ASUS has launched Zenfone V exclusively for Verizon in the US. It comes with bigger 6 inch Quad HD+ 18:9 Full View Display. The smartphone runs on Snapdragon 835 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM. Network features include 4G VoLTE support, WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.2, Global Positioning System and USB Type-C.
Google's Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will ship with 18W USB Type-C and PD (power delivery) power adapters but as mentioned earlier it supports 27W charging from compliant PD chargers as well. The Pixel is in part a diversified revenue driver, but it's also a bellwether for the rest of the Android smartphone market, created to showcase what the OS and its services - including Google Assistant - are capable of. In other words, there's no use in arguing about it when it comes to those factors. But everything shot by Google Clips stays within the camera's 16GB of onboard storage until you decide which images are worth saving and sharing. The app already lets you translate spoken and written words to dozens of languages, but when using the Buds and your phone in conjunction you can have a conversation with someone speaking a foreign language in real time. It has a 3340mAh battery and is available in aurora blue, graphite black and prestige gold colour options.
"All you have to do is hold down the right earbud and say, 'Help me speak Italian.' As you talk, your Pixel phone's speaker will play the translation in Italian out loud". A recent update brings in some Android Oreo features and functionalities to the launcher. It comes with Fingerprint sensor on its back side.
In India, the Pixel 2 will be priced as: Pixel 2 64GB (Rs 61,000), Pixel 2 128GB (Rs 70,000), Pixel 2 XL 64GB (Rs 73,000), Pixel 2 XL 128GB (Rs 82,000). In the camera department, they feature a 12.2MP primary camera with EIS, OIS, f/1.8 aperture, an LED flash, and support for 4K recording. The phone features a 3520mAh battery. The Pixelbook also sports a backlit soft touch keyboard. However, to get the Pixel 2 Style Search bar, you have to upgrade to Action Launcher Plus (Paid).
In an apparent move to challenge Apple's hit AirPods, Google introduced its own wireless headphones that it called the Pixel Buds. It is already available for pre-order in the U.S. and will start shipping from October 19.
There is always intense hype around a Google event, and this time the company also delivered. It just weighs around 60.5 grams and is priced at United States dollars 249. It also has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. They also unveiled the Google Pixelbook, a new and updated version of their successful Chromebook line of devices. This implies that it will be shorter and narrower when used. Official note from Google suggests that it will offer up to three hours of smart capture on a single charge.