Arms-on pictures of an alleged Google Pixel 7a have appeared on-line, exhibiting a tool not dissimilar to the prevailing Pixel 7.
We’re not anticipating the handset to launch till Google I/O in Might on the earliest – presumably even past that. Nonetheless, a tool that is claimed to be a check mannequin for builders has discovered its method into the wild in Vietnam, with a number of hands-on images being taken earlier than it was locked remotely by Google.
Alleged Google Pixel 7a hands-on images (by way of Zing Information)
Posted by web site Zing Information, the check Pixel 7a reportedly comes with a 6.1-inch show that is able to a 90Hz refresh price. The digicam bar is upgraded as compared with the Pixel 6a launched final yr. Whereas that has a glass end to the strip throughout the rear of the system, the Pixel 7a seemingly adopts the identical matte-finished metallic bar because the Pixel 7 collection handsets. This could cut back the chance of scratches or injury to the unit.
There are two cameras, claims the positioning, which characteristic 12-megapixel sensors – one as the primary cam, one other for ultra-wide images. And though that appears stingy, it’s mentioned that Google’s imaging software program will take advantage of them in all situations.
The one different issues to glean from the design of the check mannequin to date is that it will have USB-C charging, IP67 water and dustproofing, and a SIM tray that helps simply the one SIM. It isn’t but recognized whether or not the handset will even assist eSIM for a second quantity.
In response to a shot of system software program data, the prototype sports activities 8GB of DDR5 RAM and 128GB of storage. And, earlier than Google managed to lock it down remotely, the one that had the telephone in his possession, D. Phi, mentioned it ran on Android 13. He additionally claims to have bought the system from “an acquaintance” for 8 million dong (round £280 / $340). The ultimate telephone will seemingly value greater than that, contemplating the present Pixel 6a will set you again £399 within the UK.
We count on loads of different rumours on the Pixel 7a to emerge previous to I/O, particularly now that the floodgates appear to have opened. We’ll preserve you updated with the rest we uncover.