- Google's Pixel 5 and 4a 5G are expected to be launched at 11:30pm today.
- The Pixel 5 will be this year's flagship phone for Google.
- The Pixel 4a 5G is expected to feature a more affordable price point.
Google is all set to launch its new Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G phones today. The smartphones will be launched at a virtual event, Launch Night In, by the company where it is also expected to unveil a new smart speaker and Chromecast.
Google is set to host the launch event at11:30 pm IST, with a livestream being promised via its page on YouTube.
As for the phone, the Pixel 5 has emerged to be a poorly kept secret over the last few weeks, with a number of leaks revealing key details about the device. Leaks have suggested that the Pixel 5 will bring with itself very different specs from its predecessor, with the biggest change expected to be a more modest processor on the device in the form of the upper mid-range Snapdragon 765G SoC.
The Pixel 5 is also said to bring with itself a new display that will be 6.0-inches in size. The panel is said to be OLED in nature and come with a hole in the top left corner of the screen and a 90Hz refresh rate.
The Pixel 5 is said to get a 12.2-megapixel lens with f/1.7 aperture support for dual-pixel and PDAF. There will also be a 16-megapixel secondary lens for ultra-wide shots. This lens is tipped to bring a 107-degree field of view. On the front, the phone is tipped to get an 8-megapixel f/2.0 camera. On the front, the phone is tipped to get an 8-megapixel f/2.0 camera. It is said the Google Pixel 5 could be made available in green and black color upon launch.