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Google Pixel, Pixel XL Now Available on Snapdeal: Launch Offers Detailed

Online marketplace Snapdeal on Monday partnered with Google Pixel, the first Google smartphone, as its online retail partner, offering cashback and mobile protection plans. Snapdeal is offering Rs. 10,000 instant cashback from Yes Bank, Rs. 10,000 e-cash from Yatra, and a free mobile protection plan from Allianz worth Rs. 5,999 on the Google Pixel and Pixel XL. “Pixel has already ... Read More »

CES 2017: Alcatel A3 XL With Android 7.0 Nougat Launched

At CES 2017, Alcatel has launched a big screen budget smartphone. The Alcatel A3 XL is a 6-inch device that flags off the company’s new ‘A’ series. The pricing will be somewhere around $200 (roughly Rs. 13,600), and availability will vary depending upon region. It is set to be available in Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa and Latin America in ... Read More »

Some Google Pixel, Pixel XL Users Report Interface Freezing Issues

After Bluetooth pairing, LTE connectivity, freezing camera app, and audio distortion issues, some Google Pixel phone users are reporting problems where their smartphone hangs and freezes from anywhere between a few seconds and several minutes – even resulting in the disappearance of an onscreen navigation component. The Google Pixel, Pixel XL interface freezing issue appears to be related to the ... Read More »

Google Pixel, Pixel XL Receive 4G VoLTE Support With Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update

Google on Monday released the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update for Nexus and Pixel devices, and the update has begun rolling out across the world. A Gadgets 360 staff member received the update on his Pixel XL smartphone, and learnt that the smartphone now supports 4G VoLTE, compatible with Reliance Jio in India. To use 4G VoLTE, Google Pixel and Pixel ... Read More »

Google Pixel, Pixel XL Available With Up to Rs. 26,000 Discount in Flipkart Exchange Offer

  These days, buying a premium-end smartphone has become an even tougher task, as their prices keep increasing steadily. This is why Flipkart’s ‘Pixel Exchange Festival’ may act as a boon for those who wish to upgrade their current smartphone to Google’s first self-branded smartphone. Flipkart’s Pixel Exchange Festival is offering discounts of up to Rs. 26,000 on exchange of ... Read More »

Pixel Uses 15W Charging and Pixel XL Uses 18W Charging, Clarifies Google

Google launched the Pixel phones in two sizes – 5-inch and 5.5-inch. The Pixel and Pixel XL don’t have many significant differences; however the Pixel XL is bigger, has a better display resolution, and a larger battery. Now, thanks to tester Nathan K, a new difference has cropped up between the two Google smartphones. Nathan posted on his Google Plus ... Read More »

Google Pixel XL Has Similar Cost-to-Price Ratio as iPhone 7 Plus, Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

Google with its Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones is looking to do what Apple has been doing for years – integrate in-house software and hardware to build a pure-experience smartphone. Leveraging from its Android fan base, Google aims to provide the best Android experience with top-notch hardware. Hence, the pricing of the smartphone is at par with other premium handsets, ... Read More »

Google Pixel and Pixel XL Shipments Delayed Till Mid-November

Google killed off its Nexus series and launched the Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones earlier this month, ushering in a new era for Android smartphones. The new smartphones offer the purest Android experience there is, added with its inbuilt Google Assistant feature for seamless voice-contextual results. Needless to say, these smartphones have piqued Android fanboys’ interests, and pre-orders have soared ... Read More »

Google Pixel, Pixel XL to Get Software Fix for Lens Flare Camera Issue in Coming Weeks

At the time of Pixel smartphones’ launch, Google made headlines by saying that the camera on these phones is the best in its class. This is why when users find an issue with these cameras; it becomes important for the company to address it as fast as possible. Google representative who goes by the name ‘IsaacOnCamera’ has acknowledged the issue ... Read More »

Pixel, Pixel XL Aren’t More Water Resistant Because Google Supposedly ‘Ran Out of Time’

Google’s Pixel phones ever since launch have been in headline for whether they can justify their premium pricing. At their prices, they are in direct competition with the likes of iPhone 7 and Galaxy S7 series, and omissions like optical image stabilisation (OIS) functionality and proper dust and water resistance were remarked upon. The latest buzz around the Pixel and ... Read More »