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Google Pixel 5a looks to be a carbon copy of the Pixel 4a 5G

Last year, we saw two mid-range smartphones from Google: the Pixel 4a launched in August, and its 5G variant, the Pixel 4a 5G, followed a month later. Since the Pixel 3, Google has followed the tradition of launching a lower-specced version of its top-tier Pixel phone. And for now, at least, it seems that the...

Android 12’s audio-coupled haptic effect is even cooler than it sounds

If you follow our blog, then I don't think I need to tell you that Google released the first Android 12 builds last week (seriously, we've posted a ton about it). While we've mostly focused on revealing unreleased features, today we're stepping back and testing one of the new OS's officially-announced features. One of the...

How to install the Android 12 Developer Preview on your Google Pixel smartphone

It’s that time of year again! The first Developer Preview build of Android 12 is now available for supported devices starting today. This won’t give you the full Android 12 experience as it's still very much a work-in-progress, but for lucky owners of the Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL,...

How to download Android 12 Developer Preview for Google Pixel devices

The wait is finally over — Android 12 is here as Google has officially kicked off the Android 12 Developer Preview program. If you’re the lucky owner of a Google Pixel 5, Pixel 4a 5G, Pixel 4a, Pixel 4, Pixel 4 XL, Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL, Pixel 3, or the Pixel 3 XL, then...

Best Android Phones under $500 in February 2021: Google, OnePlus, Motorola, TCL, Samsung & More

During the early days and subsequent maturing days of Android, you'd have to fork up several hundred dollars for a flagship smartphone, one that could guarantee a great experience. This panorama was, however, disrupted in recent years. Now, you have a lot of options to consider without needing to fork up obscene amounts of money...

Best Google Pixel 4a 5G deals in February 2021: Where to pre-order Google’s new affordable 5G phone

The Google Pixel 4a 5G was officially unveiled by Google, and it is impressive by its own standards. Costing only $499, Google's latest in the cheaper Pixel 'a' line gives people an affordable solution to getting on a 5G network. The Pixel 4a 5G isn't just inexpensive; it's a great smartphone, too. With a Qualcomm...

The Clearly White model of the Pixel 4a 5G is now available, plus save at least $40 on all colors!

Earlier this month, we reported on the Clearly White color of the Google Pixel 4a 5G--specifically, that the new color of the popular 5G smartphone would go on sale at the end of the month. Well, it's the end of the month! So you know what that means... it's time to pick up your Clearly...

Add a battery bar to your Galaxy S21, Note 20, Pixel 5, or Pixel 4a 5G with Energy Ring

The Huawei Nova 4 was the first Android smartphone to bring the hole-punch camera concept to the masses. The Nova 4 is over two years old today, but the trend it started continues to rule the Android world even in 2021. The hole-punch design brings us closer to our collective goal of getting rid of...

Google Camera 8.1.200 rolls out for Pixel phones with a toggle to disable auto Night Sight

The Pixel 5 and Pixel 4 5G came with a revamped camera app in the form of Google Camera version 8.0. The updated app introduced several new features, including a reworked UI with new buttons, Night Sight for portrait mode, Cinematic pan, a quick zoom toggle, and more. This was followed by Google Camera 8.1...

Google will soon sell the unlocked Pixel 4a 5G in a white color

When the Pixel 4a 5G was released, customers on Verizon got exclusive dibs on a “Clearly White” version. Everyone else got black. It appears that will soon change, with Google reportedly set to release an unlocked version of the device in the snowy white color. The good news is the unlocked Pixel 4a 5G in white...

Save $40 on the Google Pixel 4a 5G and join the 5G revolution for cheap

There sure have been a lot of smartphone deals this week! With deals on the OnePlus 8 Pro and the TCL 10 Pro, retailers are looking to take those holiday gift cards and cash off your hands. Google isn't going to sit idly by while others reap the post-holiday benefits, though. Currently, on Amazon, you...

Google’s Adaptive Charging feature only works during certain hours

Google’s most recent Pixel Feature Drop included a number of new features, from contextual translation to improved home screen customization. It also included a new Adaptive Charging feature, which sounds like it could potentially be more restrictive than we first thought. Available for the Pixel 4, Pixel 4 XL, Pixel 4a, Pixel 4a 5G, and Pixel...