- Google Pixel 6a is now available for pre-orders in India.
- The phone features the Google Tensor chip, 12MP dual rear cameras, and a 4,308mAh battery with 18W fast charging support.
- Google Pixel 6a will receive five years of security updates.
After two years, Google has finally launched a new Pixel smartphone in India, the Google Pixel 6a. Starting today, the Pixel 6a is available for pre-orders in India. Announced at the Google I/O event, the Pixel 6a comes with Google’s in-house Tensor SoC with the Titan M2 Security chip. The phone ships Android 12 out of the box and Google promises five years of security updates. Further, Google offers a free three-month YouTube Premium subscription and 100 GB of cloud storage from Google One on the Google Pixel 6a.
Google Pixel 6a price in India, sale date
Google Pixel 6a is available in a single variant with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage that comes with a starting price of Rs 39,999. The Google Pixel 6a comes in two colour options: Chalk and Charcoal. You can pre-order the Pixel 6a starting today and the phone will be available for purchase on Flipkart from July 28th.
With this price tag, the Pixel 6a competes with Nothing Phone (1) and OnePlus 10R, which are both priced under Rs 40,000. Here’s a comparison between the Nothing Phone (1) vs Google Pixel 6a if you’re interested.
Google Pixel 6a specifications
Google Pixel 6a draws power from Google’s in-house Tensor chipset and ships with 6GB RAM and 128GB UFS 3.1 storage, which is not expandable. However, you get 100 GB of cloud storage from Google One. For security, the Pixel 6a gets the Titan M2 Security chip.
The Google Pixel 6a flaunts a 6.1-inch Full-HD+ OLED panel that supports a 60Hz refresh rate, 20:9 aspect ratio, HDR, 429 PPI, and always-on display with now playing. For durability, the OLED panel on the Google Pixel 6a features a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection layer.
Google Pixel 6a specs
- 6.1-inch FHD+ display
- Google Tensor chipset
- 6GB RAM, 128GB storage
- 12.2MP + 12MP dual rear camera
- 8MP selfie camera
- 4,306mAh battery, 18W charging
An 8MP snapper on the front takes care of selfies and video calling needs. At the rear, the dual-camera setup includes a 12.2MP wide camera and a 12MP ultra-wide lens. A 4,306mAh battery with 18W fast charging supports runs the show.
With IP67 protection, the Pixel 6a can take a little water and dust. The phone ships with Android 12 out of the box and will receive five years of security updates. For authentication, the Pixel 6a has an under-display fingerprint sensor.