However, the company did note that during the investigation it found that unrelated issues had a negative impact on performance. The company said it is rolling out software updates to address these issues and make users' Pixel devices even better. Complaints about the Digital Wellbeing app have been going on for weeks. The software is in the userMobile phoneRun in the background, record the length of time they use certain applications, and allow users to set timers to limit usage.
Some Pixe series smartphones, especially Pixel 3 users, said that turning off the software would cause a so-called "day and night" difference in the performance of the phone. Others are more ambiguous, saying that these changes are not obvious. If you have a Pixel series phone, you can test the difference yourself by going to the Settings menu > "Digital Wellbeing" > click on the three-point icon in the top right corner and select "Turn off usage rights".