The Pixel 3 XL was buggy for me :(

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Comments • 4 962

  • red eye gaming
    red eye gaming 21 hour ago

    Your being a pimp linus

  • red eye gaming
    red eye gaming 21 hour ago

    I hate gestures on any phone including pixel phone

  • TRT Jolin
    TRT Jolin 3 days ago

    one ui in combination with oreo style pixel launcher is the best experience

  • TRT Jolin
    TRT Jolin 3 days ago

    googles garbagio hate what there doing with the launcher too there just a straight up android version of apple

  • Jon Biddell
    Jon Biddell 6 days ago

    My biggest hatred of the US is the bottom icons and search bar can't be moved. I want to get rid of the search bar and the date/time or move it and Google's answer is to use a 3rd party launcher

  • Sankalp Bansal
    Sankalp Bansal 7 days ago +1

    ok google, Are you listening?

  • Scorebat
    Scorebat 8 days ago

    Every video makes others just consider getting a Samsung more and more...

  • Sudip Anand
    Sudip Anand 9 days ago

    Nah, just bought Xiaomi's redmi note 7 awesome with Gcam mod, display - FHD+ resolution fuck yeah, battery - 7 to 8 hrs screen on time, User interface - android pie with MIUI, before i hated MIUI but now I think it's one of the best UI after OnePlus's Oxygen OS. What more do i need!!

  • Aditya A
    Aditya A 10 days ago

    Watching this on a Nexus 6P with Pixel Experience

  • YRN Juvy
    YRN Juvy 11 days ago

    Google is just following apple

  • Kaushal Vaghela
    Kaushal Vaghela 11 days ago +1

    6:57 they need to fix this. it's annoying.

  • Temmie gaming and memes

    I don't like my pixel 1 the battery is small and it has no expannable storage that was not a good idea with a 32gb phone

  • Allen
    Allen 12 days ago

    bro i am having that same not able to log in to gmail account issue EVEN ON MY FLIPPING SAMSUNG GALAXY S3

  • Jason Lee
    Jason Lee 15 days ago

    This is so sad

  • Rial Mondal
    Rial Mondal 17 days ago

    Call screening alone is worth it. I have it on my 2016 Pixel and I wouldn't give it up for anything, it's a godsend.

  • Toxicgas Eluchie
    Toxicgas Eluchie 17 days ago +3

    Apple : I have the ugliest notch
    Google : hold my beer 🍺

  • John Doe
    John Doe 18 days ago

    @3:11 😂😂😂😭

  • Vinny L
    Vinny L 18 days ago


  • Dr Big
    Dr Big 18 days ago


  • Tikko
    Tikko 19 days ago

    that's why you buy iPhone

    • Matthew Bitter
      Matthew Bitter 19 days ago

      Nah. stock android is just overrated. oxygen os and one ui is wayy better.

  • Voltage
    Voltage 21 day ago

    Your kids are so cute!

  • CorporalHobnob
    CorporalHobnob 24 days ago

    Well they fixed all the issues now.

    PNAKOAO 26 days ago +2

    I'm sorry linus, but the correct layout is Back, Home and Recent Apps. Samsung's layout has probably fucked your shit, but I don't mind Google forcing people with the CORRECT layout

    • Petr Barbořák
      Petr Barbořák 18 days ago

      "correct layout"
      So back, home and nothing from left to right is the correct one?
      *laughs in gestures*

  • Trabant P601
    Trabant P601 Month ago

    Though I’m not one to talk with the iPhone X
    But that notch is ugly af

  • David Hodgin
    David Hodgin Month ago

    can we please get headphone jack

  • Sanath Vijairaghavan

    Guess samsung got software better with its s10 than the pixel

  • jsakul
    jsakul Month ago

    I sm enjoying my pixel3.

  • Schinsky
    Schinsky Month ago

    I just recently had a talk under google fans where we all agree that they finally change the default volume setting to media instead of ringtone. FINALLY! Why would I need to constantly change my ringtone volume? I either need it loud or silent, why would I need it semi-silent or semi-loud?

