Tag Archive: Pixel


Here’s every Google Pixel 3 case we could find

Keeping your Google Pixel 3 in mint condition has never been easier, with so many cases available for Google’s latest flagship. Whether you’re looking for a thin case, a heavy-duty case, a wallet case, or anything else, this list has all the options for you in one place!

Thin cases Spigen Thin Fit Spigen Thin Fit

$ 12 at Amazon

Incipio NGP Incipio NGP

$ 20 at Incipio

Totallee Case Totallee Case

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Google working on fix for Pixel 3 disappearing texts

Check your Pixel 3. Has it disappeared? If not, it’s luckier than texts and photos on the device. The launch of Google’s latest flagship has been soured by software issues, including disappearing photos, extra notches, and now, disappearing text messages. Numerous users have reported the problem, and while not as widespread as the disappearing photos issue, there are indeed Pixel 3 users who have noticed their text messages disappearing at random.

Google has acknowledged the problem and says it’s working  [Read More…]

How to customize Active Edge on the Google Pixel 3

One of the Google Pixel 3’s fun and interesting hardware features is one you can’t even see. “Active Edge” lets you squeeze your phone to launch Google Assistant or silence incoming calls and notifications. It’s a pretty neat trick that accomplishes a simple set of features; and if you want to turn it off, you aren’t stuck with a useless button on your phone as is the case with the competition. Here’s how you can set up and  [Read More…]

Should you buy the Google Pixel 3 XL?

Best answer: Google’s Pixel 3 XL is an amazing phone that everyone should have on their list if they’re shopping for a flagship smartphone. It doesn’t have every feature or the same bells and whistles that the competition does, but this is a phone that’s far greater than the sum of its parts. The Pixel 3 XL has excellent hardware, easy-to-use software, and the best camera of any smartphone available today.

Google Store: Google Pixel 3  [Read More…]

Go over the river and through the woods with these Pixel 3 car mounts

Nowhere is a good grip on your phone as important as in the car, where you’re relying on your Google Pixel 3 to navigate you through chaotic construction zones and rush-hour traffic, often at high speeds. Of course, you can’t hold your phone while you drive, so you need a car mount you can trust to keep it from flying loose through potholes and rough roads. There are hundreds upon hundreds of car mounts out there to choose from, but  [Read More…]

Is the Pen included with the Pixel Slate?

Best answer: No. The product listing for the Pixel Slate at the Google Store clearly states “Pixelbook Pen sold separately.” The Pixelbook Pen is available in white or midnight blue for an additional $ 99.

Best Buy: Pixel Slate ($ 799+) Best Buy: Pixelbook Pen ($ 99) $ 100 worth spending

Unfortunately, the Pixelbook Pen isn’t included in the box with a Pixel Slate. Google confirms this on the Pixel Slate’s product page with a footnote that  [Read More…]

Win a Google Pixel 3 or Pixel 3 XL from Android Central!

We love the new Pixel 3, and we know you will, too. Especially if you win one in this giveaway!

This year’s Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL aren’t drastically different compared to their predecessors, but improved displays, a faster processor, wireless charging, and more all result in a well fleshed-out package, making for what could be some of the best smartphones in 2018. But who wants to BUY a phone when you could WIN a phone?

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Pixel 3 vs. iPhone XR: Which should you buy?

We’re all big fans of Android here, with years and years of experience with every phone, but it’s impossible to have that experience without understanding the appeal of Apple’s iPhone and how Google’s apps and services interact with it.

Google Pixel 3

Powerful simplicity

$ 800 at Best Buy

Pros Ridiculously good cameras No notch Unlimited photo backup Compact design Cons Video features are limited Launch issues have yet to be addressed

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Common Google Pixel 3 issues and how to fix them

No phone is perfect — here’s how you can address problems plaguing your Pixel.

The Pixel 3 and 3 XL are fantastic phones, but they aren’t without their issues. Several well-reported problems with the phones have cropped up as thousands of devices get out to people and were put to use. Some of the complaints are due to the fact that Pixels are hyper-analyzed by the Android enthusiast crowd, but there are still many legitimate gripes that  [Read More…]

Which Pixel Slate model is right for me?

Best answer: The Pixel Slate is available in four different models, but for most people, the $ 799 or $ 999 versions are the only models worth consideration. If you want to stretch your dollars even further, it may be worth considering the HP Chromebook X2.

Google: Pixel Slate ($ 599 to $ 1,599)

Best Buy: HP Chromebook X2 ($ 600)

A wide range of specs

Google’s Pixel Slate is a high-end two-in-one Chromebook with a  [Read More…]