Some days ago, we saw some high-definition renders of Google’s next-generation smartphone, the Pixel 5a. This phone inherits the design of Pixel 5, uses a rear fingerprint recognition, and has dual stereo speakers. According to the latest report, Google will release a new smartphone on June 11. However, the report did not say whether this smartphone will be the Google Pixel 5a.
The leaker, @jon_prosser also revealed that the Pixel Buds true wireless headphones will arrive in mid-April. As of now, there is no official information from Google regarding this device. However, Prosser’s leaks are pretty decent thus we expect some truth in this.
Google Pixel 5a speculations
Google Pixel 5a is expected to use the same camera solution as the previous generation. This device will also come with a 3.5mm headphone jack. According to recent renders, Google Pixel 5a will have a unibody design made of plastic. The smartphone measures 156.2 x 73.2 x 8.8mm and if we add the rear camera bump in the thickness, then the phone becomes 9.4mm thick. Pixel 5a will have volume rockers and power buttons on the right side of the smartphone. The fingerprint scanner is placed on the backside of the smartphone, on the top-left corner of the phone there is a rear camera setup with a dual camera and a LED flash. On the front side, there is a punch-hole camera for selfies and video chats.
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Google Pixel 5a is expected to have the 6.2-inch OLED display that comes in Pixel 4a 5G last year. The leaked photos also show us that Pixel 5a will have a 3.5mm headphone jack, and stereo speakers at the bottom of the smartphone. However, other specifications of the smartphone are still unknown. Stay tuned, we think there will be some more leaks and reports in the coming days related to Pixel 5a.
Google Pixel Buds 2
Google Pixel Buds 2 will be on sale soon. This product supports calling Google Voice Assistant. The headset has a battery life of about 5 hours, but the Bluetooth protocol only supports 4.0 and does not support high-definition audio formats such as aptX. The headset supports active noise reduction, and it has a battery life of 24 hours with a charging box. The price is 179 US dollars.
Google Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a phones were released in October 2020. Both are equipped with a Snapdragon 765G processor and a 12.2MP main camera + 16MP ultra-wide-angle camera. They are priced at $699 and $499, respectively. The Pixel 5 uses a 6-inch OLED screen with a refresh rate of 90Hz, a 4000mAh battery, supports Qi forward and reverse wireless charging, and does not have a 3.5mm headphone port.