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Google Pixel and Pixel XL: Exceptional Smartphones With Hidden Features and Smart Lock


Since its launch last month, HTC's impressive 5-inch Google Pixel and 5.5-inch Pixel XL smartphones have been considered two of the best smartphones around and both incorporate hidden features that make them even more exceptional.

Both Pixel and Pixel XL have an electrical switch that can be found at the back located near the "G" logo. Although Google did not explain why there is an electrical switch, this feature presents case makers an advantage and allow them to can create flip covers that can turn the screen on when the cover is opened.

Other hidden features include the Night Light that filters out the blue light to get a better night sleep. The Pixel also comes with different hand gestures. Users can check out Settings > Moves and discover the different gestures.

Equipped with an 8 megapixel (f/2.4 lens) selfie camera and a rear-facing camera with 12.3-megapixel (f/2.0 lens) so users can shoot a 4K video, Tech Times reported.

There is also a must-try Google Assistant though it is only available in the U.S. Users can also opt to boost browsing speed through the Wi-Fi assistant which enabled the phone to switch between Wi-Fi to 4G or 3G networks.

The Google phone can also be the answer to security issues with its Smart Lock. The phone also features sensors such as Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer, Compass Magnetometer and Ambient Light Sensors, Gadgets 360 reported. With these sensors device will automatically locked when it is not with the user and is automatically unlocked when it is safe.   

With a touchscreen display that has a resolution of 2560 pixels by 1440 pixels at a pixel density of 534 pixels per inch users can liven up their wallpapers. No more boring wallpapers.  

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