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  • Pixel 2 and its bigger sibling Pixel 2 XL were unveiled at an event in San Francisco this week, with the two new Google phones set to compete against the likes of iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy Note 8. The new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL run the Android 8.0.0 Oreo software and sport IP67-ceritifed water- and dust-resistant bodies, but do not feature the 3.5mm jack. While the former has a 5-inch AMOLED screen with full-HD resolution (1080x1920px) and 2700mAh battery, the latter sports a larger 6-inch P-OLED display with QHD+ resolution (2880x1440px) with 18:9 aspect ratio, and comes with a 3520mAh battery.The rest of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL specs are the same, such as the octa-core Snapdragon 835 processor, 4GB of RAM, a 12.2-megapixel camera with PDAF, laser autofocus, OIS, and dual-LED flash on the back, and a 9-megapixel camera in front. There’s a USB Type-C connector at the bottom for both charging and music, and the fingerprint sensor on the back does duty for biometrics. You also get ..

    Google Pixel 2 Launch, Jio 4G Speeds, Amazon Prime Price Increase, and More News This Week

    Pixel 2 and its bigger sibling Pixel 2 XL were unveiled at an event in San Francisco this week, with the two new Google phones set to compete against the likes of iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy Note 8. The new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL run the Android 8.0.0 Oreo software and sport IP67-ceritifed water- and dust-resistant bodies, but do not feature the 3.5mm jack. While the former has a 5-inch AMOLED screen with full-HD resolution (1080x1920px) and 2700mAh battery, the latter sports a larger 6-inch P-OLED display with QHD+ resolution (2880x1440px) with 18:9 aspect ratio, and comes with a 3520mAh battery.The rest of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL specs are the same, such as the octa-core Snapdragon 835 processor, 4GB of RAM, a 12.2-megapixel camera with PDAF, laser autofocus, OIS, and dual-LED flash on the back, and a 9-megapixel camera in front. There’s a USB Type-C connector at the bottom for both charging and music, and the fingerprint sensor on the back does duty for biometrics. You also get ..
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  • The all-new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones support fast charging which isn't exactly a new feature for a Pixel device. Though, this year Google has made it possible to charge new Pixel smartphones even faster with up to 27W USB-C charger.Google's Benson Leung in a Google+ post confirmed that the new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will ship with 18W USB Type-C and PD (power delivery) power adapters. Leung also revealed that the new Pixel devices can support up to 27W charging from compliant PD chargers. "Also, a point about the software is that starting in Android Oreo, Pixel phones (including 2016 Pixel models and the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL) now implements Type-C and PD support using the new Type-C Port Manager in the Linux kernel," he added.The default 18W for USB-C Power is capable of delivering 7 hours of usage in just 15 minutes of charging. Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL users can expect to get even better usage time considering the 27W is even quicker. Currently, there are not ma..

    Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL Ship With 18W Adapters; Support 27W Fast Charging With Compliant Charger

    The all-new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones support fast charging which isn't exactly a new feature for a Pixel device. Though, this year Google has made it possible to charge new Pixel smartphones even faster with up to 27W USB-C charger.Google's Benson Leung in a Google+ post confirmed that the new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will ship with 18W USB Type-C and PD (power delivery) power adapters. Leung also revealed that the new Pixel devices can support up to 27W charging from compliant PD chargers. "Also, a point about the software is that starting in Android Oreo, Pixel phones (including 2016 Pixel models and the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL) now implements Type-C and PD support using the new Type-C Port Manager in the Linux kernel," he added.The default 18W for USB-C Power is capable of delivering 7 hours of usage in just 15 minutes of charging. Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL users can expect to get even better usage time considering the 27W is even quicker. Currently, there are not ma..
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  • The Paytm Mera Cashback Sale has just started today, coinciding with the Flipkart Big Billion Days sale and the Amazon Great Indian Festival sale's early access for Prime members. The Paytm sale will offer deep discounts and cashback offers on almost all products, with deals on iPhone 7 and Google Pixel smartphones as the highlights. In fact, Paytm is only one offering deals on mobiles as both Amazon and Flipkart will begin mobile offers on Thursday only. If you are looking for some great Paytm sale offers and don't want to sift through all the deals, we have you covered. Check out our pick of the most attractive tech deals available on Paytm today on products such as smartphones, LED TVs, printers, and more.Amazon's New Offer Lets You Pay Next Year for Products You Buy in SaleApple iPhone 7You can grab the 32GB variant of the iPhone 7 for as low as Rs. 40,399 (effective after cashback) and the 128GB iPhone 7 for Rs. 44,780 (effective after cashback) in the Paytm sale..

