Pixel Feature Drop: Google brings tons of new features to Pixel smartphones


It’s finally here: a few minutes ago, Google started publishing a file Low pixel functionality for Pixel 6 Smartphones appear. Users of the current generation of smartphones had to wait two more weeks, but they will finally be able to take advantage of the new features of Google Apps. After all, there are still a few exclusive features up top.

Pixel Drop March 2022

Gift Low pixel functionality For March, it is now also rolling out to Pixel 6 smartphones with a two-week delay. The update arrives in the luggage Big March update for the Pixel 6, which includes the security update, Android 12L and a variety of improvements, among others. But the functional aspect is particularly interesting and consists mainly of Android 12L and Pixel Feature Drop.

New “At a Glance” Features

Android 12p 6 Quick View

Pixel Launcher’s Glance tool packs new features that have little to do with the domain’s classic purpose: an innovation displays the current battery levels of connected Bluetooth devices. Another brings security analysis to this point or delivers alert messages from web search and Google Maps. This can of course be very important depending on the situation, but in most cases it is rather unimportant.

A smart function takes care of the alarm and other alarms: if the next day is a public holiday, the alarm can be temporarily deactivated for that day. It’s really convenient and can guarantee a lot of sleep 🙂

battery widget

Pixel Launcher Battery Widget

The Glance widget not only provides battery status information, but also a new standalone tool: it displays the battery status of the smartphone and all connected Bluetooth devices. With wireless headphones, in the case of the Pixel Buds, there are actually three inputs: the case, the left earplug, and the right earplug. In the screenshots above you can see how it looks and how you can add the widget to the home screen.

Snapchat night vision

Snapchat Google Night Vision Camera

Google’s collaboration with Snapchat continues: the social media app can use Google Camera’s night vision feature on Pixel smartphones. This means that high quality photos and videos can be captured even in completely dark places.

Contact with live translation

It is now possible to call up a live translation. If you don’t want to talk or can’t talk when you’re on the phone, you can make the whole phone call as text: you can see the caption of what was said and you can write something you yourself, which is then read to the person you are talking to. Thus, the interlocutor can make a normal call, and the user of the pixel can in turn use a text form.

Gboard sticker suggestions

gboard stickers

Gboard now suggests stickers based on text input. You can see it in the screenshots above and we gave you more details about it a few days ago when we first discovered it In this article Book.

New Wallpapers

organized pixel smartphone crop wallpaper

Also includes the new Pixel Feature Drop Curated Culture wallpapers. You can check the most famous wallpapers February And the March Here in the blog and download it together.

All the news in video

Deploy features to Pixel smartphones

The plan to launch the pixel removal feature in March 2022

For completeness, plan all the features that will be rolling out this month. As you can see, Pixel 6 users had to wait a bit longer, but they can also enjoy more updates. However, many features exclusive to other Pixel phones are expected to be released when they next launch in June.

Some new features have already appeared to all users over the past few days, including on the Pixel 6. It’s just because the removal of the feature is not a central update, but just a bunch of many small updates in various Google apps.

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