Google Pixel 5 It was revealed today as the tech giant's flagship phone for 2020. The new Pixel phone comes alongside the Pixel 4a 5G which is the 5G version of the Pixel 4a. Both new smartphones are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G processor.
The Pixel 5 and . are comingPixel 4a 5G With the same dual rear camera as well as an 8-megapixel front camera and a punch-hole screen. The company also unveiled a Portrait Light feature and an Extreme Battery Saver mode with only a small set of active apps that can extend battery life up to 48 hours.
As the best flagship phone in the series, Pixel 5 features support for wireless charging. The smartphone also comes with an aluminum body that is IP68 certified for dust and water resistance.
Google Pixel 5 specifications
The dual-SIM Google Pixel 5 runs on Android 11 out of the box and features a 6-inch OLED display with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels with a pixel density of 432 pixels per inch and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. The screen also features a Gorilla Glass 6 protection layer and a 90Hz refresh rate. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G processor, paired with 8GB of LPDDR4 RAM.
For photos and videos, the Google Pixel 5 comes with a dual rear camera that includes a 12.2MP primary sensor with f/1.7 aperture and a second camera which is a 16MP ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture. For selfies and video chats, the Google Pixel 5 features an 8MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture. Both the front and rear cameras offer support for recording video in up to 4K resolution at up to 60 frames per second.
The Google Pixel 5 comes with 128GB of internal storage that is not expandable via a microSD card. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/A-GPS, NFC, and a USB Type-C port. Sensors on board the phone include accelerometer, ambient light, barometer, gyroscope, and proximity sensor. There is also a fingerprint sensor installed on the back. Moreover, it includes stereo speakers and three microphones.
The phone comes backed by a 4,080-capacity battery that supports 18W fast charging. The phone also supports wireless charging and reverse charging.
Google Pixel 4a 5G specifications
The Google Pixel 4a 5G runs on Android 11 and features a 6.2-inch OLED display with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels with a pixel density of 413 pixels per inch and a protective layer of Gorilla Glass 3. Under the hood, the phones are powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G processor, with 6 1 gigabyte of LPDDR4 RAM.
The Google Pixel 4a 5G comes with a dual rear camera setup that includes a 12.2MP primary sensor with f/1.7 aperture and a 16MP ultra-wide lens with f/2.2 aperture. The Pixel 4a 5G features an 8MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture. The phone supports up to 4K video recording at up to 60 frames per second.
The phone comes with 128GB of internal storage that is not expandable via a microSD card. Connectivity options include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/A-GPS, NFC, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on board the phone include accelerometer, ambient light, barometer, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor. The phone includes a rear fingerprint sensor. It also contains stereo speakers.
The phone has a 3885 mAh battery that supports 18W fast charging.
Google Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G price
Google Pixel 5 starts at $699, while Google Pixel 4a 5G starts at $499. The launch of both phones will be limited to the markets and countries that support 5G, namely Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Taiwan, the United Kingdom and the United States. The Pixel 4a 5G will first launch in Japan on October 15, and roll out in other countries from November, while the Pixel 5 will be available in all nine countries from October 15 in black.