Tag Archive for Pixel 2 XL

Every Google Pixel 2 XL owner should try the compact navigation bar from the OnePlus 5T

For several few years now, smartphones have been getting bigger and bigger. With many smartphones featuring a 6″ display, it’s almost hard to believe that the first commercially available Android phone, the HTC Dream/T-Mobile G1, had a measly 3.2″ screen. Today, even budget smartphones have large 5.5-inch displays, and last year, taller 18:9 displays have…

Pixel 2 XL XDA Display Analysis: A Well-Calibrated Package with Some Critical Mistakes

In recent months, the Pixel 2 XL has been the subject of many controversies, with conflict brewing over the phone’s display even before its release. After the dust had settled, it became something of a refrain: The Pixel 2 XL’s screen is plagued with issues, including premature burn-in, angular color shift, “muted” colors, “black crush”, and “black…

The Pixel 2 Will Automatically Switch to Do Not Disturb Mode When Driving, Can Be Switched Off

The Google Pixel 2 seems to be launching with a lot of exclusive features that other devices running stock Android seemingly won’t receive (at least not soon). This includes the always-on ambient display, Google HDR+, continuous music detection on the lock screen, Google Lens (for now) and augmented reality stickers. Now Google is implementing another…