The Pixel 2 and a couple of XL have pressure-sensitive sides which really can be squeezed to produce the business’s Google Assistant. An equivalent feature debuted in HTC’s U11 smartphone, but Google seems utilizing it in order to bypass the stigma of utilizing the voice assistant’s wake phrase “OK, Google” in public, launching the Assistant without having to power on this device and keep the home button.
Google says the phones in addition have 10% longer battery life and faster charging as opposed to 2016 Pixel smartphones. “We’ve focused on super-fast charging, so you can get around seven hours beneficial away from a 15-minute charge. And that we offer the fast charger within the box,” said Christiaan Prins, product manager at Google