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Postby bmyoungs » Wed Oct 04, 2017 1:07 pm

Pixel 2xl looks neat regular pixel is a hard pass

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Postby Tyler » Thu Oct 05, 2017 6:43 am

bmyoungs wrote:Source of the post Pixel 2xl looks neat regular pixel is a hard pass

No headphone jack on either?

Also announced:
$160 bluetooth headphones. Gimmick is they work with Google Translate, but any headphones do that already?
$50 and $300 Google Homes
Candid camera. Google Clips. Place it in a room and it will take pictures of interesting things or people it recognizes. $250
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Postby ejhartman91 » Thu Oct 19, 2017 11:01 am

I checked out both of these phones in a verizon store this past weekend. I honestly liked the Pixel 2 better. It's the perfect size and has all the same internals as the Pixel 2 XL. Early reviews say battery life is great and that the XL has some screen issues.
Ordered the Pixel 2 yesterday. Supposed to come with a free Google Home mini.
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Postby bmyoungs » Thu Oct 19, 2017 6:51 pm

ejhartman91 wrote:I checked out both of these phones in a verizon store this past weekend. I honestly liked the Pixel 2 better. It's the perfect size and has all the same internals as the Pixel 2 XL. Early reviews say battery life is great and that the XL has some screen issues.
Ordered the Pixel 2 yesterday. Supposed to come with a free Google Home mini.
I thought the XL issues were based on reviews of the v30 screen since they are the same panel? Or is it more than the inconsistent color on low brightness?

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Postby ejhartman91 » Thu Oct 19, 2017 7:20 pm

bmyoungs wrote:
ejhartman91 wrote:I checked out both of these phones in a verizon store this past weekend. I honestly liked the Pixel 2 better. It's the perfect size and has all the same internals as the Pixel 2 XL. Early reviews say battery life is great and that the XL has some screen issues.
Ordered the Pixel 2 yesterday. Supposed to come with a free Google Home mini.
I thought the XL issues were based on reviews of the v30 screen since they are the same panel? Or is it more than the inconsistent color on low brightness?

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Not exactly sure I just know that the only negatives for the pixel 2 have been the bezels. The 2 XL has a lot of criticism for its display panel.

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Postby Blue Jackets » Tue Oct 24, 2017 6:20 am

ejhartman91 wrote:Source of the post The 2 XL has a lot of criticism for its display panel.

Two-week-old Pixel 2 XL displays are already showing burn-in
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Postby Tyler » Tue Oct 24, 2017 6:57 am

Blue Jackets wrote:Source of the post Two-week-old Pixel 2 XL displays are already showing burn-in

That's terrible. I wonder if Google is going to offer some kind of replacement option.
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Postby cwilkins88 » Tue Oct 24, 2017 7:57 am

These are usually pretty good about it, but man, that was some shoddy testing.

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