The Google Pixel 4 XL Shows That YOU SHOULD NEVER BUY A GOOGLE PIXEL...(right away)

  • Published: 01 December 2019
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  • This is Tech Today
    This is Tech Today   1 weeks back

    *BEFORE YOU COMMENT, UNDERSTAND THE POINT OF THE VIDEO: This video is about how Google Pixel Phones have gotten better each generation and the Pixel 4 XL is the best one yet. MOST IMPORTANTLY, it's about WAITING to buy a month to not only have the bugs and issues worked out but to HELP YOU SAVE MONEY by waiting for the Black Friday deals. I LOVE using my Google Pixel 4 XL and use it DAILY as my MAIN PHONE. I defended it HEAVILY in my full review, which you can watch here: *** PLEASE UNDERSTAND THE VIDEO BEFORE MAKING ASSUMPTIONS AND ATTACKING ME.

    • SSaini
      SSaini  5 days back

      Nah I bought the Pixel 4 day one and had no issues, unlike Samsung S10 where any finger even a piece of gum could unlock the phone using the finger print scanner. Everyone needs to stop listening to the Youtube tech community, you guys do not represent the average consumer and y'all dropped the ball on the Pixel 4 and Stadia. Juan Bagnell already expose all of you!

    • This is Tech Today
      This is Tech Today   1 weeks back

      You seemed to have miss the end of the title. Please don't blame lazy reading on me.

    • Erik Alarid
      Erik Alarid  1 weeks back

      I pre ordered mine and got the xl and got a 100 gift card. I don't feel ripped off and honestly with today's technology is always going to have issues. I first hand love Google's on phone chat that most probably don't even know or use what a shame. They can remote into your phone and work with issues of course with your permission. Most phones don't have that kind of support. Also to mention it takes forever for most phone brands to push updates to fix things as fast as Google so am happy.

    • Renee Davis
      Renee Davis  1 weeks back

      I pre-ordered the Google Pixel 4XL and for me the BIGGEST issue by far is the battery! A lot of the selling points (motion sense, display, 90hz, etc etc) for the pixel 4XL I don't even use because of the sucky battery but I'd like to. Other than that I really like the phone but it's so annoying when it can't even make it through the day.

    • Gayan G
      Gayan G  1 weeks back

      I pre-ordered since my Pixel 2 XL had a shattered screen and I needed a replacement. It's disappointing about the price drop, but I'm satisfied about the phone. Google support replaced my first Pixel 4 XL due to the oleophobic issue that you outlined.

  • Emily Mack
    Emily Mack  3 hours back

    I got the limited edition orange Google pixel 4 XL yesterday at Verizon, and I am pleased to have it but right from the start have been experiencing problems I found on my own, like the ones you mentioned. I have only made one phone call so far and I couldn't hang up. The white balance seems way off on the camera and my recorder on most applications have a tapping and static noise. There is a glare on the camera which bothers me a lot but what can you do. I had just assumed the camera would be outstanding because I still have my Google pixel XL and I feel I enjoyed that camera more. Other than those problems, which hopefully some can be fixed, I like it and I'm very happy with what Google offers on this device.

    • Terry Situ
      Terry Situ  11 hours back

      They should have the 50% off if you buy it with Google Fi at day 1. That is one stone two birds

      • Ryan Chew
        Ryan Chew  24 hours back

        Only issue I have with it is no expandable memory.

        • marshall galusky
          marshall galusky  1 days back

          4xl's been p litty

          • Evan Jiang
            Evan Jiang  2 days back

            I just got my 4 and coming from iPhone I found the battery life is terrible. I'm thinking about the going to for XL. Do you know how many screen hours it can increase by going from 4 to 4 XL?

            • Evan Jiang
              Evan Jiang  1 days back

              @This is Tech Today good to know ,thanks

            • This is Tech Today
              This is Tech Today   1 days back

              I've been getting around 6 hours so I'd go with that one!

