Google Pixel 2 to Make its way to FCC with Android 8.0.1

FCC certified the Google Pixel 2. It appears that the Pixel 2 will once again be built by HTC, based on documentation found on the FCC website. The last has its name everywhere throughout the FCC documenting. As according to the paperwork of FCC it shows that the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will feature the same specifications as in the Edge Sense that is used on the HTC U11. Users can squeeze both sides of the phone together to open apps, control certain functions (like snap a picture, for example) and more by using this feature. This will be known as “Active Edge” as according to the indications of the FCC leak.

Latest Android 8.0.1


The handset will come with Android 8.0.1 pre-installed, as indications from the leaked screenshots that allegedly belong to the Pixel 2. Furthermore, the FCC might use the Electronic version. By the way, it reads “Active Edge on, squeezes for your Assistant” if you look at the “System” screenshot under Languages, input and gestures. Google Assistant can be activated by squeezing the sides of the device by the users in the Pixel 2 device. You will also find that the navigation buttons on the screenshots are exclusive to Pixel handsets when you look closely.

It is also revealed from the screenshot that 50GB of native storage remained available with 21% of native storage free. There are also indications of the base model of the Pixel 2 might contain the internal storage of 64GB, might not start with 32 GB as they done in the last year. The device will come with the chipset of Snapdragon 835 as shown in the Baseband version it reads mw8998 in the snapshot.


There are also indications from some of the documents they the device model number might be GO11A. The model number of the device (GO11A) has been shown on the Wi-Fi Alliance receiving its Wi-Fi Certification for a new HTC handset. It is not fully sure but according to the rumors, HTC built Pixel 2 will be unveiled shortly.

According to the rumors from one of the sources that Pixel 2 might have the higher price as