Pixel Product Liability Litigation

Girard Sharp has filed a consumer class action lawsuit seeking relief for owners of Google Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones. The lawsuit alleges that a defect in these Google phones causes their microphones to fail. Individuals potentially affected include all individuals in the United States who purchased a Google Pixel or Pixel XL smartphone, other than for resale, between October 4, 2016, and the present. You can read a copy of the lawsuit here.

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If you own a Google Pixel or Pixel XL, our class action lawsuit may affect you. Get a free consultation with a consumer protection lawyer.

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Microphone Defect Affecting Pixel Phones

When the Pixel microphone fails, people can’t use the phones for their most basic purpose—phone calls. Pixel users have also been unable to dictate texts, record audio, search the web with voice command, and use the advertised Google Assistant feature. Many owners of the Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL phones have lodged complaints about these defects on Google Forums, social networks, and other websites.

In March 2017, Google reported that the microphone problems are caused by “a hairline crack in the solder connection on the audio codec” and a “faulty microphone.”

Our Experience and Past Successes

Our lawyers have successfully represented consumers in a variety of defective product cases against some of the largest tech companies in the world, including Apple, Google, Yahoo, and Motorola.

Girard Sharp has earned Tier 1 rankings for Mass Tort and Class Action Litigation and has been named to the U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list for four consecutive years since 2013. Read about some of our results.

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