Google Pixel 6a India launch tipped; here’s what to expect


  • A new Pixel device is tipped to launch in India soon
  • It could be the rumoured Pixel 6a smartphone
  • It is expected to launch by the end of Q1 2022

The Google Pixel 6a India launch could be drawing near. According to tipster Yogesh Brar, a new Pixel device may launch by the end of Q1 2022. This device is likely to appear in the database of the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) certification site soon. The tipster claimed that it could be the rumoured Pixel 6a handset.

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The Pixel 6a is expected to replace the Pixel 5a from last year in limited markets like the US and Japan. The CAD renders of the Pixel 6a that appeared in November 2022 revealed its design will be similar to the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro flagship devices. While Google did not release the Pixel 5a in India, it appears that it may launch the Pixel 6a in the country.

Google Pixel 6a specifications (rumoured)

Google Pixel 6a CAD render

Google Pixel 6a CAD renders reveal a familiar design

The Pixel 6a renders revealed that it will be sporting a 6.2-inch OLED display that offers a Full HD+ resolution and an under-screen fingerprint sensor. The dual-toned rear shell of the phone features a horizontal camera strip that houses a pair of cameras with LED flash. In terms of dimensions, the device is expected to measure 152.2 x 71.8 x 8.7mm.

A recent leak revealed that the camera setup of the Pixel 6a comprises a 12.2-megapixel Sony IMX363 primary camera. It is the same camera, which Google has been offering on several Pixel devices from Pixel 3 to Pixel 5a. The main snapper will be accompanied by a 12-megapixel Sony IMX386 ultrawide shooter. It will feature an 8-megapixel Sony IMX355 for snapping selfies.

The Pixel 6a is likely to be powered by a Tensor chipset and is packed to offer users features like Google Assistant voice typing, Live HDR, and more. The other details of the Pixel 6a are under the wraps.


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