  • Superbe It
    Superbe It Month ago

    6:59 i feel u

  • Alex Unruh
    Alex Unruh Month ago

    you can swipe the space bar.... Ive had a pixel 2 since like launch and i wish i wouldve know that gboard could do that since oreos release

  • Zachary Sturgeon
    Zachary Sturgeon Month ago

    Dude the volume rocker being set to media by default is awesome. People don't want it set to ring volume. Hell, most people don't even use their phone as a phone anymore.

  • TheFriendlyHacker
    TheFriendlyHacker Month ago

    Apple also allows 3rd-party password manager with TouchID, for phones that don't have FaceID. Confirmed on my iPhone 6s.

  • C L
    C L Month ago

    Oh man, i miss this Dragon ;-)

  • Bones
    Bones Month ago +1

    When your phone has to bitch at you to take out the garbage, don't blame the phone. Welcome to 2019. Remind me to poop. I might forget. O0ps.

  • Jaylan Argo
    Jaylan Argo Month ago

    The crap
    I never knew the spacebar was a slider for GBoard, would have been helpful to know when I installed it lol

  • Gamer_Boiii 77
    Gamer_Boiii 77 Month ago +1

    They call it stock android experience

    • Gamer_Boiii 77
      Gamer_Boiii 77 Month ago

      LevyTaxes Stfu fandroid... Have you ever used IOS 12?

    • LevyTaxes
      LevyTaxes Month ago

      Even stock Android experience is better than any iPhone experience. :)

  • mrk107
    mrk107 Month ago

    Poohgle 3

  • Crescent Moon
    Crescent Moon Month ago

    Phone number at 8:50 is 778-580-4001

  • Wesley6925
    Wesley6925 Month ago

    Say it louder

  • Chris Li
    Chris Li 2 months ago

    that notch is bigger than a full eclipse

  • Jesse Ling
    Jesse Ling 2 months ago

    For the greater good of the many some few must volunteer for hardship.

  • Ezra
    Ezra 2 months ago

    6:40 who tf actually changes ringtone volume, just swipe and select silence/vibrate

  • Bregor Forgett
    Bregor Forgett 2 months ago

    omg i didn't know you could swipe the space bar to move the cursor with gboard. that changes everything.

  • Nathan Reeves
    Nathan Reeves 2 months ago

    Have these problems been fixed yet, or are we gonna have wait until the fourth generation to see these fixed?

  • InfernalP4nda
    InfernalP4nda 2 months ago

    2:45 this happens to me but only when I'm on a call on discord, duo or hangouts

  • Peter Merino
    Peter Merino 2 months ago

    I love when he beefs with apple lol he’s just like man fuck those guys I hate them so much

  • Eric Green
    Eric Green 2 months ago

    This review is actually quite honest, no holding back but given how Google fucked up the Pixel 3, there is no way I am getting one of their phones this year. Maybe next time, for now I will stick with Samsung and iPhone.

  • kanata2323
    kanata2323 2 months ago +1

    Dang.... And I thought the Find X review was savage. I love my Find X :-)

  • Jonas Friese
    Jonas Friese 2 months ago

    11: 50 youve proably got Hdr + enhanced on. The regiular Hdr+is pretty much the same with shorter shutter speeds

  • Powerblading
    Powerblading 2 months ago

    I like that your default volume buttons are for media as you can turn down your volume in class if you play video by mistake, a ringtone is not as bad, I keep my phone on vibrate always.

  • Sounds Like Hoopla
    Sounds Like Hoopla 2 months ago

    The Pixel 3 XL is just so fucking ugly with that notch....

  • Arabelle W.
    Arabelle W. 2 months ago

    headphone jack just kidding

  • BleakVision
    BleakVision 2 months ago

    Lol those corners next to the notch look like Mickey Mouse ears.

  • ryandontlikeyou
    ryandontlikeyou 2 months ago

    imagine having internet good enough to render this in 2160 4k

    • Nolan
      Nolan 2 months ago

      I live in rural area in America with a 100mbps connection, more than enough for 4k.

