Google Pixel 6 Pro has a disturbing signal issue

Google Pixel 6 Pro

Google Pixel 6 Pro has been dealing with a couple of bugs over the past few weeks. The latest of these bugs is the incessant disappearance of signals from this device. Today, a user took to Reddit to express his dissatisfaction with the issue. This is not a standalone issue as over 100 users on the Google Community have also reported this issue. To make matters worse, the signal loss problem of Google Pixel 6 Pro not only occurs in the United States. This issue is also present in other parts of the world like Canada.

Google Pixel 6 Pro

According to reports, during use, the phone will have no signal. It will take a few minutes to connect to the Internet. However, users can temporarily alleviate after restarting the smartphone but this is not a permanent solution. Although Google provides a replacement service, getting a new unit still will not solve this issue.

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According to Android Police, this issue seems to have a link with the Samsung Exynos 5123b baseband on the Google Pixel 6 Pro. A previous agency test found that the Galaxy S21, which uses the Qualcomm Snapdragon X60 baseband, has better signal performance in 5G than the Google Pixel 6 series. In addition, the Google Pixel 6 Pro is the first time that Google has used Samsung’s baseband in its flagship.

Google Pixel 6 Pro specifications

  • 6.7-inch (3120 x 1440 pixels) curved pOLED LTPO display with 10Hz-120Hz adaptive refresh rate, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection
  • Google Tensor processor (2x 2.80GHz Cortex-X1 + 2 x 2.25GHz Cortex-A76 + 4 x 1.80GHz Cortex-A55) with 848MHz Mali-G78 MP20 GPU, Titan M2 security chip
  • 12GB LPDDR5 RAM, 128GB / 256GB / 512GB UFS 3.1 storage
  • Android 12
  • Dual SIM (nano + eSIM)
  • 50MP rear camera with Samsung GN1 sensor, f/1.85 aperture, 12MP Ultra-wide camera with Sony IMX386 sensor, f/2.2 aperture, 48MP telephoto camera with Sony IMX586 sensor, ƒ/3.5 aperture, 4X optical zoom, 4K video recording at up to 60fps
  • 11MP front camera with Sony IMX663 sensor, ƒ/2.2 aperture, 94° field-of-view, 4K video recording at up to 60fps
  • In-display fingerprint scanner
  • Dimensions: 163.9×75.9×8.9 mm; Weight: 210g
  • Dust and Water-resistant (IP68)
  • USB Type-C audio, Stereo speakers, 3 microphones
  • 5G SA/NA, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6E 802.11ax  (2.4/5 GHz), Bluetooth 5.2 LE, ultra-wideband (UWB), GPS, USB Type C 3.1 (1st Gen), NFC
  • 5000mAh battery with 30W wired fast charging, 23W wireless charging
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Hopefully, this issue is something that the company can fix with a simple update. As of now, there is no official response from Google regarding the issue. Considering the widespread reports, the company will respond soon.

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