Google Pixel And Pixel XL Get Huge Discounts In The US

Posted August 08, 2017

"Use Google Keep on your Pixel to quickly capture voice-recorded lecture notes, create reminders and share lists", was one touted set of uses for the phone that Google noted in its back-to-school related offering.

As we get closer to the official announcement of Google's new Pixel phones, the leaks are starting to pick up. Apart from this, the latest report adds that these smartphones will not have thin bezels.

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"Just got another tip that Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 will both ditch the headphone jack". The discount on the bigger Pixel device is $200.

Various rumors and leaks about Google Pixel 2 have left little to the imagination. Nokia has identified their phones as the flawless replacements for Google Nexus hence the success of Nokia 8 may make Google regret pulling the plug on the Nexus program. So, there would be a single camera setup at the back panel of the upcoming Google Pixel 2 smartphone. Will you be buying one or are you getting the larger Pixel XL 2? The tipster (unfortunately) confirmed to GSMArena that the Pixel 2 lacks a 3.5mm headphone jack as well, as was previously reported. The Pixel 2 will also keep HTC as its manufacturer. Just like the HTC U11, the phone is also said to feature squeeze-sensitive frames that could activate certain apps or features of the phone.

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The Google Pixel 2 will likely be unveiled in October. It started last Friday when VentureBeat shared a blurry image of the Pixel 2, which looked eerily like the first Pixel. Ahead of the new phone's launch, the search engine giant has slashed the price of its current phones. Meanwhile, the Google Pixel is now available at its discounted price of $524, down from its original price of $649.

Apart from these cash discounts on the original pricing of these smartphones, Google will also provide a free Daydream virtual reality headset along with their flagship smartphones.

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While the Google Pixel 2 is on its way to release, Google is planning on improving on a number of features that were missed out on the original Pixel phones.