Google is a name which is known all around the world. The company is an American multinational technology corporation which is well known for Internet-related services. These main services which they perform are online search, cloud computing, advertising technologies, software, and hardware. In the year 2016 Google introduced their new smartphone series which they call it as Pixel Smartphones. These smartphones were a huge success due to the amazing technologies and features which were used on the phone. Now Google has launched the successor to the Pixel smartphone, which is the Google Pixel 2.
Design and Display
Google Pixel 2 smartphone is an elegantly designed device which comes in different colors. The colors in which the phone is available in are as follows: Just Black, Clearly White and Kinda Blue all of which are better than the other. The smartphone has an excellent built-quality with superior performance. The 5-inch display is perfectly integrated to the front of the device for a good user experience and the forward-facing camera, as well as the proximity sensor, is integrated just above the screen. As you see the device you will definitely notice a cutout on the top as well as on the bottom, both of which are front firing speakers to let you enjoy the superior audio quality. The navigation buttons are missing from the hardware and is now placed on the display for the convenience of users. The rear of the device has an Aluminum unibody with a hybrid coating which makes the device look good as well as let it have a premium feel. On the center of the back of the smartphone, the device is equipped with a round fingerprint sensor which improves the security of the device and on the top left the powerful camera as well the flash is nicely integrated. Pixel 2 packs a 5-inch Cinematic display which brings in original colors and details of images with absolute clarity. The Full HD AMOLED display featured in the smartphone lets you see amazing pictures and the product has a screen resolution of 1920 x 1080 with a 441-ppi pixel density. The AMOLED display featured in the device makes the smartphone have a brighter screen which in turn makes clear visuals even in bright and sunny areas. The smartphone features a 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass to make the phone more attractive as well as strong and scratch resistant. Similarly, the 100000:1 super contrast ratio along with the True black level featured in the display of the smartphone produces excellent visuals as well as it shows brighter whites and darker blacks.
The camera on the previous version of Pixel was one of the top-rated cameras when the phone was launched, so is the camera on the new Pixel. Unlike some of the top end smartphones, this phone does not have a dual-rear camera. But the camera performs as expected and has the ability to take ultra-clear photos with its amazing sensors. The rear camera is equipped with a 12.2-megapixel sensor for some of the best photos to be taken and the f/1.8 aperture let more light into the sensor for brighter photos. The camera has some amazing features like the autofocus with laser + dual pixel phase detection and Optical + electronic image stabilization. The Optical + electronic image stabilization allows users to take excellent pictures by reducing shakes and vibrations. The rear camera has the capability to record 4K videos at 30fps and 1080p videos at 30fps, 60fps or even 120fps. The front-facing camera on the smartphone too is an excellent camera and has an 8-megapixel sensor for clear selfies. The camera has a f/2.4 aperture to easily take selfies with more light in it and the Fixed focus feature helps you to shoot quick selfies. An important feature of the secondary camera is that this has the capability to shoot Full HD videos at 30 frames per second. This camera allows you to take part in video calls and conferences with excellent video quality.
Memory and Processor
Google has equipped its new smartphone with the processor that is manufactured and designed by Qualcomm which is known to be the world’s best smartphone processor manufacturer. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 which is known to be one of the most powerful and latest processors is integrated on the device and clocks at 2.35 GHz + 1.9 GHz. The 64 Bit Octa-Core processor lets you use the device fast and lag-free even while you are using heavy applications and the processing time will considerably be reduced. The Adreno 540 GPU which is integrated on the device helps you to play games which require heavy graphics with ease. You will not feel any lag and will keep up with your expectations. The smartphone is integrated with a 4 GB RAM for the best performance and multitasking will be a whole lot easier for you. Google launched the product with two storage options, the 64 GB variant and the 128 GB variant both of which are more than enough for normal users. Another important facility which Google has given to its customers is the unlimited online storage for photos and videos. This option helps you to store your pictures and videos forever on the cloud for free of charge even after your storage on phone runs out.
The astonishing product is IP67 certified which makes it water and dust resistant. This feature on the device lets you use your phone carelessly while you are partying hard or even when you are on a long journey through dust-filled places. Similarly, the Corning Gorilla Glass 5 secures your phone to an extent by making the display safe from small impact and from scratches. A variety of sensors like the Active Edge, Proximity/Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer/Gyrometer, Magnetometer, Pixel Imprint which is the back-mounted fingerprint sensor, Barometer and Hall effect sensor makes the device easy to operate which improves the overall usability. For better connectivity and data transfer, the smartphone is equipped with a USB-C 3.1 Gen port which is much faster than conventional USB 2.0. Unlike some of the latest smartphones, this device only features a single SIM slot which lets you use only a single SIM at a time.