Best Buy leaks the Google Pixel 2/XL, preorders coming with a free Home Mini


After Walmart, it's Best Buy Canada's turn to spill the beans on the pre-order promos that the upcoming Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL flagships may come with. It looks like Google is throwing in the new Home Mini smart speaker for free with the purchase of the phones. 

Given that the Amazon Dot Echo rival is said to cost $49 in the US (in Canada it's apparently going for CAD 80), it's a decent enough deal for those who want to be Google-ed up and ready for the zombie apocalypse. 

Best Buy's Canadian circular includes pictures of the new Pixels in the flesh, too, confirming all the leaks and official renders we have seen so far, so there is a great chance that what you see in the snaps here is exactly what Google will unveil later today. 

source: Reddit

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Pixel XL
  • Display 5.5" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 12.3 MP / 8 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 821, Quad-core, 2150 MHz
  • Storage 128 GB
  • Battery 3450 mAh(32h talk time)
Pixel 2 XL
  • Display 6.0" 1440 x 2880 pixels
  • Camera 12.2 MP / 8 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, Octa-core, 2350 MHz
  • Storage 128 GB
  • Battery 3520 mAh

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6 Comments

1. pokharkarsaga

Posts: 550; Member since: Feb 23, 2012

2. Stranger

Posts: 73; Member since: Jan 19, 2017

Thanks mate

3. surethom1

Posts: 31; Member since: May 01, 2009

Nice, hopefully this means the Mini will launch in all country's that have the Google Home UK included.

4. Bankz

Posts: 2543; Member since: Apr 08, 2016

just release this bad buoy already

5. Whitedot

Posts: 809; Member since: Sep 26, 2017

Colourful power button looks nice.

6. Sakeem

Posts: 857; Member since: Sep 05, 2012

Sigh.............I truly have no reason to upgrade to the XL2....my OG XL still works like the first time I turned it on. This is the first time I can say that regarding a phone I've used. I just don't think I can resist though. The looks of the XL2 have grown on me and depending on what they announce today as far as features.....I may just go ahead and purchase it.

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