pixel 3

  1. X

    Thread Japanese Pixel 3 bootloader unlock

    So long story short, I've decided to get myself a used Pixel 3 and the shop where I'm going to get it from said that its a carrier Japanese model. From what I know, the Verizon model does not allow for OEM unlocking, so can anyone let me know if the Softbank/Docomo/AU variant of the phone allows...
  2. huyhung3108


    - I updated android 12 beta but it's lag, i reseted my phone and after reset i can't next step - Can you see : https://photos.app.goo.gl/LxEUhaGUPcNSLPCe9 #pixel3
  3. N

    Thread Help With Lineage OS 18.1 Install -- stuck at first step(!)

    Greetings, Recently picked up this Pixel 3 and I like it hardware-wise but want to degoogle as much as I can (only want the bare minimum Play store to ensure I can use all my usual apps [nothing from Google - let me know if you need a list]). Think that means I'll want to end up with Lineage...
  4. B

    Thread Google Pixel XL is being shown as a Pixel 3 in Google Photos

    Google Photos falsely identifies my Google Pixel XL as a Google Pixel 3. Why is this? Is there anything that can be done to fix it? This is kind a big deal because the Google Pixel XL is supposed to have unlimited original quality photo uploads for the lifetime of the device whereas the Pixel...
  5. N

    Thread Pixel 3 - USB-C port directionality / orientation does matter?

    I have a Pixel 3 and just bought two USB 3 cables (type A to type C) from Amazon Warehouse Deals. After receiving them I tested them with my Pixel 3. Weirdly, the first one would only connect in USB 2/High Speed mode. Until I inserted the USB-C plug the other way around in my Pixel. Suddenly it...
  6. MachCoyote

    Thread Latest ElementalX Kernel (3.14) breaks camera

    I recently updated mt elementalx kernel to version 3.14 through the app, but it appears to make the camera not work with any application. For now i've downgraded back to 3.06 and the camera works fine. Does anybody know why it's happening or is it just a bug that's gotta be fixed?
  7. Nanuq Rex

    Thread Pixel 3 screen issues, who else?

    After 1 year and 10 months my Pixel 3 started to show pixelation and strange screen patterns. I know it has been on the news, but couldn't find a specific thread. Any suggestions? Google Germany isn't answering my phone calls. The excuse is called Covid ...
  8. A

    Thread Scatter files for Pixel 3

    So I bought this Pixel 3 that was Hard Brick, the screen is black and the only way it reacts is by plugging or unplugging it in my pc or if I hold the power or the volume button for a few seconds it disconnects it from the pc. I wanted to reinstall the firmware with SP flash tool but when I...
  9. MachCoyote

    Thread Stuck on G logo with loading bar after flashing Magisk to boot (Pixel 3, A11)

    So I got my new Pixel 3 the other day and I'm trying to root it I unlocked the bootloader I downloaded the latest version of Magisk Manager, got the boot.img for my device and android version (can confirm it works as i've flashed it to boot and it works fine) I patched the boot.img with Magisk...
  10. aespinal

    Thread [FIX] Pixel 3 QUSB_BULK_CID:xxxx_SN:xxxxxxxx

    Hi, I have a Pixel 3 that won't turn on, won't charge, won't get into recovery mode, and gets recognized as QUSB_BULK_CID:xxxx_SN:xxxxxxxx when connected to a pc. I am an ignorant regarding phones, flashing, etc... Is there any way of getting this phone to work again?
  11. S

    Thread Downgrade rooted device from Android 11 to Android 10 without data loss

    I upgraded to Android 11 (Oct 2020 stable) a couple of days ago. I have never been more disappointed in an Android release. My phone freezes constantly and the only way out is a hard reboot. Sometimes it takes 5-6 reboots before the phone behaves normally. There are lots of threads on Google...
  12. Serial Kazama

    Thread Pixel 3 Face Unlock

    Hi Community, i have a little question and i hope somebody can help me with a simple answer. For 3 month i had a Oneplus 6t, with root and the Custom Rom PixelExperience MOD Edit:- Links Removed. A great rom i think. :o I mentiont that in that rom there is the option for face unlock and that...
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    Thread Unable to boot after installing / removing App Systemizer

    Yesterday I was happily rooted on Android 10 on my Pixel 3 with Xposed and several other modules installed with no major issues. Then I installed App Systemizer and systemized 3 apps: ESET Mobile Security to /system/priv-app, Malwarebytes to /system/priv-app, and f.lux to /system/app. Then I...
  14. sumtingwong

    Thread Pixel 3 Swollen Battery - Google Sent a REFURBISHED Replacement - Keep or Send Back?

