After teasing everyone with news of the Pixel 5 last month, Google unveiled its latest flagship phone at its virtual hardware event on Wednesday. The company also announced the Pixel 4a 5G.
The Pixel 4a 5G starts at $499 and the Pixel 5 starts at $699. Both phones will be available on October 15.
The Pixel 5’s build is made of 100 percent recycled aluminum and comes in two color options: sorta sage and just black. It features a 1080p 6.1-inch OLED screen with an 8-megapixel hole-punch selfie camera.
The Pixel 4a 5G isn’t all that much different from its original model other than the addition of a larger display. The device now features a 6-inch OLED screen — an upgrade from its non-5G counterpart’s 5.8-inch display — with an 8-megapixel selfie camera. The Pixel 4a 5G will be available in just black and clearly white. It’s also worth noting that the 4a 5G incorporates a 3.5mm headphone jack while the Pixel 5 doesn’t. Read more…