What you may need to know
- Google beforehand teased new choices arriving for the Pixel At a Look widget.
- Some prospects already acquired some choices paying homage to Earthquake alerts.
- Extra Pixel prospects have begun receiving the latest At a Look choices, along with Security take a look at and Related devices.
Pixel owners are receiving a few new choices for the At a Look widget. These choices have been beforehand launched with the March 2022 Function Drop, alongside a model new battery widget and additional.
Whereas some prospects have been sporadically receiving earthquake alerts and “Security take a look at” choices on their Pixel devices, they didn’t current up for everyone. Nevertheless, it appears further prospects are receiving the alerts (per 9to5Google), along with the model new “Related devices” perform.
A cursory have a look at my Pixel 6 Professional definitely reveals that these choices are literally reside. Every new perform reveals up throughout the At a Look settings. As a quick refresher, Security take a look at connects to the Private Security app and might present the countdown on the At a Look widget whilst you flip the perform on. Earthquake alerts will notify you when an earthquake larger than magnitude 4.5 is detected shut by. The Related devices perform reveals the connection standing and battery proportion for Bluetooth devices.
Alas, when associated to the Galaxy Buds 2, the At a Look widget on my machine reveals that the earbuds are associated and exhibits their battery proportion. I’ve not had a possibility to take a look at Earthquake alerts, although dwelling in Seattle, it’s solely a matter of time. I moreover haven’t managed to make the Security take a look at countdown work nonetheless will proceed to test the perform.
Some prospects have reportedly started receiving the Doorbell perform, which exhibits just a few of one of the best video doorbells that assist Google Assistant when anyone’s on the door. It’s moreover unclear if trip alerts might be discovered, a perform which will remind you to point out off alarms if there’s an upcoming trip (for these of you that might use the extra time to sleep in).
Nonetheless, it’s good to see Google making Pixel At a Look further informative and helpful, significantly for patrons like myself that won’t have found the widget to be as useful as a result of it may presumably be.
Google Pixel 6 Professional
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