Latest Google phone news

What is Google Duo Low-light mode, how does it work and how do you use it?
What is Google Duo Low-light mode, how does it work and how do you use it? By Britta O'Boyle

Here's what Google Duo's latest Low-light mode is, how it works and how to use it.... Read more

What is Google's Soli chip and how does it work?
What is Google's Soli chip and how does it work? By Britta O'Boyle

This is everything you need to know about Google's Soli chip, including what it is, how it works and what its potential applications are.... Read more

Five reasons to buy the Google Pixel 3a
Five reasons to buy the Google Pixel 3a By Pocket-lint Promotion

There's plenty of smartphones on the market. Here are five reasons why the Google Pixel 3a stands out from the crowd.... Read more

The Google Pixel 3a has camera clout but won't break the bank
The Google Pixel 3a has camera clout but won't break the bank By Pocket-lint Promotion

The Google Pixel 3a can deliver really strong photographic results, and is tremendous value to boot.... Read more

Google Pixel 4 specs, release date, news and rumours
Google Pixel 4 specs, release date, news and rumours By Britta O'Boyle

Here is everything we have heard so far regarding the Google Pixel 4, due out later this year, as well as what we want and expect to see.... Read more

Google's Pixel 4 might feature a 90Hz 'Smooth Display'
Google's Pixel 4 might feature a 90Hz 'Smooth Display' By Maggie Tillman

It seems like Google has been trying to one-up the press by revealing details about the Google Pixel 4 before anybody else, but it clearly can't prevent all leaks from happening, as a new report has emerged detailing key specs of the upcoming smartphone.... Read more

Google will use recycled materials in all its hardware devices by 2022
Google will use recycled materials in all its hardware devices by 2022 By Maggie Tillman

Your next Google device will be partially made from recycled materials such as plastic bottles.... Read more

Pixel 4 will feature gesture controls and Face Unlock, reveals Google
Pixel 4 will feature gesture controls and Face Unlock, reveals Google By Britta O'Boyle

Google already revealed the Pixel 4 smartphone was in the works and would feature a rear camera system within a square housing in the top left corner of... Read more

Android will soon give you more control over your wireless earbuds
Android will soon give you more control over your wireless earbuds By Cam Bunton

Android is update its Fast Pair technology to offer more detail and control for your wireless earphones.... Read more

Google Pixel 4 screen panels suggest both devices will have top bezel packed with sensors
Google Pixel 4 screen panels suggest both devices will have top bezel packed with sensors By Britta O'Boyle

Google's Pixel 4 and 4 XL aren't due to be announced for another couple of months but there have already been several leaks surrounding the devices, including... Read more

Google's RCS messaging can be a little messy, but there is a fix
Google's RCS messaging can be a little messy, but there is a fix By Chris Hall

Google RCS messaging has been live in the UK for a couple of weeks - but there is a problem that causes messages not to send. Fortunately, you can fix... Read more

New Pixel 4 XL renders give us a glimpse at Google's forthcoming phone
New Pixel 4 XL renders give us a glimpse at Google's forthcoming phone By Chris Hall

Google wasn't going to let the leakers ruin the surprise, so made the unusual move of revealing its own teaser shot of its next phone many month before... Read more

Google working on an AirDrop alternative for Android users
Google working on an AirDrop alternative for Android users By Cam Bunton

Google is reportedly working on a feature called Fast Share, which is essentially AirDrop for Android.... Read more

Google's promised RCS messaging arrives in the UK
Google's promised RCS messaging arrives in the UK By Chris Hall

Sending messages on your Android can now become a lot more sophisticated... Read more

Google to break the deadlock on RCS messaging for Android users
Google to break the deadlock on RCS messaging for Android users By Chris Hall

RCS is heralded as the next evolution of SMS messaging and Google is making it happen... Read more

Actual Google Pixel 4 spotted being used outdoors
Actual Google Pixel 4 spotted being used outdoors By Rik Henderson

An anonymous user has been seen with an unidentified phone that looks suspiciously like the Pixel 4 renders posted by Google earlier this week.... Read more

This is the Pixel 4: Google one-ups recent leaks by revealing phone early
This is the Pixel 4: Google one-ups recent leaks by revealing phone early By Maggie Tillman

