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Qualcomm President confirms Snapdragon 855 for the Google Pixel 4 and 4 XL

The Google Pixel 4 series will not feature Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 855+ chipset.

What you need to know Qualcomm President Cristiano Amon has confirmed in a tweet that Google’s Pixel 4 series smartphones will feature the company’s Snapdragon 855 chipset. The Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL will be officially unveiled at the ‘Made by Google’ event in New York City later today. Both smartphones will feature 90Hz AMOLED displays, 6GB of RAM, and dual rear cameras.  [Read More…]

The Pixel 4 will reportedly have a starting price of just $799

Pixel 4 gets the same start price as last year’s Pixel 3.

What you need to know Pixel 4 will have a starting price of $ 799 and 4 XL will be $ 899. These are the same prices that the Pixel 3 and 3 XL kicked off at. Prices are for the assumed 64GB variants, with an unknown cost increase for additional storage.

We are less than 24 hours away from officially knowing everything about Google’s  [Read More…]

Pixel 4 fabric cases leak with thicker weave and new light blue color

More colors could also launch.

What you need to know Renders of the new Pixel 4 fabric cases have leaked. The cases will come in black, gray, and a new light blue color. The fabric used this year is a thicker weave.

Google will officially announce the Pixel 4 smartphones on October 15 at its Made by Google event. With there being only one more day before the event and the phone thoroughly leaking weeks ago, you  [Read More…]

T-Mobile CEO ‘cooks up’ Pixel 4 carrier availability confirmation

T-Mobile first started selling Pixel devices this past May.

What you need to know T-Mobile CEO, John Legere, had retail boxes for the Pixel 4 and 4 XL in the kitchen during his Slowcooker Sunday cooking series on social media. The Pixel 3 phones previously were only sold at Verizon. There was finally some expansion to T-Mobile and Sprint with the Pixel 3a series earlier this year.

It looks like getting your hands on Google’s new Pixel  [Read More…]

Pixel 4 retail box leaks before announcement because of course it did

The Google Pixel 4 will not come with a USB-C to 3.5mm adapter in the box.

What you need to know Images showing the Pixel 4’s retail box have leaked a day before the smartphone’s official unveiling at the 2019 ‘Made by Google’ event. The retail box confirms a few key features such as the 5.7-inch display size and 64GB internal storage. They also confirm that the Pixel 4 will be shipped with an 18W USB-C power  [Read More…]

Pixel 4 pre-order page leaked on Best Buy Canada’s website

The page showed a spec comparison between the Pixel 4 and 4 XL.

What you need to know Google is set to launch the Pixel 4 and 4 XL on October 15. Best Buy put up the pre-order page for the new smartphones a few days too early. It reveals all the phones’ major specifications and features.

Continuing in the grand tradition of Google smartphones being leaked to the moon and back before launch, Best Buy Canada  [Read More…]

HP Chromebook 14 will be a nice perk for Pixel 4 pre-order in the UK

HP Chromebook 14 offered up as a Pixel 4 pre-order freebie to Three UK customers.

What you need to know The offer was shown on a billboard in Nottingham, UK. It’s unclear if the pre-order bonus will make its way to other carriers or countries. At £229, the HP Chromebook 14 is a fantastic free add-on.

The saga of the pre-release Pixel 4 leaks continues, with a Three UK billboard showing a pre-order freebie of the HP  [Read More…]

Pixel Buds get ‘Hey Google’ hotword detection, but it’s not working

The setting is present but currently is not active.

What you need to know ‘Hey Google’ hotword detection is showing up in the Pixel Buds’ settings. Unfortunately, the setting doesn’t appear to be active yet. Google is rumored to have a pair of Pixel Buds 2 in the works that might show up at the October 15 Made by Google event.

The Pixel Buds launched nearly two years ago with fairly mixed reviews. Since the launch, Google’s  [Read More…]

Leaked Pixel 4 promo images highlight Motion Sense, face unlock features

Leaked marketing images gives us yet another look at the upcoming Google Pixel 4.

What you need to know Google Pixel 4 promo images highlighting key features such as Motion Sense and Face Unlock have surfaced. In addition to the Motion Sense and Face Unlock features, the Pixel 4 series will also offer up to 8x zoom, thanks to the secondary telephoto lens. The Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL will be formally unveiled at the  [Read More…]

Google readying a 5G Pixel phone, report suggests

We’re less than a week away from Google’s next hardware event where it’s expected the company will introduce a number of products. Key among them, of course, will be the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL. Also anticipated are a possible smartwatch a new Pixel notebook.

According to a new Nikkei Asian Review report, Google is testing a 5G-ready version of its phone. While the timing of an announcement is unclear, it’s possible that Google may unveil the 5G phone  [Read More…]