The smartphone from Google Pixel series 2 XL which was unveiled in India back in October seems to have gained a price reduction. However, this happens to be a short-lived one also the handset soon will return to its normal price tag. In accordance to a tweet by Mahesh Telecom, a Mumbai-based dealer who possess an excellent reputation of exposing information about price tag reductions as well as accessibility, The offer price of the 64GB variant of Google Pixel 2 XL is valued at Rs. 64,999 and Rs. 73,999 for the 128GB variant. The original price tag(launch price) of these two variants 64GB and 128GB is Rs. 73,000 and Rs. 82,000 respectively.
Furthermore, it appears like those who gonna utilize this offer will also get an extra cash back of Rs. 8,000 If he/she purchase this offered handset through an HDFC credit card and opting to purchase via EMI payment method. The tweet also remarks that this price reduction of Rs. 8,000 on the Google Pixel 2 XL is going to be applicable only to the dates between December 9 and 15. Even if the dealer has released the news concerning the price reduction of the Pixel 2 XL handset, We cannot find any official reports from Google up to now.
As we already know the Google Pixel 2 comes with a 5 inch 1080p Full HD display screen whereas the Pixel 2 XL includes a QHD plus 6-inch P-OLED touchscreen display with 18: 9 aspect ratio and 2880×1440 pixels. The Pixel 2 duo uses Snapdragon 835 SoC combined with 4GB RAM and 64GB or 128GB space for storage. Both Pixel 2 and 2 XL possess the latest Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. When it comes to the camera it got 12.2MP(f/1 .8 aperture) primary camera at the backside and 8 MP(f/2 .4 aperture) selfie shooter at front.
Both handsets operate on latest Android version 8.0 Oreo. The Pixel 2 bears a battery power 2700mAh whereas Pixel 2 XL has a 3520mAh battery. It is believed that the battery pack benefits fast charging which offers 7 hours of usage in 15 minutes of charge. The main letdown of these handsets is that both of them do not possess a 3 .5mm audio jack in preference of the USB Type-C slot.