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Google Pixel 2 XL

Google Pixel 2 XL
Brand: Google
Category: Current Smartphones

Google Pixel 2 XL - Reviews and details


Outright price $1399 64GB; $1549 128GB


Screen size 6.0 inches
Screen resolution Quad HD 18:9 (2880x1440)
Pixel density 538ppi

Design and construction

Thickness 7.9mm
Weight 175g
Construction Aluminium, glass
Water resistant
Water resistance rating IP67


Rear camera 12.2 megapixels
Rear flash
Front camera 8 megapixels
Front flash
Video capture (maximum) Ultra HD 4K (3840x2160)


Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
CPU tech Octa-core (8)
Memory (RAM) 4GB
Storage Multiple variations (noted below)
Storage sizes 64GB, 128GB
Upgradeable storage No, the storage is fixed and cannot be upgraded.
Operating system Google Android (Samsung, Sony, HTC, etc)
OS version Android 8.0, “Oreo”
SIM type nanoSIM


3G/4G/5G Yes, it has both 3G and 4G.
Maximum Speed Cat 15 LTE - 800Mbps down, 75Mbps up (max)
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.x (with A2DP, LE)
GPS support
Near-Field Communication
WiFi 802.11ac (supports a/b/g/n)

Ports and security

Charge / data port Type C USB
3.5mm headset jack
Biometric security Fingerprint scanner


Battery size 3520mAh


Official Officially announced October 5, 2017