#2 Product of the DayOctober 04, 2017

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40 Reviews3.3/5
No headphone jack, after they made fun of Apple for it last Pixel
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@livejamie Now they make fun of no need for 2 lenses when they can do it all with just 1. DXO test images on Pixel 2's Portrait mode (they even copied Apple's naming lol) compared to iPhone 8+ just show what a hack their software portrait mode is compared to hardware based 3D depth mapping. Hacks show mistakes. I don't want photoshop fakerey in my photos that's hit and miss. Pixel 2 vs iPhone 8+
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@livejamie @garyfung didn't think I'd say this, but that's a pretty huge difference!
@livejamie @alirtariq I'm losing faith in DXO for any objectivity. They released their (bought) review just before Pixel 2's unveil just so Google can tout its score. Talk about independent journalism? Who does this: unveil new products, and tout a review that's out just before said unveil? And this shows how big a difference like this just get glossed over in DXO's review: https://www.dxomark.com/google-p...
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@livejamie @garyfung her head is wider with iphone 8
@livejamie @bluemonk482 No it's not. Even if it is, it's perspective difference and not the point.
RIP headphone jacks 😭
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@valdecarpentrie So much for Google making fun of Apple's "courage" last year. Copycats.
Hiring
I. AM. IN. LOVE. The Black/White Pixel 2 XL will probably be my next phone. 😍
@kevinbryantlou ordered the all black version. Considered the b/w but I think any discoloration after use would drive me nuts.
@kevinbryantlou same here. i love the red power button.
iPhone 8 by Google
@rueter Well, it's actually by HTC (Pixel 2) and LG (Pixel 2 XL) but Google doesn't want you to know that.
@hayden_evans I stand corrected. iPhone 8 by Google but not by Google.
@rueter Maybe it's "iPhone 8 outsourced by Google"
@rueter @hayden_evans Google has acquired the HTC hardware team... so it actually is by Google now. πŸ˜‰ https://www.theverge.com/2017/9/...

Plenty of phones to buy for this price

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Nope

Cons:

Cheap iPhone knock off. Copied after they mocked iPhone for not having headphone jack! And expensive too for the lack of features.

Which features is Pixel 2 lacking compared to iPhone?