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  1. M

    Thread Accessories Dbrand Grip Case Pixel 6 Pro Feedback?

    For those of you who have the DBrand grip case, what has your experience been like and if you've had it for a few weeks/months, how has it held up?
  2. M

    Thread General Runner-up award for the most repairable phone of 2022 goes to the Pixel 6 Pro

    Damn, I did not expect that. It seems that Google has come a long way. Jerry says that the Pixel 6 Pro is the second most repairable smartphone of the year 2022, the only phone being more repairable is the Fairphone, which is literally designed to be repairable. The biggest argument in favor...
  3. G

    Thread Question Pixel 6 Pro and Android Auto issues

    I tried to see if anyone posted a similar question but haven't found anything. Is anyone else having issues with their Pixel 6 Pro while connected to Android Auto? I have 3 issues that are bugging the crap out of me. 1. Every time I connect my phone to the car, it always pops up asking...
  4. A.Priori

    Thread Question No updates in playstore

    Anyone else having issues with apps not updating in the play store? If so, any fixes? I'm on P6P and latest update.
  5. M

    Thread General [Video] Marques Brownlee confirms that Google originally planned to launch Tensor with the Pixel 5

    Jump to 29:40 for the interesting part. It appears that Google originally planned to release the Pixel 5 with the first Tensor iteration, meaning the Pixel 6 (Pro) would have been released with a refined, better Tensor V2. But since COVID and the supply chain issue struck, those plans were...
  6. M

    Thread General Viper4Android - Pixel 6 Pro - how to? [Root/magisk only]

    Hello there. I've been trying to get Viper4Android to work and tried the most common solutions (none worked yet) https://forum.xda-developers.com/t/android-12-viper4android.4307163/page-2 -> manually edit /data/adb/modules/ViPER4AndroidFX/post-fs-data.sh didn't work -> using the automatic...
  7. miravision

    Thread Question Google Pixel 6 Pro "Spontaneous" Screen Cracks

    Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro owners are reporting "spontaneous" screen cracks BY SCOTT SCRIVENS https://support.google.com/pixelphone/thread/136243314/who-else-has-had-their-google-pixel-6-pro-screen-crack-on-them-while-charging-or-while-it-wasnt-used Another reported example (Source) A...
  8. jamiethemac

    Thread Question Pixel stand 2 AOD

    Hi everyone, I've got the new Pixel Stand 2, it seems pretty good, but whenever I put my phone on it, the screen turns off, which is annoying as I use my phone as a night clock. I can't seem to find any settings for behaviour whilst on the stand, can anyone suggest anything?
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    Thread Question December update failed

    I have a problem with recent update. It came at night and in the morning I saw a message that "Something went wrong. To finish updating restart your device". I don't know what exactly "went wrong" but reboots do nothing, I tried more than ten times. What can I do in this situation? Maybe there's...
  10. M

    Thread General Pixel 6 Pro December update OTA available

    https://developers.google.com/android/ota Here a list of country/version since we have 3 firmware versions running around now
  11. M

    Thread Question Suggested app list in the drawer doesn't auto-update

    Running Android 12 on Pixel 6 Pro. The list is there in the top row, but it won't update as I use other apps. It used to change all the time and suggest the apps I needed (on other pixels / androids), but now it's been stuck with the a row of apps that never changes. No clue how to fix this...
  12. G

    Thread Accessories Dbrand Leather Skin

    So this is what tan looks like for those interested. Absolutely awesome! THE PHONE DOES NOT SLIP AND IS COMFORTABLE TO HOLD NOW! Cannot wait to see how it ages! Took about 15 minutes to install. But once you warm it up and rub the corners it looks GREAT!
  13. roirraW "edor" ehT

    Thread Question Anyone else have problems with Chrome lately? Many multiple saved tabs are gone next time you launch? The sub-tab/grouped tabs feature gone?

    What the title and poll say. Yesterday I noticed that the sub-tabs/grouped tabs (I forget what Google called them) feature was gone on my phone (where I had, for example, two separate XDA pages open in a group). All the tabs still existed but at a "root" level and there's no longer a way to...
  14. M

    Thread General Pixel 6 Pro video camera vs. rest of the world

    I would like to use this thread to specifically discuss the video camera performance against other phones. Spread some reviews, video comparisons - voice your thoughts, your experiences, whatever bothers you or whatever you like. I'm going to start with that one Google Pixel 6 Pro vs Xiaomi...
  15. M

    Thread General Mrwhosetheboss calls Pixel 6 The BEST Smartphone of 2021

    It seems that our Pixel line-up has finally gained mainstream traction. Spoilers:
  16. M

    Thread General Mrwhosetheboss calls Pixel 6 The BEST Smartphone of 2021

    It seems that our Pixel line-up has finally gained mainstream traction. Spoilers:
  17. M

