Google Pixel, Nexus battery app updated to show more accurate estimate

Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

Little touches like swiping down on the fingerprint sensor to bring down your notifications and squeezing your phone to prompt the Google Assistant are awesome, and the latest update to both the Pixel and Pixel 2 now allows you to get much more personalized battery stats.

Google also discussed how the preliminary battery estimate was established on easy postulations.

"If you are a Pixel user you must have noticed that the smartphones" battery life predictions haven't been the most accurate. I hope you will find this feature as helpful as I have; I can now appreciate my favorite fluffy creatures and still know whether my phone will last through dinner with friends,"the company further wrote".

However, with "Smart Battery" Google has introduced a new on-device model that learns your personal habits in order to provide you with personalized battery estimates.

The Google Pixel smartphones have received positive reviews in many aspects but there is one major problem that many users face. For instance, if a user consumes five percent of the phone's battery per hour for the first five hours, then the phone would automatically assume that the user will now continue to use the same five percent for subsequent hour till the battery runs out.

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That changes now, with the introduction of a new on-device model, which the company says evaluates how you use your phones battery over time. In a nutshell, the Smart Battery feature takes into account the variations in the usage patterns and thus predicts the remaining battery life.

Pixel customers can perceive the new battery forecasts via Settings Battery, which will now demonstrate personalized battery valuation.

Google recently detailed a new process that it implemented to predict the battery life of Pixel phones with the help of deep learning technology.

Around a month back Google launched its battery management application called Device Health Service to see the Google Play Store.

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