Google has revealed what the Pixel 4 officially looks like - months before it's supposed to launch.... Read more

Google Pixel 4 could offer hands-free control
Google Pixel 4 could offer hands-free control By Britta O'Boyle

Google Pixel 4 rumours just keep on coming at the moment. We've already seen a couple of reports surrounding the design, but the latest rumours are about... Read more

Pixel 4 leak suggests Google could be working on its own version of Face ID
Pixel 4 leak suggests Google could be working on its own version of Face ID By Britta O'Boyle

Google's Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL aren't due to be released in October but there have been several leaks over the last few days, with the latest not only... Read more

Google Pixel 4 renders show a camera arrangement that nobody asked for
Google Pixel 4 renders show a camera arrangement that nobody asked for By Chris Hall

With most of the year's smartphones launched, there are only a couple of major launches still to come. There's the Samsung Galaxy Note 10, new iPhone of... Read more

When is Android Pie coming to my phone? Details for Samsung, OnePlus, Huawei, and more
When is Android Pie coming to my phone? Details for Samsung, OnePlus, Huawei, and more By Chris Hall

The annual cycle of Android rolls on, with the latest version of the Google mobile software being called Android 9 Pie... Read more

Google Pixel 4 leak suggests no physical buttons and punch hole front camera
Google Pixel 4 leak suggests no physical buttons and punch hole front camera By Britta O'Boyle

Google might only recently have announced the Pixel 3a and 3a XL, but they aren't the only Pixels expected this year. The flagship Pixel 4 is also due... Read more

Android Q features, news and release date
Android Q features, news and release date By Maggie Tillman

The next major update to Android is now in beta. Here's what's in it... Read more

Google made 53 inclusive emoji that are neither male or female for Android Q
Google made 53 inclusive emoji that are neither male or female for Android Q By Maggie Tillman

Google is working to both diversify the emoji available on Android Q phones and make them more universal going forward.... Read more

Get a free Google Home Hub worth £119 if you pre-order the Pixel 3a from EE
Get a free Google Home Hub worth £119 if you pre-order the Pixel 3a from EE By Dan Grabham

The Pixel 3a and 3a XL have now been announced and there are several offers available that offer you free Google devices when you pre-order.... Read more

Google added a new time-lapse mode to the camera app on every Pixel phone
Google added a new time-lapse mode to the camera app on every Pixel phone By Maggie Tillman

With all the news coming out of Google I/O, you may have missed the time-lapse camera mode that's come to all Pixel phones.... Read more

Is Google making a foldable Pixel phone? It's at least prototyping the tech
Is Google making a foldable Pixel phone? It's at least prototyping the tech By Maggie Tillman

Google has confirmed it is exploring making its own foldable smartphone, but that doesn't mean it's definitely launching one.... Read more

Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL official: Cheaper Pixel magic
Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL official: Cheaper Pixel magic By Chris Hall

Google has announced two new Pixel models as the company looks to offer more affordable devices to customers.... Read more

Google Pixel 3a and 3a XL specs and features revealed in huge leak
Google Pixel 3a and 3a XL specs and features revealed in huge leak By Britta O'Boyle

The latest Google Pixel 3a and 3a XL leak reveals images of both devices from multiple angles, promotional images and spec details.... Read more

Google confirms new Pixel handset available on 8 May
Google confirms new Pixel handset available on 8 May By Chris Hall

If there was any doubt about a new Pixel handset, then we can put that to rest thanks to an advert that Google has placed on Flipkart, giving a countdown... Read more

Google Pixel 3a press render shows the mid-ranger in all its glory
Google Pixel 3a press render shows the mid-ranger in all its glory By Britta O'Boyle

Google is expected to announce its mid-range Pixel devices at the beginning of May in the form of the Pixel 3a and the Pixel 3a XL. The two devices have... Read more

Google teases big Pixel announcement coming on 7 May, likely for Pixel 3a
Google teases big Pixel announcement coming on 7 May, likely for Pixel 3a By Maggie Tillman

Google has been rumoured to be developing a mid-range version of the Pixel 3 phones, and now it looks like they'll debut next month.... Read more

It looks like Google's Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL are codenamed Coral and Flame
It looks like Google's Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL are codenamed Coral and Flame By Dan Grabham

Google's Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL are nailed on to emerge later in the year and now it looks like the phones will have the codenames Coral and Flame.... Read more

