Google Carries On Nexus Tradition With The Pixel

It looks like it has been almost confirmed that Google will be carrying on its Nexus tradition over to its brand new line of Pixel devices. By tradition, we’re talking about the duration of eligibility for Android software updates as well as security updates. If you weren’t aware, Nexus devices were guaranteed Android version updates Read more about Google Carries On Nexus Tradition With The Pixel[…]

Next-Gen Google Pixel: A Nexus 6 Successor On The Cards?

Google’s Nexus 6, co-produced by Motorola, is truly a one-of-a-kind device as many users are still loyally sticking by its side despite the array of new devices available on the market, currently. These users have fallen in love with the Nexus 6 and don’t wish to upgrade; however, their stand may change soon as the Read more about Next-Gen Google Pixel: A Nexus 6 Successor On The Cards?[…]

Google Sends Relief To Pixel Users With Android 7.1.2 Beta

Pixel owners who are registered under Android’s Beta Program have started seeing a stable version of Android 7.1.2 in Beta. This is good news following the problematic initial version of the update which frustrated users with multiple bugs including the malfunction of the fingerprint scanner. The new update weighs at 31MB and comes under the Read more about Google Sends Relief To Pixel Users With Android 7.1.2 Beta[…]

Google Pixel Ends Up Worse With Android 7.1.2

The Pixel duo is the first-ever fully Google-made pair. These devices arrived with Android 7.1 Nougat right out-of-the-box; but, Google wasn’t satisfied and unleashed the latest version 7.1.2. This update is the second maintenance build of Android Nougat and it comes with some minor new features and it fixes plenty of bugs that has been Read more about Google Pixel Ends Up Worse With Android 7.1.2[…]

Google Pixel: Get Your LED Notification!

If you were a previous Samsung user who switched over to the Google Pixel, you may be disappointed that your Pixel device doesn’t have a notification LED light near the top that blinks for incoming calls, texts or notifications. Not many may be aware of this but it appears that the Pixel device does comes Read more about Google Pixel: Get Your LED Notification![…]

Google Pixel XL Flawed With Hardware Issue?

The Google Pixel XL was released in October last year, alongside its Pixel sibling. Many were attracted to Google’s latest product as many reviews raved on the device’s excellent specs and capabilities. The Pixel XL features a stunning camera, excellent battery life along with the smartest Personal Assistant currently available in a device, the Google Read more about Google Pixel XL Flawed With Hardware Issue?[…]

Google Pixel: Ready To Dip Into Android O?

Android Nougat has been creating quite a buzz ever since it was released – in good ways and some not so good ways. Although not all devices that are eligible for the update have received it, there are already news that Android O is near, especially since the first developer preview has been released. The Read more about Google Pixel: Ready To Dip Into Android O?[…]

Why All The Secrecy Behind The Nexus 6P?

During last year’s Black Friday sale, the Google Pixel and Pixel XL failed to come on par to the iPhone 7 and Samsung Galaxy S7/Edge, in terms of sales. This is welcoming information as it’s nice to know how the company responsible for the rich Android ecosystem is doing in comparison to its competitors in Read more about Why All The Secrecy Behind The Nexus 6P?[…]

Google Pixel XL: A Better Alternative To Laggy Nexus 6?

Google’s Nexus 6 is a beloved device but it is far from being called flawless; especially since some users have reported on experiencing excessive lagging on the device. A Redditor had obviously grown tired of the lagging device and opted for Google’s newest product, the Google Pixel XL. Although the user hated the fact that Read more about Google Pixel XL: A Better Alternative To Laggy Nexus 6?[…]

Google Pixel XL: Is The Rear-Facing Fingerprint Scanner A Good Move?

Smartphone manufacturers are slowly getting rid of the front-facing fingerprint scanner for a back-facing scanner – one good example is the Google Pixel XL. But, is this move a practical one? According to a Reddit poster, dhinged, who has used both the front and back fingerprint scanner, the front-facing scanner is far more convenient as Read more about Google Pixel XL: Is The Rear-Facing Fingerprint Scanner A Good Move?[…]

Nexus 6 May Inspire Pixel Sequels?

Most folks didn’t pay much attention to the Nexus 6 when it was launched. Although the phablet trend was strong, many preferred devices that stayed inside the 5.7-inch mark. However, the Nexus 6 turned out to be a well-designed model. It even defied the stereotype that anything that passes the5.7-inch mark would need either both Read more about Nexus 6 May Inspire Pixel Sequels?[…]

Nexus 6P: Time To Harness Its Full Potential

It’s starting to become obvious that Google is making a huge mistake by not harnessing the Nexus 6P’s full potential. So, what is this “potential” we speak of? Based on how it is currently being projected in Google’s portfolio of device, Google’s Project Fi service, this device has a good potential as a quasi-mid-range device. Read more about Nexus 6P: Time To Harness Its Full Potential[…]

Google Pixel: Audio Issues Frustrating Users

A report by Android Police reveals that some Pixel and Pixel XL users have been experiencing some serious microphone issues, based on a Google Support forum thread that has garnered over 800 replies, so far. The Pixel has three microphones and this issues, at times, completely shuts down audio input on the device. A Google Read more about Google Pixel: Audio Issues Frustrating Users[…]

Google Has Gotten Worse Since Nexus 6P

Google’s Nexus devices were affordable devices but its newly launched Pixel devices are premium devices with quite a hefty price tag slapped on it. Since its supplies are limited in some market, the Pixel devices have been growing in demand. Google’s aim with the Nexus was to bring a stock Android experience to the market. Read more about Google Has Gotten Worse Since Nexus 6P[…]

Nexus 6P: What’s Google Hiding This Whole Time?

During last year’s Black Friday sale period, Google’s Pixel duo ended up being not as great as Apple’s iPhone 7 and Samsung’s Galaxy S7/Edge – despite recording the most growth. Most folks would be interested in knowing how Google fares up against its rivals in the smartphone hardware game since this is the company that’s Read more about Nexus 6P: What’s Google Hiding This Whole Time?[…]

Nexus 6P Makes Google Look Like The Bad Guy

It was quite a surprise to find out that Google’s Pixel duo failed to match up to the iPhone 7 and Samsung Galaxy S7/Edge during the Black Friday shopping season last year, despite possessing the highest growth. It’s always good to know how Google is faring up with the competition in the smartphone hardware game. Read more about Nexus 6P Makes Google Look Like The Bad Guy[…]

Google Crushes Hopes For Cheaper Pixel

Despite the numerous reports that Google may be launching a budget-friendly Pixel device in the near future, the tech giant has confirmed that it does not have plans of releasing a cheap Pixel device. While speaking to the folks over at AndroidPit, Rick Osterloh, Google’s head of hardware revealed that, “Pixel stays premium (sic).” He Read more about Google Crushes Hopes For Cheaper Pixel[…]

Google Pixel Copies iPhone’s Mistakes As Well

There’s no doubt that the Google Pixel may have copied off Apple’s iPhone 6 design. And now, it looks like Google had even copied an old iPhone feature – going all the way back to 2010! In 2010, Apple produced a slick looking iPhone sporting an all-glass and metal build. Apple had successfully done this Read more about Google Pixel Copies iPhone’s Mistakes As Well[…]

Apple Finally Copies Google Pixel For iPhone 8

Google was the first to insist purely on USB Type-C ports instead of microUSB 2.0 for its Nexus and Pixel devices. And now, a report from The Wall Street Journal suggests that Apple could be replacing its Lightning connector on the upcoming iPhone 8 with a USB Type-C. Cupertino has been reducing on its Lightning Read more about Apple Finally Copies Google Pixel For iPhone 8[…]