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Here’s everything we know about the Google Pixel 5a 5G, including expected release date

Google's Pixel 5a is set to succeed the Pixel 4a this year. While the launch is slated for later this year, it's worth setting our expectations now that we've had a taste of what to expect from this year's affordable Google Pixel smartphone. Google first launched the Pixel series almost five years ago. Much distant from...

Google may have accidentally shared a photo from the Pixel 5a

The saga surrounding the Google Pixel 5a’s existence was odd, to say the least. A rumor claimed it was canceled, followed by Google confirming the device was very much not canceled. Now, Google may have shared a photo that was taken with the device all the way back in October of last year. The image was...

The Pixel 5a 5G may have the same chip as last year’s Pixel 4a 5G

We're heading into the half of the year, which means that it shouldn't be much longer before we see new Pixel smartphones. But things seem a tad bit muddier this year, not just because of the COVID-19 pandemic still going strong, but also because of a new problem that's affecting all kinds of electronics appliances:...

Google confirms the Pixel 5a is still coming this year

Google has reportedly canceled the Pixel 5a (codenamed Barbet), with sources placing the blame on the global chip shortage. The device was rumored to make its debut at Google’s I/O developer conference, which is scheduled to kick off in May. The news was broken by Jon Prosser and later corroborated by Android Central. “‘Barbet’ (Pixel 5A)...

Google will reportedly allocate more Pixel 5a units to the Indian market

Google’s Pixel lineup may not be one of the top-selling smartphone series in India, but the combination of photo-smarts and strong appeal among the tech-savvy segment has helped Google establish itself as a proper smartphone OEM. It all started with the Pixel 3a, which brought a monumental shift in Google’s strategy as the company inched...

Google Pixel 6 may feature a centered hole-punch camera with 4K video support

Although Google won't be lifting the covers off the Pixel 6 for several more months, leaks about the upcoming device have already started popping up. We first learned about the device back in August last year when a leaked internal document revealed the codenames of four upcoming Pixel devices -- "barbette" (Pixel 5a), “raven,” “oriole,”...

Google Pixel 5a looks to be a carbon copy of the Pixel 4a 5G

Last year, we saw two mid-range smartphones from Google: the Pixel 4a launched in August, and its 5G variant, the Pixel 4a 5G, followed a month later. Since the Pixel 3, Google has followed the tradition of launching a lower-specced version of its top-tier Pixel phone. And for now, at least, it seems that the...

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 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...