GOOGLE PIXEL 6 Posts on XDA

Google Pixel 6 renders show off wild new design

Since the first Google Pixel hit the scene back in 2016, Google has stuck to a mostly formulaic design. But all that could change with the release of the Pixel 6, which will supposedly adopt a radical new design compared to the existing Pixel 5. According to renders released by Jon Prosser, the Pixel 6 will...

Googler drops hint that the Pixel 6 will have custom chip code-named “Whitechapel”

Earlier this month, a report alleged that Google will ship its in-house silicon in 2021 Pixel devices. Now, a Googler has left a comment online that provides the first public evidence we can point to that the upcoming Pixel 6 will be powered by the rumored Google-made chip. In a code change submitted to the Android...

Are you looking forward to Google’s custom chip for the Pixel 6?

Google’s Pixel 6 — and other future Pixel devices — will reportedly come equipped with the GS101 silicon, the company’s custom system on a chip (SoC). If true, it could shake up the status quo and further threaten Qualcomm’s dominance in the mobile market. We think it’s an exciting prospect, but we wanted to know:...

Pixel 6 may use Google-made chip instead of Qualcomm processor

Google will reportedly launch a custom smartphone chip this fall, presumably with the Pixel 6, according to a new report. The company has been rumored to be exploring development of its own custom system on a chip (SoC), and this year might finally be when it debuts. 9to5Google reported on Friday the Google-made chip, internally known...

Android 12 DP2 hints at a future Pixel device with an under-display fingerprint scanner

Google is responsible for both maintaining Android and making new Pixel phones, so it's sometimes hard to tell when a new Android feature also means a new Pixel feature. Just because Android adds support for new hardware doesn't always mean that a future Pixel phone will actually ship with that hardware, though that doesn't mean...

Google Pixel 6 may feature a centered hole-punch camera with 4K video support

Although Google won't be lifting the covers off the Pixel 6 for several more months, leaks about the upcoming device have already started popping up. We first learned about the device back in August last year when a leaked internal document revealed the codenames of four upcoming Pixel devices -- "barbette" (Pixel 5a), “raven,” “oriole,”...