After the arrival of the Google Pixel several months ago are beginning to see the news about the Google Pixel 2. Last year 2016 officially presented the Google Pixel and Pixel XL, two new devices from Google that would end the Nexus brand and mark a before and after in the history of Android.
No doubt, Google did a good job with the Pixel and many users who qualify as the best smartphone in the market, but also have defects like the rest of the devices and in this case one of the most criticized has been its high price. While the old Nexus were placed in the market as mid-range smartphones with a good price / quality ratio, the Pixel changed drastically this concept, becoming high-end phones and are a great economic outlay, as well as rivals direct from Apple and Samsung.
Regarding the future Google Pixel 2, an improvement is expected in all those things that failed in the original model, which would also be accompanied by an increase in price, but some rumors indicate that there will be a more economical version named at the moment Pixel 2B.
Google Pixel 2: only two versions for the next Google smartphone
Expected in 3 models, there would finally be only 2! The Google Pixel Phone still passes under the radars. Two code names have surfaced: Walleye and Taimen. The third, Muskie, would have been abandoned according to latest news.
One can imagine that Google wants to focus on 2 models, such as competition, instead of 3. Samsung unveils a normal version and more of its Galaxy, while Apple does the same with its new iPhone.
Release date of Google Pixel 2:
The release date of Google Pixel 2 has not been formally proclaimed. The Google smartphone is expected for the last quarter of 2017, probably during the month of October.
Price of Google Pixel 2:
No announcement has been made about the price of Google Pixel 2. As it is high-end smartphones, one can expect a high price. As a reminder, the Google Pixels were sold at the exit between 649 and 769 dollars. The head of the hardware division of Google, Rick Osterloh, has confirmed that this year will reach Pixel 2 and that will continue to be a high price high range.
News on Google Pixel 2:
- There will be only two versions of the Google Pixel 2: a “normal” version and an XL version, similar to what Apple does with its iPhone or Samsung with its Galaxy S range. The Google Pixel XL 2 should be well larger than its predecessor, which had a diagonal of 5.5 inches.
- After the iPhone 7, the jack could disappear from Google Pixel 2. This is indicated by an internal document unveiled by 9to5Google.
- The Google Pixel 2 should be fully waterproof. You can expect IP68 certification.