Google Pixel: News

02 Jun 2024


Pixel 9 series leak reveals Tensor G4 specs and benchmarks

Google will introduce the Pixel 9 series sometime in Q4 2024.

24 May 2024


Google and Foxconn to make Pixel smartphones in Tamil Nadu

Alphabet Inc, Google's parent company, has revealed plans to manufacture its flagship Pixel smartphones in Tamil Nadu.

19 May 2024


Google Pixel 9 series leak reveals wallpapers and color variants

Google, having recently unveiled the mid-range Pixel 8a at its annual I/O event, is still several months away from the official launch of its next flagship series, the Pixel 9.

16 May 2024


Google Pixel 8a's first OS update brings AI wallpaper generator

Google's latest smartphone, the Pixel 8a, is receiving its first software update since its global launch.

15 May 2024


Follow these steps to use Google's 'My Activity' feature

Google's 'My Activity' tool is a feature designed to help users manage and delete data, which are related to their online activities.

14 May 2024


How to disable motion photos on your smartphone

Android smartphones offer a unique feature known as motion photo, which transforms static images into short video clips.

27 Apr 2024


Google Pixel to introduce 'Circle to Search' for split-screen mode

Google is currently experimenting with an enhancement to the Pixel Launcher, specifically targeting the 'Circle to Search' feature.

26 Apr 2024


Google Pixel 8a design, specifications leaked: Here's everything we know

Google's highly anticipated Pixel 8a, set to debut at the upcoming Google I/O event, has had its design and specifications leaked online.

19 Apr 2024


Google merges Android, Pixel hardware teams to boost AI development

Google is undergoing significant internal changes to expedite its artificial intelligence (AI) development.

18 Apr 2024


Leak reveals upcoming Google Pixel 8a's color variants

Google's highly anticipated Pixel 8a has once again made headlines, thanks to a fresh leak.

17 Apr 2024


Google's Pixel Tablet to get 'Look and Sign' feature

Google is developing a unique feature for its Pixel Tablet, known as "Look and Sign" (LnS).

15 Apr 2024


Google Pixel 9 set to incorporate iPhone-like Emergency SOS feature

Google's upcoming Pixel 9 will include a feature similar to Apple's Emergency SOS, according to Android Authority.

14 Apr 2024


Google's Pixel Tablet faces criticism for lack of specialization

Google's multifunctional device, the Pixel Tablet, has been criticized for its lack of specialization in any particular area.

07 Apr 2024


Google developing 'Lookup' feature to identify callers on Android

Google is currently working on a new feature, that will allow Android users to identify unknown phone numbers directly from their recent calls list.

20 Mar 2024


Google Pixel 8a to feature 120Hz display, Tensor G3 chip

Google is set to reveal the much-awaited Pixel 8a at the upcoming annual I/O developer conference in May.

16 Mar 2024


Google Chrome now comes with Pixel's Live Translate feature

Google Chrome is incorporating the Live Translate feature, previously exclusive to Google Pixel phones, after a year-long development process.

05 Mar 2024


Pixel smartphones now support Instagram's Ultra-HDR photos, next-gen call screening

Google's Pixel devices, such as Pixel 7 and Pixel 8 series models, along with Pixel Fold, can now upload and view Ultra HDR photos and videos on Instagram.

02 Mar 2024


Google Pixel devices may soon get iPhone-like Satellite SOS feature

Google appears to be developing a Satellite SOS feature for its Pixel phones, aimed at helping users send emergency messages when cellular and Wi-Fi networks are unavailable.

02 Mar 2024


How Google is addressing the biggest complaint about Pixel Watch

Google is reportedly planning to launch the Pixel Watch 3 in two different sizes, addressing the size preferences of some users, per 9to5Google.

16 Feb 2024


This Pixel-exclusive feature may soon come to other Android smartphones

Google Labs is currently experimenting with a feature called "Talk to a live representative," according to the X user Sterling (@GreenShades9).

25 Jan 2024


Google Pixel users face storage bug after January 2024 update

Google Pixel users have hit a snag after installing the January 2024 Google Play system update.

