Google Pixel 3

What issues are you experiencing?

Power

  • Not charging out of the box, charging slowly
  • Device not turning on
  • Battery draining quickly
  • Phone keeps rebooting randomly

Internet & Network

  • WiFi connection keeps dropping, intermittent connection
  • No signal, No service issues
  • Network not available, please try again later
  • Not connecting to WiFi network

Camera

Operating System

  • Stuck on Black Screen of Death
  • Different ways to reset Google Pixel 3
  • Keeps freezing and lagging
  • Running so slow, poor performance

Calls & Texts

  • Text messages not sent or received
  • Unfortunately, Messages has stopped
  • Phones calls keep dropping
  • Callers can't hear users

Audio

  • No sound and other audio issues
  • Loudspeaker doesn't have any sound
  • Bluetooth headset has no sound
  • Notifications don't play

Applications

  • How to install Fortnite
  • Facebook keeps crashing, not working
  • Twitter closes by itself, not updating
  • Nova Launcher crashes, causes phone to lag
  • Messenger crashes, closes on its own

Screen

  • Screen keeps on flickering
  • Screen is black but phone is powered on
  • How to repair broken screen
  • Display shows some dead pixels

Storage

  • How to insert and remove SIM card
  • Unable to read mounted SD card
  • Some apps in SD card not working
  • How to free up some storage space
  • Server storage full, unable to write on SD card

Recent Guides

How to take a screenshot on your Google Pixel 3 smartphone

By Harjie Hisona | October 18, 2018

Taking a screenshot on your Google Pixel 3 is similar to taking screenshots to most of Android devices. Needless to say, it’s easy and straightforward. It would only take a few seconds and you can already have a high resolution shot of the screen you want captured. Let me walk you through on how to […] More

How to install Fortnite on Google Pixel 3

By Harold Hisona | October 18, 2018

If you’re into mobile gaming and you have the new Google Pixel 3, then you should have heard about Epic’s move to bring Fortnite to mobile devices. Almost all of new smartphones with average to high technical specs can play the game but unlike other apps, Fortnite cannot be downloaded from the Play Store despite […] More

How to fix Google Pixel 3 XL that won’t charge

By Harvey Hisona | October 18, 2018

Having a phone that won’t charge can be a real headache. Today’s troubleshooting article answers one of the common problems that a lot of Android users encounter — a phone that stopped charging. While this post focuses on Google Pixel 3 XL, the solutions below can also be applied to any Android device. We hope […] More

How to fix Google Pixel 3 that won’t turn on?

By Harjie Hisona | October 16, 2018

The new Google Pixel 3 is among the most impressive smartphone today when it comes to technical specifications and features and considering the fact that it’s already running the newest Android 9.0 Pie. But it’s not perfect and if you’re one of the owners of this device, you may encounter some hiccups here and there. […] More

How to insert or remove SIM card for Google Pixel 3

By Harvey Hisona | October 15, 2018

Knowing how to insert a SIM card into a Google Pixel 3 is important. This is one of the first things that a user must do to use the phone after unboxing. Other than doing it for the initial setup, it can also come handy should you need to troubleshoot networking issues in the future. […] More

Specifications

Memory

  • 4 GB RAM
  • 64/128 GB ROM

OS & CPU

  • Android 9.0 (Pie)
  • Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm)
  • Octa-core (4x2.5 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.6 GHz Kryo 385 Silver)
  • Adreno 630

Audio

  • comes with a loudspeaker
  • no 3.5mm jack
  • Type-C to 3.5 mm headphone jack adapter
  • Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Battery Life

  • Non-removable Li-Ion 2915 mAh battery
  • Up to 22 hours talk time (approx.)
  • Up to 65 hours music play (approx.)

Display

  • P-OLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • 5.5 inches, 76.7 cm2 (~77.2% screen-to-body ratio)
  • 1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~443 ppi density)
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
  • Always-on display
  • 100% DCI-P3 coverage
  • HDR

Connectivity

  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
  • Bluetooth v5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
  • comes with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
  • USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector (PowerDelivery 2.0)

Camera

Build

  • Dimensions: 145.6 x 68.2 x 7.9 mm (5.73 x 2.69 x 0.31 in)
  • Weight: 148 g (5.22 oz)
  • Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame
  • Nano-SIM card & eSIM
  •  IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)