4th generation of Google Pixel series was released last year in October. Now since October is just two months away, we are getting leaks about the upcoming Pixel 5 series. First of all, there will be two more Pixel devices this year. They will be Pixel 4a (5G) and Pixel 5. Let’s discuss what we currently know about the Google Pixel 5 and Google Pixel 4a (5G).
Google Pixel 5
This year, Google Pixel 5 will not be a flagship-level smartphone. Rather it will be a premium mid-ranger. Some important specifications of Pixel 5 have been exposed to the AI benchmark website. According to the benchmarks, the Google Pixel will rock Snapdragon 765G SoC. Now, you may know that the Snapdragon 765G is a 5G ready chipset. Hence, this year Pixel 5 will be introducing 5G on Pixel smartphones for the first time.
Moreover, Pixel 5 will rock 8-gigs of RAM. According to previous leaks and rumors, the Pixel 5 comes with a 6.67-inch display with 120Hz refresh rate support. It was also stated that this year’s Pixel 5 will be having a display to compete with iPhone 12.
Talking about the design, it may support a dual-camera setup. While a punch hole notch will be present on the front of the display.
Google Pixel 4a (5G)
The Google Pixel 4a was made official on the 4th of August. Google confirmed that there will be a 5G variant of Pixel 4a in the future. The Pixel 4a (5G) will use a 5G supported chipset that can be the Snapdragon 690. Google also confirmed that pricing for the Pixel 4a (5G) which is $499.
To recall, the Pixel 4a comes with a 5.81″ OLED panel that has a 1080 x 2340px resolution with a tall 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The phone comes with a single 12MP shooter on the rear. There’s also a punch-hole for the 8MP front-facing camera in the upper-left corner of the screen. Snapdragon 730G powers the non-5G variant of Pixel 4a. It is available for an affordable price of $349.
Google Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a (5G) is expected to get unveiled in October. Google will not be launching an XL variant this time. What do you think of Google trying to occupy the mid-range segment rather than focusing on high-end phones? Do let us know your thoughts in the comments section.