25 Jan 2024


Google's Pixel feature drop brings Circle to Search, Magic Compose

Google has announced its newest feature drop for the Pixel 8 and 8 Pro handsets, including Circle to Search, Magic Compose, and more.

24 Jan 2024


Google Pixel 8a to look similar to Pixel 8

The retail box of Google's Pixel 8a has been leaked online, showcasing a design similar to the Pixel 8.

24 Jan 2024


Google Pixel 9 Pro previewed in leaked renders: Expected features

Google will launch its Pixel 9 smartphone series in the second half of 2024.

23 Jan 2024


Google Messages' notification bug removes 'Reply' option for some users

Some Android users have encountered a bug in Google Messages that removes the inline "Reply" option from notifications.

22 Jan 2024


Google's Gboard introduces Assistant voice typing toolbar on Pixel tablet

Google is introducing a new Assistant voice typing toolbar for Gboard on the Pixel Tablet, making it easier for users to see more of their screen while using voice typing.

14 Jan 2024


Google might soon allow custom search engine selection: Here's why

Google is reportedly working on a feature that could allow users to customize their search engine preferences on Pixel Launcher.

13 Jan 2024


Samsung Galaxy S24 to receive 7 years of software support

With the conclusion of the Consumer Electronics Show, the tech world is now abuzz with Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S24 series.

30 Dec 2023


Google Pixel in 2023: Roundup of features introduced this year

In 2023, Google released several software updates, with some being introduced quarterly through Pixel Feature Drops. A few of these updates brought forth an extensive array of features.

15 Dec 2023


Google Pixel 9 could offer Gemini-powered 'Pixie' AI assistant

Google is reportedly developing a new AI assistant named "Pixie," exclusively for its Pixel smartphones, as per The Information.

03 Dec 2023


How Google Pixel 8's 'Best Take feature simplifies group photos

Best Take is undoubtedly one of the coolest Pixel-exclusive AI features Google introduced for the Pixel 8 series.

29 Oct 2023


Google promises fix for Android 14 bug affecting user profiles

Google is currently examining an issue in Android 14 that has been causing trouble for Pixel users who have multiple profiles on their devices.

29 Oct 2023


Google Clock brings weather integration to Pixel 8 series

The latest Google Clock 7.6 update, initially introduced with Pixel Watch alarm sync, is now expanding its weather integration feature to the Pixel 8 series and devices with Android 14 QPR1.

28 Oct 2023


How Google plans to use ANC earbuds for heart-rate monitoring

Google has unveiled its research into audioplethysmography (APG), a method that can incorporate heart rate monitoring features into active noise-canceling headphones/earbuds "with a simple software update."

14 Oct 2023


'Google Camera' app renamed 'Pixel Camera': Check what's new

Google has rebranded its Google Camera app as Pixel Camera, as reported by 9to5Google.

10 Oct 2023


Pixel 8a renders fully reveal Google's next low-cost smartphone

Google created a buzz with the recent unveiling of the Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro, and they are set to go on sale later this week.

03 Oct 2023


Google Pixel Buds Pro to get conversation detection, low-latency, clear-calling

Google will release a software update for Pixel Buds Pro, adding conversation detection, a hearing wellness monitor, and improved call quality, as revealed by leaker @Za_Raczke.

24 Sep 2023


Forget Pixel 8, here's what Pixel 9 might offer

Google will introduce the Pixel 8 series on October 4. While the launch is just around the corner, we are already hearing rumors about the Pixel 9 lineup, which is expected to arrive in October 2024.

22 Sep 2023


Google Pixel smartphones can now act as webcam for PCs

Google has introduced Android 14 QPR1 Beta 1 for Pixel smartphones.

19 Sep 2023


Google delays Android 14, but Pixel users get security boost 

Google seems to have confirmed recent rumors of Android 14's delay by releasing its latest monthly update for Pixel devices, which is still based on Android 13.

