This might be the worst thing about Google’s upcoming Pixel 2

This might be the worst thing about Google's upcoming Pixel 2

The Pixel 2 is set to launch in just a few months, which explains the sudden increase of Pixel 2 rumors. A new report details the design and specs of the upcoming Pixel phones, potentially revealing what may turn out to be the worst thing about Google’s new Pixel 2 series.

Recent reports have said that Google is still making two Pixel devices this year, just like it did in 2016. But HTC and LG will each build a Pixel phone, including the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, respectively. Furthermore, a recent alleged benchmark result for the Pixel 2 XL showed some of the phone’s main specs, suggesting the phone will have an all-screen design just like the iPhone 8 and Galaxy S8.

A brand new leak delivers more details about the design and features of these two unreleased phones, including a detail that you won’t like. If this xda-developers report is correct, then Google’s new Pixels will not be identical.

Last year, Google finally launched the kind of “Nexus” phones fans wanted. The Pixel and Pixel XL were identical, except for screen and battery sizes. And these differences are only there because one is bigger than the other. That might change in the worst possible way with the Pixel 2 line.

According to the report, the Pixel 2 XL, or Taimen, will have a 5.99-inch OLED display with 1440p resolution, sporting a smaller bezel than the Pixel XL’s. Comparatively, the Pixel 2, or Walleye, will have the same 4.97-inch display with Full HD resolution as its predecessor, with the design being “almost identical” to the original Pixel.

In other words, it sounds like the Pixel 2 XL will have a better screen-to-body ratio than the Pixel 2.

One other reason to dislike the Pixel 2 is that it may ditch the 3.5mm …read more

Source:: Yahoo News

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