Google Pixel 5a 5G launched with Snapdragon 765G, 4680mAh battery and much more

Google Pixel 5a 5G has been officially launched in the US markets along with slight improvements over its predecessor Pixel 4a 5G.

Google Pixel 5a 5G is the latest Made by Google product. The device has been silently launched by the tech giant in the US markets. The latest Pixel phone comes with the same design as the Pixel 4a 5G. To recall, the Pixel 4a 5G was launched in last September.

Beside the design, most of specifications of this latest Pixel device remains same. Although, Google has made some changes in the new mobile phone to make it bit cheaper. According to official reports, the all-new Google Pixel 5a 5G comes with slightly bigger display. Also Read – Pixel 5a launch date leaks, Pixel 6 to come with new design

The device support dust and water resistance. It also gets a much larger battery as compared to its predecessor. Additionally, the Pixel 5a 5G retails with a bundled charger. According to reports, Google has reportedly confirmed that the upcoming Pixel 6 series will ship without any in the box charger.



Google Pixel 5a 5G: Price and Availability

The all-new Google Pixel 5a 5G price starts at USD 449 which is approximately Rs 33400 in the US markets. The tech giant is selling the sole variant with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage in the US market. Also Read – Android 12 code leaks Pixel 5a 5G chipset details

Google Pixel 5a 5G comes in single colour option with Mostly Black colour. The Pixel phone is available for pre-order in the US and Japan. Google has already confirmed that Google Pixel phone will be sold in these two countries only. The smartphone will go on sale starting August 26. Also Read – Google Pixel 5a 5G will launch later in 2021, Google confirms

Google Pixel 5a 5G launches in the US market with mid upgrades
Google Pixel 5a 5G launches in the US market with mid upgrades

To recall, Google Pixel 4a 5G price starts at USD 499 which is approximately Rs 37100. This confirms that the latest handset is USD 50 cheaper with bit of improvements. Additionally, the tech giant did not launch the Pixel 4a 5G in the Indian market.



Google Pixel 5a 5G: Specifications

The all-new Google Pixel 5a 5G supports a 6.34-inch Full HD+ OLED display. This display gets a screen refresh rate of 60Hz along with 20:9 aspect ratio. Additionally, the display gets a pixel density of 413ppi. It also gets HDR support. Also Read – New Pixel 5a camera samples accidently revealed by Google

To recall, the display on the latest mobile is slightly bigger than its predecessor which comes with 6.2-inch display. Also Read – Google Pixel Buds A could launch alongside Pixel 5a: Report

  • New Pixel with Snapdragon chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G powers this new Pixel phone. This chipset comes in pair with an Adreno 620 GPU. Additionally, this Google Pixel smartphone packs in 6GB of RAM along with 128GB of onboard storage. As mentioned above, the search giant is offering this Pixel 5a 5G in single storage option. Also Read –  Xiaomi Mi TV 4A 40 Horizon Edition takes on latest OnePlus 40-inch TV

  • Flagship level Dual Rear Camera

As for the optics, the Google Pixel 5a 5G comes with the same dual-rear camera setup. To recall, the Pixel 4a 5G gets a 12.2-megapixel primary camera sensor along with f/1.7 aperture. The secondary camera is a 16-megapixel shooter with an f/2.2 lens.



The difference in the Google Pixel 5a 5G is that it comes with ultra-wide shooter with slightly wider field-of-view (FoV). In Pixel 4a 5G, the field-of-view (FoV) is 117 degrees. Whereas, in Pixel 5a 5G the field-of-view (FoV) is 118.7 degrees. Another major difference comes in form of laser autofocus. Also Read – Samsung Galaxy A52 with 120Hz AMOLED display, quad rear camera

Google Pixel 5a 5G come with same 12.2-megapixel dual rear camera setup
Pixel 5a 5G come with same 12.2-megapixel dual rear camera setup
  • Selfie Camera with Improved AI Algorithm

In Google Pixel 5a 5G, the laser autofocus has been removed, which was present in Pixel 4a 5G. For selfies, the latest Pixel phone gets the same 8-megapixel selfie shooter with an f/2.0 lens. Also Read – MIUI 13 Update release for limited Xiaomi smartphones on June 25

The selfie camera houses inside the hole-punch cutout which is located at the top left corner of the display. This camera still promises to offer high quality photos with its improved AI algorithms.



  • 5G Connectivity with Headphone jack and NFC

As for the connectivity options, the Pixel 5a 5G features a dual band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5, NFC, GPS, 3.5mm Headphone jack and a USB Type-C port. Regarding sensors onboard, the device includes proximity sensor, accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyro meter, magnetometer, barometer etc. For security, the device also includes a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. Also Read – Apple Watch Series 7 with big display, stylish curvy design launched

  • 4700mAh battery on Pixel smartphone

The Pixel phone packs in a 4680mAh battery along with 18W fast charging support. This battery capacity is bigger than the Pixel 4a 5G battery, which is 3885mAh capacity. Additionally, the Google Pixel 5a 5G comes with IP67 water and dust resistance. In terms of dimensions, the device measures 154.9×73.7×7.6mm and weighs 183grams.

Google Pixel 5a 5G: Final Verdict

On the other hand, Google has already made the Pixel 6 series design go official. The company has also confirmed about some of its specifications. According to reports from The Verge, the search giant has confirmed that the Pixel 5a 5G will be the last handset to ship with in box charger.



This confirms that the Pixel 6 series will not include any in box charger. Google claims that most consumers already have a USB Type-C charging brick, hence it is not necessary to offer one within the box with the upcoming devices. Also Read – Mi 11 Lite could launch in India soon, IMEI number spotted

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