Facing issue of Pixel and pixel XL GPS tracking location? GPS is useful to find accurate location in your Pixel phone while driving car or other travelling. Due to signal lost, sometimes GPS not working on Google maps in your android Oreo and other devices. Also various users reported Google maps issue on Pixel and Pixel XL 7.1.2. You can easily fix GPS not working on Google Pixel and Pixel XL problem.
To fix Google pixel GPS not find accurate location, first of all make sure location mode set as high accuracy. If not fix this issue tries to clear cache of GPS app in your pixel 7.1.2 and 8.1 Oreo devices. Try below given various possible solutions to fix GPS not working on Google Pixel and Pixel XL phone.
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How to fix GPS not working on Google Pixel and Pixel XL 7.1.2
Your Google pixel and pixel XL phone lost GPS signal or Google maps not working perfectly in pixel. Check out each one listed below methods to fix Google pixel XL GPS not working.
1st Way: Make sure location mode set as High accuracy
Step 1: Open “Settings” in your Pixel & Pixel XL Oreo 8.1
Step 2: Under Personal section, tap on “Location”
By default turn off location on Google pixel & pixel XL. Turned on GPS in your pixel device.
Step 3: Tap on “Mode”
Set location mode as High accuracy / device only.
2nd Way: Check for app update
Step 1: Open “Play store” app in your device
Step 2: Tap on “Menu” from top of the left side corner
Step 3: Touch on “My apps & games”
Step 4: Tap on “Update all”
3rd Way: Clear cache & data of Google Maps
Settings > Personal > Location > Turn on location > Maps > Storage > Clear cache & clear data of Google Maps app
4th Way: Use safe mode to fix GPS not working on Google Pixel XL Oreo
Step 1: Press and hold the power button on your pixel device
Step 2: Touch and hold “Power off” button until view “Reboot to safe mode”
Step 3: Press “OK” to reboot safe mode pixel XL
It will take 30-40 seconds to reboot your phone.
Step 4: View “Safe mode” symbol on below of the left side screen
Now check your Google pixel & pixel XL phone GPS working or not. If not found any issue, it means any third party apps causing this issues. Remove one by one third party apps and find app that causing issue. After removed it, reinstall other applications.
5th Way: Factory reset your Google Pixel XL
It will delete all your phone personal data including Google accounts, third party apps, photos, music and other media files. Before reset your Google pixel device, back up & restore your Google pixel data.
Step 1: Go to “Settings”
Step 2: Under personal section, tap on “Backup & reset”
Step 3: Tap on “Factory data reset”
Step 4: Tap on “Reset Phone”
If set pattern lock / PIN / Password / Pixel Imprint, draw it to unlock your Google pixel and pixel XL phone.
Step 5: Tap on “Erase everything”
If you found above given methods not fix Pixel XL GPS not working issue, wipe cache partition on Google pixel and pixel XL.
That’s all. End the list of possible solutions to fix GPS not working on Google Pixel and Pixel XL Oreo. Let me know what you think about this solution. Please share the article, if you found it helpful.