    Thread General Pixel Stand 2 Delivery Dates

    I just ordered the Pixel Stand 2 and noticed a delivery date of early February. Let's see those other delivery dates. What do you got?
  18. A.Priori

    Thread Question Viper 4 Android and Pixel 6 Pro

    Has anyone gotten Viper 4 Android to work with the pixel 6 pro yet? If not, are there alternatives? Any guides to doing this would be appreciated! I searched but didn't find much.
  19. M

    Thread General Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro Display Review: Questionable value OLED tech

    Summary https://www.xda-developers.com/google-pixel-6-pro-display-review/ As a personal note: Jea, the auto brightness system is definitely broken right now. Hopefully XDA is wrong and Google can fix it by software.
  20. M

    Thread General Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro Display Review: Questionable value OLED tech

    Summary https://www.xda-developers.com/google-pixel-6-pro-display-review/ As a personal note: Jea, the auto brightness system is definitely broken right now. Hopefully XDA is wrong and Google can fix it by software.
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    Thread General Google Pixel 6 vs Pixel 6 Pro - Comparison using 70 specifications

    Hello, everyone! I make video comparison Google Pixel 6 vs Pixel 6 Pro. Сheck it out!
  22. roirraW "edor" ehT

    Thread General How charging works on Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro

  23. roirraW "edor" ehT

    Thread Question Google Forms survey: Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro fingerprint history

    Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro fingerprint history survey The raw answers are here, just to show I'm not collecting email addresses: Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro fingerprint history survey (Responses). Once there are enough responses, I will aggregate them and make some meaningful statistics out of them...
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    Thread Question Has anyone got 5G working on unlisted country (rooted module is welcome)????

    I read other and find some comment able to enable VoLTE but not 5G. Some said that they have tried the older way which worked on older device but it seem don't work on Pixel 6 Pro anymore. They assume that this is because google use their new tensor chip not the Qualcomm one. Until now I...
  25. ThugEsquire

    Thread General Actual wireless charging speeds with different Qi chargers

    Hi team, If you saw my other thread you'll know that I've not been impressed with the wireless charging speeds the Pixel 6 Pro gets. They advertise a maximum of 12W charging with compatible Qi stands and 23W with their (new, unreleased) wireless charger. Tl;dr: most wireless chargers won't...
  26. S

    Thread Question Boot Loop when attempting to access Call Forwarding settings via Phone App (after Sim Swap to eSim)

    Hey All, Greetings from Australia. I am facing some serious issues with my Pixel 6 Pro (well my 2nd brand new device). Looks like I have found a bug which causes the phone to enter a boot loop with no way to fix it. see below steps. I have done the initial setup on the phone, entered my...
  27. m1ckbr1t

    Thread Question Google Photos "On This Day"

    I ditched Microsoft One Drive to go all in with Google 1 upon purchase of my shiny Pixel 6 Pro, but I'm really missing my daily notification at 6am with photos from over the years dating back since my 1st pictures titled "On This Day", it's nice having a brew looking back over the years while...
  28. M

    Thread Question AOD Display constantly running at 120 hz - design choice or bug?

    I just noticed, whilst playing around with the Show Refresh option (developer options), that the phone constantly uses 120hz whilst having AOD enabled - shouldn't it go down to 60hz? I know that some people here thought Google would set it to 10hz, but that was debunked a while ago. As of now...
  29. A

    Thread General Problems pairing GW4 Classic with Pixel Pro 6

    I've been having problems - the watch (Galaxy Watch 4) and phone (6 Pro) both pair initially just fine. But if I restart my phone, the phone won't reconnect to the watch, and the galaxy wearable app seems to have forgotten the watch. The only way to reconnect them is to reset the watch...
  30. ThugEsquire

    Thread Question Anyone else having a **** time with wireless charging?

    First off: love this phone. Already selling my S21 Ultra. However, I found an issue that seems specific to the Pixel 6 Pro. I have a ton of wireless chargers but most don't seem to push enough juice to even charge this phone. Which is weird, because they are capable of pushing at least 9W but...
  31. A

    Thread Having a few problems with the Pixel, enough to consider returning it.

