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How to get Pixel 2's portrait mode on the original Pixel, the Nexus 6P, and the Nexus 5X

How to get Pixel 2's portrait mode on the original Pixel, the Nexus 6P, and the Nexus 5X

posted: 02 Jan 2018, 02:21

Here's how to get one of the hottest Pixel 2 features—the camera Portrait mode—working on last year's Pixel phones and even the Nexus 6P and 5X...

Target/Verizon offering a gift card and bill credits adding up to $550 for the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

Target/Verizon offering a gift card and bill credits adding up to $550 for the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

posted: 17 Dec 2017, 19:03

If you're looking for a great deal on the Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL (and even with the original Pixel), you might want to search out the red bullseye belonging to discount retailer...

Original Pixel and Pixel XL are hit with SMS bug that prevents messages from getting through

Original Pixel and Pixel XL are hit with SMS bug that prevents messages from getting through

posted: 18 Oct 2017, 00:03

Those sporting the first-generation Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL are having a problem. A bug is affecting the ability of the two handsets to receive SMS messages. Comments on the Pixel...

Pixel, Pixel XL owners have unlimited free storage of original photos and videos for life

Pixel, Pixel XL owners have unlimited free storage of original photos and videos for life

posted: 14 Oct 2017, 00:36

When the Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL models rolled out last year, Google promised owners of the two devices unlimited free storage of original quality photos and videos in Google Photo....

'Made for Google' certification for accessories launches with 26 third-party manufacturers

'Made for Google' certification for accessories launches with 26 third-party manufacturers

posted: 05 Oct 2017, 10:35

Just the other day, we told you that Google would introduce a 'Made for Google' certification program for accessories at its October 4th Pixel 2 event. Besides providing third party manufacturers...

Google Pixel vs Pixel 2: all major differences to expect

Google Pixel vs Pixel 2: all major differences to expect

posted: 02 Oct 2017, 08:29

This week is Pixel week, and, with the bombshell that was the acquisition of HTC's Pixel-making assets by Google last week, the line is bound to become exponentially more interesting, starting with the expected successors that are...

Deal: Google Pixel and Pixel XL (refurbished) on sale for as low as $349.99

Deal: Google Pixel and Pixel XL (refurbished) on sale for as low as $349.99

posted: 27 Sep 2017, 13:03

The prices mentioned are for the 32GB models, but for $50 more you'll be able to get the 128GB variant of either of the two Pixel smartphones. The deal is available for the next 24 hours only, or until the...

Get 128GB Google Pixel for just $610

Get 128GB Google Pixel for just $610

posted: 18 Sep 2017, 06:00

A year after their release, the Google Pixel and Pixel XL remain one of our favorite phones out there with their industry-leading cameras, smooth performance and guaranteed quick Android updates, and now there is a great deal on the 128GB black models that...

Oreo bug incorrectly shuts down mobile data on Pixel phones used on certain carriers

Oreo bug incorrectly shuts down mobile data on Pixel phones used on certain carriers

posted: 12 Sep 2017, 01:13

The Oreo update is not such a tasty treat for some Pixel users. It seems that the update to Android 8.0 over certain carriers is causing mobile data on some Pixel models to incorrectly stop working....

Deal: Verizon Google Pixel 32GB (refurbished) is on sale for just $329.99

Deal: Verizon Google Pixel 32GB (refurbished) is on sale for just $329.99

posted: 07 Sep 2017, 21:02

The most recent deal has the smaller Verizon-bound Pixel smartphone on sale for a lot less than the MSRP. The only downside is that this is a refurbished device, so while it might be in good cosmetic condition,...

Verizon starts pushing Android 8.0 Oreo update to the Pixel and Pixel XL

Verizon starts pushing Android 8.0 Oreo update to the Pixel and Pixel XL

posted: 29 Aug 2017, 16:25

The update brings new PIP (Picture-in-Picture) mode, which allows you to use other apps while still watching a video on YouTube. Notifications visuals have been made clearer and new notification badges are now...

August security update goes live for Pixel and Nexus devices

August security update goes live for Pixel and Nexus devices

posted: 07 Aug 2017, 17:58

Along with the download files, Google published the security bulletin that sheds light on the what's changed. As usual, the update comprises of two security patch level strings to provide Google's Android partners with enough...

Deal: Unlocked Google Pixel and Pixel XL are now cheaper than ever

Deal: Unlocked Google Pixel and Pixel XL are now cheaper than ever

posted: 06 Aug 2017, 11:35

Both the 32 GB and 128 GB versions of Google's Pixel and Pixel XL are included in this deal...

iPhone 8 vs iPhone 7/7Plus, Galaxy S8/S8+, LG G6, Google Pixel: size comparison

iPhone 8 vs iPhone 7/7Plus, Galaxy S8/S8+, LG G6, Google Pixel: size comparison

posted: 26 Jul 2017, 09:05

With the 10th anniversary of the iPhone inching closer and closer, we take a look at how the upcoming bezel-less iPhone 8 will stack up against its main competitors in terms of size...

The Google Pixel is just $5 a month with Verizon's Back to School promotion

The Google Pixel is just $5 a month with Verizon's Back to School promotion

posted: 26 Jul 2017, 01:41

It's not even August yet, but already Verizon is pushing out a Back to School promotion starring the Google Pixel, Samsung Galaxy S8 and the Samsung Galaxy S8+. Starting on July 27th, and for a limited time,...

Display brightness and outdoor visibility comparison: Samsung Galaxy S8 vs iPhone 7 vs LG G6 vs Google Pixel vs Sony Xperia XZs

Display brightness and outdoor visibility comparison: Samsung Galaxy S8 vs iPhone 7 vs LG G6 vs Google Pixel vs Sony Xperia XZs

posted: 19 Jul 2017, 10:04

We took six popular flagship to the test: which one has the most legible screen outdoors? And which one is the brightest of them all?...

Google dialer on the Pixel, Nexus now shows you your location when you dial 911

Google dialer on the Pixel, Nexus now shows you your location when you dial 911

posted: 19 Jul 2017, 05:06

Google has just pushed an update for its Phone app — the stock dialer, which is used on its Pixel, Nexus, Android One, and Google Play Edition devices. Though, it should be noted that the update will be...

July security update not installing on the Pixel, but Google is working on a fix

July security update not installing on the Pixel, but Google is working on a fix

posted: 05 Jul 2017, 21:41

The update that weighs in at around 60MB is supposed to fix critical bugs and improve performance and stability of the operating system. Unfortunately, if you have a Pixel phone, there's a high chance...

Deal: Verizon sells the Pixel for $15/month and Pixel XL for $20/month, adds free Google Home

Deal: Verizon sells the Pixel for $15/month and Pixel XL for $20/month, adds free Google Home

posted: 04 Jul 2017, 01:23

Starting this week, the Pixel is available for purchase at Verizon for just $15 per month, which will save you $289.99 over the next 24 months. If you prefer larger devices, Verizon has...

OnePlus 5 compared to the best smartphone cameras: OP5 vs Galaxy S8 vs Google Pixel vs iPhone 7 Plus

OnePlus 5 compared to the best smartphone cameras: OP5 vs Galaxy S8 vs Google Pixel vs iPhone 7 Plus

posted: 27 Jun 2017, 07:31

Just like any major phonemaker striving to deliver a top-notch product, OnePlus too has put considerable effort into making the camera of the OnePlus 5 something special. After...

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