Known problems and issues with Google Pixel phones

Pixelissues.com list all the Google Pixel problems known as of today.

Google phones problems in a nutshell:

Pixel 6 (2021)

  • Not yet released

Pixel 5a (2021)

  • Pixel 5a overheating issue when filming in 4K

Pixel 5 (2020)

  • Pixel 5 gap between screen and frame
  • Pixel 5 system volume issue
  • Pixel 5 permanent mark from Pixel stand wireless charging
  • Pixel 5 battery stuck while charging
  • Pixel 5 battery drain
  • Pixel 5 poor quality sound (saturated)
  • Pixel 5 overheating issue

Pixel 4a 5g (2020)

  • Pixel 4a 5G overheating issue
  • Pixel 4a 5G touch issue
  • Pixel 4a 5G top speaker crackling issue

Pixel 4a (2020)

Sources: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JA_ldjdbA6Q

Pixel 4 (2019)

  • Face unlock eyes closed
  • Battery life
  • “OK Google” not working
  • Wired headphone not working
  • Display issues
  • Microphone issues
  • Sensors stopped working

Pixel 3a (2019)

  • Fingerprint issues
  • Ringtones not working
  • Wi-Fi problems
  • Random shutdown / reboot

Pixel 3 (2018)

  • Camera problem
  • Battery drain
  • Microphone not working
  • XL: imbalanced speakers
  • XL: random notch displaying
  • Overheating
  • Messages loss

Pixel 2 (2017)

  • Screen issues “Burn-in”
  • OLED “Black smear”
  • Whistling and clicking sounds

Pixel (2016)

  • Rear camera flare
  • Failing microphones
  • Bluetooth issues
  • Connectivity problems
  • Bubbles under screen
  • Random freezes
  • Unexpected shutdown

Class action: YES

Nexus 6P (2015)

  • Bootloop
  • Battery drain
  • Auto rotate not working
  • Poor call quality
  • Wi-Fi, Bluetooth issues

Class action: YES

Nexus 5X (2015)

  • No SIM detected
  • Sensor Calibration
  • Camera issues
  • Screen not waking after calls
  • Performance issues
  • Connectivity issues

Nexus 6 (2014)

  • Random rebooting
  • Bluetooth connectivity
  • Abnormal battery drain
  • Slow charging
  • Screen brightness outside
  • Cloud print errors
  • Dark front camera

Nexus 5 (2013)

  • Android update problems
  • Battery drain
  • Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Data problems
  • Stability issues
  • Charging issues
  • Marshmallow lags
  • Overheating issues

sources: https://www.nextpit.com/nexus-5-fix-common-problems

Nexus 4 (2012)

Galaxy Nexus (2011)

Nexus S (2010)

Nexus One (2010)