Google Pixel 2 XL price, specifications, features, comparison

  • Google Pixel 2 XL price, specifications, features, comparison

Google Pixel 2 XL price, specifications, features, comparison

There have been multiple bugs reports in Google's PIxel 2 and Pixel 2 XL devices, including where users were unable to receive text messages and screen burn-in issues.

In its previous update Action Launcher gained the Pixel 2-style dock search box, bringing with it boundless color and customization. Even though, the company is ready to make adjustments via software update to prevent burn-in issues.

The Google is presently testing a software update that would further enhance protections against the current issue by adding the latest fade-out of the navigation bar buttons at the underneath of the smartphone screen following a short period of inactivity. Specifically, sound quality is described as "very bad", "awful", "absolute crap", "so distorted it's unlistenable" and other variations of the same themes. Many users are experiencing problems with the Google Pixel 2 and Google Pixel 2 XL with Android Auto.

It's unclear how widespread the problem is, and there don't appear to be any reports of the smaller Pixel 2 experiencing the same audio issues.

The Google Pixel 2 XL is powered by 1.9GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. Google will offer software fixes to Pixel 2 XL for more vibrant colors. Early reviews on the Pixel 2 XL have already warned about the faulty sound clippings, as the audio is thinner compared to the Pixel 2 and Samsung Galaxy Note 8.

Google Pixel 2 XL users are not excluded from this annoying issue. For one, users have complained about the poor display quality as the screen background appears grainy when set in low brightness. As for the speakers, both the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL models give off odd ticking sounds when playing music. However, Google is asking users of both the regular Pixel 2 and the Pixel 2 XL to take a screenshot and share the bug reports so that it can fix the problem.