GOOGLE PIXEL 5A Posts on XDA

Here’s why the Pixel 5a makes sense

The Google Pixel 5a just launched this week. For many, shiny new hardware is always the star of the show, but this time is definitely different. The Pixel 5a has a lot of the same features as the Pixel 4a 5G and the Pixel 5, right down to the camera, chipset, software, and more....so what's the...

Google’s Pixel 5a seems to easily overheat when recording video

The recently released Google Pixel 5a seems to easily overheat when recording video, according to reports from reviewers. It appears that after a short period of recording (particularly at 4K 60 FPS), the phone will stop recording as it's beginning to overheat. We noticed this issue in our Google Pixel 5a review, and we also...

This Week in Tech: Use your face to control your phone, Windows 11 Paint app, Intel Arc, and more

A lot happened in the tech world this past week. Google launched the Pixel 5a, we spotted a cool new accessibility feature in Android, Samsung executives addressed the ads situation in One UI, Microsoft showed off the new Paint app for Windows 11, and much more. In case you missed any of our coverage, here's...

XDA forums are open for the Galaxy Watch 4, Galaxy S21 FE, Pixel 5a, and Motorola Edge 2021

August has turned out to be quite a treat for smartphone enthusiasts. Google made headlines in the first week with a surprising preview of the upcoming Pixel 6. Then we moved on to the Galaxy Unpacked event which saw the launch of the high-profile Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3 alongside the...

Google discontinues the Pixel 5 right after the Pixel 5a launch

Google making two smartphone announcements two weeks apart is as rare as it gets, but that’s exactly what happened this month. In the first week, Google gave us a surprising preview of the upcoming Google Pixel 6 series, and this week, the company announced the much-awaited Pixel 5a. While the Pixel 6 series won’t be...

Google launches the Pixel 5a with 5G support and a big battery

The Pixel 4a from Google last year was a smartphone that was well-received all over the world. Of course, its affordable price tag played a big role in its popularity, and the fact that consumers got a clean UI with software support assurances sealed the deal for many. The Pixel 4a was available in two...

Download the Google Pixel 5a wallpapers right here!

The Google Pixel 5a has been making rounds in various leaks for some time now. Leaks and rumors have revealed plenty about this upcoming affordable smartphone, including its design, probable specifications, and even pricing. With the official launch reportedly right around the corner, we have obtained new wallpapers from the Pixel 5a. Google Pixel 5a XDA...

Pixel 5a reportedly launches soon at a lower price than the Pixel 4a 5G

Earlier this week, Google gave us an early look at the upcoming Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro. Both phones will launch this fall and feature flagship hardware, including Google’s in-house Tensor SoC, powerful cameras, and a premium design. While Google hasn’t set a launch date in stone for the Pixel 6 series, it appears...

Google Pixel 5a stops by the FCC, revealing 3 models

The Google Pixel 5a is looking more and more likely to launch rather soon, and it has now passed another milestone ahead of its launch. Certification filings purportedly belonging to the Pixel 5a were spotted today at the American Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Its FCC appearance (via Droid-Life and cstark27) comes in the form of three model...

Google may launch the Pixel 5a in just a few weeks

The future of the Google Pixel 5a was thought to be up in the air for a while, prompting an unprecedented response from Google confirming its existence. There were rumors that Google I/O was going to be where the Pixel 5a would be officially unveiled, though that never came to be. Now we may finally...

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:...