          • Cereal Man
            Cereal Man  2 days back

            So Google upgrading their Tri Force of Failure to the infinity Gualent of Failure.

          • Legandary Prime
            Legandary Prime  2 days back

            Pixel 4 is the best phone I have ever tried. It so smooth and quick. It's all connected throughout your computers and tablets since Google is on everything and it's super easy to transfer files. Don't let these people hold you back from buying the phone you want, you won't be disappointed

            • ShymonMusic
              ShymonMusic  2 days back

              Was buying Pixels few days after launch, no issues...

              • Greg Rosenheck
                Greg Rosenheck  3 days back

                II have the Pixel 2 XL & 4 XL I don't have any problems with either. I've done my own non professioinal or consumer reviews and would like to make a few comments about both phones. Was there a flaw on the screen on the 2XL. maybe but I hardly noticed it. you really had to look for it and angle it correctly to see it. But in normal use it was clear and fine. The Camera, Phone speakers were great there were no dropped calls (that no one cares about) the camera worked great and the video was good to. What’s most important to me both phones have great sound quality while on the phone and speaker phone

                In regards to the 4. I truly love the phone. Yes I had some "software issues" All of which were resolved when I called in. for example extended google assistant doesn't work with the gestors turned off, (or isn't on by default) or the gboard (or new talk to text) had an issue which I fixed on my own by getting rid of an update. I'm confident all these 2 items and maybe more will be resolved. Motion sense is a little rusty but it does work at times but if it doesn't I change the song, I use the switch on my steering wheel in my car or on the phone. Are these flaws sure, to me they are minor. I am concerned about one thing the screen coding going bad but I have a screen protector on so I shouldn't have a problem, but I can see that to be a real concern. but all in all the benefits outweigh the bad I love the camera especially on the 4xl my Bluetooth works great, the phone reception and clarity is great ( I'm hard of hearing) it works very fast even on 6 gigs of ram. For some 64 gigs of ram maybe a bit small and I agree. but on my pixel 2 (which I had for a year I'm only at 35% used and on the pixel 4 40% used. I still have 25.90 gigs to play with (thats a lot of pictures, mp3's and games.

                As far as Samsung the last one I had was the note 5 to be honest I dropped calls and as time went on it lagged. I didn't even use most of the bloatware I don't need a heart monitor. that’s what I see a cardiologist for. if I was afraid of getting a heart attack, I'd trust a heart monitor from a Certified medical supply store more than a monitor on a Samsung phone. I mean come on already. Also the Samsung radio's for phone reception at times dropped calls from what I hear they have improved but the earpiece for hearing the calls were terrible for me. So for me to show off that I have a $1000 phone with the name Samsung on it with a worthless heart monitor and bad sound quality for talking on the phone is not worth it for me.

                To sum this up rationally every computer device will have flaws in software. Windows, Android, Linux. etc To be honest that concept stinks but that is the nature of the beast. I personally believe if it was 1950-1980 there would be a lot of less issues because things were sold after being tested a lot more because the quality was much more important back in those days. But in any case As a phone I think the pixel is terrific It's a phone I don't drop calls the sound quality is great speaker phone is mega loud Bluetooth and wi-fi is flawless the screen is great and to be honest the battery is pretty good on the xl I can surpass a day on this phone. Yet I don't play video games or watch tv all day either. but I do have it on all day and I listen to music at times and may play one game but over all I have no complaints. I agree the battery should be bigger if there is a screen coding issue that needs to be addressed. perhaps the storage needs to be increased especially if you store videos. Other than that along with the old Motorola droids the pixel 4 rates as one of my favorite phones. I will say this this phone may not have as many functions as the samsung phones but what this phone does have I find useful and actually allows me to enjoy the phone. Most of the gagets Samsung has is useless to me.

              • Tyler Hardy
                Tyler Hardy  3 days back

                Why bother with a pixel device anymore? They are crappy phones, especially for the money. The Nexus phones used to be good phones for the money, even though they were a little buggy. (Except the 6p. It was junk.) You might as well stick with OnePlus if you're after a budget device.

