Google Pixel 2 Releasing on October 5 Featuring Latest Snapdragon on 836 SoC
Google is apparently preparing itself to launch the next set of Pixel smart phones, tentatively; they called it Pixel 2 and Pixel XL.
According to the trustworthy leaker Evan Blass, that Google’s second generation Pixel handsets, powered by Snapdragon 836 SoC’s will be announce publicly on 5th day of October this year. Earlier Evan Blass provided a correct leaks and information about different smart phones, so this information about Google Pixel 2 might be considered true.
In this event, we will expect again a flagship war. Few days ago, Samsung released its new Galaxy Note 8. LG will also present their new device the LG V30 on August 31 and also there are rumors that Apple will launch its new iPhone 8 this coming September.
Based from the report of Android Authority, if the statement of Evan Blass is confirmed correct, apparently Google Pixel 2 XL and Google Pixel 2 will be introduced almost exactly a year after the release of the original Pixel. HTC and LG will be the one who will manufacture the two new smartphone and the device will have more specification including the Qualcomm Snapdragon 836 as its processor.
As reported by NDTV, Google Pixel 2 was spotted on the US FCC website, which suggested that the new smartphone will be manufactured by HTC. The citations also exposed that the device will have similar frame just like the HTC U11. The website also wrote that the Google Pixel will be using Android 8.0.1 as their operating system, which is expected since the Pixels are among the first to receive the latest Android Version.
About the specifications and features of the new Google Pixel 2, the device will have built-in storage variants with a size of 64GB and 128G. It will also support 802.11ac Wi-Fi and Near Field Communication (NFC) Blueetooth. The device shows off a 4GB of RAM and they say that it will have an “Always On” display mode.
Both Google Pixel XL 2 and Pixel 2, will expected to have 5.99 QHD (1400×2560 pixels) and a 4.95-inch full-displays, which will be manufactured by LG. In addition the new Google Pixel devices are also expected to have a 3.55 mm headphone jack just like the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus.
Here is another report coming from DBS Designing stating, that the Google Pixel phone will have a less design with a circular fingerprint sensor on the back of the phone. There are also dual primary cameras that are located on the back of the device, though there is a live photos leaked from tipster, showing that there were no dual cameras on the back.
According to some speculations, Google will make the new Pixel flagship water resistant. On the other, a cheaper model Pixel 2 with lower specifications is also believed to make an appearance.
These specifications and features are just only speculations, for us to know the full and legit details of the new Google Pixel 2 we must wait the confirmation coming from Google.