Google Pixel 4a has finally been revealed officially after months of teasing. The new Pixel phone comes with punch-hole display design and it’s been the first smartphone from google with punch-hole. The Pixel 4a is also a downgraded variant of the Pixel 4 that Google launched last year. Although, it offers an identical camera experience.
Google Pixel 4a Specifications
Google Pixel 4a features a 5.81-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,340 pixels) OLED display and has 443ppi of pixel density. The display is Always-on and also has HDR support. The phone is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G SoC and is equipped with a 3,140mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging. It comes bundled with a USB Type-C adapter that works with USB PD 2.0 (Power Delivery). There is also a fingerprint sensor at the back.
|Device||Google Pixel 4a|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G|
|Internal storage capacity||128GB|
|DIsplay||5.81 inches OLED Display|
|Resolution||1080 x 2340 pixels|
|Rear Camera||12.2MP (Primary)|
|Battery||3140 mAh Battery|
|Charging||18W Fast Charging|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
|Operating System||Android 10|
The smartphone comes with a single 12.2 – megapixel rear camera along with an f/1.7 lens and an LED flash module. The rear camera supports HDR+ with dual exposure controls, Portrait Mode, Top Shot, Night Sight with astrophotography capabilities, and fused video stabilization. There is also optical image stabilization (OIS) to reduce the impact of usual jerks. For selfies, the phone has an 8-megapixel camera sensor at the front, with an f/2.0 lens.
The Google Pixel 4a runs on Android 10 and The phone has preloaded new Google Assistant that lets you quickly send text messages and allows faster controlling of apps. There are also stereo speakers and two microphones, along with noise suppression support. You’ll also get the Recorder app with real-time transcription support in English. Further, the Pixel 4a comes with Live Caption support.
For Connectivity, the smartphone includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on the phone include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, barometer, magnetometer, and a proximity sensor. However, the new model doesn’t feature the Soli chip that was included on the Pixel 4 to enable motion sensing and gesture controls.
Google Pixel 4a Price and Availability
Google Pixel 4a launched in a single variant of 6GB + 128GB and is priced at $349 (around Rs. 26,300) and it comes in a single color option of jet Black color. The phone is now available for pre-order in the US via the Google Store and on Google Fi. It will be available to customers starting August 20 through the Google Store, BestBuy.com, Amazon, and other stores in the country. In India, the smartphone will be available through Flipkart in October but still, the price in India is not announced yet.