                • Tyler Hardy
                  Tyler Hardy  3 days back

                  @This is Tech Today I watched it. I still think they are overpriced and underbuilt.

                • This is Tech Today
                  This is Tech Today   3 days back

                  False. They're great phones. You seem to be assuming what I'm saying without watching the whole video.

              • CaptBeardie
                CaptBeardie  3 days back

                I love my Pixel 3 XL and unless something major happens I plan on buying another Pixel when I want an upgrade. No bloat software is amazing!

                • This is Tech Today
                  This is Tech Today   3 days back

                  Just wait a month after launch to save money like my video was saying.

              • FollowingTheRain
                FollowingTheRain  3 days back

                I got my Google Pixel 3 on Black Friday 2018 and it's still as great as the day I got it 💖

                • Drifter0507
                  Drifter0507  3 days back

                  too late

                  • This is Tech Today
                    This is Tech Today   3 days back

                    Lol, if you got it during black Friday you got a deal. That the point of the video.

                • CarlTheLoafLord
                  CarlTheLoafLord  3 days back

                  I have the pixel 1... Have had it for years and it has fallen down a few flights of stairs.. still no cracks

                  • John Bodnar
                    John Bodnar  4 days back

                    Fi customers (new & existing) recently were offered 50% credit off the phone's price after 60 days active on the Pixel 4 phones, so in the end the phone for 50%. But, I placed an order almost 2 weeks ago and it still has not shipped. (Not sure if this offer was mentioned, too many other comments to read all of them).

                    • Steven Nelson
                      Steven Nelson  4 days back

                      The entire video hateful, the problem is his shirt is hateful, it is used to trigger religious responses. It is an anti-christian, anti-semitic as the phrase was taken and modified from idea that Hilter saw the old testament as entirely filled with inaccuracies and had it removed because it was taken from the Torah. In which he also saw the Jews the same way. Wearing the shirt is Nazi propaganda.

                      • This is Tech Today
                        This is Tech Today   4 days back

               not. It's from a men's Bible conference. It's a play on words for all the things we were studying to become better men of God.

                    • GOOZE
                      GOOZE  4 days back

                      Is that a pixel 4xl black or is it in a case?

                    • Tech Unboxing Videos
                      Tech Unboxing Videos  4 days back

                      This Is Tech Today, You Rock! 🔥Huge Fan of Your Channel 🔥Looking Forward to Watching Your Next Video

                      • Ahabab Zarif
                        Ahabab Zarif  4 days back

                        But you were so excited about the pixel 4.

                        • This is Tech Today
                          This is Tech Today   4 days back

                          @Ahabab Zarif I like the 3a more, but you miss out on waterproofing. Depends on how much that matters to you. Otherwise, it's better IMO.

                        • Ahabab Zarif
                          Ahabab Zarif  4 days back

                          @This is Tech Today Should I buy a google pixel 2 xl at this time?
                          Because in my country it cost around $250. But the 3A cost around $300. Little bit confuse. I have some choices: Pixel 2Xl, Galaxy S8, Oneplus 5T, Redmi Note 8 pro. Which should I choose. Please help me.

                        • This is Tech Today
                          This is Tech Today   4 days back

                          I still am. Watch the video all the way.

                      • Najim Popal
                        Najim Popal  4 days back

                        I ordered the 4XL and within a week the camera would vibrate the entire phone when launched and it looked like the phone was under water with blurry camera view. After hours with support, they asked to send the phone back as defective. BIGGEST mistake Google made was selling off Motorola right before the pixel launch. Motorola has the most sound technology and decades of hardware technology which Google could have used and imoroved upon instead of trying to reinvent the wheel.

