As expected, the Pixel 6a is based on the Tensor processor found in the current flagship models, the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro, with eight cores clocked at 2.8 GHz and a Mali-G78 graphics accelerator. Also reported are 6GB of LPDDR5 RAM and a 128GB UFS 3.1 flash drive.
The novelty has the same design as the Pixel 6, albeit smaller. The diagonal of the OLED screen of the device is 6.1 inches (the Pixel 6 has 6.4 inches diagonally), the resolution is 2340 × 1080 pixels (FHD+), the refresh rate is 60 Hz. Durable Corning provides scratch protection Gorilla Glass 3.
On the back there is a dual camera with a 12.2-megapixel main module with support for optical stabilization and f / 1.7 aperture and a 12-megapixel ultra wide-angle module with f / 2.2 aperture. The resolution of the front camera is 8 MP (f/2.0).
The 4306 mAh battery with fast charging support offers up to 72 hours of use in Extreme Battery Saver mode. The specifications of the smartphone also include a 5G modem, wireless Wi-Fi 6 adapters, Bluetooth 5.2 and a USB Type-C port. A fingerprint scanner located under the screen is used to unlock the smartphone.
The Pixel 6a runs Android 12. Google has committed to providing updates for the operating system for three years and security updates for a total of five years. The Pixel 6a will be available on the Google Store on July 21 and in physical stores on July 28 for $449. The smartphone is available in three colors: black, mint green and grey-silver.