While combing through the code of the latest leaked Google Camera 7.4 APK, a developer came across references to a new 4K 60fps video recording mode. It's still unclear which Pixel phones will be supported once it is enabled or when it will become available.
Android Authority recently ran an experiment testing the USB transfer speeds of several phones. The results revealed that the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 4 smartphones are significantly slower than phones with similar hardware and even slower than previous Pixel smartphones.
Gooogle's March Security update came with an unwelcome surprise for At&T users. Due to improper certification, users fond that apps that rely on Google's SafetyNet like Google Pay would not work. The firm pulled the update earlier in the week and has now restored it.
Google is preparing to improve the Pixel 4's Face Unlock with a new security feature that requires your eyes to be open. This means that you can't get into people's phones when they're sleeping anymore, so you're now a little safer from snoops with no sense of boundaries.
Google has released the first of its Pixel feature drops for 2020. With the March release, users of supported Pixel devices get access to AR effects in Duo, faster access to cards and passes in Google Pay, and Car Crash Detection in the UK and Australia. Pixel 4 users will also get motion sense improvements.
Google's March feature drop for Pixels is said to bring new useful features like dark mode scheduling. The update is due out with the March security update and is the second of the Pixel's feature drops since Google started the program in December.
In Google's first big Pixel feature drop back in December of 2019, it introduced automatic Call Screen with an option to record the audio of screened calls. Recently, some users have been reporting that the option has now disappeared on their Pixel phones.
Both the $300 off and the $800 off a second phone work with the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL. Both credits are applied over the course of 24 months. Since the regular Pixel 4 is only $800, you essentially get it for free as a second phone on a new line.
Apple took a big step forward with the iPhone 11 camera, while Google looked to maintain its perch in the mobile photography battle. The gap certainly closed between them, making for interesting comparisons, though it's clear who wins out in most scenarios.
Don't want to sign up for a long-term contract? You can buy the Google Pixel 4 outright at one of its best prices yet via Amazon today. With $200 off select models, now's a great time to upgrade. Pixel 4 XL devices are also seeing discounts.
Sign up at Verizon with a new line of service on a Verizon Unlimited plan and get $500 off applied over 24 months when you trade-in your old phone. If you're switching from another carrier, get $200 in a prepaid Mastercard sent to you within 8 weeks.