Some Pixel 2 Features Have Come To The 1st Gen Pixels

The latest Android 8.1 developer preview brings a number of Pixel 2 exclusives to the original Google Pixel lineup. As is usually the case with the newest flagships, manufacturers tend to bring new features to them as exclusives until they finally trickle down to older models. With last month’s Android 8.1 Oreo developer preview, a […]

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Google Pixelbook With Core i7 Now Available For Pre-Order

The variant of the Google Pixelbook with the  Intel Core i7 processor is now available for pre-order. This comes more than a month after the pre-orders for the model with the Core i5 CPU started. Interested consumers may order the Pixelbook from the online retailer B&H, which prices the top-of-the-line model of the Pixelbook with […]

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Google Assistant Now Supports Pixel 2 Troubleshooting

The Google Assistant was recently updated with some basic troubleshooting capabilities that appear to be exclusive to the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL for the time being, according to numerous user reports that emerged online in recent days. It’s currently unclear whether the newly discovered features were available as soon as the Pixel 2 […]

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Phone Comparisons: Google Pixel 2 XL vs Sony Xperia XZ1

Introduction We have another Google Pixel 2 XL matchup as it takes on the Sony Xperia XZ1. Here we have two smartphones that have a loyal following – many will buy no other brand – and that can be a good thing or simply a stubborn misconception. The two devices could not be further apart […]

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Google Pixel Buds Review: The Assistant Only You Can Hear

Easy setup, easy to use, fast charging and Google Assistant makes these an option worth considering During the company’s Oct. 4 event Google introduced two new smartphones, the Google Pixel 2 and the Pixel 2 XL. While they were just the headline products announced, Google also announced a number of other hardware additions including some […]

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Google’s Pixel 2 Devices Ship With A Dedicated Security Chip

Google’s second-generation Pixel devices may be facing some scrutiny from several different angles right now but for enterprise use, it appears those devices are still at the top of their game. That’s thanks to a dedicated security module, built right into the hardware, which was recently highlighted in a post on Google’s official blog. The […]

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Some Pixel 2 XL Units Suffer From Unresponsive Display Edges

Some users of the Google Pixel 2 XL have reported having experienced unresponsiveness with the screen edges of the device, noting how it repeatedly failed to recognize touches near these areas of the display panel. The Pixel User Community page hosted by the Google Product Forums recently saw a number of Pixel 2 XL owners complain […]

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Owners Report Pixel 2 / XL Google Assistant Bluetooth Bug

The latest issue now attributed to the Google Pixel 2 and 2 XL is a Bluetooth one. Specifically, a number of Pixel 2 device owners have been lodging a complaint with the Pixel User Community (although the actual issue ultimately originated on Reddit) noting how Google Assistant does not seem to work with the two new […]

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Phone Comparisons: Google Pixel 2 XL vs Google Pixel 2

Introduction Do we have a good one for you today – the Google 2 XL is compared to the Google Pixel 2. Yes, we know that the Pixel 2 XL is larger and offers smaller bezels and a more modern design, but is it worth the extra money for someone that is looking for an […]

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Google’s Pixel Buds Now Shipping To Some U.S. Customers

Google’s Pixel Buds are now shipping to some customers in the United States, with one warehouse in Carol Stream, Illinois, reportedly being among the logistics centers that are now sending pre-orders to people in California and other states. Not everyone who placed an advanced order on Google’s first pair of wireless earphones is already receiving […]

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