Tag Archives: Google Pixel 2

All Google Pixels to get external mic support on October 18


The Google Pixel line of devices do not support external microphones, despite Google’s focus on the amazing camera on the last two years of device releases. People have been complaining about this as long as the devices have been on the market.

Fortunately, Google decided to finally listen to […]

Over 75% of Google Pixel users are on Android Pie

Google Pixel 3 and Google Pixel 3 XLEvery time I begin to consider the latest flagship from Samsung or Huawei, I’m reminded why I love the Google Pixel: its fast Android updates. Every time there’s a new monthly security patch or major version upgrade, I download the factory image immediately to flash it manually, so I don’t have to wait for an OTA

Google Camera 6.1 supports external microphones during video recording

Google Camera 6.1 for the Google PixelWhen looking for a third party camera application, often users look no further than the Google Camera. Its HDR+ processing algorithms can upgrade any camera sensor, and as such ports of the Google Camera to other devices are sought after by the community at large. That’s not to say it’s perfect though. It still has

Download: Google Pixel Launcher from the Google Pixel 3

pixel 3 pixel launcherThe Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL were finally announced yesterday, which means the updated APKs are starting to pop up. Yesterday, the Google Camera from the Pixel 3 was available to download on older devices. The next updated app is the Pixel Launcher, which can now be installed on Pixel, Nexus, and Android One