Tag Archive: Pixel


The Pixel 2 XL’s still got it, which bodes well for the Pixel 3

If you can avoid paying full price, the Pixel 2 XL is still worth it.

We’re sometimes guilty of being a little fickle when it comes to older phones. As new toys arrive, and release cycles grind on, phones from years past are left to collect dust.

The Google Pixel 2 XL is an exception. It has unquestionably aged better than just about any Google phone before it, be it a Nexus or a Pixel. For a  [Read More…]

Spigen Neo Hybrid Herringbone case for Pixel 2 XL review: Blue beauty

If you want a lot of protection and a lot of style for your Pixel 2 XL, check out this case from Spigen.

Spigen has made its name on phone cases and other accessories, offering plenty of different styles and color options to make your phone look its best.

Spigen’s cases are among the best you can get for the Pixel 2 XL, and one of the classiest is Spigen’s Neo Hybrid Herringbone case.

Spigen Neo Hybrid  [Read More…]

Spigen Liquid Crystal Pixel 2 Case review: Clearly a great option

Puns aside, this is one of the best clear cases you can get.

Although the Pixel 2 may not be the most stunning phone ever created, it’s still a pleasing bit of technology to look at. The Just Black, Clearly White, and Kinda Blue colors all come with their own unique style, but if you throw a case on the phone to help keep it protected, these colors completely vanish.

Clear cases are often a favored solution  [Read More…]

Should you buy the Galaxy Note 9 or wait for the Google Pixel 3 XL?

The Samsung versus Google battle continues.

No matter what phone you’re looking at, there’s always a new one on the horizon poised to supplant it. The Galaxy Note 9 hasn’t even been announced yet, and many potential buyers are torn between buying it and waiting for the new Google Pixel 3 XL. Both phones are going to be big, powerful and filled with all of the latest specs — but we know that they’ll have different philosophies  [Read More…]

Grab an original Google Pixel in refurb condition for $200 or new for $300

Don’t miss out.

Woot is currently offering the 32GB Google Pixel in refurbished condition for $ 199.99, or you can opt for a new in box unit for $ 299.99. With the refurb, only the 32GB option is available, and only in black. For the new units, you can pick between the 32GB and 128GB storage capacities, but also only in black. The refurb phones are backed by a 90-day Woot warranty, and the new ones are backed by  [Read More…]

Google to host Android Dev summit this November, Pixel 3 incoming?

Good news, Google fans! Your favorite tech giant this week announced it is bringing back its Android Dev summit this fall.

According to the company’s own website, the event will take place on November 7-8, 2018 and will be held at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California.

Google says it has an incredible lineup of talks from the Android Engineering team and attendees will get unprecedented access to them.

The event will also have a keynote, which most  [Read More…]

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…]