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 […]

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 […]

Android P Won’t Come to Your Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, or Pixel C

Android P, which has just been launched as an initial preview for developers, is found to have dropped support for dated Google devices, including the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P smartphones and the Pixel Ctablet. The Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, and Pixel C were launched in 2015 with Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The team led by Sunder Pichai has also left behind the Nexus Player while releasing the […]

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 […]

Flipkart 2018 Mobiles Bonanza sale: New year offer on Redmi Note 4, Pixel 2, Moto G5 and more

Ringing in the new year, Flipkart has announced a ‘Mobile Bonanza’ sale from January 3 to January 5, 2018, offering discounts on a wide range of smartphones from Google, Samsung, Xiaomi, Motorola and other makers. ​In addition to discounts, the e-tailer is offering a BuyBack Guarantee at Rs 149; no cost EMI, and up to Rs 18,000 off […]

Android 8.1 Oreo Update Now Rolling Out to Pixel and Nexus Devices

Android 8.1 Oreo, after being publicly tested with two developer preview versions, has now been released. The update, which is available for eligible Pixel and Nexus devices, will be made available over-the-air (OTA). Factory images and OTA files are also available for download and installation. The general release of Android 8.1 Oreo comes just a week […]

Google Pixel 2 XL Now Available in India: Price, Specifications, and Everything Else You Need to Know

Google Pixel 2 XL is now available in India starting Wednesday. The new smartphone by Google will be made available online exclusively on Flipkart and it will be also available through offline channels. Pixel 2 XL (Review) can be purchased via Reliance Digital, Croma, Poorvika, Sangeetha Mobiles, Vijay Sales, and other offline retail stores across […]

After Pixel 2, Some Samsung Galaxy S8, Galaxy Note 8 Users Complain of Microphone Issue

HIGHLIGHTS Some Galaxy S8, Galaxy Note 8 users complain microphone issue Pixel 2 users had already reported a very similar issue Google or Samsung are yet to officially acknowledge the issues You may opt to buy any smartphone or a regular phone but one of the most basic functionalities is to make calls without an […]

Google Pixel 2 XL Sports Tougher Back Panel Than iPhone 8 Plus, Reveals Drop Test

Google’s Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones were launchedearlier this month, and are now available to buy in markets such as the US and UK. As expected, we are starting to see different tests showing the Pixel 2 phones subjected to torture. A latest video has surfaced showing the Google Pixel 2 XL going through drop test alongside the […]

Pixel Users Facing Issues in Receiving Text Messages, Google Promises a Fix

Several Google Pixel phone users have reported that they aren’t able to receive text messages on their handsets. In response to the complaints on its product forums, Google has acknowledged the bug and confirmed a fix is on its way. The issue, as first highlighted by a Verizon subscriber using an Android 8.0 Oreo-running Pixel XL, disables the functionality to […]