Google is going to launch its budget range smartphone Google Pixel 4a soon to compete for iPhone SE 2020 and its price has been revealed before launch.
Google Pixel 4a has been doing rounds of the rumor mill for a while now, especially because this would be Google’s affordable smartphone with a couple of premium features, as the successor to the Pixel 3a. The launch date of the Pixel 4a is expected in the second week of May, around the same time as the canceled Google I/O event.
Various reports and rumors have already given us an insight into the smartphone and we have an idea of how the device will look like. Now, the price of the Pixel 4a has also been speculated. It’s expected to start at $399, which is approximately Rs. 30,600 for the base model.
Similarly, Apple launched the iPhone SE 2, with budget-friendly pricing. From the looks of it, the upcoming Pixel 4a will be a direct competitor to the second-generation iPhone SE.
Google Pixel 4A Design
Google will finally do away with the notch and opt for the punch-hole camera on the Pixel 4a. It will be a single punch-hole camera on Pixel 4a’s display giving more screen room. Leaked renders also revealed a similar camera module on the Pixel 4a like Pixel 4 which is a square one. This will, however, be on a single rear camera. It’s also expected to house a rear fingerprint sensor. Pixel 4a will also be clad in a plastic body like the Pixel 3a.
Google Pixel 4A Specs
Pixel 4a’s full specs were revealed recently which also corroborated what has been leaked multiple times. It will feature a 5.81-inch FHD+ OLED display, and run on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 730 processor. The smartphone will sport a 12.2-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel selfie camera.
Pixel 4a is also said to house a 3,080mAh battery with 18W fast charging support via a USB Type-C port. In terms of variants, Pixel 4a will come with 6GB of RAM plus 64GB and 128GB as options.
Pixel 4A Features
Pixel 4a will come with the ‘Now Playing’ feature, and the new Google Assistant as well. The smartphone will also be equipped with Google’s Titan-M chip for built-in security features. It will also come packed with all the Google Camera goodness. One premium feature it will lack would face unlocking.
Pixel 4A Price
The upcoming Pixel 4a is predicted to launch at a starting price of $399 (Rs 30,600 approx) for the base model. This was also the starting price for the Pixel 3a. Going by this pricing, Pixel 4a would directly compete with the newly launched Apple iPhone SE 2.