Google will announce its next-generation Pixel telephones subsequent week on Oct. four. Fairly just a few leaks paint an unofficial image of what options we’re more likely to get within the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. A headphone jack just isn’t one in all them, Android Authority reviews.
Whereas not less than one Proinertech editor will not purchase the Pixel 2 with no headphone jack, they’re on the best way out, with extra telephone makers eradicating them — together with Apple. As an alternative popping in wired headphones or earbuds, telephones with out jacks require you to make use of a converter dongle, or else use wi-fi headphones. As a result of the converter dongle makes use of the charger port, you would not have the ability to cost the telephone whereas utilizing a wired headset simultaneous.
The unique Google Pixel got here with a headphone jack, and a few followers could also be unhappy to see it go.
Android Authority cites an supply and an inside doc for the report’s info. Nonetheless, take this with a grain of salt. Proinertech wasn’t capable of independently confirm the data and Google didn’t reply to a request for remark.
Listed here are another rumors. The Pixel 2 telephones are reported to make use of dual-stereo audio system in lieu of the headphone jack. The bigger Pixel 2 XL might have an 80 to 85 p.c screen-to-body ratio (the Be aware eight is roughly 83 p.c), and the entrance and rear cameras may take higher photographs however will not be twin digital camera.
Some rumored Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL specs:
Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chip (opposite to some rumors)64GB and 128GB storage optionsIP67 mud and water resistanceA squeezable “Lively Edge” function like on the HTC U11An E-SIM card slot permitting you to hook up with totally different networks with out swapping SIM playing cards
The Pixel 2 and the Pixel 2 XL are stated to have totally different battery capacities (three,520mAh within the Pixel 2 XL versus. 2,700mAh for the Pixel 2) and a QHD show (2K decision) on the Pixel 2 XL, versus a FHD show (1080p decision) on the Pixel 2.
Keep tuned to Proinertech throughout subsequent week’s Google occasion to listen to all of the official information on the the subsequent batch of Pixel telephones.