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New Pixel 2 will start at $649 in variety of colors

We’ve seen the Pixel 2 XL so it seems only natural that we get a peek at its little brother. The HTC-made Pixel 2 is set to arrive in three colors – ‘Kinda Blue’, ‘Just Black’, and ‘Clearly White’. There’s not a whole lot to be determined from the official look at the Pixel 2 […]

Google Pixel 2 will start at $649, offer ‘Kinda Blue’ third color option

How many more leaks will we see? This about wraps it up.

The Google hardware leaks are coming hard and fast, and the latest of the group reveals fresh information about the forthcoming Pixel 2 — the smaller sibling to the Pixel 2 XL. According to Droid-Life, the Google Pixel 2 will launch at the same starting price as last year’s Pixel, $ 649, which will put it well below the purported $ 849 price of the Pixel 2  [Read More…]

Pixel 2 images leak with same prices as last year

Now that the Pixel 2 XL has leaked it’s time for the smaller Pixel 2 to take the spotlight. The HTC-made device is shown off in Kinda Blue, Just Black, and Clearly White.

The design is similar to the Pixel 2 XL but obviously smaller. The price is quite a bit lower too, sticking to last year’s $ 649 base price and $ 749 upgraded storage price. But instead of 32GB and 128GB, this time you’ll get a choice of 64GB and 128GB.

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This is the Pixel 2 XL, starting at $849

The Pixel 2 leaks have been slowly trickling out over the past few months as we build up to the device release, each revealing slightly more about the device each time. However, this is the mother of all leaks. A final and official look at the Pixel XL 2, as well as a price. The […]

Google Pixel 2 XL shown in black and white, pricing rumored at $849

Here’s our best render leak yet.

We’re just a couple weeks away from Google’s October 4 Pixel event, so we’re in the crunch time for major leaks. Look what we have here: the folks over at Droid-life have renders of the new Pixel 2 XL in both black and white. Yes the name is apparently “Pixel 2 XL” with the 2 before the XL, which is something that has been a bit of a toss-up before now.

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Pixel and Nexus owners, how’s the Oreo update holding up?

The Oreo update has been out for a few weeks now. How’s it going so far?

The Google Pixel received Android 8.0 Oreo on August 21, though thousands of people had been using it in Developer Preview form for longer than that.

Still, a finished Android version is sure to attract a lot of attention, even from average folks whose lives don’t revolve around the comings and goings of updates named after sweet treats. And while Android  [Read More…]

Some Nexus 6P owners getting Pixel XL as RMA replacement

The Nexus 6P hasn’t had the best track record for reliability. Many people are facing issues like bootlooping, battery drain, and more. It’s terrible when your phone, a device that’s at the center of many people’s lives, suddenly stops working at the worst time.

Thankfully, Google is trying to make it right. Some people are reporting that they have sent their devices out for RMA and have received Pixel XLs instead of another 6P. This has worked even out of warranty. Unfortunately, it’s currently  [Read More…]

How to enable the Pixel 2 Android Oreo Always on Display on AOSP right now

Android Oreo while a small update it terms of visual changes brought some interesting new features. The new Autofill API paved the way to improve the way in which apps like LastPass interact with the OS, as well as things like Project Treble. Another new feature enabled by Android Oreo is the Always on Ambient […]

Grab an unlocked 128GB Google Pixel for $610, or the Pixel XL for $650

Newegg Flash is offering major discounts on 128GB Google Pixel devices, with the standard Pixel available for just $ 609.99 while the XL version is available for $ 649.99. This saves you $ 139 off the regular price of the standard Pixel and $ 219 off the XL edition. Good luck finding this much phone for that price anywhere else. This deal is only available in the ‘quite black’ color.

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Google Pixel and Pixel XL: Everything you need to know

A year on, Google’s Pixels remain important — this is what you need to know.

Google’s Pixel and Pixel XL are fantastic. These phones are the first made entirely under Google’s control, following in the footsteps of the two Chromebook Pixels and the Pixel C tablet — and they marked a new era of smartphones blessed by Google.

That makes these phones interesting from a hardware perspective, wearing just the “G” logo on the back and taking  [Read More…]