A few days back there was report saying there will be Budget variant of Pixel Smartphone named Pixel 2B now However Google’s SVP for hardware Rick Osterloh in a meeting at the MWC 2017 said that the Pixel 2 will be released this year, and will stay premium also confirms that there will be no cheap Pixel as rumored earlier.
Pixel 2 will be waterproof, a feature that is present on most flagships and was missing on the original Pixel. The Pixel 2 will likely be IP67- or IP68-rated, allowing for water submersion up to 1 to 1.5 meters for 30 minutes.
It is expected to be powered by Snapdragon 835 chip and the company is said to focus further on camera on the successor to improve low-light photography. The Pixel 2 is said to priced at $699.