    I can't seem to find any thread close to this topic so I'm doing a new thread. My Pixel 3 has been GREAT for the last year (bought it ThanksGiving 2018). NO COMPLAINTS! Then it started to lose charge around December 2019 and then started to SWELL around new year. My 1-year warranty has...
  15. T

    Thread Failed to install TWRP

    Hello and thank you for taking the time to read my post. Today I tried to install TWRP on my Pixel 3 with an unlocked bootlaoder using this guide I download the required files for the process... Recovery Img and Installer zip and transfered the installer zip to my Pixel 3 internal storage I...
  16. R

    Thread USB-C Loose Connection

    Need some advice. I've recently used the usb-c headphones and noticed that the connection to my Pixel 3 is loose. Same goes for usb-c charging. I've not noticed this before, as I use the Pixel stand and Pixel buds. Any one else had this problem and what did they do about it. I've read that the...
  17. P

    Thread Camera - level widget?

    How does one activate the widget that tells you if you are holding the phone horizontally? I had it appearing fine a couple of weeks back, but now, using GCam7.1, I cannot seem to activate it. I have tried holding the phone at an angle for a few seconds and tapping the screen but the on-screen...
  18. ScaleneVirus288

    Thread Any Dev have some free time :D ? ( Custom ROM )

    Hi everybody. I am looking for Dev who can build custom roms. When I had nexux 5, I was using sailfishos. After moving to Samsung , I couldn't find any1 to work on it. Now I hope, some1 will have some free time :p Sailfishos was halium base if I am not wrong but according to its developers, it...
  19. B

    Thread fastboot can't find android-info.txt file in update zip

    Hello, I hadn't gotten an answer to this post so I decided to reflash my os. I hadn't done it with fastboot before, just twrp, but I thought I could do it. I am trying to use the flash-all.sh, however I am getting the error: fastboot: error: could not read android-info.txt. However it most...
  20. ScaleneVirus288

    Thread Pixel 3 USA carriers apps on unlock version ?

    Hi all. I bought pixel 3 from some1 who bought it in theory from Spain. I received phone ( as new ) , everything works etc but when I check disabled apps. I have Verizon and sprint apps ( see pic ) . Is it normal in pixel 3 XL unlocked versions ? I can unlock bootloader what is impossible on...
  21. lantianer

    Thread Data-only-SIM-Card - Pixel 3

    Hi, I own a Pixel 3 (unlocked) and was for a few weeks in my homeland in Iraq. When I was there, I couldn't use any Data-only-SIM-Cards in my Pixel 3. I tried the two major mobile network "fastlink" and "newroz4G". Both are Data-only-SIM-Cards without a phone number. The same cards would work...
  22. rczrider

    Thread The Complete Pixel 3 How-To Guide (newbie friendly!)

    There's a ton of information out there, but finding it can sometimes be a challenge, especially for a newbie. And then there's posts to read through, in case a process has changed and it's only talked about in a single place, buried any number of pages back. So this is my attempt to put all...
  23. rczrider

    Thread The Complete Pixel 3 How-To Guide (newbie friendly!)

    There's a ton of information out there, but finding it can sometimes be a challenge, especially for a newbie. And then there's posts to read through, in case a process has changed and it's only talked about in a single place, buried any number of pages back. So this is my attempt to put all...
  24. T

    Thread Pixel 3 - improve battery life

    Opening this thread because battery life could be better even though it's only ~2950mAh. Currently I'm getting a bettery life of 20h with moderate usage. So I started to gather infos about how to reduce battery drain and usage. Improvements: - AlwaysOnDisplay: off - Playing now: off - reduce...
  25. Xdevillived666

    Thread Has Q been rooted yet for our Pixel 3?

