How Google built the Pixel 2’s camera (Video)

The cameras on the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL have been scored higher than any other smartphone camera currently available. With a DxO score of 98, this camera promises to deliver excellent quality and super sharp images even in low light. Both of the new Pixels phones come with 12.2 MP sensor with an f/1.8 aperture, and DxOMark passes these phones as having the best smartphone cameras ever. But have you wondered how Google made these cameras so impressive?  A new video from Google’s Nat and Friends provides us a behind-the-scenes…

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Google set to launch the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL – Images Leaked

Google is set to launch its new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones on October 4, 2017. There are also reports that indicate the likely launch of a laptop, Bluetooth speaker, VR headsets. The Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, are said to be made by HTC and LG respectively. We have seen the two smartphones in the form of leaks and rumours in previous weeks. A report from Venturebeat claims to give us a clear picture on the two handsets and also reveals some more details on their specifications. According…

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Google Pixel 2 to launch October 4

Search giant Google’s upcoming Pixel smartphones are a couple of weeks away from being launched and the leaks are pouring in. According to a listing by FCC(via Android Central), the bigger variant of the Pixel smartphone, Pixel 2 XL, will be manufactured by LG. The Pixel 2 smartphone too was spotted in the FCC listing recently giving hints on the Android OS version and what could be one of key highlight of the device. The certification process shows some of the screenshots from the upcoming handset’s Settings page, suggesting it (or at least…

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Get Full Featured Pixel Launcher on your Android Device (Marshmallow and above)

As Android gets updated to Android 8.0 Oreo, a couple of developers have been at work making one of our favorite, minimalist launcher experiences work. These launchers aim to give users as pure an experience as they could on a Google Pixel phone. Amir Zaidi decided that it would be a good idea to have a fully working pixel launcher on most android phones and worked on a full port/patch job on the Pixel Launcher. With a some assistance from Till Kottmann, who publishes a similar Pixel Launcher experience called Lawnchair, they have now put…

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