You Can Now Pre-Order The Google Pixel 2 And Pixel 2 XL In Indiaby Ajinkya October 26, 2017
Google’s Pixel 2 line-up is now available for pre-order in India. Deliveries will commence on November 1 for Pixel 2 and November 2 for Pixel 2 XL. The iPhone competitor is exclusively available via Flipkart. The Pixel 2 base model with 64 GB storage is priced at Rs 61,000. For double the storage, you will have to spend Rs 70,000. The 64 GB Pixel 2 XL costs Rs. 73,000, while the 128 GB variant will make you poorer by Rs 82,000.
Flipkart has added a few goodies for early birds. The online retailer will offer additional Rs 5000 off on exchanging select smartphones. You will also get a guaranteed 50 percent buyback value if you choose to sell the Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL in near future. Since the Pixel phones are quite expensive, there’s also an EMI facility for no additional cost. The EMI can be as low as Rs 3389 per month. Last but not the least, Flipkart will be giving away Sennheiser headset worth Rs 11,990 for just Re 1.
Both the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 system on chip. It hosts an octa-core CPU clocked at 2.35 GHz and is coupled with Adreno 540 GPU to handle gaming. These devices have 4 GB RAM. Smaller among the two, the Pixel 2 features a 5-inch AMOLED display. The panels boast of an impressive contrast ratio of 100000:1. This ensures darkest blacks and brightest whites. The screen is protected by 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The Pixel 2 XL delivers all the goodness in a bigger 6-inch Quad HD+ pOLED display.
The Pixel 2 comes with a 2700 mAh battery while the XL variant packs in 3520 mAh pack. Both the phones feature a 12 MP camera with EIS (Electronic image stabilization). In terms of software, you get the latest Android Oreo 8.0 out of the box.