    Paytm Mera Cashback Sale Offers: Deals on iPhone 7, Google Pixel, TVs, and More

    The Paytm Mera Cashback Sale has just started today, coinciding with the Flipkart Big Billion Days sale and the Amazon Great Indian Festival sale's early access for Prime members. The Paytm sale will offer deep discounts and cashback offers on almost all products, with deals on iPhone 7 and Google Pixel smartphones as the highlights. In fact, Paytm is only one offering deals on mobiles as both Amazon and Flipkart will begin mobile offers on Thursday only. If you are looking for some great Paytm sale offers and don't want to sift through all the deals, we have you covered. Check out our pick of the most attractive tech deals available on Paytm today on products such as smartphones, LED TVs, printers, and more.Amazon's New Offer Lets You Pay Next Year for Products You Buy in SaleApple iPhone 7You can grab the 32GB variant of the iPhone 7 for as low as Rs. 40,399 (effective after cashback) and the 128GB iPhone 7 for Rs. 44,780 (effective after cashback) in the Paytm sale..
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  • Google recently teased the October 4 launch of its next generation of Pixel smartphones. However, as we approach the launch date, new renders of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones, which are tipped to be manufactured by HTC and LG respectively, have been leaked on the Internet. Further, the pricing of the regular variant has been said to start from $649 and for larger variant from $849 (roughly Rs. 54,600).The newly leaked renders of the Pixel 2 XL, shared by Droid Life, show the alleged handset from the rear end and also reveal the colour variants that might be offered with the smartphone. In the shared images, we can see a Black and another White/Black option of the smartphone with the latter variant having the top portion as black and bottom portion coloured white.Interestingly, the power button on the White variant seems to be coloured in some form of orange colour. As you can see from the images, the design on the Pixel 2 XL is quite reminiscent of the last generation model ..

    Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL Leak in Renders With Price and Storage Variants Tipped

    Google recently teased the October 4 launch of its next generation of Pixel smartphones. However, as we approach the launch date, new renders of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones, which are tipped to be manufactured by HTC and LG respectively, have been leaked on the Internet. Further, the pricing of the regular variant has been said to start from $649 and for larger variant from $849 (roughly Rs. 54,600).The newly leaked renders of the Pixel 2 XL, shared by Droid Life, show the alleged handset from the rear end and also reveal the colour variants that might be offered with the smartphone. In the shared images, we can see a Black and another White/Black option of the smartphone with the latter variant having the top portion as black and bottom portion coloured white.Interestingly, the power button on the White variant seems to be coloured in some form of orange colour. As you can see from the images, the design on the Pixel 2 XL is quite reminiscent of the last generation model ..
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  • Google Pixel Buds' real-time translation feature, unveiled alongside the wireless headphones at Google's hardware event on Wednesday, will be exclusive to Pixel smartphones. This bit of news was revealed by Google to Gadgets 360 in an interaction after the event. The company says that since it won't be able to control firmware updates on third-party devices, an update may break the feature or stop it from functioning as intended, something it doesn't want.To recall, Google introduced real-time multi-lingual translation as one of the highlight features of the Pixel Buds wireless headphones. How do you use it? All you need to do is hold the right earbud, and say "Help me speak [name of language]".Google explains, "Say you're in Little Italy, and you want to order your pasta like a pro. All you have to do is hold down on the right earbud and say, 'Help me speak Italian.' As you talk, your Pixel phone's speaker will play the translation in Italian ..

    Google Pixel Buds Translation Feature Will Be Exclusive to Pixel Phones

    Google Pixel Buds' real-time translation feature, unveiled alongside the wireless headphones at Google's hardware event on Wednesday, will be exclusive to Pixel smartphones. This bit of news was revealed by Google to Gadgets 360 in an interaction after the event. The company says that since it won't be able to control firmware updates on third-party devices, an update may break the feature or stop it from functioning as intended, something it doesn't want.To recall, Google introduced real-time multi-lingual translation as one of the highlight features of the Pixel Buds wireless headphones. How do you use it? All you need to do is hold the right earbud, and say "Help me speak [name of language]".Google explains, "Say you're in Little Italy, and you want to order your pasta like a pro. All you have to do is hold down on the right earbud and say, 'Help me speak Italian.' As you talk, your Pixel phone's speaker will play the translation in Italian ..
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  • Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL were the highlights of last night’s Google event that also saw the launch of more Google Home smart speakers and a new Pixelbook convertible laptop. The new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL come loaded with features such as the squeezable frame, improved camera, better optimised battery, and better hardware-software integration courtesy Google Assistant. Of the two phones, the Pixel 2 XL is the one with the bezel-less display, something that the recently unveiled iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy Note 8 also boast of.All three smartphones are the flagships of their respective manufacturers, and come with features that distinguish them from the competition. While Google claims the Pixel 2 XL has the best smartphone camera in the market and Google Assistant-based personalisation, iPhone X has an all-new design for an Apple phone, facial recognition, a new powerful chipset, and wireless charging, among other features. Samsung Galaxy Note 8, on the other hand, has the biggest scree..

