Google Pixel 3 Lite release date, price, news and leaks

By April 24, 2019 No Comments

Replace: But any other Google Pixel 3a leak has proven up on-line, giving us any other glimpse at what the handset would possibly seem like when it does release.

The Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL are the closely rumored, mid-range variants of the hunt gaint’s Pixel line of smartphones.

Set to return in at a extra reasonably priced worth level, however nonetheless will a focal point at the nice pictures abilities in their pricier, extra tough siblings, the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL release may well be simply weeks away.

There are many Google Pixel 3a leaks floating across the internet, with specifications and pictures of the tool (in conjunction with the Pixel 3a XL) giving us an attractive excellent thought of what we might be able to be expecting once they do after all arrive.

At the start rumored because the Google Pixel Three Lite and Pixel Three XL Lite, the handsets would spoil the fad of completely high-end units bearing the well-known logo’s identify, with the most recent installments thus far being the Google Pixel Three and Google Pixel Three XL.

We now have accumulated all of the newest information, leaks and rumors right here and can upload to this newsletter on every occasion new knowledge emerges. So learn on for all of the knowledge thus far at the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL, while you may see them, and what they could value.

Minimize to the chase

  • What’s it? Mid-range variants of the Pixel Three and Pixel Three XL
  • When is it out? Release may well be in Would possibly at Google I/O
  • What is going to it value? Possibly $400-$500 (kind of £315-£390, AU$550-AU$690)

Google Pixel 3a liberate date and worth

Freshest leaks:

  • Pixel 3a release date: rumored for Would possibly 7
  • Pixel 3a worth: may well be $400-$500 (round £315-£390, AU$550-AU$690)

The one actual liberate date rumor comes from dependable leaker Roland Quandt, who, again in June 2018, stated {that a} mid-range Pixel tool used to be scheduled for release throughout the primary part of 2019.

On the other hand, that does co-inside properly with Google’s I/O convention which runs from Would possibly 7 – Would possibly 9, and a a lot more contemporary leak from Evan Blass displays a picture of the handset with Would possibly 7 on display screen – a possible nod to the Google Pixel 3a release date.

It is a date that is sensible for one more reason too, as Google is not going to release it too past due in 2019 or it might conflict with the Pixel four vary. Although in fact it is all the time imaginable that it might land along the ones telephones because the Pixel 4a.

As for what the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL may value, the earliest rumor there places the smaller variant at between $400-$500 (kind of £315-£390, AU$550-AU$690). We now have since heard any other rumor that places it at €450 (kind of $500 / £385 / AU$715), so the 2 rumors roughly line up.

That provides up, particularly because it’s clearly going to undercut the Pixel 3, which begins at $799 (£739, AU$1,199).

Google Pixel 3a

The Pixel 3a worth must be a good bit not up to the Pixel 3 (pictured). Symbol Credit score: TechRadar

On the other hand, there’s an out of doors probability that you just received’t be capable to purchase it, as an early document instructed that the telephone used to be aimed basically at rising markets like India.

However that document is previous and didn’t in particular say that the telephone wouldn’t get an international release. With any such large identify connected to it we’d suppose it could almost certainly be broadly to be had.

Google Pixel 3a design and show

Freshest leaks:

  • A 5.56-inch 1080 x 2160 display screen
  • Identical design to the Pixel 3
  • A plastic construct

There is been a excessive quantity of Google Pixel 3a leaks, and a video it seems that appearing the handset from quite a lot of angles gave us a excellent glance, sooner than it used to be got rid of from YouTube.

The video claimed that the Pixel 3a is product of plastic and you’ll be able to see that it has a three.5mm headphone port and that the speaker is at the backside edge reasonably than the entrance.

The video additionally says that it has a 5.56-inch, 1080 x 2160 display screen with an 18:Nine facet ratio and a pixel density of kind of 434 pixels in step with inch.

Whilst there video would possibly not be viewable, plenty of leaked pictures supposedly appearing the Pixel 3a have additionally emerged over contemporary months, reminiscent of the ones within the gallery beneath, which display it along quite a lot of different handsets.


You’ll be able to see from those that it’s smaller than the Pixel Three XL, larger than the iPhone XS and round the similar measurement because the iPhone XR. You’ll additionally notice that whilst there’s no notch there’s a sizeable bezel each above and beneath the display screen.

