Published: Wed, September 19, 2018
Industry | By Terrell Bush

New Leaked Renders Show Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL Together

New Leaked Renders Show Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL Together

They've gotten their hands on a pair of renders of the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL in fabric-clad cases that resemble those Google sold in tandem with the Pixel 2. The new images show the Android handsets side-by-side and encased in gray protective shells bearing the traditional Google "G" logo.

Reddit users in multiple threads began reporting that their battery saver feature was randomly turned on without their doing.

What just happened? Android's battery saver mode can be pretty helpful when you're trying to stop your phone from dying, but users prefer to decide themselves whether to activate it. This is, of course, all stuff that the Battery Saver mode is supposed to do - but only when you want it to.

Google has issued an apology to the smartphone users on Reddit who reported on Friday that their battery-saving settings were turned on without their knowledge or consent.

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As well as reducing the phone's overall performance level, Battery Saver also prevents certain notifications coming through, which means impacted users could have missed critical messages from friends, family and work. "This was an internal experiment to test battery saving features that was mistakenly rolled out to more users than intended", a Google representative posted on the PixelCommunity subreddit. "Please configure to your liking".

Around back, both phones have a fingerprint reader and a single camera.

Apart from the design, we don't know much about the device but it's rumoured to come with a Snapdragon 845 SoC, 4 GB of RAM and will run on Android Pie out of the box. "Sorry for the confusion". The notion that Google could remotely change settings on their smartphones was not well received, especially in instances when the phone's owner wasn't notified of the change first.

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