In its new Pixel 5a 5G smartphone ad, Google mocks Apple and Jonathan Ive. The clip has a plethora of superlatives and ludicrous comparisons with black holes and International Space Station.
Google today officially announced the Pixel 5a 5G. The device brings some improvements over the 4a 5G, including an IP67 water and dust resistance rating, a larger display, and more.
Google is rolling out the second Android 12 Beta for supported Pixel devices. The release contains the promised Privacy Dashboard, improved connectivity settings in Quick Settings, and more.
Google today rolled out the latest Pixel Feature Drop for supported phones, bringing the ability to shoot Night Sight videos of the sky, new wallpapers and ringtones for Pride month, and much more.
Google Pixel Buds A-Series comes with Adaptive Sound technology, touch controls, and wear detection. Available in Clearly White and Dark Olive, these earbuds are available for pre-order.
Google has corrected rumours that stated the Pixel 5a 5G would be entirely scrapped due to chip shortages. Instead, the firm is going to bring the phone to the Japanese and U.S. markets alone.
Google is said to be replacing Qualcomm's chipsets in its Pixel phones later this year with an in-house platform called Whitechapel. Two devices, including the Pixel 6, are set to debut with the chip.
Google has announced the latest feature drop for its Pixel phones, introducing a new integration for taking pictures underwater, cross-app smart compose, and more shareable audio recordings.
An official release may still be a ways off, but the design of the upcoming Pixel 5a has already leaked online. It looks nearly identical to last year's Pixel 4a 5G, though specs are still unknown.
Google has announced new camera features for Google Fit, which allow the app to measure a user's heart rate and respiratory rate using just the camera on the phone. Pixel phones will get it first.
A new Google Camera app update for the Pixel 5 and the 4a 5G now allows for users to permanently disable Auto Night Sight, fixing the behavior of the toggle that reset itself after every app launch.
Google has started rolling out Google Camera 8.1 for older Pixel phones that adds the Cinematic Pan feature from the Pixel 5 to them. It also brings a revamped camera UI with a sleeker interface.
A day after Google announced that it is scrapping free, unlimited high-quality Photos backups for all but Pixel users, a new report says that future Pixel devices will not be exempt from the change.
Pixel Launcher for the Pixel 5 now lets users select the icon grid size for the home screen. While the update is only available for the Pixel 5, savvy users have extracted the APK for other models.
Google's October updates for Pixel devices bring security updates and fixes a recently reported issue with the swipe-up gesture in the launcher. It also brings auto-rotation and other improvements.
Google is holding a launch event for its new devices later today, but that hasn't stopped leakers from revealing the device ahead of time, with new images showing off the phone's design in full.
Pixel owners have taken to Reddit and Google's forums to report issues with the recent apps screen freezing when swiping up from the bottom. We can confirm that our device too suffers a lag.
Just a week from the official announcement, extensive details about the Pixel 5 have been leaked, including the camera specifications, battery capacity, press renders, IP rating, and more.
After months of being in beta, Google today released its next major Android update, Android 11. It's available for Pixel devices, and some devices from OnePlus, Xiaomi, Oppo, and more.
Google today announced that it will be rolling out the Phone app's availability to more Android devices later this week, also bringing the Verified Calls feature that vets unknown callers' identity.
Google has rolled out an AirDrop-like feature for Android devices called Nearby Share. Read this guide to know how you can use Nearby Share to quickly and easily transfer large files, photos, & more.
An internal document points to Google working on the Pixel 5a and three other Pixel devices for 2021. This includes two Pixel 6 variants and a foldable device. These devices could launch in Q4 2021.
Google today announced that it is rolling out Nearby Share - its AirDrop competitor - to select Pixel and Samsung phones. The rollout will soon expand to more devices on Android 6.0 and newer.
A server-side change is bringing the ability for Pixel users running Android 10 to set reminders directly from notifications. The smart action currently supports some apps such as WhatsApp.
After months of delay, it looks like Google is finally ready to launch the Pixel 4a on August 3. The leak comes from Jon Prosser who claims this is "100%" the final release date of the handset.
Google has released Android 11 Beta 2.5, a minor update to the second beta. It comes with a few fixes, including fixes for the screen flickering issue on Pixel devices, audio enhancements, and more.
Some Pixel 4 XL users have taken to Reddit and Google's forums to report that the rear glass panel seems to pop off the frame after 6 months in use. The issue could be a manufacturing defect.
Google's Pixel 4a smartphone is coming soon, very soon in fact. The device has now been leaked by Google itself, as renders of the handset have appeared on the company's own online store.
References found in the Google beta app suggest that this year's Pixel lineup may not include XL versions at all. The three devices expected to be launched are the Pixel 4a, 4a 5G, and Pixel 5 (5G).
The Android 11 beta program will soon support non-Pixel devices in "the coming weeks." OPPO has already confirmed that the Find X2 and Find X2 Pro will join the beta program later this month.
An update to the Google Camera app is rolling out for the Pixel phones which adds 8x zoom support on the Pixel 4 series while recording videos. It also adds a quick toggle for switching resolution.
The new power menu of Android 11 has been revealed in a leaked image. The new menu is going to offer Quick Controls to various smart home devices along with quick access to Google Pay.
Users report that they have been experiencing connectivity issues with Pixel Buds 2. The issues, which have been reported since earbuds first started shipping, haven't been fixed by firmware updates.
Google plans on improving the Pixel Buds over time with feature drops just like it has been doing with its Pixel phones. The feature drop won't happen at the same time as the phone though.
The Mountain View firm has teamed up with uBreakiFix to offer free repairs to Pixel phone owners who are front line workers during the coronavirus crisis. The offer runs through June 30.
Google is reportedly working on designing a custom chipset to power future Pixel devices, as well as Chromebooks. The company is said to be working with Samsung, who will build the chips.
Google has seemingly made its Phone app available to download for select other non-Pixel and non-Android one devices. All Android devices which have a specific shared library can install the app.
Google is going to require that all devices launching with Android 11 out of the box support the seamless updates feature. This was first introduced in Android 7.0 Nougat but OEMs have not adopted it.
Google has detailed the April security patch, listing the vulnerabilities patch in Android. It has also detailed updates to the Pixel line of devices, including functional updates to Bluetooth.
A teardown of the latest Google Phone beta APK hints at two new upcoming features: 1-way video and Flip to silence. The features are not yet live, but they could be a part of the Pixel Feature Drop.