Google has officially announced two new smartphones in their annual developer conference, Google I/O. The Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL is positioned in the mid-range market to deliver a premium performance for less.
Both the Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL are packing mid-range specifications. The smartphones are powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 chip with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage.
The rear camera on both devices is a 12.2MP f/1.8 Dual Pixel shooter powered by a Sony IMX363 sensor. Selfies are captured with an 8MP f/2.0 shooter at the front. The cameras come with standard options such as Night Sight, Top Shot, Super Res Zoom, and HDR+.
The difference between the Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL is the screen size. The former has a smaller 5.6-inch OLED screen with a resolution of 2220 x 1080. The latter, meanwhile, comes with a 6.0-inch OLED screen with a 2160 x 1080 resolution.
Battery capacity also differs from each other. The Google Pixel 3a comes with a 3,000mAh battery while the Pixel 3a XL has a 3,700mAh battery. Both smartphones will come with 18W Fast Charging.
|Google Pixel 3a||Google Pixel 3a XL|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 670|
|Screen||5.6-inch, OLED, 2220 x 1080, 441ppi||6.0-inch, OLED, 2160 x 1080, 402ppi|
|OS||Android 9.0 Pie|
|Rear Camera||12.2MP f/1.8, Dual Pixel|
|Front Camera||8MP f/2.0|
|Network||Nano-SIM, 4G LTE|
|Connectivity||WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, USB Type-C|
|Others||Fingerprint Scanner, 3.5mm audio jack|
|Battery||3,000mAh, 18W Fast Charging|
|Colors||Just Black, Purple-ish, Clearly White|
The Google Pixel 3a is priced at USD 399 (PhP 20,000) while the Pixel 3a XL has an asking price of USD 479 (PhP 25,000).