• News
  • Google Pixel, Pixel XL and Nexus 6P OTA update with January security patch is ready, will be available on January 3rd 2017

    Looks like the update with January Android security patch for the Google Pixel, Pixel XL and Nexus 6P are all ready at Rogers Canada. The OTA update will be released on January 3rd, according to leaked documents. As seen in the leaked screenshot above, the OTA updates for the Google Pixel, Pixel XL, and the Nexus 6P […]

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  • “Ok Google” Not Working for Google Assistant? Here’s how to fix

    A lot of people with Google’s Pixel phones in-hand, are reporting issues with Google Assistant after installing the latest Android 7.1.1 update with build NMF26O. Apparently, the “Ok Google” hotword is no longer working when the device’s screen is off after updating the device to Android 7.1.1. However, upon further inspection, it seems that the issue isn’t with the […]

  • Downloads
  • [Download] Pixel and Pixel XL Fastboot files with multi slot support for system, boot, vendor, etc.

    The Google Pixel and Pixel XL phones are structured differently than the current Android devices on the market. The phones feature multiple slots for system, boot, vendor and other partitions, and if you’re into flashing and stuff on these devices you might run into trouble with the current ADB and fastboot installers since the multi slots […]

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  • How to Enable WiFi Hotspot / Tethering on Pixel and Pixel XL (Verizon, Sprint and other carriers)

    Carriers often block WiFi hotspot tethering on smartphones sold under contract or with unlimited data plan. This is to stop users from using data on other Wireless devices by creating a WiFi hotspot from the device with unlimited data plan. The recently launched Google Pixel and Pixel XL also has this restrictions. However, if you chose to unlock bootloader […]

  • Bootloader
  • [Update: NMF26O] How to Unlock Bootloader on Verizon Pixel and Pixel XL using dePixel8

    Although a Google device, the Verizon variants of Pixel and Pixel XL ship with locked bootloaders and there’s no official way to unlock the bootloader on these devices, nor is it allowed. However, thanks to developer beaups who found an exploit on the Verizon Pixel phones that can be used to unlock the booltoader. Initially, beaups and his team members […]

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  • [Download] Pixel and Pixel XL Toolkit let’s you Unlock Bootloader, Install TWRP, Root and Disable Forced Encryption

    The unified Android Toolkit by mskip over at xda just added support for Google’s new flagship devices Pixel and Pixel XL. This is gold for Pixel users who don’t want to mess with command lines to do stuff on their devices. The Skipsoft Toolkit is by far the most feature rich toolkit available for Android devices. It supports a huge […]

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  • [APK Download] Get Pixel Live Wallpapers running on your Marshmallow and Nougat devices

    Google’s Pixel phones has many new features that we don’t know of yet. The latest that has come into the light are Live wallpapers. I don’t know about you, but I for one was convinced that Google was done with live wallpapers when it released no new live wallpapers with release of Android 7.0 Nougat. But it turns out Google saved the new […]

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  • How to Convert your Nexus into a Pixel phone

    Google’s newest flagship devices, Pixel and Pixel XL might have put an end to the Nexus era. But under the hood, Pixel phones are still very much Nexuses. The only major difference is that Pixel phones have the exclusivity of latest and greatest features from Google, which were once available for all Android users in the times of Nexuses. […]