Tag: Google

Android 12 Developer Preview 2.2 squashes Bluetooth and Wi-Fi bugs

Credit: Edgar Cervantes / Android Authority Google has released Android 12 Developer Preview 2.2. The update fixes Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and widget bugs. It also includes April security fixes. Google has shared yet another small but noteworthy Android 12 Developer Preview revision ahead of a third milestone. 9to5Google reports that the company has released Android 12 […]

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What you should really expect from Google’s custom Pixel 6 processor

Credit: Robert Triggs / Android Authority Opinion post by Robert Triggs Rumor has it that the Google Pixel 6 will debut Google’s long-rumored custom smartphone silicon, codenamed “Whitechapel.” In other words, the Pixel 6 appears set to ditch Qualcomm’s Snapdragon brand for something built in-house with the help of Samsung’s System Large-scale Integration (SLSI) division. […]

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Pixel 5 apparently showing impressive GPU performance gains after latest update

Credit: David Imel / Android Authority The Pixel 5 has reportedly received a major GPU performance boost with the latest update. Benchmarks conducted by various testers are showing significant gains compared to previous results. Turns out the April security patch is not the only thing to look forward to in Google’s latest Pixel update. Multiple […]

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Report: Google Pixel 6 might really have its own silicon codenamed ‘Whitechapel’

A new report suggests the Google Pixel 6 could land this year with a unique, Google-designed chipset. The chipset is codenamed “Whitechapel.” It seems to be connected to Samsung’s Exynos system and might share similarities with those chips. If true, this would allow Google to have nearly complete control over Pixel hardware, much as Apple […]

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Fiat 500 Family Gains ‘Hey Google’ Special Editions With Voice Assistant

Fiat has teamed up with Google to launch special edition versions of the 500 city car, 500L MPV, and 500X crossover. Named ‘Hey Google’, the new models feature enhanced styling and the tech giant’s virtual assistant that allows owners to check various information about their cars by using their smartphones or a Google Nest Hub. […]

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