09 Sep 2023


Google's latest teaser confirms Pixel Watch 2's India launch

Google has confirmed the launch of its Pixel Watch 2 in India on October 5, following its United States (US) debut on October 4.

08 Sep 2023


Google Pixel 8 series' pre-booking in India begins October 5

Google has confirmed the launch of its Pixel 8 series on October 4 at the 'Made by Google' event. The event will also debut the Pixel Watch 2 and new color options for the Pixel Buds Pro.

29 Aug 2023


Google Pixel 8 to get 5 years of Android updates

Google is reportedly planning to increase the number of Android OS updates for its upcoming Pixel 8 series, aiming to match Apple's long-term update commitment for iPhones.

25 Aug 2023


Google Pixel 8, 8 Pro may offer voice-based messaging feature

Google is said to be working on a voice-based reply feature for the upcoming Pixel 8 series smartphones.

24 Aug 2023


Google Pixel 8a spotted on Geekbench with Tensor G3 chipset

Google is gearing up to release its flagship Pixel 8 series in October and reports are already emerging about Google Pixel 8a.

12 Aug 2023


Leak confirms Google Pixel 8 Pro's Audio Magic Eraser feature

Google has long struggled to maintain secrecy about the features of the Pixel smartphones. As a result, leaks start to surface months before the planned release.

27 Jun 2023


Several Pixel users complain of battery drain after June update

Earlier this month, Google rolled out the Pixel Feature Drop. The update brought in new widgets, 3D wallpapers, and new Google Assistance voices, among other enhancements to the compatible Pixel devices.

14 Jun 2023


Google's June Pixel Feature Drop: Check new health, safety features

Google has released its 'Feature Drop' update for June for eligible Pixel smartphones as well as the lone Pixel Watch.

11 Jun 2023


Google Pixel 8 series launching in October: Everything we know 

Google's Pixel 8 line-up will debut sometime in October.

04 Jun 2023


Google Pixel Feature Drop for June 2023: Check what's new

Google is celebrating the summer with a range of updates across Android, the web, and WearOS.

19 May 2023


Leaked video confirms Pixel 8 Pro's design and temperature-monitoring feature

Google's Pixel 8 series is likely to debut in October. While the launch is still months away, the top-tier Pixel 8 Pro has appeared in a leaked video.

21 Apr 2023


Google Pixel Tablet launching soon: Here's what we know 

Google confirmed the existence of the Pixel Tablet at last year's I/O keynote event on May 11.

18 Apr 2023


Google Pixel 7a v/s Pixel 6a: Know the key differences

Google's upcoming A-series smartphone, Pixel 7a, will undergo some major changes.

09 Apr 2023


Is Google really giving cashback rewards to Pixel users

Pixel smartphone users are receiving money from Google.

03 Apr 2023


Google Pixel 7a: A roundup of leaks, rumors, and expectations

Google's annual developer conference, I/O 2023, will be hosted on May 10. Going by previous launch events, it is likely that the company's new A-series smartphone, the Pixel 7a, will debut on the same day.

13 Mar 2023


Here's everything we know about the Google Pixel 7a

Google is prepping up for its I/O 2023 keynote event which is set for May 10.

Google Pixel Fold, with Tensor G2 SoC, spotted on Geekbench

Google's 'Pixel Fold' is said to be in the works for a while now, and it may arrive sometime in 2023. The possible design renders of the device have already surfaced.

06 Dec 2022


Google releases its biggest Pixel Feature Drop: Check what's new

Google's software update for December is now live. It is the biggest feature drop to date as it adds a range of exciting stuff to Pixel phones and the Watch.

30 Nov 2022


This is how Google Pixel 7a will look like

Google's upcoming budget smartphone, the Pixel 7a, will look similar to the Pixel 7.

Google Pixel Fold to arrive in 2023; display specifications leaked

Google's first-ever foldable smartphone, rumored to be called 'Pixel Fold,' may arrive by 2023's first quarter.

11 Oct 2022


Google Pixel Fold tipped to launch around March next year

Google may introduce its first-ever foldable smartphone as early as March 2023, according to analyst, Ross Young. The handset is currently rumored to be called 'Pixel Fold.'

