GOOGLE PIXEL 6A Posts on XDA

Here’s how you can unlock the bootloader and root the Google Pixel 6a with Magisk

It’s been a few weeks since Google unveiled the mid-ranger Pixel 6a, bringing several notable upgrades over previous Pixel-A series phones. Besides the availability of the Android 13 beta, the factory images and the kernel sources for the Pixel 6a have been published as well, which are just the right ingredients for the modding enthusiasts...

Magic Eraser’s Camouflage tool is rolling out to the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro

Google debuted a new tool for the Magic Eraser feature on Pixel devices when it unveiled the Pixel 6a earlier this year. Instead of removing unwanted objects from images, the new Camouflage tool alters the color of selected objects to help them blend in with the surroundings and prevents them from drawing the viewer's attention...

How much warranty does the Google Pixel 6a have?

Google's new Pixel 6a has already made it to our collection of the best cheap Android phones that you can buy in 2022. It doesn't have all the bells and whistles that you'd expect from a high-end device, but there's still plenty to like for the $449 asking price. It takes a lot of the...

Google Pixel 6a vs Apple iPhone SE 3 (2022): Which budget phone to buy?

Google's new Pixel 6a and Apple's iPhone SE 3 (2022) offer a lot of bang for the buck for those who are looking to buy a phone for under $500. These two smartphones, in fact, offer the best value for money in markets like the US where there are hardly any value-for-money offerings from Chinese...

The display on the Google Pixel 6a might be able to run at 90Hz

The recently released Google Pixel 6a has gotten quite a bit of attention over the past couple of weeks, thanks in part to the numerous deals that have come attached when buying this phone. While the mid-range handset offers a lot for its price, it looks like it could offer even more. Twitter user TheLunarixus decided...

Google Pixel 6a vs Motorola Moto G 5G (2022): A one-sided beatdown

Motorola's mid-tier phones have been doing quite well in the limited North American mobile scene, and its $350 Moto G 5G is another offering with an appealing price point. But Google's A series brings perhaps the biggest challenge yet. While Google's A series has been around for years, the Google Pixel 6a is arguably the...

Google Pixel 6a vs Google Pixel 6: Which Google phone should you prefer as your next device?

The Google Pixel 6 is one of the best camera smartphones on the market. It offers the same primary camera sensor and the processing package as its more pricey sibling, Pixel 6 Pro, while being $300 cheaper. But with the introduction of the affordable Pixel 6a, the regular Pixel 6 has some serious competition. The...

How to download Android 12 and 12L for Google Pixel and other Android devices

The wait is finally over — Android 12L is here as Google has officially kicked off the update rollout via stable channel. If you’re the lucky owner of a Google Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro, Pixel 5a, Pixel 5, Pixel 4a 5G, Pixel 4a, Pixel 4, Pixel 4 XL, Pixel 3a, or the Pixel 3a...

GPS fix rolling out to Pixel 6 handsets, August security patch rolling out in coming weeks

While many expected a new security update for their Pixel 6 devices, it looks like that has been put on hold for the time being. Instead, Pixel 6 owners will get a different update starting this week, focusing on fixing potential GPS issues with the Pixel 6 Pro, Pixel 6, and Pixel 6a. The team at...

A week after its release, the Google Pixel 6a drops to $399

The Google Pixel 6a has seen a number of promotions leading up to and during its retail launch. If you've been on the fence this whole time, there is now another promotion available that might finally sway your mind. Amazon currently has the Pixel 6a available for $399 before taxes and shipping, which is a...

Google Pixel 6a vs Samsung Galaxy A53: The two most notable mid-rangers in North American market and beyond

The Google Pixel 6a is the newest mid-ranger on the block, and it's arguably the best one because it offers a lot of what made the Google Pixel 6 such a good flagship phone just last fall. Samsung's Galaxy A53, however, is no slouch, offering Samsung's gorgeous AMOLED display technology in a clean and understated...

These are the Best Pixel 6a Screen Protectors to buy in 2022

The Google Pixel 6a is officially here, bringing several notable upgrades over previous Google Pixel A series phones. The formula is still the same: you get some of the best features of the current gen Pixel flagship for a significantly lower price. But a cheaper price tag comes with a few compromises. While the flagship...