Having a mobile from the same creators of the operating system has its advantages. In addition to being able to try Android 14 before anyone else, the previous version of the operating system, Android 13, continues to be updated quarterly with news on calls Pixel Feature Drop. March’s is already available, with some delay.
It was hard to get but the March Pixel Feature Drop is now available for Google Pixel 4a and higher with the March security patch, Night Sight improvements, multi-device timersHealth Connect and more news.
best night photography
Google’s night photography technology, called Night Sight, gets better at Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro, being faster thanks to the fact that it borrows the new Google Tensor algorithms present in the Google Pixel 7. Also, on a Google Pixel 6 Pro it is now possible to switch to 1080p resolution.
The magic eraser for almost everyone
Google announced it in February, but has decided to also include it as part of the March Pixel Feature Drop: Google Photos magic eraser is available free for all Google Pixel.
The same eraser is also available for other non-Pixel Android phones, but in this case requires a Google One subscription in order to access the tool.
direct my call
There are those who do not like to talk on the phone and even less to talk to a machine. Google has designed a solution called Direct My Callwhich is something like a system for show you the options that an answering machine gives you and be able to choose them directly on the mobile screen.
This function tries to predict the options that an answering machine will give you and shows them to you on the mobile screen as buttons, so you don’t even have to wait for it to narrate them. This novelty works only in States United and in a Google Pixel 3a or higher.
HealthConnect as standard
With the March Pixel Feature Drop, the system integrates HealthConnect o Health connected, directly in the system settings. Connected Health allows you to save health and exercise data locally, on your mobile. In this way, applications that take advantage of Connected Health can share data between them in a secure way and as a user you have the power to see what data and control its access.
A curious novelty of this Feature Drop is that the timers that you activate on a connected device -such as a Google Nest- They will appear as a notification on your mobileso you can follow the account wherever you are.
In this way, you can for example put a five minute timer on a Nest mini and you will receive a notification on the mobile when they have been fulfilled. These notices also appear even if the mobile is locked.
The changes do not end there and it is that the Pixel Feature Drop arrives together with the March security patch with the security fixes and improvements timely, in addition to other changes:
- Digital car key: It is possible to unlock and start a car using a Google Pixel with UWB as a digital key while keeping the phone in our pocket. This novelty will arrive in the coming weeks.
- Fast Pair on Chromebooks: Quick Pairing is coming to a select group of Chromebooks.
- emoji: are added the 21 new Unicode 15 emojisplus new emoji combinations for Emoji Kitchen on Gboard.
- Dual eSIM: it is possible to use two eSIMs as Dual SIM Dual Standby on the Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro.
- Hold for me in more countries: Hold for me is available in Japan, as well as the United States, Australia, and Canada.
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