If you've got your hands on the latest Google Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL, there are a lot of new additions that you're yet not familiar with. While the new handset boasts some forward-facing additions like the Motion Sense technology and the 90Hz display, there are several other that are not readily available in the Settings. Yes, we're talking about Android's hidden "Developer Options". We previously covered how users can enable Developer Options on the OnePlus 7 Pro and if you are not familiar with the mechanism, we're going to show you how you can enable Developer Options in Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL.
Enable Developer Options On Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL - Step by Step Instructions
The Developer Options in Android 10 are richer than ever with more controls over how the operating system works. On the Google Pixel 4, you can tweak the 90Hz refresh rate, force dark mode and much more. So let's dive in to see how you can enable Developer Options on Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL.
1. Open the Settings app.
2. Navigate to About Phone.
3. Scroll down to the bottom and tap on the Build Number 7 times in quick successions.
4. You will be asked to put in your PIN code.
5. Once you do that, you will get a message that "You are now a developer!"
That's all there is to it. The process is fairly simple and holds controls beyond the stock settings. If you have successfully enabled developer options on Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL, you can access it through the Settings. Here's how:
1. Open Settings.
2. Tap on System.
3. Tap on Advanced which will expand more options and one of these will be Developer Options.
You will find several new additions in Android 10 and the list of options also varies from phone to phone. Nonetheless, there are some pretty useful ones included as standard, so be sure to check them out.
That's all there is to it, folks. This is the easiest way how you can enable Developer Options on Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 as well. You can check out the screenshots for more details. If you're not a fan, you can always disable the feature by toggling it off as shown above.
What your favorite feature on Pixel 4? How often do you use Motion Sense on your device? Let us know your thoughts in the comments.