Google has presented at a special event held in San Francisco its new mobile phones Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2 XL. The technology company has unveiled the evolutions of its range Google Pixel, which was released last year and that tries to compete and open a gap in the market for high-end smartphones.
Google has highlighted at once that its global bet for the future is the combination of innovations in software, hardware, and artificial intelligence.
Pixel 2, with a 5-inch screen, will cost the US $ 649 (553 euros), while Pixel 2 XL, with a 6-inch screen, will cost from $ 849 (721 euros).
The two terminals are carefully designed, with the fingerprint sensor on the back, and are made of aluminum. Pixel 2 is available in three colors, light blue, black and white, while Pixel 2 XL is in black or white with the top in black.
Among the outstanding features of the new models in the Pixel, range stands out their high-quality photographic features, including portrait mode, their interaction with Google Assistant and their augmented reality applications.
What’s new in Google home
The technology giant took advantage of today’s event at the SF Jazz Center to also unveil, among other devices, home helpers Google Home Mini and Google Home Max, the Google PixelBook laptop and wireless Google Pixel Buds headphones.
Google Home, the intelligent speaker of Google, has Voice Match, which offers personalized answers and adapted to each member of the family, who recognizes and distinguishes by voice. From this Wednesday, it extends to all countries where Google Home is available.
The Google Home family grows with the introduction of Google Home Mini, a speaker of small size and rounded shape that is compatible with Google Assistant and offers 360-degree sound.
Google Home is also extended with Max, a rectangular speaker, which can be placed vertically or horizontally, and which integrates Google Assistant. It is a device 20 times more powerful than Google Home and has intelligent sound, a function that adapts the music to the place where it is.