Google, a leading tech company, is all preparing for the launch of new Pixel 3 devices in the global market. Though Google is busy in preparations, several Pixel 2XL users are reporting sudden sluggishness in their devices post-Android 9 Pie update. The owners also said that their smartphones suddenly started behaving weirdly and responded in a very sluggish manner. Nokia 6.1 Plus, Nokia 5.1 Plus Smartphones Launched in India; Online Sale on August 30 at Flipkart & Official Website.
My Pixel 2 XL is devastatingly and embarrassingly laggy, both on Oreo and P DP. It's been like that for months, and I hate using it.
The only reason I'm sticking with it is the camera.
— Artem Russakovskii (@ArtemR) July 31, 2018
Moreover, two well-known Android users - Artem Russakovskii and Marques Brownlee also highlighted the strange sluggishness experience giving performance issue, which the devices difficult to use. However, the two well-known Android users are not only the ones facing the problem. Several other owners are also facing this issue. According to the market reports, Google seems to have narrowed down the possible cause for the lag into three critical issues. Oppo F9, Oppo F9 Pro Smartphones Launched in India at Rs 19,990 & Rs 23990.
Still no info from Google regarding the Pixel 2 XL lag. Here's a statement I was provided so far:
"We have teams who constantly manage and monitor performance on our devices and our data indicates this is not a widespread issue. Getting bug reports is a normal part of our..."
— Artem Russakovskii (@ArtemR) August 20, 2018
Stephen Hall from 9to5Google stated that one of the three issues would require complete hardware replacement whereas the remaining two problems could be fixed without any alternative on the hardware aspect. However, it is still not clear how widespread the sudden sluggishness could be.
If you are still experiencing this sudden lag on your Pixel 2XL devices, it is better to reach out to the company and let them fix it for you. Currently, Google is determining the main reason for the issue, and if you fall under Google's replacement category, you could get a brand new model without paying any additional money. Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Flagship Smartphone to Be Launched in India Tomorrow; Price, Features, Specifications & Availability.
Google will be unveiling a new range of Pixel devices in October, which could be branded as Pixel 3 and Pixel 3XL. These devices will sport a modern design with a notched display, as seen in the leaked images. The smartphone will also be packed with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 SoC chipset and much more.