  • Garrett Miller
    Garrett Miller 2 months ago

    If you look close enough, the LTT logo on his sweater looks like a Swastika

  • Dani Malik
    Dani Malik 2 months ago

    Finally a video where someone's talking about the bugs. Otherwise it's just 'The camera this the camera that'. 👍

  • Daniel Torres
    Daniel Torres 2 months ago

    I love Linus and everything, his reviews literally covers all that others don't but I think he should come out with a phone of his. He points out everyone mistakes and can definitely work with coming out a consumer successful phone. Could take some time but would be worth it.

  • Vu Tran
    Vu Tran 2 months ago

    Bought mine Black Friday love it . I was hoping RAZER phone 2 had a deal but it only have RAZER 1 so went with pixel 3xl only biggest issue I have is that stupid Google search bar at the bottom I can't remove unless I do 3rd party stuff. I have Google accessibility on bottom right so it's not empty.
    Suprised Linus didn't talk about the amazing night shot future on the camera, which is one biggest thing on this phone.

  • Kamal Sangam
    Kamal Sangam 3 months ago

    Damn that notch is longer than my peen dog!

  • HashySlash
    HashySlash 3 months ago

    That oof at 11:04.
    I used to work for Best Buy and this is sad but true. They act like they know tech, reality, they don't.

  • ReoDJ
    ReoDJ 3 months ago

    All those problems can be fixed if you using Sammy phone.

  • helloworlders
    helloworlders 3 months ago

    just download oreo lol

  • Siam Al Shamim
    Siam Al Shamim 3 months ago

    Truly the best & honest review of this crappy phone i've ever seen. other youtubers are just saying woahh its camera is good but except camera even pocophone is better than this by software and hardware while there is more ram .

    TUTANKHERUS 3 months ago

    I agree 💯 with this video. Androids is the best

  • Leo J
    Leo J 3 months ago

    Why do you have internet explorer pinned to the task bar at 0:49

  • Dave Roberts
    Dave Roberts 3 months ago

    If this wasn't a veiled commercial for Apple, call me Pinocchio!

  • CoolKiffings
    CoolKiffings 3 months ago

    Whats the biggest problem of lastpass under Android P? Is it possible to autofill with the fingerprint reader? I'm thinking of switching from my iPhone to the Pixel

  • alex binger
    alex binger 3 months ago

    YA FUCK THE VOLUME THING. i also miss when i could scan through a song's timline from the lockscreen. rip, why WHY, years later i still hate it

  • alex binger
    alex binger 3 months ago

    someone send this to google!

  • Jake Frazier
    Jake Frazier 3 months ago

    Use two fingers when opening your notification drawer. This will pull it all the way down and allow you to click the settings

  • Stephen Waterman
    Stephen Waterman 3 months ago +4

    My Voicemail has been full for the past 4 years and I LOVE IT!!!

  • Boris Yanakiev
    Boris Yanakiev 3 months ago

    oh my god i want that ltt hoodie so much

  • KidRiver
    KidRiver 3 months ago

    Mine just died on me for no apparent reason. Never dropped, and lived in the case from day one. The worst part is, to make a warranty claim you need a another phone. Thanks Google, let me use my broken phone to start a claim that my phone is broken. Oh wait, I cant.

  • ♕TyonorShapz C7TJFVB7-CAZ [★Your No.1 Instrumentalz/Rap Archive]

    got the note 3 with the Resurrection Remix Rom on 8.1.0 Oreo, runs like a champ, no need for a overpriced pixen when its really the software that makes this phone so good ;)

  • Jimbo Noneya
    Jimbo Noneya 3 months ago

    RIP Google Phones...

  • GodKing804
    GodKing804 3 months ago

    MFW Samsung pulls off Pie better

  • Flynn Barrett
    Flynn Barrett 3 months ago

    Ahh i love watching Linus complaining about stuff

  • HighGuy
    HighGuy 3 months ago

    So the problems with Android 9 are all gone with my Pixel 1 software updates were okay for it

  • Sam Sam
    Sam Sam 3 months ago +2

    This is too picky in my opinion, I can fully justify some of the decisions Google made in this phone including the volume rocker mute function.

