Google Pixel 2 XL

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Announced:
Oct 4, 2017
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Oct 19, 2017

PhoneArena Rating:

9.0
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Display

Display size:

6.0 inches

Resolution:

1440 x 2880 pixels

Pixel density:

537 ppi

Technology:

P-OLED

Screen-to-body ratio:

76.66 %

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

12.2 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Optical image stabilization, Laser and Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.6"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Flash:

Dual LED

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features:

Optical image stabilization, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

8 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

6.22 x 3.02 x 0.31 inches (157.9 x 76.7 x 7.9 mm)

Weight:

6.17 oz (175 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum, Glass

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP 67

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Notification light

Colors:

Black, White

Multimedia

Headphones:

USB Type-C (reversible)

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998

Processor:

Octa-core, 2350 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU:

Adreno 540

RAM:

4 GB

Internal storage:

128 GB, not expandable

OS:

Android (9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo, 8.0 Oreo)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

USB 3.1

Connector:

USB Type-C (reversible)

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer

Other:

NFC, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38, 40, 41

UMTS:

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data:

LTE-A Cat 15/5 (800/75 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Battery

Capacity:

3520 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable

Charging:

USB Power Delivery

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration, Phone profiles, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Sep 19, 2017

FCC ID value:

ZNFG011C link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

1.00 W/kg

Body:

0.40 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.41 W/kg

Shopping information

MSRP price:

$ 949

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ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Google Pixel 2 XL

with 64 GB storage

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

64 GB

MSRP price:

$ 849

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

  • High screen-to-body ratio (76.66 %)
  • Extremely high pixel density screen (537 ppi)
  • Large camera sensor pixel size (1.4 μm)

Cons

No Cons

Description

The Google Pixel 2 XL is the physically larger counterpart to the Pixel 2, offering the same top-notch hardware specs, in addition to a bigger screen and a greater battery reserve. Its 6-inch display is built around the 18:9 aspect ratio, meaning that it is taller, fitting more content without being impossibly difficult to hold. Stereo speakers are on board with this one, but a 3.5mm jack isn't. A highlight of the Pixel 2 XL is the 12MP camera. While it is no slower than any other high-end camera, this shooter uses multiple frame processing to create photos with better dynamics range. Portrait mode is also on board.

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