This particular problem has caused discoloration and even a blue tint on the Pixel 2's display and consumers are not happy for it.
Just to be clear, the oleophobic coating is expected to last years before showing the kind of problems that the affected Pixel 2 XL owners have experienced. Have you had to deal with Pixel 2 or 2 XL issues? Share us your views by commenting below.
In another issue reported by Pixel 2 users (and some Pixel 2 XL users), some users are experiencing microphone malfunctions on call - when making calls, the mic doesn't pick anything up.
It doesn't happen on the Pixel 2 but only on the bigger variant.
Blowing into the bottom speaker can revive microphones that are playing up.
The Google Pixel 2 XL display is turning out to be a real problem, as more issues with the smartphone's screen have surfaced. But then again, the heavy trust placed on LG has resulted in some major controversies happening with the Pixel 2 and it is with the burn-in screen. Doing this made my microphone work again and it continues to work when it goes out.
The Second meeting: As when we started moving past the Screen burn-in, yet another issue pops out, few users on the Google Pixel community and others have reported that the colors are too soft and there aren't punchy as one would expect.
For some Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL users, the microphone malfunction issue can be fixed by blowing up in the speaker which may sound old school but until Google responds, this may be the best bet.