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Google Pixel 5a, foldable Pixel, and more Pixel phones appear in leaked document

After several delays, Google finally launched its budget-friendly Pixel 4a earlier this month. The company also teased the upcoming Pixel 4a 5G and the flagship Pixel 5, which are scheduled to launch later this year. But while Google is yet to announce a launch date for its 2020 flagships, a recent report from 9to5Google reveals...

Google teases the Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5 for a fall launch

Today, Google announced the Pixel 4a, the company's second mid-range Pixel smartphone following last year's Pixel 3a. Google was originally expected to launch the Pixel 4a back in May, but the company was forced to delay the phone's launch by over 2 months due to COVID-19 and its supply chain disruptions. As a result, what...

Google Pixel 5a shows up in AOSP alongside Pixel 4a 5G/Pixel 5

It was only yesterday when Google started to tease an August 3 launch of what’s expected to be the Pixel 4a. Now, thanks to a comment by a Googler on the Android Open Source Project, we’re already getting references for what’s to come well beyond next week. The upcoming 2020 Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5...

Google Camera 7.5 corroborates Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5, hints at Audio Zoom, expanded Social Share, and more

The latest version of the Google Camera app for Google Pixel smartphones, version 7.5, started rolling out last night. We decompiled the APK to see if we could find any clues about upcoming Pixel camera features, and we found a few noteworthy features. We also discovered more evidence that there won't be a Pixel 5...

The Google Pixel 4a “5G” and Pixel 5 show up in the latest Google App code, but not the Pixel 5 XL

We've been tracking both the Pixel 4a and Pixel 5 for quite a while now, but the pandemic has put a serious hold on Google's phone plans. Despite the Pixel 4a showing up in hands-on videos, getting fully benchmarked, and going through a camera review, its launch was allegedly delayed a couple of times. The...

Google Camera 7.4 rolls out with 1080p/4K resolution quick toggles and prepares for Pixel 5 support

A few months ago, we spotted a leaked version of the Google Camera app, version 7.4, on a pre-release Pixel 4a device. Today, version 7.4 of the Pixel camera app is rolling out for users on the Google Play Store, and it brings a few noticeable changes. Update (6/5/2020 @ 11:47AM EST): Per Rita Khoury from AndroidPolice, it...

The Google Pixel 5 will almost certainly not have the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865, and we have even more evidence

The Google Pixel 4a has been receiving a lot of attention lately as its announcement quickly approaches. After the Pixel 4a is announced, however, the rumor mill will move on to the Google Pixel 5. Not much is explicitly known about the device series yet, but there have been rumblings since early January of Google...

Google survey hints the Pixel 4a and Pixel 5 will cost $349 and $699

It's no mystery that the Pixel 4a and Pixel 5 are on the horizon. The Pixel 4a has been spotted numerous times, most recently being a performance review against older Google Pixel phones. The Pixel 5 is farther off, and therefore it hasn't leaked much yet, but there are clues out there. Google itself, however,...

[Update 2: Report retracted] Verizon reportedly won’t sell the Google Pixel 4a or Pixel 5

The struggles that Google has been facing with its hardware division have been well documented. Last year, it exited the tablet space, canceling the successor of the poorly received Pixel Slate. The Google Pixel lineup isn't doing much better. Despite multiple attempts, the phones haven't managed to sell well. Limited distribution aside, the sales numbers...

Android 11’s hidden Battery Share menu hints at reverse wireless charging for the Pixel 5

Today, Google released the first Android 11 Developer Preview for Pixel devices (excluding the first generation models), and we've in the process of detailing everything we've found so far. While digging into the Android 11 system dump for the Pixel 4, I noticed a new activity in SettingsGoogle, the Settings app for Pixel smartphones, called...