Google Pixel 2 event scheduled for October 4

Google Pixel 2 invite

After several rumors, Google has announced on event on October 4th to unveil its next-generation Pixel smartphones, even though earlier rumor said it would be October 5th. Thinking about changing phones? Stay tuned for more on October 4 says a new page on website. This is the same date the first-generation Pixel phones were announced. It has also released a video with several questions starting with “Why is my smartphone..?”

Live images and earlier leaks of the phones already confirmed no 3.5mm headphone jack, front-facing stereo speakers, always-on display, squeezable frame, fingerprint sensor on the back and single rear camera for the phones.

Google Pixel XL 2

The Pixel 2 is said to come with a 4.97-inch 1080p OLED display and the Pixel XL 2 is expected to come with a 5.99-inch Quad HD OLED display. A recent FCC filing revealed that the Pixel 2 will be made by HTC, come with Active Edge squeeze interaction, 64GB internal storage and run on Android 8.0.1. The Pixel XL 2 will be made by LG and is expected to come with 128GB storage.

Recent rumors revealed that the phone will be powered by Snapdragon 835 SoC due to delay in Snapdragon 836. Press shots and complete specifications of the phones are expected to surface soon.

Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

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