How to Turn On Now Playing on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL

Here’s how to turn on and use Now playing Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. This Google Pixel 3 now playing feature is useful to identify music is playing near you using your phone’s microphone. You can find Now playing settings under sound settings in your Pixel 3 & Pixel 3 XL. When music is playing nearby, you can see the song name and artist info on the Always-on display or Ambient display. In Google Pixel 3 Now playing settings, you can see Now playing music history option to view songs list that already identifies. Also, add a Now playing history shortcut to your home screen if you want. Now playing feature first introduced on Google Pixel 2 device.

Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL included several new features such as Pixel visual core, record 4K video, Automatic FPS switching, true stereo audio recording, Google duplex, Tops Shot, Super Res zoom, Call Screening, and more. Follow the below-given step by step process to use Now playing on Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3.

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How to Enable And Turn Off Now Playing Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL

To use Now playing on Google Pixel 3, make sure turn on show songs on lock screen in your device.

Step 1: Swipe down the notification panel twice and tap the Settings gear icon.

Step 2: Tap Sound.

Step 3: Tap Now Playing.

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Step 4: Turn on show songs on lock screen toggle.

How to Turn On Now Playing on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL

You can see the nearby playing song name on the status bar (Show above screenshot). Also, customize Now playing to enable or disable notifications from top of the screen and newly added Now playing history option. Now playing works offline and never send songs or conversations to Google.

Step 5: Toggle off Show songs on lock screen to turn off Now playing Pixel 3 XL & Pixel 3.

Alternative Way (Android 10):

Settings > Display > Advanced >  Lock screen display > Now Playing

View Now Playing History on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL

View Pixel 3 Now Playing history

Settings > Sound > Now playing > Now playing history > List of songs listened

Remove Now Playing History on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL

Settings > Sound > Now playing > Now playing history > Three vertical dots at the top right corner > Remove all > Remove

How to Enable Active Edge on Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL

Settings > System > Gestures > Activate edge

You can find activate edge settings under Pixel 3 gestures settings. In latest Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, you can’t disable navigation gesture. By default hidden back, home and recent button and instead of you can see Pill (Horizontal) icon in your Pixel 3 & Pixel 3 XL.

And that’s all. We hope this makes it clear how to turn on Now playing Pixel 3. If you have any questions, tell us in below comment box. Stay and connect with us for latest updates.

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