21 Sep 2022


Pixel 7 series' bookings to start from October 6

Google has officially confirmed the pre-order date for the upcoming Pixel series smartphones, including the Pixel 7 and 7 Pro.

16 Sep 2022


Google is reportedly working on 'mini' handset. Inspiration from Apple?

Google is gearing up to launch a compact smartphone, according to the well-known tipster, Digital Chat Station.

24 Feb 2022


This is how Google Pixel 7 Pro will look like

Google is expected to launch the Pixel 7-series of handsets in October. In the latest development, renders of the Pixel 7 Pro have surfaced online courtesy of Smartprix and @OnLeaks.

12 Oct 2021


Google could offer Apple One-inspired Pixel Pass, including Pixel 6

The upcoming Google Pixel 6 might follow in the footsteps of the Apple iPhone lineup by offering a recurring subscription to Google services that resemble the Apple One bundle.

06 Sep 2021


Pixel 3, 3XL devices bricking unexpectedly, users complain

Ahead of the highly-anticipated launch of the Pixel 5, Google's Pixel brand has begun garnering some unwanted attention. Users on Google's IssueTracker, its support forums, and on Reddit say that the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3XL have started "bricking" with no prior warning or indication.

09 Jun 2021


Production of Pixel Fold's display rumored to commence in October

Hot on the heels of a leak suggesting that Samsung will make ultra-thin glass (UTG) and OLED panels for Google's rumored foldable Pixel phone, fresh rumors suggest that Samsung will begin production of these specialized display panels in October this year.

02 Jun 2021

Foldable Tablets

Google wants to make foldable Pixel, but needs Samsung's help

Samsung Display made waves at Display Week 2021 by showcasing three new foldable and rollable OLED display concepts. A new report suggests that the Korean company could be the vendor of choice for Google's rumored foldable Pixel phone.

27 May 2021


Google's under-display camera patent could radically transform future Pixel phones

The smartphone space is home to an ongoing technological arms race, where manufacturers are compelled to outdo one another. Google's latest patent is a shot in the arm for the ever-increasing screen-to-body ratio of modern smartphones.

21 May 2021


Google announces plans to open its first-ever physical retail store

Shortly after e-commerce giant Amazon announced plans to open its high-tech salon in the UK, Google has said that it will set up its first-ever physical retail outlet for Google-branded devices in Chelsea, New York.

14 Apr 2021


This feature nudges Android users to look up while walking

Google has begun rolling out the latest addition to its Digital Wellbeing app. First spotted by XDA-Developers' Mishaal Rahman in November last year, the Heads Up feature is designed to prevent people from using their phones while walking.

10 Apr 2021


Xiaomi and OPPO might soon launch in-house processors

Xiaomi and OPPO are developing in-house processors for smartphones which the companies will introduce between late 2021 and early 2022, reports DigiTimes.

07 Apr 2021


Google may have inadvertently leaked the upcoming Pixel Buds A

On Tuesday, Google sent out an email to people in the Google Nest mailing list. It was accompanied by an image showing various devices from the brand.

03 Apr 2021


Come October, Pixel 6 could pack Google's own chipset

Rumors are rife that Google will rely on its own chipsets to power its upcoming flagship Pixel 6 smartphones. Early last year, Axios reported that Google could power its Chromebooks and Pixel smartphones with its own processors.

27 Dec 2020


Google Pixel 6 to come with an under-display selfie camera

As a successor to the Pixel 5, Google is likely to launch its Pixel 6 smartphone next year.

01 Oct 2020


NewsBytes Briefing: Google launches new Pixel phones, and more

Last night, Google held its Launch night event and showcased a bunch of new devices, including 5G-capable Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a, a new Chromecast dongle with mic-integrated remote, and redesigned, more powerful Nest Audio speakers.

30 Sep 2020


Google Pixel launch event: When, where to watch

In a few hours from now, Google will hold a virtual event to unveil the next Pixel phones in the market.