                        • Tuan Hung Nguyen
                          Tuan Hung Nguyen  4 days back

                          Watching this video make me realize how lucky I am. I have had pixel 2 for 1.5 yr now and never ever had any of those issues mentioned in this video.
                          Even though he said most of them were software issues
                          Unless google gave me a different software... Nah I'm calling this article bullshit and stop watching it right after he talked about pixel 2 problems

                          • David Ruiz
                            David Ruiz  4 days back

                            Google's haters.

                            • This is Tech Today
                              This is Tech Today   4 days back

                              The only hater here is you. Watch the video, it tells you TO BUY IT A MONTH AFTER RELEASE TO SAVE MONEY.

                          • ringo3568
                            ringo3568  4 days back

                            Absolutely nonsense....amazing phone best I've had

                            • This is Tech Today
                              This is Tech Today   4 days back

                              What's nonsense about saying it's the the Google Pixel 4 is the best phone yet and you should wait a month after release to save money? Guess you didn't watch the video.

                          • ChoatMusic
                            ChoatMusic  4 days back

                            Thanks for the insightful look at Ggl pixel. Did they fix the screen turning off during a call bug? curious to know , I was so frustrated by my LG Stylo V and other phones that I've had in recent year with the screen turning off during phone calls. it's been a new experience for me compared to my old phones and boy is that annoying. I was looking at buying a pixel and I'm glad I watch to review cuz the problem I'm trying to escape phone can be found in a high-end phone

                            • WALID ALHADDI
                              WALID ALHADDI  4 days back

                              You didn't include the pixel 3a in your video

                            • LaVerite124
                              LaVerite124  4 days back

                              This video definitely flipped the script from a few videos ago, BUT I watched it and will still get the 4XL Pixel. 😁

                              I’m new to the google culture pixel family so the older ones I’ve never experienced.

                              • This is Tech Today
                                This is Tech Today   4 days back

                                It's not flipped at all, it's still telling you to get it but don't ever preorder but order it a month after release, lol

                            • Jimi Fayanjuola
                              Jimi Fayanjuola  4 days back

                              I own Pixel 1 and Pixel 3 and i haven't had any issues. And looking at the comments, it looks like majority of people haven't had any issues.

                            • Trevor Chadwick
                              Trevor Chadwick  4 days back

                              Watching on Pixel XL 2. Still a great phone.

                              • Barry
                                Barry  4 days back

                                I bought my Pixel 2 XL within a couple of weeks of it launching. It's been rock solid! I've even dropped into the bottom of a river (accident) at about 8 feet deep for about 30 minutes - and it's still perfect. That dunk was over 6 months ago too. I love my Pixel 2 XL!

                                • This is Tech Today
                                  This is Tech Today   4 days back

                                  Lol, but did you save as much as you could have? I bought mine at launch, too.

                              • Anthony Bauwens
                                Anthony Bauwens  4 days back

                                I haven't had any issues with my Pixel.

                              • ImMadHD
                                ImMadHD  5 days back

                                funny this guy 3 months ago was head over heels about google pixel 4 and now that actually released he cant stop google shaming, omgg make it stoooopp

                                • This is Tech Today
                                  This is Tech Today   5 days back

                                  I actually didn't shame it at all, I said you should buy it in this video, just not at launch to save money. You didn't watch the video, I see ...I have not changed my stance at all

                              • Shady Yam
                                Shady Yam  5 days back

                                Guys just get the 3a. Literally the perfect "all you need" type of phone.

                                • Rose Schindler
                                  Rose Schindler  5 days back

                                  I have a google pixel 4. I was having problems hearing audio with the bluetooth through my ear buds. After 3 exchanges and my 3rd google pixel, I realized it was the Voxer app. If my voxer app's bluetooth is turned on, no other audio works on my phone. What a weird glitch!

                                  • One punch Meme 1
                                    One punch Meme 1  5 days back

                                    There is no perfect phone out there. Oneplus 7 pro: What am I a joke to you?

                                    • One punch Meme 1
                                      One punch Meme 1  5 days back

                                      @This is Tech Today I don't quite understand what you mean. I understand the choice part.

