Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL Price is Revealed in India by Google shortly after the launch event over. At Rs. 61,000 worth in India, pixel 2 is positioned slightly less than the base variant of iPhone 8 (Rs. 64,000), whereas the pixel 2 XL prices Rs. 73,000 for the 64GB storage choice, again under 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.
- Google Pixel 2 price in India starts from Rs. 61,000
- Google Pixel 2 XL price in India starts at Rs. 73,000.
- Both go up for pre-orders on October 26
NEW YORK: Tech giant Google today unveiled the second generation of its Pixel smartphone – Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL – which will be available in India from November 15 priced at Rs 61,000 onwards.
The devices, which will compete in the premium segment with devices like Apple’s iPhone 8 and X as well as Samsung’s Note 8, will be available in five other markets including the US, the UK and Australia.
Google said that with Pixel, it has “created the world’s best smartphone camera”.
“Pixel 2 is loaded with a better camera that not only lets you take great pictures but helps you understand the world around you; a battery that lasts all day; and an Assistant that helps you get more done,” it said in a statement.
During the launch event, Google also demonstrated Google Lens — a new set of visual features that builds on Google’s advancements in computer vision and machine learning.
Apart from looking up landmarks, books and music albums among others from Google Photos on the Pixel handset, users will also be able to take actions like asking Google Lens to copy URLs and contact information from a picture of a poster or business card.
“The company is bringing an early preview of Google Lens to pixel, so you can try it before anyone else,” Google said.
Pixel 2 options a 5-inch display, whereas pixel 2 XL has a six-inch display.
In India, the 64GB version of pixel 2 are going to be priced at Rs 61,000, whereas 128GB variant are going to be out there for Rs 70,000. The 64GB version of pixel 2 XL is priced at Rs 73,000 and the 128GB will be out there for Rs 82,000.
Pre-orders will commence on October 26 and will be on sale from November 1 (Pixel 2) and November 15 (Pixel 2 XL) in over 1,000 stores across the country. It will be available online on e-commerce platform, Flipkart.