Get the most
out of Google Pixel.

Meet your Google Assistant

Ask it questions. Tell it to do things. It's your own personal Google, always ready to help.1


  1. To start, just say “Ok Google”, touch and hold the Home button, or squeeze your phone2.”
  2. Ask your assistant for help finding a dinner spot: Say “Ok Google, where can I find pizza nearby?”
  3. Then tell it to get you there: Say, “Ok Google, take me to the second place.”

Portrait mode2

Shoot beautiful portraits like a pro.


  1. Open your Camera app
  2. At the top left, tap the menu icon, then “Portrait.”
  3. Start snapping.

Google Lens

Google Lens turns images into answers by recognizing text, landmarks and objects.3 Search Google and discover important info with a tap.


  1. Open a photo from Google Photos.
  2. Tap the Google Lens icon to search what you see.

Use Smart Storage so you never run out of space for your photos and videos

Just set it up once and say goodbye to those annoying “storage is full” warnings.1


  1. Open Settings.
  2. Select Storage.
  3. Make sure the slider next to “Smart Storage” is in the “on” position.

Make a video call with Duo

Google Duo brings you face-to-face with the people who matter most—across Android and iOS.1


  1. Open the Google Duo app.
  2. Select a contact who’s using Google Duo (or invite someone to use it).
  3. Tap to start a video call.

Load up on apps and entertainment

Download your favorite apps, music, movies, and more from the Google Play Store. If you haven’t already, add a form of payment. Don’t worry, you won’t be charged unless you buy something.1


  1. Open the Google Play Store app.
  2. If you don’t have a form of payment stored, select the three-bar menu in the top left corner, tap “Account,” and add a payment method. Select the arrow in the top left corner to go back, then tap the three-bar menu.
  3. Browse and download your favorite apps, music, movies, books, and more.

Customize your wallpaper

Make your phone uniquely yours.


  1. Touch and hold an empty area of your Home screen.
  2. Select a wallpaper.
  3. Watch your background change subtly with the time of day, local weather, your location, and more.

Contact Google Customer Care

We’re ready to help 24/7. Quickly find answers to common questions at or get support via chat or phone.


  1. Open Settings (gear icon).
  2. Under Support & tips, tap “phone” or “chat” to get in touch.