The new Google Pixel 2 comes with Quick Connect feature that allows you to show content for their device when connected to devices. It works with protocols like Wi-Fi Direct and Miracast. Most users of the Google Pixel 2 don’t really know about this feature and I’ll explain below the function of Google Quick Connect and how to use it on your Google Pixel 2.
Where Can I Locate Google Quick Connect?
The Google Quick Connect is almost everywhere on your Google Pixel 2. The easiest way to find it to pull down the notification bar. You can also locate the Google Quick Connect feature by accessing your quick settings section and clicking on “edit.” The Quick Connect feature is also present in the share menu list when sharing media files like photos, video or audio.
What is the Use of Google Quick Connect?
This feature can be used as an app to connect your Google Pixel 2 to other devices using Wi-Fi. The Quick Settings feature works with several protocols including Wifi Direct and Miracast. These will make it possible to display photos, video or audio.
One popular way of using Quick Connect on the Pixel 2 is to connect to several devices that supports Wi-Fi. Examples include the Xbox One, Chromecast, smart TVs and others.