Google cloned Apple’s 3D Touch for the Pixel using just software

Yesterday, Google announced the latest “feature drop” for its Pixel line of Android phones. It’s part of an effort to get people to realize that the Pixel gets software updates ahead of other Android phones and that some of the features it receives stay exclusive to the Pixel. And yesterday’s “drop” epitomizes so many things … Read more Google cloned Apple’s 3D Touch for the Pixel using just software

Google fixes Pixel 3 RAM issues and expands eSIM support with December update

Google has announced the December update for its Pixel and Nexus smartphones today. The factory images are already available for those who want to install it right away, as are full OTA zip files. The over-the-air rollout should also have begun, but as usual that will take at least a few days to reach all … Read more Google fixes Pixel 3 RAM issues and expands eSIM support with December update

The Pixel Slate Chrome OS tablet can multitask with a keyboard or with a stylus

Chrome OS has evolved, starting on laptops it has gotten on tablets too. After Acer’s tabGoogle unveiled its own hardware – meet the Google Pixel Slate. The Slate has a 6MP screen with a sharp 293ppi pixel density. Google optimized the Chrome OS interface for a more desktop experience. It starts with a version of desktop … Read more The Pixel Slate Chrome OS tablet can multitask with a keyboard or with a stylus

Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL Leaked Renders Show Dual Selfie Cameras, Large Bezels

The renders give us a look at the substantially-sized notch on the Pixel 3 XL, and none on the Pixel 3 HIGHLIGHTS Press renders show single rear cameras for both The Pixel 3 does not appear to have a display notch The fabric back case is being retained for both handsets Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 … Read more Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL Leaked Renders Show Dual Selfie Cameras, Large Bezels

Android June Security Update Now Rolling Out to Nexus and Pixel Devices, Proximity Sensor Fix Included

Like clockwork, Google has started rolling out the June Android security update for supported Pixel and Nexus devices. The list of devices that are compatible for the new update includes the Google Pixel, Google Pixel XL, Google Pixel 2, Google Pixel 2 XL, Nexus 5X, and Nexus 6P smartphones as well as the Pixel C tablet. The June security patch fixes 20 issues dated … Read more Android June Security Update Now Rolling Out to Nexus and Pixel Devices, Proximity Sensor Fix Included

Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL Alleged Screen Protectors Show Notch, Front Facing Speakers

HIGHLIGHTS Pixel 3 is not seen to have a notch, Pixel 3 XL is Both smartphones are seen to have front facing speakers Both variants will also get front facing speakers Pixel 3 was recently confirmed to be the name of Google’s next flagship smartphone, courtesy an AOSP(Android Open Source Project) commit. Now, a new leak with alleged screen … Read more Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL Alleged Screen Protectors Show Notch, Front Facing Speakers

Google Pixel 3: Unofficial concept renders now out

Google’s Pixel 3 is expected to be launched by October 2018. The Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL were solid flagship phones and finally were accepted to be genuine challengers to the iPhone. The new concept images are not official. Rather, they were created by graphic designer Concept Creator – and so may not be accurate at … Read more Google Pixel 3: Unofficial concept renders now out

Pixel, Pixel XL Are No Longer Available on Google Store

Pixel and Pixel XL are now no longer available for purchase through Google Store. Both smartphones were launched back in October 2016 and debuted as the first offering under Google’s Pixel hardware line, succeeding the Nexus range of smartphones. Despite their unavailability from Google Store, the dated Pixel handsets are still on sale at various online stores, including Amazon and Best Buy in the US … Read more Pixel, Pixel XL Are No Longer Available on Google Store

Pixel 3 Naming Scheme Confirmed by Google in AOSP Commit

Google’s next flagship smartphone launch might still be a few months away but the Mountain View giant seems to have “accidentally” leaked information around it. According to a code commit spottedon the company’s Android Open Source Project (AOSP), the upcoming Pixel flagship will indeed be named the Pixel 3 and the larger variant looks set to be called the Pixel 3 XL. We … Read more Pixel 3 Naming Scheme Confirmed by Google in AOSP Commit

Google Pixel Smartphone Shipments Doubled to 3.9 Million in 2017: IDC

Google has reportedly managed to ship double the number of Pixel smartphones in 2017 as compared to 2016. As per IDC’s research director Francisco Jeronimo, Google doubled shipments of Pixel smartphones in 2017 with 3.9 million units sold. While the numbers are not great in the global smartphone market, it shows steady growth for the company’s lineup. Meanwhile, Android co-founder … Read more Google Pixel Smartphone Shipments Doubled to 3.9 Million in 2017: IDC