Google Pixel 6a spotted on FCC, launch expected in May

Google is hosting its Google I/O event on May 11th and 12th.

Highlights
  • Four Google models have been spotted on the FCC certification website
  • One of the phones comes with 5G mmW support and the other three have sub-5G band
  • Google Pixel 6a features a Google Tensor chipset, a 4,500mAh battery and a 12MP dual rear camera setup

After getting listed on Geekbench, 5k render and retail box leaks, the upcoming Google Pixel 6a has now appeared on the US certification authority FCC site. The phone listed on FCC was earlier mistaken to be the Google Pixel 7, but a report by droidlife claims the handset is the Google Pixel 6a.

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The FCC listing reveals four models of the Google Pixel 6a. The phone is also highly anticipated to be announced at the Google I/O event starting May 11th. Here’s what we can expect from Google’s mid-range segment phone.

Google Pixel 6a FCC listing

The FCC listing of Google Pixel 6 reveals four models – GX7AS, GB17L, G1AZG and GB62Z, out of which one comes with 5G mmW support and the other three have sub 5G band. The FCC listing has listed GB62Z and GX7AS as parent models and the GB62Z variant is the one that comes with 5G mmW support.

Google Pixel 6a specifications

Google Pixel 6a

The Google Pixel 6a, according to several leaked renders, will look similar to the Pixel 6, having a visor on the back that houses multiple cameras. As per previous leaks, the Google Pixel 6a will have a 6.2-inch display, whose OLED panel will feature a 90Hz refresh rate and an in-display fingerprint scanner. At the heart of the Pixel 6a would be the Google Tensor chipset paired with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage. A 4,500mAh battery with 20W+ fast charging support may power the Pixel 6a. It boots the Android 12 out of the box. Apart from this, a report also suggests that the Pixel 6a will come with a facial recognition feature. 

Google Pixel 6a specifications

  • 6.2-inch OLED display, 90Hz refresh rate
  • Google Tensor chipset
  • 6GB RAM, 128GB storage
  • 12.2MP + 12MP dual cameras
  • Android 12

Moving to the camera, the Pixel 6a has a dual-camera setup at the back, including a 12.2MP primary camera and a 12MP ultra-wide lens. The Pixel 6a’s front camera is housed in a punch-hole cutout at the front.

Last year’s Pixel 5a was not available in many markets, while the Pixel 4a saw a late August release in 2020.

Key Specs

Google Pixel 6A
Google Tensor | 6 GBProcessor
6.1 inches Display
12.2 MP + 12 MPRear camera
8 MPSelfie camera
4306 mAh Battery
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Google Pixel 6A Price, Launch Date
Expected Price:Rs. 34,790
Release Date:25-Aug-2022 (Expected)
Variant:6 GB RAM / 128 GB internal storage
Phone Status:Upcoming Phone

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