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Google Pixel 2 XL goes up for sale in India

Google Pixel 2 XL goes up for sale in India

Google Pixel 2 XL which was launched recently is now available in India from today. Now, it has come to light that the device's camera isn't playing nice when it comes to surroundings with LED lights on.

The Pixel 2 XL comes with Active Edge feature with which you can interact with the smartphone by squeezing it.

On the other hand, the Google Pixel 2 has been available in India since November 2.

There's, however, no official word on whether or not the Mountain View, California-based company is taking the problem on priority, and when a fix will be rolled out.

There is also a cash back offer of Rs 8,000 on EMI transactions for HDFC Bank Credit Card holders. While the Pixel 2 XL was launched in Black and, Black and White (Panda) color options.

Buying the Pixel 2 XL via Jio will grant you an entire year of unlimited voice and 750GB of data valued at Rs 9999, Rs 5000 off upon exchange, and the same Rs 8000 cashback courtesy HDFC. The Pixel 2 XL offers 64GB/128GB of inbuilt storage space. Flipkart is also selling the smaller Pixel 2 at Rs. 61,000 for the 64GB variant and the 128GB variant costs Rs. 70,000. However, Flipkart is only offering the Black variant of the handset.

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Customers can also get up to Rs. 20,000 off by exchanging their old devices. The e-tailer is also giving 5% off on Axis bank Buzz credit card.

Specifications wise, the Google Pixel 2 XL flaunts a 6-inch P-OLED QHD+ display, which is the talk of the town of late, thanks to several issues such as blue shift, burn-in, etc. There's also a layer of curved glass of Gorilla Glass 5 on top of its screen.

The phone is equipped with a 12MP rear camera and 8MP front camera.

The Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC and 4GB of RAM. Both the Pixel and the Pixel 2 XL are high-end phones that aim to compete with the iPhone 8, the iPhone 8 Plus and the iPhone X.

It runs Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box and will be the first devices to get monthly security updates.