Google has launched the much-awaited Pixel 3a smartphone in India. The phone was officially unveiled in San Francisco, and it will go on sale in India from May 15th. The phone has got a 5.6-inch Full HD + OLED display, with a resolution of 1080 x 2220 pixels. The smartphone’s display supports HDR and has an aspect ratio of 18.5:9. Google Pixel 3a is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 670 processor with Adreno 615 GPU. The smartphone is available in a single variant with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage.
Pixel 3a has a 12.2-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, 1.4-micrometre pixel width, Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS), Auto Focus (AF) with Dual-Pixel phase detection, optical + electronic image stabilization, and at the front the smartphone has an 8-megapixel camera with 84-degree field-of-view. Google Pixel 3a cameras come with AI-powered features. This includes portrait mode, while the night sight mode will let you take bright, detailed, colourful shots even in low-light.
The phone runs on Android 9.0 (Pie) and features Pixel’s iconic two-tone design, polycarbonate body, back-mounted fingerprint sensor, and active edge squeeze response. Pixel 3a supports VOLTE and comes packed with a 3000mAH battery with support for 18W fast charging. The phone weighs just 147 grams.
This time Google has provided the phone with 3.5mm audio jack which was not available previously in the recent pixel series. Google Pixel 3a is available in two colours: Clearly White and Just Black. The brand has not launched the Purple-ish color in India. The phone comes with a brand warranty of 1 year and is priced at INR 39,999. The latest Google Pixel series is exclusively available online at Flipkart.
Google Pixel 3a Specs
- 5.6-inch (1080 x 2220 pixels) FHD+ display
- OLED 18.5:9 display, 441 PPI, HDR support
- Dragontrail glass protection
- Octa-Core Snapdragon 670 processor
- 2 x 2GHz Kryo 360 (performance) + 6 x 1.7GHz Kryo 360 (efficiency)
- 10nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 615 GPU
- 4GB LPDDR4X RAM, 64GB storage
- Android 9.0 (Pie)
- 12.2MP rear camera with LED flash, 1.4μm pixel size, ƒ/1.8 aperture, 76° FOV, Dual PD autofocus, OIS, EIS, 4K video recording at up to 30 fps, 720p at up to 240 fps
- 8MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture, 84° FOV, 1.12μm pixel size
- Fingerprint sensor, Active Edge
- 3.5mm audio jack, stereo front-firing speakers, 2 microphones
- Dimensions: 151.3 x 70.1 x 8.2mm
- Weight: 147 grams
- 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11ac 2x2MIMO (2.4/5 GHz)
- Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, USB Type-C Gen 1, NFC
- 3000mAh battery with 18W fast charging