+ Friday February 22nd, 2019

Device Archives: Pixel 2 XL

Key Specs

  • OS (at launch): inimum 3 years of OS and security updates
  • Display: 6.0-inch
  • Camera: 12.2MP (1.4?m) at f/1.8
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 (2.35Ghz + 1.9Ghz, 64Bit Octa-Core)
  • RAM: 4GB Storage: 64GB/128GB
  • Battery: 3,250mAh


February Android security patches are rolling out now to Pixel phones; others to follow

Google’s detailed what’s coming in Android’s February security patches today, with the updates rolling out to Pixel phones immediately alongside a small platform update. Pixel phones move up to Android 9.0 (PQ2A.190205.001/2/3, depending on model), while the venerable Pixel C stays with Android 8.1 (OPM8.190205.001) but still gets some patching …

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Google releases November Security patch for Android – Pixel and Nexus updates now available

As expected, Google has this morning released the November security patch for Android, with updates available now for selected Pixel and Nexus devices. There’s two releases as per usual, one dated the 1st of November and the other the 5th of November, with fixes for Framework, Media Framework and System …

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Google’s Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL pricing, possibly revealed by this week’s iPhone excess

Google’s two Pixel product announcements have occurred a few weeks after Apple’s September iPhone event, and this is – perhaps – no coincidence; not only does it give Google an idea of what it’s up against before releasing, but we’ve found something else. One interesting relationship in Australia has between …

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Fix for intermittent Android Auto connectivity issues on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL coming with February’s security update

Google’s automotive operating system, Android Auto has had its issues over time but consistently the best experience has come with Google branded phones — until recently. In a recent update Google inadvertently broke the connectivity with Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL phones but they have a fix ready to …

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