May 21, 2024

Google Pixel 8a is anticipated to debut subsequent yr because the successor to the Pixel 7a that was unveiled this yr. The corporate’s extra reasonably priced model of the Pixel 8 is not more likely to be unveiled for a couple of extra months — based mostly on Google’s earlier midrange cellphone launch schedule, however particulars of the cellphone have already begun to floor on-line. A tipster has now leaked pictures of the purported Pixel 8a, giving us an thought of what to anticipate when it comes to design and dimensions.

Tipster David Kowalski (@xleaks7) leaked (by way of Phandroid) a steel dummy unit of the Pixel 8a on X (previously often called Twitter) displaying the entrance and rear sides of the cellphone. It’s presently unclear whether or not the aluminium dummy mannequin has been created based mostly on leaked data, however it means that the Pixel 8a will function a design that’s similar to the Pixel 8.

The picture of the dummy unit reveals the purported Pixel 8a sporting a show with thick bezels — these seem a lot bigger than the Pixel 8 — and a centre-aligned gap punch cutout to deal with the selfie digicam. It’s tipped to measure 153.44 x 72.74 x 8.94mm, which is analogous to its predecessor.

A second picture shared by the tipster reveals the rear facet of the Pixel 8a that implies a twin rear digicam setup. Detailed digicam specs haven’t been revealed. The Pixel 7a was outfitted with a 64-megapixel main digicam and a 13-megapixel secondary ultra-wide digicam.

Last month, leaked renders of the Pixel 8a surfaced on-line, suggesting that it’s going to function a 6.1-inch show. Consequently, the midrange handset could possibly be barely smaller than the Pixel 8 that was not too long ago launched in India and world markets alongside the Pixel 8 Professional. These leaked pictures additionally confirmed the Pixel 8a sporting bigger bezels than the usual mannequin.

On the time, tipster Steve Hemmerstoffer (@arubarent.com) claimed that the Pixel 8a would measure 152.1 x 72.6 x 8.9mm — decrease than the measurements of its predecessor. This tipster has a greater observe document in terms of leaking particulars of smartphones earlier than they’re unveiled, however we are able to anticipate to see extra particulars in regards to the handset within the months earlier than it’s launched.