Google launched the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL at the end of 2017. Since then, the company has released newer models, and, as such, feels it’s ready to abandon the aging devices.
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Soon after Google launched the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, the company confirmed that an issue led to poor memory management.
When Google announced the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL earlier this year, it also introduced a new feature to Google Assistant that would help keep tabs on potential scam calls.
Night Sight is one of the many features that Google announced earlier this year that garnered plenty of attention, and now it is finally rolling out to handsets in the wild.
Earlier this month when Google unveiled the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, it briefly talked about Night Sight. The feature is supposed to make its way to Pixel 3 and Pixel 2 devices later this year with an update and its aimed at greatly improving the low-light imaging performance.
Later this year, Google will announce a successor to the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, and a new report aims to shed some light on what may be coming down the pipe.
Google has released the April security patch for its compatible Pixel and Nexus devices. Apart from fixing some critical vulnerabilities, the April security patch fixes plenty of bugs and issues found in the Pixel 2 and its XL brother.
Pixel and Nexus owners have long complained about the ‘Check for Update’ button on their phone not doing anything. Repeatedly mashing the button whenever Google has rolled out a new software update for its Nexus or Pixel devices has done little except to further frustrate advanced users who are eager to get the update on their device as soon as possible.
Google is sending out emails to some ‘loyal’ Nexus customers offering them a 20 percent discount towards the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. The discount is valid until February 28, though Google is sending out emails to potential customers living in the United States.
If you use Snapchat on an Android device, you’d know that the pictures captured through the app are of very poor quality. Snapchat has done little over the years to fix this despite the app getting a huge redesign. Thankfully, if you are a Pixel 2 owner, you can now enjoy improved image quality on Snapchat.