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Google No Longer Replacing Nexus 6Ps With Pixel XLs

09/19/2017, With quite a few Nexus 6P owners reporting that their phones are being stuck in bootloops or experiencing sudden shutdowns due to battery issues, it did not really come as a surprise that there were reports that Google was offering customers a replacement...

Some Nexus 6P Owners Getting Pixel XLs As Warranty Replacements

09/14/2017, In terms of specs and features, the Nexus 6P on paper is a pretty solid device, although unfortunately it was discovered later that the phone came with a rather serious set of problems, such as being stuck in a bootloop, as well as battery issues where it...

Verizon Releases Android 8.0 Oreo For Pixel Handsets

08/29/2017, Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL owners on Verizon should keep their eyes peeled for an update notification today. The country’s largest mobile carrier has started rolling out the latest and greatest iteration of Android to the handsets. Android 8.0...

Google Pixel XL Customers Get A Free Google Home Speaker

06/20/2017, Google will certainly like to get rid of the Pixel stock that it’s currently sitting on before the new Pixel handsets are unveiled. Google isn’t due to announce the new handsets for a couple of months. It’s offering a new promotion today...

Google Pixel XL 2 Codenamed Muskie Reportedly Cancelled

06/12/2017, If a new report is to be believed, Google has canceled plans for a new Pixel smartphone. The handset was reportedly codenamed “muskie” and was meant to be a successor to the Pixel XL. It may have been referred to as the Google Pixel XL 2 if...

Google Pixel Freezing Issue Fixed

06/06/2017, Some Google Pixel and Pixel XL owners have been facing an issue for the past few months that causes their smartphone to randomly freeze without reason. Users can’t seem to figure out what’s causing the handset to freeze and then they have to...

Mophie Google Pixel XL Juice Pack Launched

05/22/2017, Mophie is a popular accessory maker that is perhaps best known for its battery cases called Juice Packs. Often, it quickly launches these battery cases after a new flagship smartphone is released. Just last week, the Mophie Juice Pack for Galaxy S8 and...

LG Pixel 3 Rumors Rubbished

05/11/2017, It was reported yesterday that Google had picked LG to manufacture the Pixel 3 smartphone. There has been no confirmation or even a hint about this as yet from either LG or Google but the rumor mill took it up nonetheless. Google has seen considerable...

New Bug Randomly Disconnects Bluetooth On The Pixel/Pixel XL

02/23/2017, It seems that the Google Pixel phones are facing quite a few annoying bugs. We’ve heard reports of random shutoffs, and how audio seems to be distorting at higher levels for some users (which appears to have been fixed in a recent patch), and now we are...

Google Reportedly Finding It Hard To Meet Pixel Demand

01/19/2017, Google announced its Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones last year. These are the first “Made by Google” smartphones and they have effectively replaced the Nexus smartphones. It appears that the Pixel handsets have performed better than Google...

Google Pixel Audio Issue Is Hardware Related

01/16/2017, Over the past few weeks, there have been many reports of Google Pixel handset users noticing static distortion at high volume. It wasn’t immediately clear what was causing this Google Pixel audio issue but there was no denying that this issue was...

iFixit Ranks The LG G5 As The Most Repairable Phone Of 2016

12/23/2016, There are all kinds of things we take into consideration when choosing a new smartphone. Specs are of course important, along with its operating system, and the accompanying ecosystem. However there are also other things to factor in, such as...

OnePlus 3T VS Galaxy S7 Edge VS Pixel XL In Speed Test

12/18/2016, The OnePlus 3T, the Galaxy S7 Edge, and the Pixel XL are some of the flagship smartphones released in 2016, and as such they are equipped with some of the latest and most high-end hardware components. So the question is, which of these phones is the...

Verizon Details Pixel Update Which Might Be Android 7.1.1

12/05/2016, You may remember that Google has made Pixel smartphones exclusive to Verizon in the United States in addition to selling the handsets unlocked and off-contract through its online store. Verizon today detailed a new software update for the Pixel and Pixel...