Maria Montero

Google Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL is probably being tested on …

Lately we have heard a lot about Google 3rd and 3rd XL. The tech giant accidentally confirmed The existence of the two phones in their official store recently and now we hear that the two phones are being tested in India.

There is no official confirmation on this yet, but according to a tweet by the reputed tipster Roland quandtBoth the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL will be priced “very low” compared to the regular Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL.

The Google Pixel 3 XL. Image: Tech2

If you’re still wondering what these two new Google phones are about, they’re essentially watered-down versions of the one. Pixel 3/3 XL (review), which Google plans to release fairly soon. As Google has yet to officially confirm that the company is working on these devices, we also don’t have a confirmed release date. However, the Pixel 3a and 3a XL also have been seen by MySmartprice with an IMDA certification in Singapore, which leads us to believe that its launch is imminent.

What about the specs, you say?

We’ve heard a lot of leaks and rumors surrounding these phones for a while, but according to one Google Play Developer Console ListingThe Pixel 3a (codenamed ‘Pretty’) will feature a 5.6-inch Full HD + display along with 4GB of RAM and the latest version of the Android Pie operating system. Under the hood, the phone will likely be powered by a Snapdragon 670 SoC and will feature a 12 MP rear camera along with an 8 MP front camera.

On the other hand, the Pixel 3a XL (codenamed Sargo) was packed into a larger 6-inch screen, with the rest of the internals identical to the Pixel 3a.

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