Tag: Google Pixel 3 XL

This Pixel 3 XL case includes a miniature soft-touch NFC keyboard

Ever wish you had a folio case for your Pixel 3 XL with a keyboard built into it? No, me neither, but such a thing exists now. Case maker Tech21 has announced the EvoType accessory, promising a more efficient mobile typing experience. There’s something a little bit Google-y about the design, probably due to the […]

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January 2019 Android security patch arrives for Pixel devices

In the midst of CES 2019, Google has begun rolling out Android’s January security patch. This month’s update appears to be primarily focused on fixing video recording issues on the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL in addition to other bug fixes. The January security patch fixes 13 various vulnerabilities in the Android Open Source Project. […]

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Google Assistant will be available on 1 billion devices by the end of January

It wasn’t long ago that the Google Assistant was a Pixel-exclusive feature. Now, Google expects it to be installed on 1 billion devices by the end of January 2018 — up from 500 million last May. It all started back in March 2017, when Google announced it would bring the Assistant to all Android phones […]

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Google in 2019: All in on AI

With the release of the Google Pixel 3 in October, Google reaffirmed its position as a worthy contender in the bloody war of the smartphone industry. However, despite the handset’s glowing reviews, the Pixel line still has a very small market share, especially compared to popular lines from Samsung or Huawei. While Google’s ambitions for smartphone dominance may […]

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Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL Lite tipped to land on Verizon this Spring

Rozetked Are Google’s Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL too expensive for you? If so, you might want to hold out on buying a new phone until Spring 2019 — that’s when Google is rumored to launch the affordable Pixel 3 Lite and Pixel 3 XL Lite. This rumor comes from our friends at Android Police, […]

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Analyst: Google’s hardware almost made $3 billion in profit for 2018

From Pixel phones to Home smart devices, the “Made by Google” program produced plenty of hardware over the last three years. It also produced approximately $3 billion in profit in 2018, according to estimates from RBC Capital Markets. Out of the $2.98 billion in hardware profit that the bank estimated, $1.78 billion came from Pixel […]

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Check out all the latest Made for Google cases and accessories for the Pixel 3

It’s just about Christmas, and a lot of people are getting new devices to celebrate. Due to all the recent deals Google has been having recently, it’s very possible that this device is a Pixel 3, especially if you took advantage of the Google Fi deal that landed you a free travel gift card. If […]

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Google Pixel 3 (Verizon) getting RCS messaging support tomorrow

Verizon is gearing up to roll out Rich Communication Services (RCS) messaging support for the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL tomorrow, the company has confirmed. In a statement to The Verge yesterday, Verizon said the new text messaging standard would arrive in Google’s Messages app on the Pixels. RCS, or Chat as the Google-backed Android version […]

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Google expands eSIM Pixel 3 support to more countries and carriers

Google announced today that more countries and carriers will support eSIM technology than ever before. eSIM enables smartphones to switch SIM data without having to physically switch SIM cards. The Google Pixel 3 and other Google Fi-compatible phones have eSIM capabilities. While it’s pretty cool that eSIM technology in smartphones enables you to switch carriers […]

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December 2018 security patch arrives for Pixel and Nexus devices, OG Pixel MIA again

Right on schedule, Google has released Android’s December security patch. The good news is that the Pixel C, Nexus 6P, and Nexus 5X are still getting updates, despite the fact that the company is no longer obligated to issue security patches for the three-year-old devices. However, the bad news is that — just like last […]

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Speed Test G: Huawei Mate 20 Pro vs Google Pixel 3 XL

[embedded content] The new Speed Test G system was launched a few days ago. It combines the best aspects of traditional speed tests with the geekiness of benchmarks to form a new way to measure the real-life performance of Android smartphones. Because the apps are standalone and not incorporated in the Speed Test G app, they […]

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Google Duplex is rolling out to some Pixel users, still looks outrageous

Google is rolling out Duplex to some Pixel users. The AI-powered voice assistant can make restaurant reservations. There are some subtle differences when compared to the version Google demoed earlier in the year, however. Google’s AI-powered voice booking system Duplex has arrived on some Pixel phones in the U.S. In a statement, Google told Venture […]

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