Google launched its second generation Pixel smartphones last month. Soon after, the pre-orders for the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL started on October 26. The Pixel 2 went on sale first on November 1, and the Pixel 2 XL is now available for purchase starting today exclusively via Flipkart. The Pixel 2 XL starts at Rs 73,000 for the base variant with 64GB storage, and Rs 82,000 for the 128GB variant.
At this moment on Flipkart, only the Just Black color variant of the Pixel 2 XL is available. The Black and White Pixel 2 XL is currently out of stock. There are a few offers for Pixel 2 XL buyers starting with No Cost EMIs from Rs 6,834 per month. You can also exchange your old device and get up to Rs 20,000 off, and up to Rs 7,100 extra off on exchanging Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones.
There’s a cash back offer of Rs 8,000 for HDFC Bank credit card holders, while Axis Bank Buzz credit card holders get additional 5 percent discount. Also, the Pixel 2 XL comes with a 2-year warranty following multiple reports of issues faced by users. RELATED: Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL warranty extended to 2 years
Google Pixel 2 XL specifications
Google Pixel 2 XL features a 6-inch P-OLED QHD+ display with Gorilla Glass 5 on top and aspect ratio of 18:9. Under the hood of the smartphone, runs Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 octa-core processor paired with 4GB of RAM. In the photography department, the Pixel 2 XL sports a 12.2-megapixel rear camera of f/1.8 aperture, optical image stabilization (OIS), 4K video recording capabilities and Machine Learning-based Portrait Mode. Up front, the smartphone houses an 8-megapixel camera with the same Portrait Mode for bokeh effect. ALSO READ: Google Pixel 2 XL Vs Apple iPhone X Vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Camera Comparison
The connectivity options on the Pixel 2 XL include 4G LTE with VoLTE support, Bluetooth 5.0, and Wi-Fi. On the software front, the Pixel 2 XL runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box. Keeping the smartphone ticking is a 3,520mAh battery. The smartphone is also IP67 certified for water and dust resistance, and feature’s HTC’s Edge Sense technology where you can squeeze the sides to invoke the Google Assistant. DON’T MISS: Google Pixel 2 XL Review: The AI-first smartphone