Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL obsolete until you have time, but the search giant is already working on the next generation of branded smartphones.
The network has a small rendering, showing the potential design of the forthcoming smartphone Google Pixel 2 from Google. Although not small, to render clearly visible display almost the entire front panel and dual-core camera.
Aside from these two major changes, the design remained virtually unchanged compared to last year Pixel and Pixel XL, including a two-tone back panel with glossy black glass top and a matte metal bottom.
According to the source, it consists of dual camera module 16 MP, front camera – 8 MP. Based Qualcomm Snapdragon 836 processor lay, not yet announced, and only supposedly under development.
Recall, the next generation of Google Pixel smartphones get code names Walleye (walleye) and Muskie (muskellunge). Such “fish” code names in the spirit of Google branded smartphone. So, last year’s Pixel Pixel XL and called Marlin (Marlin) and Sailfish (sailing, also the fish), and Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P – Bullhead (a kind of catfish) and Angler (monkfish).
At the moment, technical details of the next Pixel is known not too much. But Rick Osterloh (Rick Osterloh), Google vice president of hardware direction, confirmed that the smartphone will remain the top-end and not to sink in the budget segment.
Google Pixel 2: Better Camera and Version Available
Thus, Google Pixel 2 receives the camera improved with an emphasis on picture quality in low light. Resolution is not the highest, but this will offset some additional features. In other words, Google will continue to position Pixel.
Will Pixel 2 be protected against moisture and dust – is not yet clear. However, it would not be superfluous, so as not to lag behind the flagships of other manufacturers.
Currently seen several prototypes Pixel 2 with different chipsets, one with Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, the second with an unnamed model from Intel, and the third – with a proprietary processor created by Google itself.
Expected Google Pixel 2 design with a curved screen
This year, we will exit the flagship Pixel 2 on Google good company (we want to remind you that we have at the covers Google smartphones and tablets). It is known that the device premiere is scheduled for the second half of the year, but information about it appeared on the network a month ago. The obvious is the fact that the flagship hardware filling productive and innovative PV modules. But, the news of the curved screen was a complete surprise.
Price of Google Pixel 2
According to earlier rumors, Google Pixel 2 smartphone will be protected from water standard IP67 or IP68, allowing them to withstand immersion to a depth of one and a half meters on the half hour. Estimated price for Pixel 2 is predicted $ 50 higher than that of the original, that is, the youngest model can be estimated at $ 699.