The feature that will draw more attention is the new design language, similar to the LG G6 and V30.
The reason for this is the healthy and economic bond between the two largest companies in the world.
Although the HTC U11 has the same 12mp rear camera, f/1.7 aperture lens, and Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), the Samsung Galaxy S8 captures images the way an actual person would have seen it. That means the very important aspects in photography such as light, color, and sharpness are the first three things that enter the brain of this smartphone when taking a photo and quickly adjusts to take quality images.
The key point of difference between the Pixel 2 XL and Galaxy Note 8 is going to be the software. To see what else this 6-inch handset has to offer versus some of its major competitors, we've stacked up their specs in the table below.
Google has made some changes in the interface in Pixel 2 XL. So how does Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL fare against the Apple iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus or the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8 Plus. The portrait lighting effect in iPhone X makes it stand out.
The Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL come with a IP67 water resistance, the same as all the Apple iPhones. Multiply this amount with the global demand for the iPhone X and it's easy to imagine how much money Samsung will make.
The second pricing structure could serve to take advantage of any price elasticity that exists in the market for iPhone X devices, helping fuel Apple's iPhone unit shipments, though potentially at the expense of the average selling price and profit margin story. In its Pixel 2 camera review, DxOMark notes, "the background blur and bokeh are not as natural as that provided by the iPhone 8 Plus's dual-camera system" and "you can see the improvements over the original Google Pixel, but even the Pixel 2 version shows some depth-estimation artefacts behind the model, as well as in high-frequency areas". While the geeks may scoff at the TouchWiz UI, it is quite popular with mainstream users, In Galaxy Note 8, you even get to use the S-Pen.
Normally, each pixel sits under a micro lens which helps focus the incoming light at a microscopic level.
Samsung and Apple have long been into the smartphone race. The Google Pixel 2 XL will come with 64GB and 128GB storage options.
The Pixel 2 is priced at $649, while the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus is priced at $699 and $799, respectively. A depth map simply uses additional depth information to determine the distance of various objects in the scene from the camera.