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To woo back the pure Android lovers, Google and Flipkart are offering a major discount on the Pixel 2 during the latter's Big Shopping Days sale, which starts on Thursday, December 7 and extends to Saturday, December 9.

To elaborate, the Google Pixel 2 now retails for Rs 64,000 for the 64 GB variant. The discount brings down the price of the Google Pixel 2 from its Rs 61,000 retail launch price, to Rs 39,999.

As a part of its Big Shopping Days sale, Flipkart will be turning heads indeed when it puts the almighty Google Pixel 2 on sale with a heavy discount. Interestingly, that's almost Rs. 20,000 discount from the original price on Google's flagship smartphone. It is compact when compared to the Pixel 2 has a 5-inch AMOLED display with 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution.

Under the hood, the device has typical 2017 flagship specifications. Google claims that the fingerprint sensor is the fastest on a smartphone.

Pixel 2 (64GB)-$14.58 per month for 24 months.

Google also assured Android device users that it has a team that keeps track of questionable activities. It isn't clear though if the December update has fixes for certain Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL issues that were previously reported, such as the problem with audio playback, random reboots and the buzzing noise that's coming from inside the Pixel 2, as pointed out by Android Authority.

Google has chose to go for a single camera setup similar to last year's Pixel phones.

For a quick overview of the specifications, the Google Pixel 2 is manufactured by HTC. The rear-facing camera is a 12.2 MP sensor with an f/1.8 aperture and 1.4 micron pixel size. The Pixel 2 XL uses both OIS and EIS simultaneously for better clarity and stable images and videos.

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