New information about the smartphone line of Pixel 2

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The Google Pixel 2 is likely right around the corner, which means now may not appear to be the best time to buy the original Google Pixel, right? XDA-Developers feels confident enough in its source of this new information that it is using the word "confirm" to deliver the news.

Other leaks show that the Pixel 2 will be playing catch up on a number of key features, including a Portrait Mode for its camera app, the removal of the headphone jack and the upgrade to stereo speakers.

For of the camera it is expected that it will be implemented portrait mode through a software algorithm. Last year's Pixel and Pixel XL were highly praised for their excellent cameras and super fast and bloatware-free operating systems; however, they weren't the most attractive smartphones, lacking now-common features like infinity displays, curved edges. Anyone who has ever scrambled to find the Shazam icon on their phone and tap it in time to hear a song being played will appreciate this. There's also that Always on Ambient Display mode we mentioned earlier.

Google is now looking forward to pack some brand new features, along with the new set of hardware.

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The tech firm will launch the Pixel 2 with a 5-inch display alongside a metal and glass design. We've already seen what Apple has to offer, and now we're going to get a look at what Google has been cooking up in the Pixel world.

The smartphone will be available in different color options: white, blue and black. The phone was manufactured and engineered in partnership with HTC this year, which was recently acquired by Google for 1.1 billion dollars. In the wake of the new iPhones and Samsung's Galaxy Note 8, people have high expectations.

The smaller model will be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 processor.

Aside from the new smartphones, the company is also expected to announce a host of new products, which include the updated Daydream virtual reality headset, Mini Home smart speaker, and the brand new Chromebook.

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