Google Pixel 4A: Everything We Know So Far

Google launched the Google Pixel 3a in 2019. It remains the only mid-range smartphone launched by the company till daye. It’s 2020 and an update to the mid-range smartphone is on its way. Further, rumors about the next Pixel 4a have been floating around since December 2019. The phone has also shown up online a couple of times. Hence, here’s an Pixel 4a rumor roundup and everything we know about the device so far.

Display & Design

  • 5.81-inch display, 2340 x 1080 pixels
  • Punch hole camera
  • OLED, 60Hz
  • 144.2 x 69.5 x 8.2mm
  • Three colours
  • Polycarbonate body

Just like Pixel 3a, it looks like the Pixel 4a will still feature a polycarbonate build, The selfie camera now sits in a punch hole. If we believe the renders, Pixel 4a be the first Pixel phone to have a punch-hole cutout for the front-facing camera. The device is also tipped to launch with an OLED display, akin to its predecessor’s screen offering. The fingerprint scanner is on the rear side. Also we can see a camera bump this time jus like iPhone 11.

Pixel 4a Specifications

ProcessorSnapdragon 730
RAM6 GB / 128 GB
Storage64 GB, UFS 2.1 (other sizes are possible)
Display5.8-inch 2340×1080, 60 Hz
Battery3,080 mAh
Camera12 MP rear camera, 8 MP front camera
Dimensions144.2×69.5×8.2 mm
SoftwareAndroid 10
Miscellaneous3.5 mm headphone jack, USB-C, rear-mounted fingerprint scanner

The Pixel 4a packs some impressive improved specifications, such as a Snapdragon 730 processor, 6GB of RAM, and up to 128GB onboard storage & UFS 2.1 storage compared to eMMC.

Camera Samples

Google Pixel 4a price and release date

Google will launch this device as iPhone SE competitor. The device will cost $399 for the base variant same as Pixel 3a.

Like last year’s 3a, it was expected that Google would announce the 4a at Google I/O this May. However, given that the entire I/O event (both in-person and online) has been canceled due to coronavirus, it’s likely Google will just publish a blog post for the device’s launch.

At any rate, Pixel 4a is looking to be a really promising device for the budget market and we can’t wait to check it out.