Google, during its Made by Google event, announced that India will be one of the first countries that will receive the latest Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones. Now, the company has confirmed the pricing both the devices.
To start with, the Google Pixel 2 6GB variant will come with a price tag of Rs 61,000, while the 128GB variant will be priced at Rs 70,000. The Google Pixel 2 will be available from select retail stores and online platforms starting from November 01, 2017. Google Pixel 2 XL, on the other hand, comes with a price tag of Rs 73,000 for the 64GB variant, while the 128GB variant comes with a price tag of Rs 82,000. The Pixel 2 XL will be available for sales in 1000+ stores and online starting November 15, 2017. Both the smartphones will be exclusively available from Flipkart.
Further, the company has announced a refreshed version of its Daydream View headset. The latest headset comes loaded with high-performance lenses, which results in better image clarity and a wider field of view. It sports a premium fabric that makes the headset soft and light and will be available in Charcoal color. Daydream View refreshed will be sold exclusively on Flipkart starting 1 November 2017, and will be priced at Rs 7,999.
The company is also launching new cases and accessories for its latest smartphones. This includes customisable Google Live Cases, and a range of cases, cables, headphones and more from 25+ partners in “made for Google” programme. These “made for” products will feature a badge on the packaging so users will know they’ve been certified to meet Google’s compatibility standards.