Google recently launched its Pixel 6 series and the new smartphones come with various interesting camera features, including the Magic Eraser tool, which allows users to remove an object from an image.
Now, various users are reporting that an update to Google Photos removes the Magic Eraser tool from Pixel 6 devices, as per The Verge. The change is tied to Photos version 184.108.40.2069192963.
The Magic Eraser tool allows Google Pixel 6 users to remove unwanted objects or people from their photos. If you own a Pixel 6 device and have been affected by the change after downloading the update, you need not worry. Google has confirmed that it’s working on a fix, as per a report by The Verge. The search giant has acknowledged the removal of the feature and is working on a fix for the same.
The Magic Eraser feature was one of Google’s main selling points when it launched the Pixel 6 phones. The Pixel 6 comes with a 6.4-inch FHD+ AMOLED screen with support for up to 90Hz dynamic refresh rate and Gorilla Glass Victus. The smartphone is powered by the Tensor chipset with 8GB RAM 128GB/ 256GB UFS 3.1 storage. The phone is also equipped with a 4,614mAh battery that supports wireless and 30W fast charging. The Pixel 6 packs a dual rear camera setup with a primary 50MP sensor and a 12MP ultrawide lens.
The Pixel 6 Pro on the other hand, packs a 6.7-inch QHD+ AMOLED screen with support for up to 120Hz dynamic refresh rate. It is powered by the new Tensor chip with up 12GB RAM and 128GB/ 256GB /512GB UFS 3.1 storage. The phone also gets a larger 5,003mAh battery with wireless and 30W fast charging support. The Pixel 6 Pro packs a triple rear camera setup with a 50MP main camera sensor, a 12MP ultrawide lens, and a third 48MP telephoto lens.