    I saw a few days ago that the 1 and 2 have already been rooted on Q. How about our P3?
  26. K

    Thread [MAGISK MOD] Android Q tweaks

    Android Q hidden settings enabler Created by kingbri Disclaimer: I am not responsible if you flash this and make your phone into a brick, blow it up, create nuclear war, etc. You are flashing this at your own risk (However, it's very likely this won't happen) This is a simple magisk module...
  27. S

    Thread Can I flash pixel 3 rom to pixel 2

    Hi guys, I read that no difference between pixel 2 and pixel 3. Then, I can flash pixel 3 rom to pixel 2?
  28. Xdevillived666

    Thread QPST ports open on pixel 3

    Hey guys, So thanks to this thread : https://forum.xda-developers.com/pixel-2-xl/how-to/guide-qxdm-port-activation-pixel-2-xl-t3884967 I got my com ports open (see attached photo) I cant however get past the part about pdc , as pdc gives me "QMI connection not ready, please use USB driver...
  29. Xdevillived666

    Thread Found MBN files. So, can we activate volte or vowifi soelly using mbn files ?

    Ive stopped trying qpst method for now because pdc will not recognize my phone no matter what. It gives me qim error please use usb 1.0.37 or later error no matter the drivers i use I am wondering if we can do something like this...
  30. jntdroid

    Thread Night Sight Question - what is too dark?

    I've had my Pixel 3 for about a week or so now and had a lot of fun with the camera. That said, I can't seem to recreate the miracles I'm seeing elsewhere for Night Sight. I've seen reviews and comparisons galore that show how Night Sight turns an apparent pitch black scene into something...
  31. mauronofrio

    Thread [TOOL][PIXEL 3] TOOL ALL IN ONE (Drivers|Unlock|TWRP|Factory Image|Stock Recovery)

    This is the Pixel 3's TOOL ALL IN ONE Discussion Thread more info and download go to the Original Thread TOOL ALL IN ONE ADVANCED OPTIONS FUNCTIONS Install Drivers Install Drivers Unlock Bootloader Lock Bootloader (use carefully) Flash TWRP Recovery Flash Stock Recovery Flash Stock...
  32. KaaliRaat

    Thread How future-ready is Pixel 3?

    I was planning to but Pixel 3, but nowi have some concerns. With just 4 GB RAM, how much future ready is this phone? Taking into consideration that in future newer apps/games may require more memory and hence the phone, to work smoothly. What are your thoughts on this? This is the only thing...

    Thread ZeroLemon: we will release a 4700mah SlimJuice battery case for Pixel 3 soon

    MODERATOR NOTICE: CONTENT REMOVED Per the forum rules, do not use XDA as a means to make money.
  34. S

    Thread Pixel 3 XL and Samsung Galaxy Watch On Verizon Wireless

    Basic Question : Has anyone successfully activated a Samsung Galaxy Watch (LTE) that is line shared with a Pixel 3 XL? The in-store rep swapped my SIM into a Samsung phone to get past the first hurdle... But the LTE just won't activate. Eventually Verizon said they aren't compatible and that a...
  35. S

    Thread Pixel 3 XL and Samsung Galaxy Watch On Verizon Wireless

    My quick question is : Has anyone found a work around to get the Pixel 3 XL to work with the Samsung Galaxy Watch? The Verizon website allowed me to buy the watch and line share it with my Pixel 3. Their website says they are compatible. It quickly became apparent it wasn't going to be that...
  36. R

    Thread Pixel 3 - Incorrect Operator Time

    Pixel 3 has just arrived. Hurrah! Inserted SIM, added to WIFI set up phone to English UK. Date is correct, phone time is 8 hours out, it's now 1530, my phone says 2330? Rebooted, no change. I don't want to have to set it manually if poss. Suggestions? Ta Update: Sorry, sorted, put into...
  37. T

    Thread Memory/multitasking issue and potential fixes?

