We are currently living in an age when our smartphones and cameras are getting the first memories. Whether it’s consuming the opulence of a family dinner before our stomachs eat, or catching breathtaking scenery before we stop and stare, what our portable cameras capture is what follows us down memory lane.
But even the most casual photographer knows that not every moment can be captured perfectly. There’s always someone or something that gets in the frame, or one person in a neon shirt that catches the eye. Google’s Tensor-powered smartphones, and Pixel 6 And the Pixel 7 seriesit can fix such issues – and it doesn’t require time travel.
By utilizing the company’s dedicated System on a Chip (SoC), tensorEach of the Pixel 6 and 7 models has a Magic Eraser feature that you can use to magically erase any unwanted targets in a photo. I will say that the feature doesn’t work 100% of the time and may leave editing traces if you press on it hard enough, but how simple the tool is to use it gives it the potential to replace Photoshop: Magic Eraser may be your saving grace to an imperfect image. Below is an explanation of how to use the Pixel feature.
How to use Magic Eraser on Google Pixel
Before we get into the nitty-gritty, let’s make sure that your Google Pixel supports Magic Eraser functionality. Here is a list of all compatible devices:
- Google Pixel 6
- Google Pixel 6 Pro
- Google Pixel 6a
- Google Pixel 7
- Google Pixel 7 Pro
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