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Opinion: Two months later, Google Pixel is still a worthy iPhone alternative for normal people

I’ve been using my Google Pixel for more than 2 months now (check out my full review in case you missed it), and I have to say it one more time: This is easily my pick for best Android phone of the year. If you’re looking to buy a phone for a friend or a loved one, I can’t recommend the Pixel …

8 reasons Google's Pixel is better than the iPhone

You should note that everything here is subjective. The iPhone has great features that the Pixel doesn't have, and the Apple ecosystem is in a league of its own.<p>But <i>damn</i> the Pixel is good.<p>You should also note that I'm comparing the Pixel XL experience with my iPhone 6s and not the iPhone 7 series. …

Google’s decision to make its own smartphone might have looked like a blow to the likes of Samsung but the reality is much more interesting<p>Android, the world’s most used mobile operating system, is going through a step change. For years, its creator, Google, only made a small number of own-brand …

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Google Pixel and Pixel XL sales skyrocketed during Black Friday weekend

Available to buy since late October, the Google Pixel and Pixel XL are two of this year's best high-end smartphones, and have the potential of …

Low light photography: One area where the Google Pixel XL leaves the Apple iPhone 7 Plus behind

When it comes to flagship phones, one thing that we have seen manufacturers talk over the years is the camera functionality. With the flagships …

Google Pixel XL's modular components can be easily replaced

iFixit gave Google's Pixel XL a middling repairability score of 6 out of 10 partly because its display was poorly assembled. Still, the team found a lot of modular components that can be easily replaced when they cracked Mountain View's new flagship open. They also noted that HTC acted as the …

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Google Pixel Review: Android’s new flag bearer isn’t perfect, but it’s one of the best phones ever

We didn’t expect it to come as soon as it did, but Google’s first solely self-branded smartphone, the Google Pixel, is finally here. In light of how mature the smartphone market has become in the last few years, it’s hard for a new phone to stand out as something that takes anything more than a few …

Google makes it easy to get screen replacements for the Pixel and Pixel XL

Google is partnering with uBreakiFix to make screen replacements as easy as possible for the Pixel.<p>Join us after the break for details.<p>uBreakiFix is …

Pixel Vs Pixel XL Review: Should You Upgrade?

Finally. We have the ‘Google iPhone’.<p>Eight years in the making, Google has adopted the ‘If you want something done right, do it yourself’ approach and bypassed its Android partners for the first time. The result is a premium smartphone range comprised of the 5-inch ‘Pixel’ and 5.5-inch ‘Pixel XL’. …

Was the Google Pixel built in a mere 9 months? It would explain a lot…

Evidence points to a rushed development cycle for Google's first self-branded smartphone.<p>The Google Pixel, Google's first-ever self-branded …

You'll soon be able to walk in and out of a uBreakiFix store with a repaired Pixel or Pixel XL

With Google’s Pixel and Pixel XL being the new kids on the block, the last thing buyers want is to have either of them damaged or broken. That might …

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Here’s why the Google Pixel XL isn’t as cheap as a Nexus

There's now a clear reason why the Google Pixel line costs more than older, cheaper Nexus devices did when each launched.<p>Finance service company IHS …

Google Pixel XL Review: Still EXCELLENT Value In 2018

Google’s Pixel phones are gaining momentum. The company sold almost 4 million units in 2017, mostly its new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL handsets. Momentum …

3 Coolest Features of Google Pixel, Pixel XL That'll Blow Your Mind for Sure

Related Articles<p>How to use Smart Compose feature in Gmail?<p>Google working on a standalone AR headset with integrated camera<p>Google believes CCI’s …

Google Pixel sells more than Nexus 6P in first week

Mobile marketing company Appboy claims that the week-one adoption rate of both the Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL smartphones are greater than that of the Nexus 6P. The Google Pixel has reached 0.016% of the smartphone market share after the first week, while the Pixel XL achieved 0.020%. The …

Google's Pixel phones are seeing faster adoption than the Nexus 6P

For many, the Nexus 6P was the first true all-rounder flagship phone from Google, following years of the internet giant putting out Nexus devices …

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Google Pixel XL review: Elevating the Nexus experience; but dearly priced

Previous Next<p>price<p>₹67,000.00<p>tech2 rating<p>4/5<p>user rating<p>1/5<p>Product Review<br>• Specifications<p>At the Made by Google event which took place in October, Google …

Google Pixel XL vs HTC 10 Review: Is Google's $100 Price Hike Worth The Upgrade From HTC?

The two new latest premium smartphones Google Pixel and the HTC 10 are offering a lot of common features. However, they still have certain …

The 20 best Google Pixel tips and tricks you need to know about

If you’re one of the many that pulled the trigger on a shiny new Google Pixel or Pixel XL, you made an excellent decision. The device is Google’s …

Magnets found in the Google Pixel and Pixel XL could lead to smart flip cases

Magnets are cool. They offer a lot of functionality besides sticking things together, and in recent years, a number of manufacturers have figured out ways to take advantage of their interesting properties. One of the most memorable of these manufacturers is HTC, who mystified everyone with the …

The Google Pixel XL Review: Life After Nexus

Google’s latest phones, the Pixel and Pixel XL, still provide that pure Android experience along with at least two years of timely software and …

Google Pixel XL vs Apple iPhone 7 Plus

Do these two phones measure up in quite the same way as their smaller siblings, or does enough change with these bigger models that we'll look at …

Google Pixel XL vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

The Pixel XL and its smaller sibling are the first smartphones that have been built from the ground up with Google at the helm, which is one of the many reasons that these devices are a couple of the hottest smartphones that are currently available in the market. This is also the first phone that …

The Google Pixel is a great phone. A tablet version would be the next logical step

For the past month, I have been using the Google Pixel as my main phone. And day after day, I continue to love it. It is a wonderful phone. The Pixel XL has a better display and longer battery life, but the smaller version feels more comfortable in my hand, and less of it sticks out of the back …

Google Pixel XL Long Term Review: Still The Best

As I wrap up my first month with the Pixel XL, there are a few observations that are worth noting about Google’s ‘first’ smartphone that weren’t apparent in my initial review.<p><b>OK Google, what else do you do?</b><p>The most striking obserbation is how little I use Google Assistant. In the first few days I …

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Google Pixel XL Review: Hal 9000 Includes the Best Smartphone Camera

Android smartphones have come an incredible distance since their origins in Verizon-exclusives, like the first “DROID” devices in 2009. From plastic, …

Google Pixel XL: Android Users Finally Have Their 'iPhone'

<i>[Photo by Daryl Deino]</i><p>Google has done something that Samsung, HTC, Sony, and others could never do - they made an Android phone that runs just as smoothly as the iPhone. Google has shocked many in the industry with both the Pixel and its larger brother, the Pixel XL. Let's take a look at the Pixel …

Mazda's New Tech Hints At A Greater Focus On Comfort 

Most Mazdas tend to be among the best corner-carvers in their classes, but they don’t necessarily cradle drivers in swaths of comfort. Mazda must …

Deep Fried Deviled Eggs + 10 Other Fried Recipes to Eat on Cheat Day

There is one absolute truth in the world: The deeper the frying vat, the more godly the final product. You’re probably already familiar with the likes of crunchy fried-style ice cream (yum!) and other golden-brown goodies you can regularly find at state fair food stands. And you’ve probably even …

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