Google is expected to introduce the Pixel 7a, successor to the Pixel 6a, at the Google I/O in May. A recent rumour revealed Carbon, Cotton and Arctic Blue colours for the phone. Now the renders of the phones have surfaced in all the three, thanks to @OnLeaks.
The phone has a similar design to its predecessor and is said to feature a 6.1-inch OLED screen with 90Hz refresh rate, metal frame and a glass back. The “Camera Bar” strip on the back is said to feature a metal protective layer and a matte finish, unlike the glossy finish in its predecessors.
Google Pixel 7a rumoured specifications
- 6.1-inch (1080 x 2400 pixels) FHD+ AMOLED display with 90Hz refresh rate
- Google Tensor G2 processor with Titan M2 security chip
- 8GB LPDDR5 RAM, 128GB UFS 3.1 storage
- Android 13
- Dual SIM (nano + eSIM)
- 64MP rear camera with Sony IMX787 sensor, 12MP Ultra-wide camera with Sony IMX712 sensor
- 8MP front camera with Sony IMX355 sensor, f/2.0 aperture
- In-display fingerprint scanner
- USB Type-C audio, Stereo speakers
- Dust and Water-resistant (IP67)
- 5G SA/NA, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6E 802.11ax (2.4/5 GHz), Bluetooth 5.2 LE, GPS, USB Type C, NFC
- 4,410mAh battery with wired fast charging wireless charging
After the announcement at the Google I/O next month, the Pixel 7a is expected to go on sale as early as June 2023, compared to Pixel 6a, which rolled out only by the end of July 2022 in several countries, including India.