Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro: Launch Date, Full Specs, Availability, Pricing
Google teased the upcoming Google Pixel 6 phones on Instagram recently, indirectly confirming the release date. Pixel 6 series will be unveiled on October 19. The company previously confirmed the availability of the upcoming Google phones in eight countries: Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Japan, Taiwan, the UK, and the US. Google is yet to confirm Pixel 6 series launch date, but the Tuesday 19 text means October 19. We may again not get the new Pixel 6 devices in India.
Pixel 5a was recently released, and Pixel 5a India launch will happen soon succeeding the popular Pixel 4a in mid-range category.
Pixel 6 will come with FHD+ resolution display and Pixel 6 Pro could have QHD+ resolution display. Google Pixel 6 and the Pixel 6 Pro will have the selfie camera located at the top-centre. Pixel 6 Pro could be able to record 4K videos with the front camera.
Also, the code revealed that Pixel 6 and the Pixel 6 Pro will offer up to 7x zooming capability while recording videos in 4K resolution at 60 frames per second.
Pixel 6 Pro might come with a 5x telephoto camera, while the Pixel 6 series may miss out on Super Res Zoom
For the first time, the company will be using in-house chipset Whitechapel chips for the upcoming Pixel 6 series. The upcoming Pixel series will include two models: Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro. Popular leakster Jon Prosser from Front Page Tech leaked the complete specifications. The devices will sport a dual-tone finish with a thin strip of orange and the ‘G’ logo in orange. Pixel 6 devices will run the latest Android 12 out of the box.
Google Pixel 6 release date is not out yet, but the internet giant is going to follow the same launch period for Pixel 6.
The upcoming Google Pixel 6 launch will happen on October 19, as teaser hints. Pixel 6 price will be in line with the predecessor, expected to start at $699 (around Rs 51,500). Pixel 6 will run on Google’s Whitechapel custom chipset, an XDA report reaffirms.
Pixel 6 has already been leaked a few times to come with an in-house Google chip. The upcoming Google flagship will be running on the in-house Google-made chipset codenamed, Whitechapel.
The latest report by XDA Developers again confirms the same with a screenshot of ‘Whitechapel’ text mentioned in a code change submitted to AOSP in the URL. Google Camera 8.3 APK leaked out the key details, which has been rolled out with Android 12 Beta 3 operating system. The new camera APK revealed details regarding display, rear cameras and the front camera of both the Pixel 6 devices: Pixel 6 the Pixel 6 Pro.
Pixel 6 Specs, Features: Leaked Pixel 6 Specifications
Pixel 6 will come with a 6.4-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display with a punch-hole cutout. The display will offer 120Hz refresh rate and will be powered by the in-house Google chipset, said to be on par with the Snapdragon 870 SoC. Pixel 6 will run on Android 12 OS out of the box and will be backed by a 4,614mAh battery. The phone will have two variants: 8GB RAM coupled with 128GB and 256GB internal storage.
In terms of optics, Pixel 6 will have a dual-camera featuring a 50MP primary wide-angle sensor and a 12MP ultra-wide-angle lens. Upfront, the device will have a 8MP snapper.
The upcoming Google phones are said to come with 33W fast charging technology with the power bricks inside the box.
Pixel 6 Pro Specs, Features: Leaked Pixel 6 Pro Specifications
Coming to the Pro model, the top-end Pixel 6 Pro will have a triple camera setup on the back, an upgrade over Pixel 6. The device will come with a 50MP wide-angle lens, a 12MP ultra-wide sensor, and a 48MP telephoto camera. The device is said to feature a 12MP camera upfront. The device is also said to have additional optical zoom with some extra camera features.
Pixel 6 Pro wilo sport a 6.71-inch Quad HD+ OLED display with curved edges and 120Hz refresh rate.
Pixel 6 Pro will come with upto to 12GB RAM and three storage variants: 128GB, 256GB and 512GB options. The phone is said to be backed by a 5,000mAh battery with 33W fast charging technology support. As Pixel 6, the Pixel 6 Pro will run on Android 12 out of the box.