How to Enable Developer Options on Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Bestusefultips

By default is a hidden developer option on your Pixel devices. Here’s how to activate developer mode and USB debugging on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. In android developer options, you can see several options such as memory usage by apps, OEM unlocking, desktop backup password, running services, WebView implementation, background process limit, system UI demo mode, USB debugging, Logger buffer size, Windows animation scale, Force GPU rendering, strict mode, inactive apps and more. Check out the below-given step by step process to enable developer mode on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL.

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How to Activate or Enable Developer Mode on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

You will easily activate hidden developer mode in Pixel 2 XL and Pixel 2 using system settings.

Step 1: Go to settings or scroll down the notification bar & tap on the Settings gear icon.

System settings in Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL phone

Step 2: Tap System.

Here you can see several android system settings lists. Tap about phone in Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL device

Step 3: Tap About phone.

Tap Build number seven times in Pixel 2 phone

Step 4: Scroll down at the end of the screen and tap “Build numberseven times.

How to enable developer mode on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

You will see this message: You are now a developer!

Step 5: Tap back button & you can see developer options under system settings.

Turn on hidden developer options on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

List of several sections available in Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL developer mode such as debugging, networking, input, drawing, hardware-accelerated rendering, media, monitoring, and apps. Remember one thing in your android devices, if turn off developer option in Pixel 2 & Pixel 2 XL than you’ll again need to follow the above steps to enable in your device.

Enable USB Debugging on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

This enable USB debugging on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL device is used to transfer your document and other data between your desktop PC and your Smartphone.

Settings > System > Developer options > debugging > USB debugging

And that’s all. I hope this little tip helpful to enable developer mode on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. If you have any kind of trouble, tell us in below comment section. Stay connected with us for daily latest android tips and tricks.

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