    Been using Samsung phones since the S7, and decided to give the Pixel a try, see what all the fuss is about. And I have to say, it's a bit of a let down so far. I have constant problems with it. My recents button of all things stops working sometimes, and I have to restart the phone, that's the...
  32. Z

    Thread Question wash out/fade across the top of the homescreen display

    So ever since I have had my 6 pro I notice that when I have a black wallpaper or a dark colour set the top last maybe centimetre from across the top of the display washes out/ fades out Into grey and I have noticed that changing between different colour profiles either makes it less apparent or...
  33. MrAmos123

    Thread Question [HELP] Call Screening Setup Issues

    I'm having issues getting past the "Download a language update to finish setting up Call Screen", been trying for the last 48 hours. Clicking it returns "The update isn't ready yet, wait a few minutes and try again" Phone: Pixel 6 Pro Google Phone Version: 72.0.406921769-publicbeta-pixel2021...
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    Thread Question OTA update while retaining magisk

    I would like to install the latest Google OTA update but also keep root. I heard you can do the following to retain root: Open magisk Click on "uninstall magisk" You will then be asked if you want to "completely uninstall" or (restore image). You will choose to restore image This restored image...
  35. T

    Thread Question Battery charging slow

    Hey guys, hope to get some help here on the forum. I couldnt find any other thread similar to my problem or didnt found it. So i got the new Pixel 6 Pro and use it out of the box und drained the battery completely. when i wanted to charge the p6p i noticed that it charges really really slow...
  36. Polishow

    Thread Question Pixel 6 Soft Brick with OTA

    Anybody else with this problem? My 6 Pro gets soft bricked with the SD1A.210817.036. It loses the signal (Tmobile) then restarts to recovery saying “Cannot Load Android System. Your Data May Be Corrupt” It gives me the option to "Try again." or to "Factory data reset." Device Completely stock...
  37. S

    Thread Question Recommended Plastic Film Protector

    Good day! Do you have any recommended plastic film screen protector for Pixel 6 Pro? I want a tempered glass one but since I am planning to use Spigen Tough Armor (and planning to switch to Otterbox Defender if it becomes available), tempered glass might not be the way to go. On top of that, the...
  38. roirraW "edor" ehT

    Thread Accessories Whitestone [Dome Glass] Google Pixel 6 Pro Tempered Glass Screen Protector [Liquid Dispersion Tech] With Camera Film Protector

    New! My personal newbie UV-cured screen protector review at post # 90. TL;DR - overall 95% satisfactory, fingerprint still works perfectly and looks and feels great. Note that they are not listed here https://www.whitestonedome.com/collections/google/pixel but they are listed here...
  39. sean222

    Thread How To Guide [HOW TO] Restore WiFi and Cellular Data in Quick Settings (Root Required)

    Unhappy with the new Internet Settings Quick Settings tile? You can restore the old WiFi and Cellular Quick Settings tiles by running the following adb command (root required): Edit: Seems the November update broke this, however, credit to raimondas-rimkus who has found a workaround! Post here...
  40. B

    Thread Question Hollow screen sound

    I got my Pixel 6 Pro yesterday and I'm loving it so far. One annoying thing though is that the screen feels hollow. It almost feels like I'm tapping on a piece of plastic and not a sheet of glass. The sound is also really annoying. It feels like there is a gap between the screen and what's...
  41. roirraW "edor" ehT

    Thread How To Guide Unlocking the Pixel 6 Pro bootloader & general central repository of relevant links - January 2022 update available now

    Here there be dragons. 🐉 I am not responsible for anything at all. 😹 [/COLOR][/FONT][/I][/B][/HEADING] [/SPOILER] Check warranty status - *may* reveal if a phone is refurbished, only if the phone was refurbished through Google - thanks to @Alekos for making me aware of the site...
  42. M

    Thread General Pixel 6 & Pixel 6 Pro marketing material (leak)

    A shop leaked virtually all marketing material concerning the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 pro. The sites have already been taken down, BUT we have our dear waybackmachine. Enjoy. Pixel 6 https://web.archive.org/web/20211009124417/https://www.carphonewarehouse.com/google/pixel6-river-content.html...
  43. M

    Thread General Leaked internal factory videos show Pixel 6 Pro teardown & assembly process

    There is not much more to add. Some random factory worker just leaked, ehm, well, the entire device - with all part numbers and details. Have fun. Assembly Teardown/Disassembly Some infos about it: Definitely no Soli, no special under display hardware, no dedicated hardware for...
  44. ImAnurag

    Thread General Google announces Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro powered with Google Tensor SoC

    Google announces Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro powered with Google Tensor SoC. As mentioned by Google, Tensor SoC can process Google’s most powerful AI and ML models directly. via - https://www.gizmobolt.com/2021/08/02/google-announces-pixel-6-and-pixel-6-pro-powered-with-google-tensor-soc/ Source -...
  45. H

    Thread [Guide] Root Pixel 4a (5G) Android 12 with Magisk

    [Guide] Root Pixel 4a (5G) Android 12 with Magisk + Unlock/Lock Bootloader + More Android Security Bulletin—January 2021 Pixel Update Bulletin—Jabuary 2022 Introduction This Guide is for Pixel 4a 5(G) owners that want to Root their phone, and enjoy the benefits of rooting it without installing...