Google Pixel 2 Review

Score: 81.6 / 100

Google Pixel 2 is an absolutely great cellphone launched in 2017, including an extremely powerful Octa-Core processor ticking at 2.35 GHz, a good size 5 inches display, and two cameras, a 12.2 MP back facing camera and an 8 mega-pixels front side camera.

Google decided to sell this cellphone with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 system chip, including an exceptional Octa-Core processing unit running at 2350 MHz and a big 4 GB of RAM. A good point of this phone is its astonishing 128 GB internal memory and whereas it doesn't come with an external SD slot, it it is more than enough to store hundreds of applications without worrying about how much storage capacity is left.

Although the Google Pixel 2 is just 5.74" long, it is able to fit a a 5 inches display. Being just 0.31" thick,the Google Pixel 2 is extremely slim and practical. Google sells the Google Pixel 2 in 3 color options, black, blue and white. Google has made a very nice job making the Google Pixel 2 as lightweight as 5.04 ounces. This phone uses Aluminum and Glass .

The Google Pixel 2 features two cameras, a 12.2 megapixels back facing camera and an 8 mega-pixels front side camera. Its back facing camera lens has a maximum f/1.8 aperture so it can capture excellent pictures even in low-light situations. It is capable of capturing 3840x2160 4K videos at 30 frames per second, and slow-motion videos up to 1280x720 (HD) at 240 fps.

This device includes a beautiful 1080 x 1920 (Full HD) 5" screen, giving this cellphone a unique graphical experience.

The Google Pixel 2 provides WiFi connection (which can be provided to other devices acting as a router), 4G (LTE-A) ultra fast internet connection and also HSPA+ connectivity (a lower speed 4G type) and 3G fast connectivity, over HSDPA and HSUPA technologies. This cellphone has dual SIM to be able to to work with two different phone lines or carriers.

This device comes with an incredible 2700 mAh Li - Ion non-removable battery providing this cellphone an extremely long battery life. An issue to take into account is that the Google Pixel 2's battery isn't removable so you won't be able to replace it when it begins to have trouble holding its charge, though with such a great capacity you will probably buy a new phone before it happens.

The Google Pixel 2 also features a great numbre of cool characteristics such as Fingerprint Identification, NFC (Near Field Communication), Bluetooth (5.0 ) and GPS Localization, and plenty of sensors like Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer and Compass.

Google offers this phone for only 129 dollars, which is a real bargain comparing with similar phones. This phone is probably the correct option for you no matter if you are looking for a phone to majorly use social networks and internet browsing, need a cellphone for playing games, love photography or need a cellphone for work.

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Device Type:Phone
Dimensions:5.74 x 2.74 x 0.31 inchesMetric14.58 x 6.96 x 0.79 cmImperial
Weight:5.04 ouncesMetric142.88 gImperial
Colors:Black, Blue and White
Materials:Aluminum and Glass
Scratch Resistant Glass:Yes
Release date:2017-10-19
Price:$ 129.00


Screen Type:AMOLED
Size:5 inchesMetric12.7 cmImperial
Resolution:1920 x 1080 pixels (Full HD)
Pixel density:441 pixels per inchMetric173.62 pixels per cmImperial
Touch screen:No


Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Processor:Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm (Octa-Core 2350 MHz)
RAM Memory:4 GB
Graphics Processor:Adreno 540
Internal Memory:128 GB
SD Card Slot:No SD card slot


Battery type:Li - Ion
Capacity:2700 mAh


Back camera:12.2 megapixels
    Focal length:27mm (35mm equivalence)
    Sensor size:0.38 inches (1/2.6")
Front camera:8 megapixels
Max video resolution:3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K)
Max slow motion video:1280 x 720 (240 fps) (HD)
Camera features:Slow Motion Video (8 times slower)


    Mobile Hotspot:Yes
SIM Card Type:Nano SIM
Dual SIM:Yes
LTE (4G) Bands:1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 32(1500 L-band), 66(AWS-3), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
UMTS Bands:Bands 5(850), 8(900), 4(1700/2100), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Technologies:LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA

Other Features

Bluetooth:Version 5.0
NFC (Near Field Communication):Yes
Fingerprint ID:Yes
Sensors:Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor