The Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL have gone up for pre-orders in India, with the former set for a November 1 release date and the latter a November 15 one. Flipkart’s handling online duties, while retailers like Croma, Vijay Sales, Reliance Digital, Poorvika, Sangeetha, and Bajaj Electronics are taking care of offline business.
The 64GB Pixel 2 is priced at Rs 61000 and its 128GB counterpart goes for Rs 70000. The Pixel 2 XL ups things to Rs 73000 for its 64GB version and Rs 82000 for its 128GB one. Flipkart has a couple of offers up its sleeve to entice people into buying the handsets early.
First of all, they’ll get a Sennheiser Headset worth Rs 11990 at just Re 1. Customers will additionally receive a Rs 8000 cashback if they opt for EMI transactions on their HDFC Bank Credit Card. Axis Bank Buzz Credit Card holders will get an extra 5% off. The Pixel pair is also being granted an additional Rs 5000 over the regular exchange value.
Common specifications of the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL:
– Display: 5-inch 1080 x 1920p/6-inch 2880 x 1440p
– OS: Android 8.0 Oreo
– Storage: 64GB/128GB
– RAM: 4GB
– CPU: Snapdragon 835
– Camera: 12.2MP rear, 8MP front
– Battery: 2700mAh/3520mAh
– Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fiac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB-C, NFC, GLONASS, eSIM
This means that Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL buyers can get up to Rs 25000 for their older handset. Lastly, there are No Cost EMI schemes starting from Rs 3389/month and other EMIs at Rs 2085/month. You can pre-order the Pixel 2 here and Pixel 2 XL here.