The iPhone is getting the Google Pixel’s Magic Eraser characteristic

Google is bringing one of many Pixel’s finest options to the iPhone, however at a price.


Google has introduced that it’s bringing one of many Pixel’s best possible options to the iPhone, but it surely will not be doing it totally free.

Google has lengthy made a giant deal concerning the Magic Eraser characteristic that permits Pixel cellphone homeowners to simply take away individuals and objects from images. Now, it is confirmed that the identical characteristic is coming to the iPhone through the Google Images app.


“It’s irritating while you assume you’ve gotten the proper shot, solely to find distractions within the background,’ Google stated through a submit to the Google Images weblog. Magic Eraser detects distractions in your images, like photobombers or energy strains, so you’ll be able to take away them in only a few faucets.”

There may be, nonetheless, a catch. Whereas Pixel homeowners get the Magic Eraser characteristic totally free, these utilizing an iPhone should pay to make use of it. They’re going to have to be Google One subscribers, to be particular, with costs ranging from £1.59/$1.99 per thirty days. There are additionally far more pricey plans that get you as much as 30TB of storage, too.

Google One subscribers do get different options as properly, together with entry to a VPN characteristic that might turn out to be useful. However should you’re simply trying to make use of Magic Eraser, the value may very well be just a little steep.

There are different tweaks introduced at present, too. These embrace a brand new HDR video impact that enhances the brightness and distinction. Google additionally says that it has added new collage editor designs as properly.

The brand new options are after all additionally out there to Pixel customers, as is a free procuring provide for print orders.

Those that need to take Magic Eraser for a spin will want to ensure they’re utilizing the up to date model of the Google Images app in addition to join Google One, after all. There is a free trial if you wish to take it for a spin, however that’ll solely kick in sooner or later in “early March,” Google says.