Google won't sell its Pixel 4 smartphone in India

CNNThat's reportedly because one of the Pixel 4's key components, a Soli radar chip that enables facial recognition and gesture controls, operates on a frequency that India doesn't allow companies to use. Google was unable to obtain a license from Indian ...

October 16th 2019


The Pixel 4 has the same problem as the Pixel 3: It's too expensive

PCWorldIn an alternative universe, Google is the Apple of Android. People are counting down the days until the Pixel 4 goes on sale, and forums are filled with debates over how much better the square camera bump looks in person. The question isn't over whether the ...

October 16th 2019


Pixel 4 hands-on—Thumbs up for 90Hz, thumbs down for Project Soli

Ars TechnicaThe feel of the Pixel 4 varies greatly based on which color you get. The black version is the most boring, with a regular glossy, greasy, glass back. The orange and white versions are where things get interesting, though. These have the whole back covered in ...

October 16th 2019


Can the Pixel 4 win back Google's camera crown?

The VergeAfter Apple's iPhone 11 event, I noted that while the company was catching up on features like ultrawide and night mode, it was unclear whether it'd be able to get on the Pixel's level in terms of basic image quality. Over the course of our review process, ...

October 16th 2019


Google Pixel 4: Indians disappointed as 'radar feature' prevents launch

BBC NewsIndians were left disappointed after Google decided not to launch its Pixel 4 smartphone in the country on Tuesday. Google only said that it determined availability on a variety of factors and had decided not to launch in India. However, tech analysts ...

October 16th 2019


Google's Pixel 4 ships October 24, starting at $799

TechCrunchThe rumors and leaks have been pretty relentless. In fact, over the past three days, the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL have gone up for pre-order on at least two different sites. While it's true that Google's never been particularly great at keeping this stuff under wraps, ...

October 16th 2019


Google Pixel 4, Pixel 3 or Pixel 3A: Should you upgrade?

The VergeGoogle's Pixel 4 and 4 XL are here at last, after a mountain of leaks. Preorders are beginning today, and the actual phones ship in just over a week. So let's assume your heart is set on a new Pixel phone, and you're not willing to wait for the reviews. Should ...

October 16th 2019


Here's a first look at Google's Pixel 4, which you can control by waving your hand over the screen

CNBCGoogle announced a bunch of new gadgets at a press event in New York City on Tuesday, including the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL phones, a new Nest Wi-Fi system that doubles as a smart home speaker, Pixel Buds to compete with AirPods and a laptop called ...

October 16th 2019


Pixel 4 vs. iPhone 11 Pro: a first look at camera photo samples

The VergeGoogle has just unveiled its latest Pixel 4 smartphone, following weeks of leaks. There's a new face unlock feature, a high refresh rate screen, a faster Google Assistant, and spatial awareness using radar. All of those improvements look great, and you should ...

October 15th 2019


5 Reasons To Buy Google's Pixel 3 XL

ForbesThe leaks that dominated the tech news cycle in the run up to Google's Pixel 3 launch didn't completely ruin yesterday's surprise. Why? Because the hardware isn't what Google is trying to sell. Well, it is, but what the search giant really wants to ...

October 10th 2018


Google failed to justify the Pixel 3 XL's massive notch

The VergeGoogle's Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL arrived yesterday without too much fanfare. After all, the devices leaked pretty much in entirety over the course of the last two months, leaving little to the imagination when Google hardware chief Rick Osterloh came on ...

October 10th 2018


The age of the aluminum flagship phone is over

The VergeThe last major name still standing by aluminum as its construction material of choice was Google, and that laggard behavior was corrected yesterday with the launch of the all-glass Pixel 3 and 3 XL. Now, the aluminum flagship phone is well and truly dead.

October 10th 2018


Google Pixel 3 hands-on—Not the best first impression

Ars TechnicaNEW YORK—After an almost endless number of leaks, the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL have finally been unleashed. After scavenging the show floor for info and some experience with the new handsets, we're back to talk impressions. The first thing you notice ...

October 10th 2018


The 5 biggest announcements from the Google Pixel 3 event

The VergeMonths of leaks were finally confirmed at the Pixel 3 event today in New York City where Google just unveiled its newest flagship Android phone and a few new devices, including the Pixel Slate and Google Home Hub. Unlike a typical Google event, the ...

October 10th 2018


Pixel 3 and 3 XL: Google's new phones are slick, but seem to lack that killer ...

CNETGoogle announced its Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL phones earlier on Tuesday -- here's everything Google announced -- touting a few enhanced features on what are otherwise painfully neutral-looking and iterative phones. Google avoided sharing concrete specs, ...

October 10th 2018


First look at Google's Pixel 3 and 3 XL

The VergeGoogle just got done announcing its Pixel 3 and 3 XL smartphones, and although we've seen them leaked repeatedly over the last couple months, we're finally getting an up-close look and the chance to try them firsthand. Just how much does that notch on ...

October 10th 2018