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Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL have awesome camera features and hidden features that not mention on Google event 2018. Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL has a wireless charging, eSIM that useful to use dual SIM, Qualcomm snapdragon 845 processor and use AI + HDR+ to capture amazing photos using best camera features such as Top shot, Group selfie, Night sight, Photobooth and more. Let see top best Google Pixel 3 hidden features and settings.
Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL hidden feature, you can see lock down, driving mode, Digital wellbeing, Always on ambient display, device theme, hide Pixel 3 XL notch and other settings. Check out below given Pixel 3 XL and Google Pixel 3 hidden features.
5 best Google Pixel 3 hidden features: Pixel 3 XL Pie 9.0
Both device has same settings. Only key feature is Notch. Pixel 3 XL device has Notch. You can easily show/hide notch on Pixel 3 XL using developer mode settings. Let see Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL hidden features.
By default Pixel 3 theme set automatic based on wallpaper. If set black wallpaper, theme set as dark mode. If set white wallpaper, theme set as light mode. You’ll manually change Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL theme as dark or light using display settings.
Settings > Display > Advanced > Device theme > Automatic based on wallpaper / light / Dark
Hide Notch on Pixel 3 XL
Google Pixel 3 XL has notch display. If you don’t like notch, you can manually hide the notch on Pixel 3 XL using developer mode settings. Make sure turn on developer options on Pixel 3 XL to remove notch.
Settings > System > Advanced > Developer options > Drawing > Simulate a display with a cutout > Hide
Now hide the notch from your Google Pixel 3 XL device.
When turn on driving mode on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, it will automatically turn on DND mode and android auto in your phone. When you start driving a car, it will automatically enable driving mode in your device.
Settings > connected devices > Connection preferences > Driving mode
Lockdown – Best Google Pixel 3 hidden features for security
This Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL hidden feature useful to disable fingerprint temporary you added from your Pixel 3 devices. When activate lock down on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, you can unlock your device using PIN number or Pattern lock or Password only. You can’t unlock Pixel 3 using fingerprint. When turn on lock down, automatically add lock down option to power menu in your Pixel 3 and other android 9 Pie supported devices.
Settings > Security & location > Device security > Lock screen preferences > Enable show lockdown option > Long press power button > Tap Lockdown to activate
Digital wellbeing – Track all your phone activity
Settings > Digital wellbeing > Dash board / Wind down
One of the most useful Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL features. It includes Dash board, Wind down, Do not disturb, Flip to Shhh and other settings. This Google Pixel 3 hidden feature show how many notifications you’ve got, how many minutes you’ve used particular app on your Pixel 3 per day, set app time limit for automatically stop apps from working, how long you’ve used each app and more.
Check out list of above given top best Google Pixel 3 hidden features. Which is your favorite hidden tip from above list? Did I miss anything? Let me know in the below comment section. I’ll add it to the list.