How to Set Up Fingerprint in Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL

Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Bestusefultips

Want to unlock the phone with a fingerprint screen lock? Here’s How to set up a fingerprint screen lock in Pixel 3a and 3a XL. You can find the fingerprint sensor on the back of the Google Pixel 3a and pixel 3a XL Pie. Add up to 5 fingerprints in your Pixel to unlock your device. Also, remove fingerprints using Pixel imprint under security settings in your device.

The fingerprint lock screen is less secure compare to Password or PIN or Pattern lock. You can rename & replace fingerprint anytime under security settings in your Google Pixel 3a. Also, use fingerprint as app unlock or authorize payments in your Android phone. Follow the below-given step by step process to add a new fingerprint in Pixel 3a and 3a XL.

Read Also:

How to Set Up Fingerprint Screen Lock on Google Pixel 3a XL and Pixel 3a

Let see how to use Google fingerprint security on Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL devices.

Step 1: Open app drawer in your Pixel 3a & 3a XL.

Step 2: Tap the Settings app.

Step 3: Scroll down and tap Security.

Here you can see Google Play protect, Find my device, Security update, screen lock, Pixel imprint, Smart lock, screen pinning and more.

Step 4: Tap Pixel imprint under the device security section.

Confirm you’re PIN or Pattern if already set to continue the process.

Step 5: Tap Next.

Step 6: Now touch the sensor, it’s on the back of your phone. Keep lifting your finger to add the different parts of your fingerprint. Use your index finger.

Step 7: After complete a process you can see this message: Fingerprint added (Show below given screenshot).

How to set up fingerprint in Pixel 3a and 3a XL

Step 8: Tap Add another (Bottom left corner) to add fingerprint or Tap Done (Bottom right corner).

Add fingerprint on Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL

You can maximum add 5 fingerprints in your device. If you want to add more than one fingerprint, use this setting.

Add fingerprint on Google Pixel 3a

Settings > Security > Device security > Pixel imprint > Add fingerprint

Rename fingerprint on Pixel 3a and 3a XL

Change Pixel 3a fingerprint name using the same above given settings on all your Pixel devices.

Settings > Security > Device security > Pixel imprint > Long press on added fingerprint you want to rename > Enter name > OK

Remove fingerprint on Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL

If you don’t want to use a fingerprint lock screen, remove a fingerprint you want.

Settings > Security > Device security > Pixel imprint > Trash icon > Delete

It’s quite easy to add or remove fingerprints on Google Pixel and other android phones or tablet devices.

Do you still have questions regarding set up fingerprint in Pixel 3a and 3a XL? Tell us in below comment box. Don’t forget to share with others if you found it useful.

About Bestusefultips

I'm Arpit Patel, techno lover from India. Bestusefultips is a technology website focused on latest Android news, tricks & tips related android devices, tutorials and videos.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.