Google’s At a Glance widget for Pixel 6 series is on the cusp of a big update

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It has become almost a custom for Google to introduce several exclusive features every time it announces a new Pixel smartphone. This year, for example, we saw the company revamp the popular At a Glance option with a number of new feature additions, some of which are already live on the Pixel 6 series. Now, it looks like there are more features on the way.

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usually trustworthy people 9to5google Recently, the APK teardown of the beta version of the Android System Intelligence app for the Pixel 6 series has been done. After closely examining the various lines of code within the APK, they were able to conclude that Google intends to enhance the feature at a glance with several new capabilities soon.

Pixel 6 quick access option.
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Possible additions at a glance include a new At A Store option that displays your shopping list and Google Play reward cards. Interestingly, this only happens if the phone detects that you are inside a supported store. There’s also a doorbell option, which will let you quickly check who’s at the door once your doorbell rings. Google is also likely to include a Connected Devices feature that will let you continuously monitor the connection status and battery information of all connected Bluetooth devices in one place.

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For fitness enthusiasts who can’t be bothered to open their fitness app every time they want to take a quick look at their stats, the upcoming Fitness at a Glance feature provides all the information you need on the essential at a glance widget. will display. One feature we particularly like is simply called Flashlight, and its sole purpose is to remind you that your flashlight is on.

While Google originally intended to launch all the features at a glance with the Pixel 6 series back in October, we now know that things didn’t go exactly as planned. This could mainly be because the app itself was not fully built and full of bugs. It is also unclear whether the updated At a Glance feature will be officially included in the older Pixel devices of the Pixel 5 and Pixel 4 series.

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