                                    • This is Tech Today
                                      This is Tech Today   5 days back

                                      @One punch Meme 1 cool. Glad there's choice! Finding any personal value or identity in a phone and if other people validate it is wasted time and energy. Don't fall for something so meaningless. .

                                    • One punch Meme 1
                                      One punch Meme 1  5 days back

                                      @This is Tech Today The cameras are excellent, most people prefer bigger phones and wireless charging is pretty gimmicky. You really can't do multiple things while wireless charging. Curved screens you either love it or hate it me personally I love it. Along with the display, storage and value I think it crushes the pixel brand every year.

                                    • This is Tech Today
                                      This is Tech Today   5 days back

                                      Yeah, it has a curved screen and no wireless charging in a package too big and bad cameras.

                                  • Sea Star
                                    Sea Star  5 days back

                                    Still on an original Pixel XL. It works fine.

                                    • Sen Ci
                                      Sen Ci  5 days back

                                      Pixel hater

                                      • This is Tech Today
                                        This is Tech Today   5 days back

                                        I don't hate them at all. I said you should buy it a month later in this video and the pixel 4 is the best one yet. For someone calling someone a hater you're spewing a lot of uninformed hate.

                                    • Darren Wood
                                      Darren Wood  5 days back

                                      Hey why is your Pixel 3 button orange when mines a pastel green

                                    • Damacia Johnson
                                      Damacia Johnson  5 days back

                                      I pre-ordered and I knew I shouldn't have cause it was so close to black Friday but I honestly wanted the orange color and when I saw it was limited edition that sealed it. I make sure I am an active member of the pixel community for issues, but I honestly haven't had many if any with either my 2 and now the 4.

                                      • This is Tech Today
                                        This is Tech Today   5 days back

                                        Yeah, sometimes you have to weigh the pros and cons and the limited edition color is definitely one of them!

                                    • Christopher Williams
                                      Christopher Williams  5 days back

                                      Still rocking the Pixel 1 XL running fine!

                                      • Alex V
                                        Alex V  5 days back

                                        I ordered the pixel 4xl during the holiday price drop. Even though I wasn't expecting to be wowed after reading and watching a ton of reviews, it still underwhelmed. Gonna return it this week, and keep rocking my still solid 2xl.

                                        • Get To The Point Already

                                          Can't wait till I get my pixel 4 next week!

                                          • Jose lima
                                            Jose lima  5 days back

                                            Traded iPhone 11 after many years of apple for pixel 4. Best phone I ever owned for my tasks

                                            • CJ 4EVA
                                              CJ 4EVA  5 days back

                                              The pixel 3a sucks smh no phone space. You barely do anything and it says you don't have enough space and force closes a lot.

                                              • Meysam Babaie
                                                Meysam Babaie  5 days back

                                                The most awful video I've ever seen, 😔😞

                                                • This is Tech Today
                                                  This is Tech Today   5 days back

                                                  I didn't know it was awful to say the Pixel 4 is the best pixel yet and to wait a month after release to save hundreds of dollars. Why hate on a video trying to help people? That's so messed up, dude.

                                              • Jekabs Karklins
                                                Jekabs Karklins  5 days back

                                                I have Pixel2XL today and have been using it without any problems for past year, since pixel 3 came out. The battery is great, sound quality is great and image quality is better than most iPhones, especially in the dark. Pixel 4 can't be so much better as you are advertising.

                                                • Tech Jack
                                                  Tech Jack  6 days back

                                                  I feel experientially robbed by Google pixel phones. They promise so much but hugley under deliver to the point where I am just whelmed with the offering. I purchase pixel phones used on eBay now and a generation before current year. Can't wait to buy my used pixel 3 xl on eBay for Christmas. The real price of Google phone.

                                                  • Sane Person
                                                    Sane Person  6 days back

                                                    The most frustrating part of this video is the lack of the letter "r" used in the word frustrating.