Android 10 was rolled out to Pixel devices early September. Now, a new update is reportedly rolling out to Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL users, and while the version is still at Android 10.0, the build number in question is QP1A.190711.020.C3. There's no changelog attached to this new update, so it is still unclear what this new update brings. However, the update size is 1188.2MB, which means users need to have a strong Internet connection and at least 80 percent battery on their phone before beginning the installation process. The OTA and factory images have already been published by Google, and Android Police has also posted a screenshot of the update arriving on one of the units as well. As mentioned, there's no clarity on what this large update brings, but Google should detail it out soon. For now, we recommend download the update. If you haven't received a notification, check manually in Settings > System > System updates to update. You can also flash the new build on to your … [Read more...] about Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL Get New Android 10 Update: How to Download
Although the Android smartphone space is vast and often confusing, Google Pixel devices are known for being the pinnacle of Android - at least as far as the software is concerned. The devices are also known for their camera capabilities, and buyers looking for a superior smartphone photography experience usually get their money's worth with a Pixel device. The deal is set to get even better, as the Pixel range will be available at a discounted price for the Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale, with Pixel 3a prices starting at Rs. 29,999. The Google Pixel 3a (Review) will be available at a discounted price of Rs. 29,999 during the sale, which is set to run from September 29 to October 4. The phone, which was launched at Rs. 39,999 in May this year, is currently available on Flipkart at Rs. 38,999. The Pixel 3a XL, which was launched at Rs. 44,999, will be available at Rs. 34,999 during the Big Billion Days Sale. The Pixel 3 series, which was launched in October last year, will also be … [Read more...] about Google Pixel 3A, Pixel 3 Series Get Discounts in Flipkart Big Billion Days Sale, Prices to Start From Rs. 29,999
Google created the Pixel line-up to offer the best Android smartphone experience, and so far, the Pixels have delivered at least on that front. But their premium pricing has been a deterrent, and this has become particularly evident after Google's self-admitted struggles with selling its latest generation phones – the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. Now, if the multiple leaks and rumours are to be believed, the search giant is looking to circumvent that price barrier with a duo of mid-range phones, which aim to deliver the same great experience as the vanilla Pixels, but with a few trade-offs. Dubbed the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL, Google's upcoming phones will aim to entice a wider audience with a lower price tag slapped on the Pixel brand. ‘A' as in ‘affordable', anyone? But with every ‘Lite' tag or deviation from the core line-up towards affordability, we have seen companies make some compromises, both acceptable and questionable type. So, what corners Google is … [Read more...] about Google Pixel 3a Could Be a Game Changer but Only if the Price Is Right
The Google Pixel 3a's price in India has been under the scanner ever since the phone was announced. Having used the Pixel 3a XL we look at whether its price in India is justified on this episode of Orbital. Reviewers Aditya Shenoy and Ali Pardiwala join host Pranay Parab to discuss this. We begin this episode by talking about the cameras of the Pixel 3a and what kind of performance you can expect. Then we talk about the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL price in India and whether the cameras alone justify the pricing. This is where we look at the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL specifications and talk about whether everything apart from the cameras commands the price. This is where we talk about why the Google Pixel 3a is a mid-range smartphone with a premium price tag.Here we mention at least 10 premium features that the Google Pixel 3a does not have and why people have a right to expect more at this price point. Then we talk about the software on the Google Pixel 3a, and take an in-depth look at … [Read more...] about Has Pixel 3a’s Price Tag Ruined Its Prospects in India?
Android 10 is here, and it has brought a useful new feature for the Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL owners. With the new version of Android, the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3a XL users are getting dual-SIM support with the Dual SIM Dual Standby option. The feature will make use of the eSIM support and the one physical SIM card slot present in both smartphones. Apart from the Pixel 3a phones, Google doesn't support dual-SIM connectivity on any other Pixel smartphones right now. In a support page, Google notes the eSIM and dual-SIM support will only work with some mobile carriers. So, it is ideal of check with your telecom operator about the compatibility. In India, only Reliance Jio and Airtel offer eSIM support right now. Vodafone Idea is expected to add support for the same in the coming weeks. The Google support page also mentions that Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL units purchased in Japan won't get dual-SIM support. How to use dual-SIM support on Pixel 3a/ Pixel 3a XL If you want to use eSIM as … [Read more...] about Android 10 Brings Dual-SIM Dual Standby Support to Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL Phones
Asus Max Pro M1, Max M1, 5Z, Google Pixel 3a, Motorola One Power, Redmi Note 6 Pro, Oppo K1, and other phones have received discounts under the Qualcomm Snapdragon Days sale on Flipkart. Popular handsets such as the Poco F1, Oppo R17 Pro, Oppo Reno 10x Zoom, and Xiaomi Mi A2 are also listed with additional exchange discounts. Other Flipkart offers include discounts on its Complete Mobile Protection offering. The Flipkart sale that is currently live will continue through June 30. Flipkart sale: Offers on mobile phones Flipkart on its dedicated microsite claims that under the Qualcomm Snapdragon Days sale it is offering the Asus Max Pro M1 (earlier known as Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1) at the lowest price ever. The Asus Max Pro M1 3GB RAM + 32GB storage variant is available at Rs. 7,999, down from Rs. 8,499. Similarly, the Asus Max Pro M1 4GB RAM + 64GB storage model is listed at Rs. 8,499, down from the existing price of Rs. 10,499, and the Asus Max Pro M1 6GB RAM + 64GB storage option … [Read more...] about Flipkart Qualcomm Snapdragon Days Sale: Asus Max Pro M1, 5Z, Pixel 3a, Motorola One Power, and Others Get Discounts, Offers