Switch to Pixel

Take it from #TeamPixel. Make the switch.
Pixel’s biggest fans told Google what they love about their phones.
Jesse on the camera
“Honestly, it’s pretty hard to take a bad picture with the Pixel.”
#TeamPixel
Michelle on Google apps
“It’s all here.
This. Is. It!”
#TeamPixel
Sheena on Real Tone
“I take a picture of me and it looks like me, glowing and all.”
#TeamPixel
Jesse on the camera
“Honestly, it’s pretty hard to take a bad picture with the Pixel.”
#TeamPixel
Michelle on Google apps
“It’s all here.
This. Is. It!”
#TeamPixel
Sheena on Real Tone
“I take a picture of me and it looks like me, glowing and all.”
#TeamPixel
Jesse on the camera
“Honestly, it’s pretty hard to take a bad picture with the Pixel.”
#TeamPixel
Michelle on Google apps
“It’s all here.
This. Is. It!”
#TeamPixel
Sheena on Real Tone
“I take a picture of me and it looks like me, glowing and all.”
#TeamPixel
Jesse on the camera
“Honestly, it’s pretty hard to take a bad picture with the Pixel.”
#TeamPixel
Michelle on Google apps
“It’s all here.
This. Is. It!”
#TeamPixel
Sheena on Real Tone
“I take a picture of me and it looks like me, glowing and all.”
#TeamPixel
Why switch to #TeamPixel
Switching is easy. All your stuff is just there.
Pick up right where you left off, from texts to photos.
When you switch to Pixel, you’ll keep your texts, contacts, music, photos, and more.
Plus, your apps are automatically installed for you.
When you set up your Pixel, it can automatically download and carry over your favorite apps from Google Play.
A hand holds a Pixel phone below floating icons for music, text messages, photos, phone contacts, and a camera
A hand holds a Pixel phone below floating icons for music, text messages, photos, phone contacts, and a camera
A Pixel phone screen says, "Choose what to copy" and shows the amount of storage available. It gives options to carry over apps, contacts and call history, photos and videos, MMS and SMS messages, and more
A Pixel phone screen says, "Choose what to copy" and shows the amount of storage available. It gives options to carry over apps, contacts and call history, photos and videos, MMS and SMS messages, and more
Pick up right where you left off, from texts to photos.
When you switch to Pixel, you’ll keep your texts, contacts, music, photos, and more.
Plus, your apps are automatically installed for you.
When you set up your Pixel, it can automatically download and carry over your favorite apps from Google Play.
Trade in your phone and save.Trade in your old phone for money back.
Trade in your phone and save.
Trade in your old phone for money back.
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Why switch to #TeamPixel
Your friends may get tired of hearing how good your battery is.
Pixel’s Adaptive Battery can last over 24 hours – and up to 72 hours when you turn on Extreme Battery Saver.
An adventurer on a mountain grins while they take a photo with their Pixel phone
An adventurer on a mountain grins while they take a photo with their Pixel phone
Pixel exclusives
Feels like a new phone every few months.
New feature drops you’ll actually use.
You’ll get regular, automatic software updates that send new features, tricks, and apps to your phone.
Pixel Tips make the switch even easier.
Get more out of your Pixel with tutorial-style info about new features.
A Pixel phone screen with Wi-Fi turned on and a notification that says, "Your Pixel just got better. Learn what's new with the Pixel camera, Google apps, and more"
A Pixel phone screen with Wi-Fi turned on and a notification that says, "Your Pixel just got better. Learn what's new with the Pixel camera, Google apps, and more"
Pixel Tip One: Pixel Operator. Make music from your videos. A collaboration between Google Pixel and Teenage Engineering.
Pixel Tip Two: Now Playing Favorites and Search. Save and remember your favorite tracks with Now Playing.
Pixel Tip Three: Bass slider. Easily adjust the bass strength level for your Pixel Buds.
Pixel Tip One: Pixel Operator. Make music from your videos. A collaboration between Google Pixel and Teenage Engineering.
Pixel Tip Two: Now Playing Favorites and Search. Save and remember your favorite tracks with Now Playing.
Pixel Tip Three: Bass slider. Easily adjust the bass strength level for your Pixel Buds.
New feature drops you’ll actually use.
You’ll get regular, automatic software updates that send new features, tricks, and apps to your phone.
Pixel Tips make the switch even easier.
Get more out of your Pixel with tutorial-style info about new features.
Pixel portfolio
A world of help. Built around you.
Pair your Pixel phone with Pixel earbuds and the Google Pixel Watch for more seamless help throughout your day.
Close-up of the Google Pixel Watch, Pixel earbuds, and the front and back of two Pixel phones
Close-up of the Google Pixel Watch, Pixel earbuds, and the front and back of two Pixel phones
Frequently asked questionsWhat can I transfer from my old phone to Pixel?