It is a design that leaves the Pixel 3a having a look so much like the usual Pixel Three from the entrance, whilst from the again it has a two-tone colour scheme like the remainder of the Pixel Three vary, on this case in two sun shades of white (although any other supply has stated to additionally be expecting black and iris/crimson sun shades). It additionally has a rear fingerprint scanner.

Every other leaked symbol displays the Google Pixel 3a subsequent to the usual Google Pixel 3. They give the impression of being an identical, although the Pixel 3a is most likely fairly larger.

That’s no marvel, as in step with an previous leak which incorporated each pictures (proven beneath) and specifications, the Pixel 3a has a 5.56-inch display screen, which is fairly larger than the 5.5-inch display screen of the Pixel 3.

Although the Google Pixel 3a it seems that makes use of LCD reasonably than OLED. It’s additionally stated to have a 1080 x 2280 answer, a 444ppi pixel density (a lot the similar because the Pixel 3) and a plastic reasonably than glass again. 

It’s reputedly codenamed Sargo and, as you’ll be able to see within the pictures beneath, seems to have a three.5mm headphone port.

Whilst we’d take those leaks with a pinch of salt, the pictures all glance convincing and all fit up with one any other, as does the video, so there’s a superb opportunity this in reality is the Pixel 3a that we’re having a look at.

Additionally they line up with the newest Google Pixel 3a symbol leak, from dependable Twitter leaker Evan Blass who posted the next shot.

Google Pixel 3a digital camera and battery

Freshest leaks:

  • The similar 12.2MP rear digital camera because the Pixel 3
  • A single-lens 8MP front-facing digital camera
  • A 2,915mAh battery

From the pictures and video above, you’ll be able to see that the Google Pixel 3a has only one digital camera lens at the again and one at the entrance. That’s other from the Pixel Three and Pixel Three XL, which each have two front-facing cameras.

On the other hand, the Pixel 3a is rumored to pack the similar nice 12.2MP lens at the rear as the remainder of the variability. We’ve additionally observed digital camera samples supposedly taken the usage of the telephone, which you’ll be able to see beneath.

The similar supply as the ones samples says that the telephone has an 8MP front-facing digital camera. That is most likely the similar lens as one of the vital selfie cameras at the Pixel Three and Pixel Three XL. The supply doesn’t say which lens the Pixel 3a is missing, however we’d be expecting it is going to be the wide-angle selfie lens that’s absent.

On the other hand, there’s extra at play in photograph high quality and digital camera modes than simply the lens. The Google Pixel 3a is bound to have a much less tough chipset than the remainder of the variability and due to this fact additionally a lower-end symbol sign processor (ISP).

So don’t be stunned if its digital camera isn’t in the long run as succesful because the snapper at the Pixel 3. That stated, the similar supply had in the past stated that the digital camera at the Pixel 3a could be simply as excellent as on the remainder of the Pixel vary. Although it’s no longer transparent whether or not they’re simply speaking in regards to the lens there or about the entire revel in.

As for the battery, that’s supposedly 2,915mAh, which might make it precisely the similar measurement as the only in the usual Google Pixel 3. We’ve heard that measurement from two assets now, with one including that the longevity of the telephone could also be very similar to the Pixel 3.

Google Pixel 3a OS and gear

Freshest leaks:

  • A Snapdragon 670 chipset
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 32GB or 64GB of garage

The earliest Pixel 3a leaks pointed to a Snapdragon 710 chipset, an statement sponsored up via a imaginable Geekbench ranking for a bigger XL style of the Pixel 3a, although a contemporary rumor stated it could get a fairly lower-end Snapdragon 670. Those are each mid-range chipsets although.

We’ve additionally heard rumors of 4GB of RAM, 32GB of garage and – unsurprisingly given it is a Google tool – no microSD card slot. Having stated that, a more moderen rumor suggests there will likely be 64GB of garage, and that there almost certainly would possibly not be a 32GB style.

In spite of everything, being a Pixel handset that is positive to run natural Android Nine Pie (assuming Android 10 isn’t out by the point this launches) and get day one updates to new variations of the working device.

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