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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:...

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...

These are the Best Cheap Android Phones in 2022

The year 2022 seems to be when smartphone brands further shift towards foldables, partly because foldable tech is maturing, but also because slab smartphones have just about reached their absolute apex, with not much more room for major improvements. While this isn't good news for people seeking the next great slab flagship, it is great news...

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...