Turn your Pixel phone on & off
You can turn your phone on and off with the top button on the right side. See where your Power button is located on your phone.
- To turn on your phone when it's powered off, press and hold the Power button for a few seconds.
- To power off your phone when it's turned on, press and hold the Power button for a few seconds. Then, on your screen, tap Power off .
Tip: Before you turn on your phone, charge it. Learn how to charge.
To turn your screen on and off while your phone's turned on, press the Power button once.
Tip: On Pixel 3a, 3, and 2, you can see the time and some other info even when your screen is off. Learn how to turn "Always on" off or back on.
- Press your phone's power button. On the screen, tap Restart .
- If you don't see "Restart," press your phone's power button for about 30 seconds, until your phone restarts.