Pixel phones can automatically record and upload videos to the cloud in emergency situations

The personal safety app on Pixel phones has just received a new update that allows you to record and upload videos in emergency situations. 

Applying Personal safety of mobile Google Pixel is getting an update with the ability to activate functions amid an emergency .

This new feature of the Google Pixel allows you to automatically record videos and upload them to the cloud during a crisis situation.

The new Emergency SOS function  can be activated by pressing the power button five times. The device will then start capturing video for up to 45 minutes as long as there is enough storage.

Emergency SOS

Once the recording has stopped, the file will be uploaded autonomously and backed up to your Google account , as long as your Pixel phone has an internet connection.

Also, you can share a link to download the video with a designated list of emergency contacts . 

Emergency SOS mode can also call local police, sound an alarm, or share location with your emergency contacts.