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Google says fix for Pixel 2 'buzzing' sound is coming

21 days ago   |   By TechRadar

There's a lot of buzz surrounding the new Google Pixel 2 , but it isn't the kind that Google is happy about. Specifically, some Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL owners have reported that they hear a constant "buzzing" or "hissing" sound when they're making calls, even after they've received replacement phones in an attempt to address the issue. Fortunately, as The Verge reports, a community manager on the official Pixel forums recently responded to a sea of complaints stretching back for weeks with a brief statement announcing that a fix is eventually on the way. "We're rolling out a software update...
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If your Pixel 2 phone buzzes, a fix is coming in 'weeks' - CNET

If your Pixel 2 phone buzzes, a fix is coming in 'weeks' - CNET

21 days ago   |   By CNET

The update will tackle the strange sounds plaguing some devices.
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Pixel 2 Trouble? Google Assistant Might Be Able to Help

21 days ago   |   By PCMag

Google is sending in Google Assistant to help troubleshoot smartphone issues for some Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL owners.
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4 ways to fix Google's Pixel Buds

4 ways to fix Google's Pixel Buds

21 days ago   |   By SlashGear

It's fair to say the Google Pixel Buds didn't have the reception the Android team might have hoped for them. Intended to give Pixel 2 owners something to fend off pangs of Apple AirPod jealousy - not to mention pacify complaints about the Oreo smartphone's missing headphone jack - the Pixel Buds may have talents like translation, but they fell...
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Google to Patch Pixel 2 Earpiece Buzz Within a Few Weeks

21 days ago   |   By Phone Scoop

Google said it plans to resolve an issue plaguing the Pixel 2 earpiece in the near future. "We're rolling out a software update in the coming weeks which eliminates a faint buzzing sound on some Pixel 2 devices when the phone is placed to your ear during a phone call," said Google in a post on its support forums. Some Pixel 2 owners report hearing the buzzing or crackling sound when making calls. Google first acknowledged the issue in October, but hadn't specified when a fix might be offered. It now appears the resolution will arrive by early December.
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Google will soon fix one of the many, many Pixel 2 problems with a software update

Google will soon fix one of the many, many Pixel 2 problems with a software update

21 days ago   |   By TheBoyGeniusReport

It was just a few weeks ago that Google promised a software fix for the Pixel 2 XL's display problems in a post that said that there's really nothing wrong with the Pixel 2 XL screen, but that Google would still fix it. The company implied there might be something wrong with the Pixel 2 XL screen after all, as people never complained about the quality of the Pixel 2 handset, which also has an OLED screen inside.
Since then, Google released that software update and it's now getting ready to issue a new one. This one is meant to fix annoying buzzing sounds that some Pixel 2 users keep...
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Google To Patch The Pixel 2's High-Pitched Sound Issue

21 days ago   |   By Android Headlines

Google is going to patch the Pixel 2's high-pitched sound issue that has been surfacing for some users over the past few weeks. This is according to a response from a Google employee on the Pixel User Community where the issue was first brought up, stating back on November 17th that the issue would be patched/fixed through an upcoming update with the software that Google is planning to push out to Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL devices over-the-air. Right now there isn't an exact time frame on the release of this patch, but Google does mention that it will be sent out to users in the coming weeks...
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