Hidden Android code points to a new Google Pixel 7 upgrade

The Google Pixel 7 got its first reveal back at Google IO in May, but we don’t know everything about this upcoming flagship phone yet. Now, newly discovered references in Android debug documentation give us another hint at what’s coming.

As reported by Android Police (opens in new tab)the documentation includes a mention of a Hall effect sensor: that is a sensor that can detect the presence of a magnet, usually deployed to tell a phone when a case is closed over it.