Category Archives: Google News

Google Reveals Which Nexus Devices Will Get Android 7.1 Developer Preview

Last week Google revealed that their two new flagship devices – the Pixel and Pixel XL will run on Android 7.1 Nougat and whilst not many features were discussed Google have now addressed that by publishing Android 7.1 on their developer blog and has also published a list of devices that are getting the update. […]

Pixel and Pixel XL to come with IP53 Certification

Earlier this week both the Pixel and Pixel XL went official. We’ve known plenty about the devices after several leaks but one thing that wasn’t cleared up at the Google event was whether or not the device have any sort of dust or water resistance. The rumours suggested IP53 certification was present and now finally […]

New Leaked Press Render of Google Pixel XL

This week a new press render of the upcoming Google Pixel smartphone got leaked. We’ve seen various leaks and renders reconstructed already based on rumored dimensions and design so we had a good idea of what to expect. Today fans of the larger screened smartphones get the same treatment as a leaked press render of the […]

Google Pixel Phones Will Be Unveiled October 4

Google have just launched a short video showcasing their plans for the release of 2  forthcoming smartphones on October 4. The video seems to indicate that the speculated Pixel and Pixel XL handsets will be the center of attraction at the October launch. The clip begins with Google’s classical search bar. The elongated, slender rectangle then converted […]

Google to Ditch Nexus Name in Favour of Pixel

Earlier this week we heard that Google might be scrapping the ‘Nexus’ name for their two new devices – Marlin and Sailfish made by HTC. Android Police reported that 2 independent sources both reported the news and they say Nexus will be removed in favour of the word Pixel. According to those sources the Sailfish […]

New HTC Nexus Sailfish and Marlin Pass FCC Certification

It’s fairly common knowledge that HTC are making two new Nexus smartphones for Google this year – the Sailfish and the Marlin. Both devices have been leaked in various capacities and we’ve seen renders, mockups and benchmarking stats. Todays leak which you can see above is evidence that both smartphones have passed through FCC certification […]

Google Launches Spam Call Protection to Nexus and Android One Devices

A cool new feature here as Google have just started rolling out a new update to the Android Phone app that will warn users about potential spam callers. The update however is solely for Nexus and Android One devices. You can see a GIF below of it in operation: Spam callers be gone! Today, we’re […]