Google has sent a fresh security patch to the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL handsets. Google says the update "fixes critical bugs and improves the performance and stability" of the Pixel smartphones. The update is about 50 MB and can be downloaded over the air. Show More Summary
To get folks using its Google Assistant-toting earphones, Google is offering 50% off a pair of Pixel Buds whenever you purchase a Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL from the Google Store. At 50% off, the price of the Buds comes down to just $79.50 from the usual $159 price. Show More Summary
Google’s head of design for hardware, Ivy Ross, was featured in two separate interviews today, one on Google’s blog and another on Design Milk. Both dive into her background, the current line-up of Google products and their designs, differences in designing for hardware vs. Show More Summary
The Google Store is taking 50% off Pixel Buds when you buy a Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL. That's an $80 discount a great incentive to pick up a pair with a new Pixel 2.
No matter which phone you choose, you'll find it hard to be disappointed. If you're in the market to buy a new phone this very second, two of your best bets are the Google Pixel 2 XL and LG V30. These are both large phones that cameShow More Summary
Best Buy is kicking off 2018 with some enviable deals on Android devices. Right now, you can get $250 off a new Pixel 2 XL, $200 off the Pixel 2, or $250 off the Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8, or Galaxy S8+ at Best Buy, which is nothing to turn your nose up at. Unfortunately, the deal isn't quite as clear-cut as you might think. Show More Summary
It turns out some Pixel 2 XLs aren't nearly as bad, but finding one is basically a crapshoot. The video above shows how a newer Pixel 2 XL has almost no color shifting and the display is warmer.
Best Buy is hosting a deal on the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL through Verizon, so long as you purchase the phone on a monthly installment plan. With the savings, the monthly total for the Pixel 2 is brought down to $22.91, while the Pixel 2 XL is down to $24.99. While it may … Continued DEAL: Best Buy Selling Verizon Pixel 2 at $200 Off, 2 XL at $250 Off is a post from: Droid Life
With the launch of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, Google updated the Pixel Launcher with a cool new trick that took you from light to dark theme depending on the lightness or darkness of the wallpaper you set. They didn’t announce it, but it’s there and it’s pretty well done. Show More Summary
Save over £200 off Google Pixel 2 XL, get AMD Ryzen 5 processor for £197, grab £15 off NZXT gaming case.
User feedback or user annoyance? A few days ago we pointed out that Google is running customer surveys in the Pixel 2 XL's settings page, which turned out to be a pretty polarizing subject. Though it doesn't seem like many Pixel 2 owners...Show More Summary
While you'd expect to find the rare popup ad from a rogue app developer, how would you feel about seeing one from Google in your Settings app?
We're all excited about our new phones — but let's remember some of the basics. Opening up the box and pulling out a new Pixel 2 or 2 XL is a wonderful feeling, no matter how many times you've done it or what phone you're upgrading from. Show More Summary
Verizon‘s version of the Pixel devices aren’t supposed to have an unlockable bootloader. The first gen lineup on Verizon didn’t, and the current Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL shouldn’t either. [...]
Looks versus function. If you look at devices like the Galaxy S8, LG V30, and Google Pixel 2 XL, you'll see that they have one thing in common – they've all got curved displays. Curved displays on smartphones are something that's become...Show More Summary
We just crowned the Pixel 2 XL as Phone of the Year for 2017. but now it’s your turn! With this poll, simply choose the phone you think earns the highest honors for this year, but beware, there are a lot of great options to choose from. Choosing which phone you think is best is … Continued Thursday Poll: What’s Your Favorite Android Phone From 2017? is a post from: Droid Life
The Pixel 2 and the Pixel 2 XL saw the most activations after Christmas this year, beating out the iPhone X and other devices.
It’s the day after Christmas, so I’d imagine that a few of you have some cash to spend. If you were holding out until this moment to pickup a Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL, you are still in luck, as Verizon, Best Buy, and Target have kept up their $300-off Pixel 2 deal. I … Continued DEAL: Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Still $300 Off at Verizon, Best Buy, and Target is a post from: Droid Life
Some Pixel 2/2 XL owners are reporting strange distortion from their speakers at higher volumes. Speakers appear to rattle when outputting specific tones something that affects the phone while in calls, or listening to media.
To keep or not to keep. Just like pretty much every other phone that's released, the Pixel 2 XL has had its fair share of ups and downs. The initial launch and the numerous display complaints left some folks with a bad taste in their...Show More Summary