• Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL units on beta start getting Android 8.1 update as well

    8 days ago - By GSMArena

    Google has started pushing out the Android 8.1 OTA update to Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL units running the second Developer Preview build. The update weighs in at 41MB for the standard model and around 43MB for the XL variant.
    The update will directly bump your device to 8.1 stable channel (meaning you don't have to downgrade to 8.0 first). However, the process does involve a factory reset of your device.
    It's worth mentioning that devices running Android 8.0 have already started getting the 8.1 update. Not only that, the Mountain View, California based company has also made available...
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  • Phone Comparisons: Google Pixel 2 vs Moto Z2 Force

    Phone Comparisons: Google Pixel 2 vs Moto Z2 Force

    8 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Introduction
    Do we have a good one for you today - the Google Pixel 2 goes up against the Moto Z2 Force. The new Pixel 2 XL and the Moto Z2 Force both have that ‘dated' look with their larger bezels. The Z2 Force came out in August and the Pixel 2 was available in October - the former is running Android 7.1.1 and waiting for its Oreo upgrade, while the Pixel 2 is already running the newest Android 8.0. The Pixel 2 looks similar to the original Pixel from the front, while Google adjusted the back slightly in the glass to metal ratio. The Moto Z2 Force also looks very much like last year's Z...
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