Google Pixel 5 Launching on September 30 Alongside New Nest, Chromecast: Specs and Other Rumours

Google will also launch a 5G variant of its affordable Pixel 4a smartphone. (Image Credit: Google) The Google Pixel 5 is expected to be launched at the end of this month, but won’t be coming to India anyway. However, Google will launch the Pixel 4a in India. News18.com Last Updated: September 16, 2020, 11:21 AM IST FOLLOW US ON: Google Pixel 5, the next generation of the company’s Pixel smartphones, now has a release date. The internet giant on Tuesday sent out press invites for…

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Google Pixel 3 And Pixel 4 Users Still Complain About Swollen Batteries, Months After The First Red Flag

Google Pixel 3 battery bulging up (Image: Ruthanne Reid on Google Support forums) Google hasn’t released an official statement yet, but some users are reporting that Google support is issuing replacement Pixel phones for some complaints. News18.com Last Updated: September 11, 2020, 9:54 AM IST FOLLOW US ON: A number of users who own the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 4 series of phones are still complaining about the swollen battery issues with their phones. Users are saying that the battery packs in their Pixel…

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Google Pixel 5 And Pixel 4a 5G Will Not Come To India And It Is A Long Wait For Google Pixel 4a

Google has finally announced the 2020 Pixel phone updates, and perhaps forced into the situation because of the global Coronavirus pandemic, the company announced three phones in total of which two will only arrive later this year. In fact, the rollout schedule of the new Pixel phones is pretty complicated whichever way you look at it, particularly if you are in India. Let us get the complication out of the way first. First and foremost, Google announced three phones—the Google Pixel 4a, the Google Pixel 4a 5G and the Google…

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Google Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL discontinued before Pixel 4a release | Technology News

San Francisco: Google has confirmed it is discontinuing its mid-range smartphones Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL ahead of Pixel 4a release. The smartphones will no longer be available from the Google Store but will remain on sale through third-party platforms while stocks last, reports Android Police. “Google Store has sold through its inventory and completed sales of Pixel 3a. For people who are still interested in buying Pixel 3a, the product is available from some partners while supplies last,” the report quoted a Google spokesperson as saying. The discontinuation…

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Google Releases New Pixel ‘Feature Drop’ With Latest March Security Patch

Pixel owners are getting new features on their devices as Google has started rolling out a new update. The update brings the second Pixel ‘Feature Drop’ available all across the Pixel smartphone range. The latest update also brings the latest March security patch. Now the new features vary depending on the Pixel device that you have. Google has also said that while the update will bring new features, some of them might be activated through server-side rollouts, while some might need users to update the built-in apps. Now for…

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Google Pixel Phones May Get Better Battery Life if Ultra Low Power Mode Lands on Android

The Ultra Low power mode feature may land on Pixel devices with one of the Android 11 beta versions. Image for Representation Google Pixel users can perhaps look forward to even better battery life on their phones soon. That is, if the rumoured Ultra Low Power Mode becomes a reality. Google is expected to add a new “Ultra Low power mode” to Android sometime this year, perhaps with the final release of Android 11 in H2 2020. According to 9to5Google, the Ultra Low power mode feature may land on Pixel…

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Didn’t Receive the Latest Android OTA Update For Your Pixel? Here’s How to Get it Manually

Google’s Pixel range of smartphones are the first ones to get new Android updates. However, there are times when new OTA (over the air) updates don’t reach specific regions in time. Google seems to have provided a solution where users can manually install an update through the Pixel Repair Tool. As per a report, the Pixel Repair Tool uses something called ‘WebUSB’ technology. With this, the user can directly connect their Pixel phones to the web app. In order to use this method of updating you will require: ·       Your Pixel…

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Google Assistant on The Pixel 4 to Support Three-Button Navigation

Google is planning to bring back support for three-button navigation for the Assistant. Image for Representation Google Pixel 4 was announced with an all-new version of the Google Assistant which came with a variety of new features, including transcribing your voice into text. It also forced Pixel 4 users to use gesture navigation, which might not be the ideal case for certain users. To deal with the issue, Google is now working towards fixing these limitations by bringing support for 3-button navigation. The new feature was first spotted on a…

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