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    Thread How To Guide [Guide] Root Pixel 6 (Android 12) with Magisk

    [Guide] Root Pixel 6 Android 12 with Magisk + Unlock/Lock Bootloader + More Android Security Bulletin—January 2022 Pixel Update Bulletin—January 2022 Introduction This Guide is for Pixel 6 owners that want to Root their phone, and enjoy the benefits of rooting it without installing a Custom...
  2. ShebeerPrince

    Thread [GUIDE] Advanced swipe gesture shortcuts using Tasker, for running any task or automations.

    Table of Contents Preface Requirements Difficulty How it works! Uses Autorun Demo, screenshots, TaskerNet & project backup Tips Why not those easy to use apps from PlayStore? End note. 1. Preface Before getting my hands on Pixel 6, I was using a Samsung Galaxy S8 running on an Android 10...
  3. ShebeerPrince

    Thread [CLOSED]Mod edit

    Content of post removed on request of OP @ShebeerPrince
  4. K

    Thread Question Is the pixel 6's dotted animation normal?

    As the title said is this normal, I'm really not familiar with how pixel handles animation but refer to the video attached, this is also happening inside the settings when I tap something from there. Thanks! this is my 2nd Pixel Device and I don't know if it's really made like that or just an...
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    Thread Question Time difference and/or persistent alarm?!

    Hi, I have noticed an alarm that is constantly 10 mins ahead of the actual time. I have no alarms in the stock clock app and I have uninstalled the only 3rd party alarm app, yet it still shows and just constantly rolls remaining 10 mins ahead of the current time. No alarm ever goes off. I'm...
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    Thread Question Pixel 6 December update OTA available

    https://developers.google.com/android/ota Here a list of country/version since we have several firmware versions running around now
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    Thread Discovered "Bloom" live wallpaper on my Pixel 5?

    Today I set up a guest user profile on my P5 as I hadn't done that before. While browsing around I discovered to my surprise that the supposedly Pixel 6 exclusice live wallpaper "Bloom" is installed. Now I'm wondering why it is installed there in the first place, since I definitely never...
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    Thread General Android 12 December security patch rolling out to Google Pixel, factory images & OTAs live

    https://9to5google.com/2021/12/06/pixel-decembe-21-security-patch/ Official Google post https://support.google.com/pixelphone/thread/139017133/google-pixel-update-december-2021?hl=en There is also a giant Bugfix list
  9. Gonik

    Thread Question Pixel 6 Contacts Bug

    Hi good people of XDA, Iam facing a serious issue in the Contacts app of my new Google Pixel 6. When I call somebody and they answer their phone, the call shows as "Private number" in the Recents tab. If they do not answer, then the contact name is shown normally, as it should. Take a look at...
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    Thread Question Adaptive Charging conditions

    AFAIK, adaptive charging only happens if these conditions are fullfilled: An alarm is set before 10 AM You plug in your phone for charging after 9 PM So far I have managed to adaptive charge my Pixel the few days I've had it, but yesterday I noticed the adaptive charge wasn't triggered. I...
  11. _JuSteR_

    Thread Question Replace a Galaxy S21 Ultra with a Pixel 6 Pro?

    Hey everybody! Quick question: would you replace your Galaxy S21 Ultra with a Pixel 6 Pro? I'm asking it because I'm a S21 owner but I've never been completely in love with the Samsung design (those squircle icons...) nor all the Samsung apps I don't use and can't remove. I'm into Google apps...
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    Thread General Mrwhosetheboss calls Pixel 6 The BEST Smartphone of 2021

    It seems that our Pixel line-up has finally gained mainstream traction. Spoilers:
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    Thread General Mrwhosetheboss calls Pixel 6 The BEST Smartphone of 2021

    It seems that our Pixel line-up has finally gained mainstream traction. Spoilers:
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    Thread Question Google Pixel 6 Top New Features!

    Those are the Pixel 6 best features the way I ve seen it, anything important missing?
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    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 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!
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    Thread Question [EU] Pixel 6 / Pro promotion: Google no longer has Bose Headphones 700 - pre-orderers now receive Bose QuietComfort 45 + 75 € store credit

    It seems that Google has run out of Bose Headphones. As mentioned on Reddit by a german user, he was contacted by Google and will receive another bundle. It is highly likely that this will affect other people aswell. Google (in German, I'll share a translation): Screenshot Translation of...
  19. roirraW "edor" ehT

    Thread General Starting November 21st: Google Pixel 6 Unlocked - $549 @ Target

  20. 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...
  21. Kimbaroth

    Thread Themes / Apps / Mods Post your setup/screenshot thread! =D

    I'm currently rocking this setup, the whole description can be found on my deviantart: I'm in love with this device!!! =D <3
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    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...
  23. chrisofMI

    Thread Question Secure/Lock/Hide Apps

    So I've been able to hide/secure/lock apps in some way on my past Samsung and OnePlus phones. When this is done the apps do not show up in the app drawer, show no details on notifications, and have to be unlocked to view. I've yet to find a way to do this via the Android 12 default launcher. If...
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    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...
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    Thread Question Not able to tether via Hotspot?

    I'm upgrading from an old Pixel to the 6 on Sprint (now T-Mobile. On my previous phone, rooted with Magisk I used: settings put global tether_dun_required=0 net.tethering.noprovisioning=true ...to use the hotspot with no problems. Now, I still have the old grandfathered Sprint plan, but I'm on...
  26. 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...
  27. adarkuser

    Thread Question Video Quality needs improvement...

    Any tips of improving video quality for outside recording. Doesn't look that great to me to be honest. Much Vibration, jittery, no focus or brightness lock. Tried it also with OpenCam but well, just a little improvement.
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
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    Thread Question Random reboot - any Pixel 6 (non pro) users affected?

    Wazzup. Over at the Pixel 6 Pro fair, we have quite the number of people having problems with random reboots. We are trying to narrow it in - Android12? Pixel 6? Software? Hardware? So - anyone here with the same set of problems? Or does the Pixel 6 not have that kind of issue? For reference...
  31. CB620

    Thread General Hey Google: Acknowledge & Fix The Fingerprint Scanner

    11-9-2021 - RETURNING DEVICE I’ve given it some time to try screen different screen protectors but the nail in the coffin for me is Googles response to how bad the fingerprint scanner is. I can’t accept that as a answer with no foreseeable fixes or updates...
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    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...
  33. 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 -...
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    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...