Tag Archive: Pixel


Best External Battery Packs for Google Pixel in 2018

Finding a battery pack that’s optimized to charge the Google Pixel isn’t as simple as you’d think.

Looking for a battery pack for your Google Pixel? Great! But before you do, you need to keep a lookout for a few things.

For starters, forget about Quick Charge 3.0. Qualcomm’s fast-charging technology doesn’t work over USB-C — instead, the Pixel uses USB-PD, a standard for charging devices via USB-C. That’s not to say that you can’t use a  [Read More…]

Spigen Rugged Armor for Pixel 2 XL review: Protection without the bulk

One of Spigen’s most common cases is a great choice for your phone.

Spigen has been making phone cases since dinosaurs walked the Earth, and they’re usually one of the first companies to offer cases and screen protectors on new devices. They have a few different styles for different tastes and levels of protection, but my favorite for a few years has been the Rugged Armor series. There are plenty of great cases for the Pixel 2  [Read More…]

Google kicks off summer sale with discounts on Pixel 2, Google Home series

It’s that time of the year, folks! Google has started offering a series of discounts on select products via the Google Store.

Indeed, the deals don’t apply to each and every product, but they are quite varied. So if you’re hoping to get a cheaper Pixel 2 you’re out of luck for the time being. Fortunately, the larger Pixel 2 XL model does come with a discounted price tag.

So from now until July 17, you can get the phone  [Read More…]

Deal: B&H offering Google Pixel starting at $330

The Google Pixel may be a bit long in the tooth, but it remains a fantastic device. If you can pick a Pixel up at the right price, you’re rewarded with a powerful phone that features speedy updates and a great camera. For those looking to snag such a deal, B&H is currently offering the Google Pixel at heavily discounted prices. The 32GB version is priced at $ 329.99 and the 128GB version is priced at $ 399.99.

If you’re  [Read More…]

July 2018 security patch now rolling out for Pixel and Nexus devices

The Pixel 2 and 2 XL get improved Wi-Fi performance with this patch.

Another month, another security patch. On July 2, Google officially started pushing out the July 2018 Android security patch for its Pixel and Nexus devices.

Both the factory images and OTA files are live right now, meaning you can already flash the patch to your phone if you don’t feel like waiting for the over-the-air update to hit your phone.

This patch level officially  [Read More…]

Maxboost Google Pixel 2 Wallet Case review: Cheap, stylish, and functional

Maxboost’s case holds three cards, cash, and nice faux leather finish.

No matter who you are, chances are you’ve got a wallet for storing your plastic/cash and a case for keeping your phone safe while on the go. These two things work great on their own, but if you want to live an ultra-minimalistic life, picking up a wallet case gives you the freedom of never having to carry a wallet again while still having a safe  [Read More…]

Totallee Google Pixel 2 Case Review: The perfect case for people that hate cases

Totallee’s slim Pixel 2 case is totally worth your money.

I hate cases. I know they’re important to use and often do a great job at protecting your phone, but I can’t stand the added bulk or weight they usually add. As such, when I came across the Totallee case on Amazon, I knew I had to get my hands on it ASAP.

Totallee designed a case that offers basic protection from small drops and bumps without  [Read More…]

Deal: Google is sending out promo codes for 15% off the Pixel 2 and 2 XL

The person whose code you use also gets a $ 50 Google Store credit.

Even though the Pixel 3 is right around the corner, Google’s Pixel 2 and 2 XL are still excellent phones worth picking up in mid-2018 — especially when you find a deal like this.

Google’s begun sending out emails that contain promo codes for 15% off the Pixel 2 and 2 XL, and they’re meant for you to share with someone that’s been  [Read More…]

Pixel 3 rumors: Everything we think we know about Google’s next phone

If history is an indicator, Google will launch its next generation of smartphones later this fall. With so much time between now and then, there’s plenty of opportunity to learn more about the presumed Pixel 3 and its counterpart, the Pixel 3 XL. To help keep track of everything, we’ve gathered up all of the Pixel 3 rumors we could find.

Let’s take a look at what should be in store for the pair of phones, shall we?

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Pixel 3, Galaxy S10, and Verizon Unlimited (Episode 13)

It hasn’t been an incredibly smartphone space over the last few days but that doesn’t mean we don’t have things to talk about. In this episode, we chat more Google Pixel 3 rumors and even get started on the Samsung Galaxy S10. Also, Google Photos gains a web-based tool and Google Home learns a new trick. And, just before we got together, Verizon introduced new data plans.

Topics New Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL rumors | Source Verizon debuts  [Read More…]