    Pixel 2 XL vs iPhone X vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Price in India, Specifications, Features Comparison

    Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL were the highlights of last night’s Google event that also saw the launch of more Google Home smart speakers and a new Pixelbook convertible laptop. The new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL come loaded with features such as the squeezable frame, improved camera, better optimised battery, and better hardware-software integration courtesy Google Assistant. Of the two phones, the Pixel 2 XL is the one with the bezel-less display, something that the recently unveiled iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy Note 8 also boast of.All three smartphones are the flagships of their respective manufacturers, and come with features that distinguish them from the competition. While Google claims the Pixel 2 XL has the best smartphone camera in the market and Google Assistant-based personalisation, iPhone X has an all-new design for an Apple phone, facial recognition, a new powerful chipset, and wireless charging, among other features. Samsung Galaxy Note 8, on the other hand, has the biggest scree..
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  • Pixel 2 price in India, along with that of its bigger sibling Pixel 2 XL, has been announced by Google soon after the launch event concluded. At Rs. 61,000 price in India, Pixel 2 is positioned slightly lower than the base variant of iPhone 8 (Rs. 64,000), while the Pixel 2 XL costs Rs. 73,000 for the 64GB storage option, again lower than the Rs. 77,000 price tag of iPhone 8 Plus. The 128GB variants of Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are priced in India at Rs. 70,000 and Rs. 82,000, respectively.While the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will be available from over 1,000 offline stores in the country, they will be exclusively available online via Flipkart. The smartphones will be up for pre-orders in India on October 26 - the former goes on sale on November 1 and the latter on November 15. Apart from the iPhone 8 models, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will compete against the likes of iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy Note 8.Google Pixel 2 specifications, featuresThe Pixel 2 features a 5-inch Cinematic 127-mm full-H..

    Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL Price in India Revealed, Launch Set for November

    Pixel 2 price in India, along with that of its bigger sibling Pixel 2 XL, has been announced by Google soon after the launch event concluded. At Rs. 61,000 price in India, Pixel 2 is positioned slightly lower than the base variant of iPhone 8 (Rs. 64,000), while the Pixel 2 XL costs Rs. 73,000 for the 64GB storage option, again lower than the Rs. 77,000 price tag of iPhone 8 Plus. The 128GB variants of Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are priced in India at Rs. 70,000 and Rs. 82,000, respectively.While the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will be available from over 1,000 offline stores in the country, they will be exclusively available online via Flipkart. The smartphones will be up for pre-orders in India on October 26 - the former goes on sale on November 1 and the latter on November 15. Apart from the iPhone 8 models, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will compete against the likes of iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy Note 8.Google Pixel 2 specifications, featuresThe Pixel 2 features a 5-inch Cinematic 127-mm full-H..
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  • Google has revealed that it will be focusing on offline presence of the new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones for the Indian market. The company stressed that the Indian consumers generally prefer purchasing premium devices only when they are able to experience it. Speaking with Gadgets 360 in an interaction following the launch, Rick Osterloh SVP Hardware and Mario Queiroz, VP, Product Management, Hardware at Google shared some insights that the company has learnt from the first generation Pixel devices.It's worth noting that the original Pixel smartphones were made available through online as well as offline channels in India. Though, the company seems determined to aggressively target the offline retailers this year with the new Pixel smartphones.On being asked about the low sales volume of the original Pixel smartphones in India, Queiroz started off by saying, "We learnt quite a bit with the first Pixel in India and one of the things we're doing is increasing our marke..

    Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL Will Have an Offline Focus in India, Says Rick Osterloh

    Google has revealed that it will be focusing on offline presence of the new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones for the Indian market. The company stressed that the Indian consumers generally prefer purchasing premium devices only when they are able to experience it. Speaking with Gadgets 360 in an interaction following the launch, Rick Osterloh SVP Hardware and Mario Queiroz, VP, Product Management, Hardware at Google shared some insights that the company has learnt from the first generation Pixel devices.It's worth noting that the original Pixel smartphones were made available through online as well as offline channels in India. Though, the company seems determined to aggressively target the offline retailers this year with the new Pixel smartphones.On being asked about the low sales volume of the original Pixel smartphones in India, Queiroz started off by saying, "We learnt quite a bit with the first Pixel in India and one of the things we're doing is increasing our marke..
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