Google Unveils 3 New Pixel Devices 5, 4A and 4A 5G

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Google has introduced three new devices to the Pixel range – the 5, 4A and 4A 5G. This launch marks the first 5G-enabled Pixels.

Here’s a closer look at the devices:

Google Pixel 4A
The “everything you love about Google” phone starts at $349 and comes standard with a 5.8-inch OLED display. With a redesigned hole-punch designed Camera, the Pixel 4A brings HDR+ with dual exposure controls, Portrait ModeTop ShotNight Sight with astrophotography capabilities and fused video stabilization.
Pixel 4A also has Live Caption, which provides automatic real-time captioning (English only) for video and audio content – this feature is also rolling out for Pixel 2, 3, 3a and 4 phones.
The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G Mobile Platform, 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage and an even bigger battery.
Pixel 4A 5G and Pixel 5

Google says that the Pixel 4A 5G will start at $499. And both devices will be 5G2 compatible to make streaming videos, downloading content and playing games on Stadia or other platforms faster and smoother than ever.

Pixel 4a (5G) and Pixel 5 will be available in the US, Canada, the UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Japan, Taiwan and Australia.


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