Some Google Photos features are locked for paid use by Google One? Google clarified

In addition to expanding the capacity of Google Drive and other apps, the Google One subscription offers a number of benefits. However,media found that after joining the program, some of Google Photos’ original features were changed to only be used for a fee. But in a subsequent statement, Google clarified that existing Google Photos app features were not affected, but were testing advanced features of the same name, and apologized for the misunderstanding.

With the release of the Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5, the Google Photos app ushered in a redesigned editor that was easier to use and more powerful, and introduced Pixel Series exclusive tools such as Portrait Light.

Some Google Photos features are locked for paid use by Google One? Google clarified

Themedia 9to5Google’s APK Insight team reverse-compiled the latest version of the Google Photos app and identified some “additional editing features” in the found text, although these features are limited to paid users of Google One subscriptions.

As revealed to XDA’s Mishaal Rahman, some Google Photos app users have discovered some unlock features, such as the premium Color Pop, after participating in a Google One subscription.

Some Google Photos features are locked for paid use by Google One? Google clarified

Some Google Photos features are locked for paid use by Google One? Google clarified

Color Pop already exists in the Google Photos app, but only for photos taken in portrait mode, which means that depth information is available, which is especially helpful for making the forethought of images popular. Premium Color Pop is also available for photos without depth information, and it may attempt to use machine learning to automatically distinguish between foreground and background.