    Hello, I was going to make the jump to the pixel 3, but heard about the crashing problems some users were having when multitasking heavily. Everyone is blaming it on the low 4gb of RAM, but on this thread https://www.xda-developers.com/google-pixel-3-pixel-3-xl-issues-problems-help-list/ they...
  38. M

    Thread TWRP for Pixel 3 / blueline - Pixel 3 Xl / crosshatch

    Any idea when TWRP will have builds for the Pixel 3/3XL? Looking forward to having TWRP available for this phone.
  39. B

    Thread now that P3 can be rooted, which GPS chip does it have?

    Hope it's the BCM47755
  40. JGoldz75

    Thread [How To] Remove gesture navigation and return to old navigation buttons

    Hi all, I know a bunch of people are not happy with the new gesture navigation that is forced upon the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. Luckily, there is a relatively easy way to remove the gestures and revert back to the way things were on the OG Pixel and Pixel 2 (Oreo). This method involves...
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    Thread Root Pixel 3 XL

    Edit: Update! See My Guide: [Guide] Pixel 3 XL Android 9.0.0 (Pie) Unlock/Lock Bootloader + Install Stock Images/Custom kernels/TWRP Recovery/Systemless ROOT + September 2018 Security Patch
  42. MishaalRahman

    Thread Ask Me Anything on the Google Pixel 3 XL and Pixel Stand

    Hello everyone, I'm the Editor-in-Chief of the XDA Portal. I received the Pixel 3 XL in Just Black for review from Google. I also have the Pixel Stand and Pixel USB-C Earbuds. I posted part 1 of my review here...
  43. showlyshah

    Thread Get pixel 3 / 3 xl exclusive camera features on pixel 2 / 2xl..

    Some great mind ( or is it me ?) once said ... " If its a software.. then there will definitely be a hack " ...:D Pixel 3 xl may haven't shipped yet.. but software bits like pixel 3 xl launcher, wall paper, etc are out.. and with that came out its amazing camera apk... So why not run it on...
  44. S

    Thread Pixel 3 Features on Pixel 2 and Older devices

    Hi Everyone, I figured i'd directly ask and see what Pixel 3 features will be made available to Pixel 2 and Pixel devices by contacting Customer Support. The following has been listed and emailed to me directly: Hello, this email is in reference to our conversation we had regarding the Pixel...
  45. L

    Thread Google pixel 3 live wall papers

    Hi All, I found the mod by Pranav Pandey for Pixel 3 wallpapers, Most of the wall papers are working fine without lag on our Nokia 7 plus pie version. All Credits to Pranav Pandey Main Link Download link verified on N7+: Google Drive Link Working Smooth without lag 1- Tropical Voyage...
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    Thread Pixel 3 Live Wallpapers APK

    So the new Pixel 3 Live wallpapers are out. Everything about the phone is out so this is not a surprise anymore. What I find interesting is that the new wallpapers make us of the AOD too. particularly the Pixie wallpaper has a tiny person on AOD for some time. Apparently it requires Android P...
  47. sd_shadow

    Thread [Help Thread][Google Pixel 3](2018) Ask Any Question, Noob Friendly

    This thread has been created for Questions & Answers/Troubleshooting Specific to Google Pixel 3 Please feel free to share issues, questions and offer help. Noob questions are welcomed. It is always best to use the Thanks button , in lieu of simply posting "Thank you". Please keep...
  48. sd_shadow

    Thread [Help Thread][Google Pixel 3 XL](2018) Ask Any Question, Noob Friendly

    This thread has been created for Questions & Answers/Troubleshooting Specific to Google Pixel 3 XL Please feel free to share issues, questions and offer help. Noob questions are welcomed. It is always best to use the Thanks button , in lieu of simply posting "Thank you". Please keep...
  49. joeyhuab

    Thread Pix3lify [Unity]

    Pix3lify As a Mi A1 user, I was stuck with Stock Oreo 8.0.0 without Oreo custom ROMs when I first bought my device. Kernel sources weren't released at the time so I decided if I can cook up a Magisk module that can bring me the Pixel UI without the need to install that ROM. What I did is to...