- The Pixel 3a is expected to sport Snapdragon 670 SoC as per the leaks
- The colour options for these phones will include Just Black, Clearly White, and Purple-ish colour options
The Flipkart product page about the Google Pixel 3a lineup has already given us the launch date of the new phones. The new Pixel 3a and the Pixel 3a XL are just around the corner now. Now new leaks have surfaced revealing an advertisement about the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL which shows a lot about these phones. In addition to this, there have already been some hands-on video and plenty of leaked images about the upcoming Pixel phones which leave little to surprise for the May 7 launch event, and this new leak contributes more information about what’s known about the upcoming Pixel phones till now. It is also worth noting that the Pixel 3a and its XL variant will be launched during the Google I/O 2019 conference.
Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL Leaked Specifications
Tipster @Samsung_News_ has revealed the specifications of the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL online. As per the new leak, the first variant of the upcoming Pixel series, the Pixel 3a is going to sport a 5.6-inch full-HD+ display (1080×2220 pixels) which is being called the “gOLED” display, and it will likely feature 18.5:9 aspect ratio and 441ppi pixel density. The leak has also suggested that this device will pack 3000mAh battery and will be accompanied with an 18W fast-charging support and 150grams of weight. As for the colour options, the phone will debut in three colour options of “Just Black”, “Clearly White”, and “Purple-ish”.
The Pixel 3a XL, on the other hand, has been claimed to sport a 6-inch full-HD+ display (1080×2160 pixels) with an 18:9 aspect ratio and 402ppi pixel density. The leak also suggests that the weight of the phone will be 170 grams and similar to the Pixel 3a, this one will also come in Just Black, Clearly White, and Purple-ish colour options. On the inside, the Pixel 3a XL has been revealed to sport the Snapdragon 670 SoC and also a 3700mAh battery.
Upcoming Pixel Phones to Support Fast Charging
Besides the information revealed on Twitter, Droid Life has also come up with some of the specifications and features about the upcoming Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL. Like it is the case with Pixel phones, this time around also, they are expected to sport “extraordinary” camera, and they will lend support for Google’s Night Sight, Portrait Mode, Motion Auto Focus, and unlimited Google Photos storage. The information also suggests that owing to fast charging; the Pixel phones will be able to run for seven hours on 15 minutes of charge.
On the software front, the Pixel 3a and the Pixel 3a XL will boot Android 9 Pie out of the box. As for the camera, both the devices will likely fashion 12.2MP Dual Pixel cameras, 4GB RAM, 64GB inbuilt storage, 8MP selfie camera, and squeezable Active Edge sensors. There has also been a promo leak of the new Google Pixel phones, and this promo reveals Google Assistant integration, camera support, three years of security and OS updates.
Three Colours Variants to Include White, Purple-ish and Black
In this series of leaks, there have also been render leaks for the Google Pixel 3a and the Pixel 3a XL. These renders reveal the rear side of the three colour options mentioned above, kept side to side. Notably, the white colour option sports an orange coloured power button, the purple-ish colour variant comes with a bright yellow power button whereas the black variant of the phone is pretty standard and sports an evenly coloured power button.
Also, a YouTuber This is Tech Today has revealed the packaging of the Google Pixel 3a and the Pixel 3a XL. The said YouTuber has also revealed the rumoured pricing of the phone. Since there has been no official word from Google about the price of the Pixel devices, we would recommend that you take these prices with a pinch of salt. The source has quoted that the Pixel 3a will retail with a price tag of $399 (about Rs 27,800), while the higher variant, Pixel 3a XL will debut for $479 (approximately Rs 33,300).
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