Texts, contacts, photos, and more will be carried over. Check the comprehensive list of what does and does not transfer during the switching process on the Pixel Phone Help page.

Where can I get extra help for switching?

The Pixel Help Center has helpful answers to Pixel FAQs, including a step-by-step onboarding guide. Need more help? Try out these next steps: Ask the #TeamPixel community to get answers from community experts. Or, if you still can’t find what you’re looking for, contact us. We'll help you get there.

Can I transfer my WhatsApp data when I switch to Pixel?

Yes! You can safely transfer all your chats from your WhatsApp account from iPhone and other Android phones to Pixel. Learn how to transfer from an iPhone to Pixel here and how to transfer from another Android to Pixel here.

What can I expect when switching to Android?

Android is the reason your GPS avoids traffic, your watch can text, and your Assistant can answer questions. It’s the operating system inside 2.5 billion active devices, including everything from 5G phones to stunning tablets. Learn more about Android here.

Do I need special cables to switch to Pixel?
Pixel phones use a USB-C port. You can transfer your old phone’s data to your new Pixel easily, using either a Wi-Fi connection or a cable (preferred for iPhone transfers). If you don’t have a USB-C cable but would still like to use a cable to transfer your data, your Pixel phone’s box will include a USB-A to USB-C Quick Switch adapter (which is compatible with iPhone cables).
I have my new Pixel. What’s next?
Get to know your Pixel phone with our helpful tutorials! Learn how to move your stuff over, personalize your settings, and explore Pixel features to get the most out of your new phone on Guidebooks.

Coming from iPhone? Check out helpful resources on how to actually transfer your data to Pixel here. Learn even more about switching from iPhone, including iCloud and iMessage transfers, here.

If you want to see all the steps before you get started, test out the full switching and setup process with the Pixel Phone Simulator.
What can I transfer from my old phone to Pixel?

Texts, contacts, photos, and more will be carried over. Check the comprehensive list of what does and does not transfer during the switching process on the Pixel Phone Help page.

Where can I get extra help for switching?

The Pixel Help Center has helpful answers to Pixel FAQs, including a step-by-step onboarding guide. Need more help? Try out these next steps: Ask the #TeamPixel community to get answers from community experts. Or, if you still can’t find what you’re looking for, contact us. We'll help you get there.

Can I transfer my WhatsApp data when I switch to Pixel?

Yes! You can safely transfer all your chats from your WhatsApp account from iPhone and other Android phones to Pixel. Learn how to transfer from an iPhone to Pixel here and how to transfer from another Android to Pixel here.

What can I expect when switching to Android?

Android is the reason your GPS avoids traffic, your watch can text, and your Assistant can answer questions. It’s the operating system inside 2.5 billion active devices, including everything from 5G phones to stunning tablets. Learn more about Android here.

Do I need special cables to switch to Pixel?
Pixel phones use a USB-C port. You can transfer your old phone’s data to your new Pixel easily, using either a Wi-Fi connection or a cable (preferred for iPhone transfers). If you don’t have a USB-C cable but would still like to use a cable to transfer your data, your Pixel phone’s box will include a USB-A to USB-C Quick Switch adapter (which is compatible with iPhone cables).
I have my new Pixel. What’s next?
Get to know your Pixel phone with our helpful tutorials! Learn how to move your stuff over, personalize your settings, and explore Pixel features to get the most out of your new phone on Guidebooks.

Coming from iPhone? Check out helpful resources on how to actually transfer your data to Pixel here. Learn even more about switching from iPhone, including iCloud and iMessage transfers, here.

If you want to see all the steps before you get started, test out the full switching and setup process with the Pixel Phone Simulator.
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Real Tone available only on Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro and later Pixel phones.
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Some third-party apps and data may not be transferred automatically. For more info, visit g.co/pixel/copydatahelp.
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Estimated battery life based on testing using a mix of talk, data, standby, and use of limited other features that are default in Extreme Battery Saver mode (which disables various features including 5G connectivity). Battery testing conducted on a major carrier network. Battery testing conducted in California in early 2022 on pre-production hardware and software using default settings, except that Extreme Battery Saver mode was enabled. Battery life depends upon many factors and usage of certain features will decrease battery life. Actual battery life may be lower.
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Requires Google Assistant registration.
Trade-in values vary based on eligibility, condition, year, and configuration of your trade-in device, and are subject to change upon inspection. Credit card refund only available if a Pixel phone is purchased on that card. Phone trade-in credit will be issued as a refund back on the credit card used for the phone purchase at Google Store or in the form of Store Credit if the purchased phone has already been returned. Refund is based on (and paid after) phone received matching the description provided at time of estimate and will be issued to form of payment used for order. Phones sent for trade-in must be received within 30 days of initiation of trade-in process, provided the purchased device has not been returned during that time. Additional trade-in and store credit terms are located here.