Google Pixel 9 & Fold2 Renders Leaked

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A recent leak from a popular case manufacturer, Thinborne, has confirmed that the upcoming Google Pixel 9 series will consist of three distinct models: the standard Pixel 9, the Pixel 9 Pro, and the Pixel 9 Pro XL. This revelation aligns with earlier rumours suggesting the possibility of a compact and a larger Pixel 9 Pro XL.

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Design Clues from Case Renderings

The case listings provide design clues for the Pixel 9 series, which are expected to feature flat edges similar to the latest iPhones while retaining the rounded corners from the Pixel 8 series. The distinctive camera bar, reminiscent of a Cyclops’ visor, is also expected to feature flat edges instead of curving into the sides. The rumoured design modifications on the next Pixel Fold are also reflected in the renders provided by Thinborne.

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About Thinborne

Thinborne is a popular case manufacturer known for producing high-quality, minimalist cases for various devices. Thinborne’s focus on minimalism is evident in its design, which appeals to those who prefer a sleek and understated look. Thinborne’s products are popular among those who value both protection and aesthetics. Their cases are designed to be both functional and stylish, making them a great choice for those who want a high-quality case without sacrificing the look of their device.

One of their notable products is the Thinborne Aramid Fiber Case for the Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra. This case was tested by a reviewer on YouTube, who praised its thin design and premium packaging. The reviewer noted that the case was perfect for those who prefer a minimalist look and do not want a bulky case.¬†The case is made of aramid fibre, which provides excellent protection without adding bulk. It also features a magnetic closure, suggesting that it may have wireless charging capabilities. The packaging is impressive, with a carbon fibre-like design and a wooden box. The case comes with a tempered glass screen protector and a 6-month warranty for manufacturing flaws. The case is priced at $60, which is reasonable considering the quality and features it offers. The brand’s attention to detail and commitment to providing a premium product experience are notable aspects of its case design.

Google Pixel 9 Series Specifications

The Google Pixel 9 series is shaping up to be an exciting lineup of flagship smartphones, with three models expected to be released in October 2024: the Pixel 9, Pixel 9 Pro, and Pixel 9 Pro XL. The Pixel 9 is rumoured to feature a 6.03-inch display, while the Pixel 9 Pro will have a slightly larger 6.1-inch screen. The Pro XL model is expected to boast a 6.5-inch display. All three models are expected to have 120Hz OLED displays. Under the hood, the Pixel 9 series will be powered by the Tensor G4 chipset, which is expected to offer improved performance over the previous generation. The Tensor G4 will be paired with 8GB of RAM and up to 1TB of storage, depending on the model.

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Google Pixel 9

In terms of camera setup, the Pixel 9 is expected to have a dual camera system, while the Pro and Pro XL models will feature a triple camera setup. The main camera is rumoured to be a 50MP sensor, accompanied by a 50MP ultrawide and a 50MP telephoto lens. The front-facing camera is expected to be a 24MP sensor.¬†The Pixel 9 series will run on Android 15 out of the box. It will also feature Google’s latest AI-powered features, including the rumoured Pixie AI assistant.¬†Pricing for the Pixel 9 series is expected to start at $650 for the standard model. However, the Pro and Pro XL models should cost around $800 and $1,000, respectively.

Pixel Fold 2 Details

The Google Pixel Fold 2 is a highly anticipated foldable smartphone rumoured to be released in 2024. The device should feature larger screens relative to its predecessor. It will have a cover screen measuring around 6.4 inches and an inner screen measuring around 7.9 inches. The phone will also run on the Google Tensor G4 SoC and come with up to 16GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB of UFS 4.0 storage. The Pixel Fold 2 will have a triple rear camera setup with several sensors. It will include an under-display camera at the top right of the inner screen. The camera setup is housed in a bulky, rectangular camera island that protrudes from the rear panel. The phone will also have a fingerprint sensor on the side and support for 5G connectivity.

Google Fold2

The device is expected to run on Android 14 and will likely receive seven years of software updates. Recall that the Pixel 8 series will receive seven years of software updates. Thus, the Pixel Fold2 will likely follow the same pattern. The phone will also have a 5000mAh battery with fast charging capabilities and support for wireless charging. The Pixel Fold 2 is expected to be priced at around INR 149,990 in India and around $1,799 globally. The phone’s design is expected to be more elegant and modern, with smaller bezels and a rounded camera layout. The device is expected to be launched at the Google I/O event in June 2024. However, at the moment, there is no information on the exact release date.


The recent leak from Thinborne has confirmed the existence of three Pixel 9 models, including the standard Pixel 9, the Pixel 9 Pro, and the Pixel 9 Pro XL. The case renderings provide design clues for the series, which are expected to feature flat edges and a distinctive camera bar. The Pixel Fold 2 is also expected to be part of the lineup, with a larger display and improved camera setup. With the release date set for October, fans of the Pixel series can look forward to the latest additions to the lineup.

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