On October 4th, Google unveiled its new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL flagships for 2017. Along with new pixel series, Google also included a new version of Pixel 2 launcher along with Android Oreo 8.0. As, both the phones are now official, Apk of the new Pixel 2 launcher is extracted and made available at below link source.
Download Google’s new Pixel 2 launcher
Now users can download the Pixel 2 launcher APK and can install it on their device. Just all allow the Installation of Unknown sources and then install the downloaded Apk of Pixel 2 launcher. Then set it as default launcher to get the Pixel 2 home screen feel on your smartphone. Previously in 2016, Google introduced first ever Pixel smartphone with Pixel launcher in premium segment replacing its Nexus brand and Google now launcher.
It is the unmodified launcher APK file got from the Pixel 2 and should work on most Android 5.0+ devices but with few bugs. There is also a highly customizable Pixel launcher Lawnchair, developed by Xda member which works perfectly on any device. In coming days, we can expect next version i.e. Lawnchair launcher 2.
The highly anticipated Pixel 2 XL came with a 6.0-inch QHD Full vision minimal bezel display with 18:2 aspect ratio and Squeeze sensing technology. Already major smartphone makers Samsung, LG, HTC, and even Apple with its new iPhone X have adopted this kind of display. The other phone, Pixel 2 came with a normal 5.1-inch display and 2700 mAh battery, less compared to 3520 mAh of Pixel 2 XL. Expect battery capacities and display, all other features stayed same for Pixel 2.
Internally, Pixel 2 and XL are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, 4/6GB RAM, 64/128GB Storage options. Officially, Google also did away with the 3.5mm headphone jack, featuring USB C-type and Stereo loudspeakers. Camera wise, they are equipped with 12 MP camera which scored an overall score of 98, surpassing Apple’s dual camera. Pixel 2 is priced at $649, while Pixel 2 XL starts at $899.