  • Ddd Bbb
    Ddd Bbb 3 months ago

    Buggy or luffy

  • Kenwood Zeu
    Kenwood Zeu 3 months ago

    I switch to Google Pixel 3 from iPhone X....Now i regretted. :(

  • Ed Smith
    Ed Smith 3 months ago

    I had no idea you could use the spacebar in gboard to navigate text. Thank you, Linus.

  • Seth Thompson
    Seth Thompson 3 months ago

    I have the same exact phone and I don't have any of those problems so stop being a know it all.

  • Tay Choon Huat Chester
    Tay Choon Huat Chester 3 months ago

    Dear @mkbhd @unboxtherapy
    This is what we call real review, not the commercial crap you done on your RU-clip channel.
    Shame on you for trading your channel credibility for advertising for Google

  • idk tho
    idk tho 3 months ago

    I guess it all really just *spins* back to fidget spinners

  • Raul M
    Raul M 3 months ago

    you are going to hard on the assistant it's an AI if you tell it to remind you of IT its obviously not gonna read your mind and tell you what you were thinking off

  • Christian Akkari
    Christian Akkari 3 months ago

    Changing media volume instead of ringtone as default is the only thing I don't agree here with, I love the fact that I can change my media volume when nothing is playing because that is the most I use the volume rocker for, I seldom change the ringtone volume instead opting to mute it altogether.

  • RoXasNikeman
    RoXasNikeman 3 months ago

    Just watched this video on OnePlus 5t and learned about the space button thing! So cool

  • AmirInUniverse -
    AmirInUniverse - 3 months ago +1

    Siri ain’t lookin so bad now is she? 😂

  • Outlaws for life
    Outlaws for life 3 months ago +1

    Samsung,they the only one,the rest of us.

  • Stephen Dauncey
    Stephen Dauncey 3 months ago

    Google is run by the politically left isn't it!!!? It doesn't work, people!

  • Jaafar Al Hayki
    Jaafar Al Hayki 3 months ago

    Change the launcher + use fluid

  • Viktor Jones
    Viktor Jones 3 months ago

    MIUI solves all this shit. I use a redmi phone with CPL launcher and the system behaves a lot better than android one with thag setup

  • TrippenTristan
    TrippenTristan 3 months ago

    Honestly some of your complaints don't seem very reasonable but i'm sorry you had a bad experience

  • TechNotesStuff
    TechNotesStuff 3 months ago

    6:34 That feature was in demand by slot of people. That's why it's now default. But it would be nice to disable that for people that don't like it .

  • ryuuseiSoul
    ryuuseiSoul 3 months ago

    As a slightly regretful Pixel 1 owner, I'm so glad to finally see a critical review of something in the Pixel line. Their phones aren't amazing. There's nothing to stand out from the crowd. It's just "fine," like you said. The price is totally unjustified. One could argue that Google's software is better, but you covered those points well. Even Samsung has caught up on the laggy firmware and uncustomizable UI problems.

  • Karl Parker
    Karl Parker 3 months ago

    Hi, UK user here:
    1:57 Due to GDPR, any personal information cannot be accessed without secure authentication from the User, for example PIN Code or Fingerprint Scanner. Voice identity verification cannot be used in this instance.
    I hope this helps.

  • Moviez17
    Moviez17 3 months ago

    Trust, I spend loads of money on phones. Had the original pixel phone, worst decision EVER....

  • InternetPhilia
    InternetPhilia 3 months ago

    Google should replace the recent apps gesture to long tapping the home button, just like on old iPhones. That's so much more practical.
    Edit: Also, dragging the button up should open the app drawer and double tapping should open google assistant. *IT'S THAT SIMPLE GOOGLE!*

  • Robinson Joe
    Robinson Joe 3 months ago

    Desktop clutter drives me nuts.