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Is Google Working on a ‘Mysterious Pixel Phone’ with High-End Display?

The folks over at 9to5Google have just discovered two more feline device codenames, ‘Felix' and ‘Lynx,' in the publicly available code from the Android Open Source Project, with one of them believed to be of an “unknown” pixel smartphone. According to the source, one of two codenames is likely tied to the Pixel 7a, whereas the other...

Google’s First Pixel Watch Reportedly Leaks, Found at a Restaurant

[caption id="attachment_372533" align="aligncenter" width="970"] Image: Android Central[/caption] The folks over at Android Central recently shared images of what appears to be an early sample of Google's long-rumoured Pixel-branded smartwatch, sent to them by an anonymous reader. The source described the smartwatch as "a testing model for the Internal Pixel team," and revealed it was left behind by...

iFixit, Google to Debut Genuine Pixel Parts Program Later This Year

The repair and teardown experts over at iFixit have today announced a new collaboration with Google to sell genuine parts for Pixel phones, starting later this year.  The initiative is aimed at making it easier for independent repair professionals and skilled consumers to access the genuine Google parts they need to repair Pixel smartphones.  Pixel...

Google Rolls Out March 2022 Pixel Feature Drop With Live Text-to-Speech for Calls and More

[caption id="attachment_369856" align="aligncenter" width="1440"] Image: Google[/caption] Google on Monday announced its March 2022 "Feature Drop" for Pixel devices, just ahead of Apple's 'Peek Performance' event on Tuesday, March 8, at 10 a.m. PT/1 p.m ET. (via TechCrunch). The highlight of the update is a new text-to-speech feature for calls. The feature allows users to simply...

Foldable Google Pixel Phone Codenamed ‘Pipit’ Rumoured to Launch Soon

According to a new report by MySmartPrice, a foldable Google Pixel phone has been spotted on Geekbench codenamed 'Pipit’ featuring an octa-core Google Tensor processor with a peak clock speed of 2.8GHz, and 12GB of RAM. The rumoured foldable Pixel phone is expected to come with 256GB or 512GB of internal storage and run Android 12 out...

Google Pixel 6 vs. Pixel 6 Pro: What are the Differences?

[caption id="attachment_361972" align="aligncenter" width="850"] Image: Google[/caption] Earlier this week, Google unveiled its latest Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro smartphones at its online Pixel Fall Launch event. Unlike the Pixel 'XL's of yesteryear, however, there's more that separates the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro than just sheer physical size and battery capacity. Let's take...

Google Pixel 5a with 5G Launches in the U.S., But Not Canada

After numerous leaks, the Pixel 5a with 5G smartphone has been unveiled by Google, available for pre-order today for those in the United States and Japan—but not Canada. The Pixel 5 is currently sold out on the Google online store in Canada. The Pixel 5a with 5G has a 6.34-inch HD+ OLED display and launches...

Google Canada Announces New Features, Updates for Pixel Smartphones

Google Canada has today announced it is rolling a handful of new features and updates for its Pixel smartphone users, with the December update available to even more Pixel users. Many features launched with Pixel 5 are rolling out to Pixel 3 and newer devices, including the Extreme Battery Saver. When turned on, it lets...

Google Pixel vs. iPhone Voice to Text Comparison [VIDEO]

Just like the iPhone’s built-in Voice to Text Dictation feature, Google’s Pixel smartphones also come with a voice to text feature. While the two features appear to function in a similar manner, Google’s version offers a much smoother experience, thanks to its powerful speech recognition that is made possible by machine learning. To compare how the...

Google’s Recording App Is Now Available On Pixel 2 And Pixel 3

Earlier in October, Google announced that the Recorder app would debut on its new Pixel 4 smartphone. This voice recorder app had a very special function that set it apart from the rest––the ability to auto-transcribe recordings on the device itself. Many were elated by the news, although at the time, Google stated that the...