Pixel 2: 4K screen, Android and Snapdragon 835 8?

The success of smartphones from Google, Pixel and Pixel XL, allow the Mountain View giant to be confident about the events. The group is currently preparing the second generation pixels, for now called Pixel 2. Despite the scarcity of rumors, few clues have leaked.

If the rumors are confirmed, Google is trying to provide a smartphone capable of standing up to many of its competitors, clearly would target the high-end market.

Snapdragon 835 CPU and even as 6GB of RAM?

According to the site 9to5Google, the new smartphone from Google could simply pick the highest-end processor market, the Snapdragon 835, presented by Qualcomm at CES 2017 in Las Vegas. The Samsung Galaxy S8 was announced as having this processor, which Samsung would have obtained exclusivity for the start of production (see Samsung Galaxy S8: complete information and rumors).

The processor would be accompanied by a fair amount of RAM: 4 GB according to some sources, but maybe even 6GB It would then be part of the new generation of smartphones with 6GB of RAM, whose first models were released in 2016. . all work on Android 8 and Android O, whose name is not yet known and that Google is expected to unveil 17 May 2017 at the Google I / O conference.

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A waterproof smartphone with a new camera?

screen side, Google would opt rumored for two formats: a 5-inch and 5.7 inches. One of them could be a 4K screen. The smartphone is waterproof (with IP 68 certification, perhaps, that seems to be a major trend of the market) and would benefit from the fast charge "Quick Charge 4.0" permitted by the Snapdragon 835 that provides up 5 hours load being connected as 5 minutes, according to Qualcomm.

One of the major assets of Pixel 2, however, would be his new camera. It seeks increased performance during low-light pictures. According 9to5Google, however, it would not be high performance in terms of definition.

Pixel 2 is expected in October or November 2017, after the iPhone 8 and well beyond the Samsung Galaxy S8.

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Edited on 03/02/2017 at 24:16