Google Pixel 6a was launched on Wednesday at Google I/O, the company’s annual developer conference. The smartphone is powered by the company’s in-house Tensor processor and a Titan M2 security coprocessor, paired with 6GB of RAM. Google Pixel 6a sports a 6.1-inch display with always-on support. It is equipped with a 12.2-megapixel primary camera and a 12-megapixel ultra-wide angle camera along with an 8-megapixel selfie camera. The smartphone is claimed to offer more than 24 hours of battery life and up to 72 hours of backup with an extreme battery saver mode. According to Google, the more affordable models than the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro, the Pixel 6a will also get a minimum of five years of security updates.
Meanwhile, Google also teased the design of its upcoming Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro smartphones due later this year, which feature a next-generation Tensor SoC, an aluminum camera module, and Android 13. The company also revealed that it is working on one. The Pixel-branded tablet that will be powered by Google’s processor is expected to launch in 2023.
Google Pixel 6a Price, Availability
google pixel 6a Its price is $ 449 (about Rs 34,800). The smartphone will be sold in Chalk, Charcoal and Sage color options and will be available for pre-order in the US starting July 21, according to the company. The company is yet to announce the pricing and availability for the Google Pixel 6a in other markets including India. However, the company Confirmed That Pixel 6a will indeed knock in India later this year.
google pixel 6a specification
Google Pixel 6a runs on Android 12 out-of-the-box and sports a 6.1-inch full-HD+ (1,080 x 2,400 pixels) OLED display with 20:9 aspect ratio. The display also has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and 60Hz refresh rate. It is powered by an octa-core Google Tensor SoC and a Titan M2 security coprocessor, paired with 6GB of LPDDR5 RAM.
For photos and videos, the Google Pixel 6a comes with a dual rear camera setup that includes a 12.2-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.7 aperture lens and a 12-megapixel secondary sensor with an ultra-wide-angle camera with f/1.7 aperture. . /2.2 aperture lens. For selfies and video chats, the Google Pixel 6a packs an 8-megapixel front-facing camera with an f/2.0 aperture lens. The rear camera offers 4K video recording at 30fps while the front camera supports 1080p video recording at 30fps.
Google Pixel 6a comes with 128GB of inbuilt storage. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6e, Bluetooth 5.2 and a USB Type-C port. Sensors on board include accelerometer, ambient light, barometer, gyroscope, magnetometer and a proximity sensor along with in-display fingerprint sensor for biometric authentication. Google has given a 4,410mAh battery in the Pixel 6a which comes with fast charging support.
Pixel 7 series, Pixel tablet teased
At the Google I/O keynote event, the company also teased its upcoming flagship smartphones Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro, which are due later this year. The smartphones will be powered by the next-generation Google’s Tensor SoC, and run on Android 13 out-of-the-box.
Google also briefly showed off the design of the smartphone, which includes a bar-shaped rear camera module, which will be made of aluminum instead of glass like the current Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro models. For photos and videos, the Pixel 7 will have a dual camera setup, while the Pixel 7 Pro will have a triple rear camera setup.
Along with the Google Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro, the company also announced that it is working on an Android-powered tablet, which is expected to launch in 2023. Google’s senior vice president of devices and services Rick Osterloh revealed that the tablet will be powered by. A Tensor SoC. Other details of the tablet are expected to be revealed in the coming months.