Google may have cut too many corners... - Pixel 4 Review

Pubblicato il 21 ott 2019
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With the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL, Google has managed to innovate with the camera yet again, delivering an experience that's more accurate and creative than the Apple iPhone 11 Pro.
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  • Video looked grainy and the camera didn’t pick up the rain/snow very well. So Linus in my honest opinion (since you asked for it) no it’s not very good for video.

  • Still a good camera on a shit phone

  • Just wanted to add something i haven't seen in a vid posting or in written reviews. They all mention the radar gesture system used in the device. What they don't mention is that it didn't come from Google but rather Motorola. The "Motion Sense" radar gesture system came about due to patented technology acquired elsewhere. Google purchased Motorola several years ago (then sold it later) and had access to all of Motorola's patents. Ironically many wrote after Google sold Motorola that there would only be minimum benefit from Motorola's patent catalog. As said one of those patents being the radar technology which goes all the way back to the Moto X 1st gen 2013. So the technology isn’t so new and innovative as Google makes it sound with the Pixel 4. They may have made improvements on the tech but they weren’t the originating source. As said they did later sell Motorola to Lenovo however the benefits seem to keep on coming from Motorola's patents. Just trivia more than anything else.

  • This review was definitely biased. Linus barely talked about the battery life which has to be the worst thing about it. Didn’t mention the lack of a fingerprint sensor. And why not include the Note 10+ in the comparisons, another flagship? I get it, he hates Apple but damn this lesbian needs to make it more subtle.

  • I take forehead over notch over "full screen" content anyday

  • As someone sits on one in their back pocket and it bends at the antenna joins on the frame (bendy Iphone 6/6s flashback lol) - good phone but bad mechanical design of the frame this time around... Waiting for the Pixel 5...

  • 100gbs? That's wrong. Right?

  • Delete your channel please!

  • Google might not be pushing phones with the most available storage since they benefit most from your use of their cloud products.

  • More like didn't cut enough corners with that forty head of a bezel at the top

  • 6:02 Linus makes a rasengan

  • It's pretty sad that my Moto G7 Optimo that I bought for 100 dollars has a feature that a top tier phone should have; expandable storage, and the G7 Optimo isn't even that old either.

  • I REALLY don't like that people are removing fingerprint readers. Pixel 2 finger print reader on the back is SO great, especially for Google Pay, which is use ALL the time.

  • But... No LTT intro? Dafuq? I'm scared. 😕

  • False Review Just False.. BIASED Bitch

  • There is no doubt that the Pixel 4 is lacking some build quality

  • careful you'll get at nose bleed..

  • Pixel 4 ???? No THX :-( Regards from Europe from my channel

  • The lack of front facing speakers is a horrendous offense to me

    • With those huge bezels, it's the biggest waste of potential

  • Not cutting any corners with that intro... that's for sure!

  • I want one

  • I like the idea that linus does ad rolls in his head

  • I love how you desperately try to love the camera. :D

  • 😃👍🏻👊🏻

  • bookmarked for future meme-ification

  • Why didn't you talk about lack of 60fps video recording at 4k resolution?

  • considering how samsung's flagship STARTS at 256GB, a 128GB max isn't laughable, it's irritating

  • I fear no man But that thing *ad 1 out of 3* It scares me

  • whats the name of the music?

  • “Apple I hope you’re taking notes, because this is how you refresh a product every year without losing track of your unique design language” What? Google have basically copied the IPhone design with that camera bump and then put a massive forehead on it. It looks awful and has nothing to do with their “design language”.

  • And nobody talks about unlocking pixel 4 even with closed eyes.

  • Pixel Experience ROM, Im coming

  • Im not a fans of instant unlock. I just want to see the message. Please take note. People still complain about swipe up to unlock which I prefer to. Even my dad wish android could implement the same method. We don’t want to UNLOCK! we just want to see the fking MESSAGE!

  • why all the hype about a 4 pixel phone? my phone is 8 Mega Pixel and it's pretty normal

  • How does the battery of the Pixel 4 perform?

  • the consumer units now have tutorials + it worked great when i tested it

  • I would buy the pixel 3 over this bezels- too thick motion control- useless wide selfie - gone video dynamic range- sucks performance- worse than the iPhone 8 storage- too small Battery- horrible Design- Disgusting it's like failing a test even though you copied everything from your nerdy friend

  • 9:12 try that when it's sunny. O. the pixel it will be cloudy

  • I didn't know the google assistant was 100GiGs @09:48

  • That laugh at the beginnning REALLY sounded like the Joker.....

  • Most the points in his video are the opposite of what everyone else said iS hE gEtTiNg pAiD bY gOoGle

    • YUP Definitely Biased Review.

  • I had the screen burn issue as well, on my Pixel 3 XL. Randomly happened when I was selecting text. Had to reboot to remove as well. Maybe something more android central going on here?

  • What happened to that Intro? Would like to see it more.

  • Not adding a headphone jack while having a lower battery great google now Bluetooth adds drainage to your low battery at the same time if I have my dongle connected I can't charge while listening. Adding a draining features while having low battery like 90 hrz display or motion sense when you are not even gonna use it because you are saving a battery same goes for the storage. Flagships drain fast because it has powerful processor but why buy or add stuff if you are not going to use it because you are always cautious about your battery. Like having a QHD but setting up your phone to full HD because of battery issues you have 4k video but only use 1080p or powerful processor but don't download too much games to use that powerful processor because of storage issues at the same time quality games adds more drainage to your battery. If your can't use the features why buy it? Its like having that feature for display only. It is like buying a expensive gaming laptop only for browsing net, facebook, and streaming videos only.

  • Apple: ...

  • I think I could only sell myself on getting an XL. That 2800mAh battery is just too low for me on the base model. I think my 3 year old phone has a 3300mAh. I know the Pixel could be better at managing power drain but, eh, just need something more. The Galaxy S10 Lite is supposed to have 4,370 mAh and still has the 855 + 8GB RAM. Just blows the Pixel away in terms of battery capacity. The storage doesn't bother me too much. I usually dump my files onto my PC/NAS when the phone starts to fill up or I just delete stuff but no SD card is also meh. I really wish it had a 3.5mm jack though. My car doesn't have Bluetooth, I don't want to buy another adapter or dongle, and I don't use Bluetooth headphones. Hell, my current phone can be connected to my bedroom speakers via Bluetooth and sit right beside them and still skip or stutter. Might just wait it out and see what comes next.

  • Battery life is so pathetic and useless it's comical.

  • Wave to change a song? just type the damn screen... look where's the Kinect at...

  • iPhones don’t run Android, so 3gb is enough...

  • Love you guys were watching RuPaul's Drag Race!

  • Ugh. Google really missed the mark this time. Last year was rough too.

  • In Jerryrigeverything's video, it actually cut *AT* the corners.

  • Im addicted to internet por errrm i mean front facing speakers

  • Wait... Where is the trash talk about the battery life? One of the most important features of phones this days (and where the pixel FAILS catastrophically big)

  • This is a downgrade sadly and they are making Apple look more advance

    • They did do a great job with this years lineup.

    • @LastKing The time when iPhone 10 was released it was barely a game changer

    • Apple has always been more advanced

  • What do regular people store on their phones that they need more storage than 128gb?! I just don't get it, at all.

  • How about the rear facing audio while taking video? The Pixel 3 was terrible... how's this one?

  • The bezels are a bit too thick for a 2019 Google flagship.

  • Just read the specs when it was available to the public, knew it was trash.

  • 7:09 I'm sure that girl would rather have the iPhone picture tbh