Your Android phone is now a physical security key
Your Android phone is now a physical security key By Rik Henderson

Google has made signing into Gmail and its other services as easy as hitting a button on your phone.... Read more

Google Pixel 3a confirmed by Google Store leak
Google Pixel 3a confirmed by Google Store leak By Britta O'Boyle

Google's mid-range Pixel devices, known as the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL, have been the subject of speculation since late 2018.The two devices, previously... Read more

Latest Google Pixel 3a and 3a XL leak reveals key specs and mid-year launch
Latest Google Pixel 3a and 3a XL leak reveals key specs and mid-year launch By Maggie Tillman

There’s another clue as to when the next Pixel phones will hit the market and what they will feature at launch.... Read more

Google Duplex starts rolling out to non-Pixel phones
Google Duplex starts rolling out to non-Pixel phones By Dan Grabham

Google's Duplex tech is gradually starting to roll out further. It's still limited to the US, but instead of being only on Google Pixel phones it's now... Read more

How to make John Legend your new Google Assistant cameo voice
How to make John Legend your new Google Assistant cameo voice By Maggie Tillman

Google is finally making good on its promise to offer us new Google Assistant voices, also known as "cameo voices".... Read more

Google Pixel 4 was name-dropped by a Google employee
Google Pixel 4 was name-dropped by a Google employee By Maggie Tillman

If you were wondering whether a Google Pixel 4 is in development, the first official references to the phone have been uncovered.... Read more

New Pixel 3a and 3a XL names leak out for Google's upcoming mid-rangers
New Pixel 3a and 3a XL names leak out for Google's upcoming mid-rangers By Maggie Tillman

Remember the Pixel 3 Lite and Pixel 3 Lite XL? Well, apparently they're not called that anymore.... Read more

Google Pixel 4 XL concepts show a fabulous design
Google Pixel 4 XL concepts show a fabulous design By Britta O'Boyle

The Google Pixel 4 and 4 XL aren't expected to launch until later on in the year - around October - but that doesn't mean we can't all fantasise about... Read more

This is what Google's foldable display looks like
This is what Google's foldable display looks like By Maggie Tillman

Chances are, this is just Google preparing for a future where foldable screens are the new “it” technology.... Read more

Android Q beta will be on even more phones than Pie
Android Q beta will be on even more phones than Pie By Cam Bunton

The upcoming beta version of Android Q will come to more devices than Android Pie... Read more

What is Google Fi and how does it work?
What is Google Fi and how does it work? By Maggie Tillman

If you're wondering whether Fi is right for you, this is the guide to read. We've explained what it is, how it works, what it costs, and more.... Read more

Google Pixel 3 Lite phones should debut any day now, FCC filings suggest
Google Pixel 3 Lite phones should debut any day now, FCC filings suggest By Maggie Tillman

Google's been working on lower-cost versions of the Pixel 3 for months, and new evidence suggests those phones will arrive any day now.... Read more

Sprint will begin lighting up its 5G network this May, and Fi users can use it
Sprint will begin lighting up its 5G network this May, and Fi users can use it By Maggie Tillman

Sprint has its own 5G-related news to announce during this year's 5G-heavy MWC: It will launch its next-generation network starting this May.... Read more

Google brings Assistant to Messages on Android
Google brings Assistant to Messages on Android By Dan Grabham

As well as working on more phones with dedicated Google Assistant buttons, Google has also announced a bunch of new features for Google Assistant.... Read more

100 million devices will have a Google Assistant button this year
100 million devices will have a Google Assistant button this year By Dan Grabham

Google has been working hard to encourage device manufacturers to have dedicated Google Assistant buttons on their handsets.... Read more

Google's 2019 devices to include Pixel 3 Lite that's cheaper than iPhone XR
Google's 2019 devices to include Pixel 3 Lite that's cheaper than iPhone XR By Maggie Tillman

Google is reportedly getting reading to unveil a budget version of its flagship, and it has other hardware devices in the works.... Read more

Google Pixel 4 will likely have much improved dual-SIM support
Google Pixel 4 will likely have much improved dual-SIM support By Cam Bunton

A Google engineer has suggested that the next Pixel smartphone will include support for simultaneous dual SIM usage.... Read more

LOAD MORE