Tag Archive: Pixel


Republic Wireless commits to support for Google Pixel

Republic Wireless, not one to waste time, today announced support for the brand new Google Pixel smartphone. The service provider was quick on the draw, confirming the unlocked versions of the Pixel would work with its network. Republic Wireless is a mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) with service that defaults to Wi-Fi for connection, falling back to

Where to buy the Google Pixel and Pixel XL in the U.S.

Where can you buy the new Pixel phones in the U.S.? Well, there are a few options, and here they are!

Now that Google has officially announced its new Pixel phones, you may be wondering where you can purchase one for yourself. Unlike a lot of other phones, you can’t just walk into a carrier store and grab one, but they are going to be available from a few different retailers. Google will be selling the  [Read More…]

Pixel keeping some exclusive features when other phones get Android 7.1

We don’t yet know all the details about Android 7.1. But we do know what features are specific to a Made by Google Pixel phone.

Whether you were impressed at what was shown at the Google Pixel launch event or not, there was surely a thing or two shown by the Google Hardware team you really liked. While they were focused on showing what the Pixel phones can do, there wasn’t much talk about what was  [Read More…]

Watch our Google Pixel hands-on video!

We’ve written the words, now see the video.

We know you can’t get enough of the new Pixel and Pixel XL, and to help you get a better understanding of how the phone looks, feels and looks, we’ve worked up a hands-on video. We’re primarily showing off the “standard” Pixel here, but have several shots of the Pixel XL that show just how similar the two phones are — really, it’s two sizes of one phone.

So  [Read More…]

Google unveils the Pixel and Pixel XL

Today, Google took the stage and finally officially showed off the Pixel and Pixel XL, the newest phones in the search giant’s arsenal. The phones have been leaked over and over and over again for the past few months so the details weren’t a huge surprise today, but it is nice that they are finally

In pictures: Google Pixel and Pixel XL!

The first phones made by Google, individually and side-by-side.

The Google Pixel and Pixel XL are official, and we’ve just gotten our grubby little hands on the two phones at Google’s event. A full hands-on write-up and video walkthrough will be with you soon. In the meantime, here’s an photo essay on both phones, as well as a side-by-side comparison of the 5-inch and 5.5-inch models.

Baby Pixel Google Pixel (5-inch)

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Check out these 10 accessories for the brand new Pixel and Pixel XL

Google just took the wraps off its newest phones, the Pixel and Pixel XL and preorders are now underway! If you’re planning on picking up one of the new phones, you’ll need to keep it protected. With the higher price this year, it’s even more important that you make sure your phone stays undamaged. We’ve

Where to buy the Pixel and Pixel XL in Canada

Where can you buy the Pixel and Pixel XL in Canada?

Google’s new Pixel phones are two of the most anticipated devices on the planet, and they’re coming to Canada later in October. They’ll be available in two colors — Very Silver, and Quite Black — and at three carriers. Here’s what you need to know.

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Buy the Google Pixel unlocked from Google

Google is selling the Pixel and  [Read More…]

Google Pixel and Pixel XL hands-on

Our first impressions of the brand new Google Pixel and Pixel XL.

There have been many “Google phones” over the years. In the run up to Android’s announcement eight years ago, rumors swirled of a “gPhone” to take on the increasingly dominant iPhone. Fast forward 18 months and we had the Nexus program, starting with the Nexus One, a Google-branded sold direct to customers unlocked. Since then, Google has collaborated with many manufacturers to show its  [Read More…]

Win a Google Pixel or Pixel XL from Android Central!

Win a Pixel or Pixel XL from Android Central! How? Follow along.

Google’s new Pixel phones are amazing. They are powerful and smart, and take great photos. And they’re also quite expensive, starting at $ 649 and $ 769 for the Pixel and Pixel XL, respectively.

But you don’t have to buy either phone right now. Instead, you can enter our competition to win one of these phones. Here’s the deal: enter the contest using the  [Read More…]