This may well be what the 5G Google Pixel Five seems like

Renders of an early Google Pixel Five XL prototype published a loopy design that targeted round an strangely formed digicam module. But when new photographs are to be believed, it kind of feels the corporate has since scrapped that design in want of one thing extra conventional. 

Can the supply of the pictures be depended on?

Leaker David Kowalski doesn’t have a lot of a confirmed observe document at the present time, however in early Would possibly the tipster did submit CAD-based renders of the usual Samsung Galaxy Observe 20 which up to now seem to have been most commonly correct.

His leaks will have to, due to this fact, be thinking about a beneficiant pinch of salt. That still applies to his newest one, which makes a speciality of the Google Pixel 5 however is “in doubt” in step with dependable leaker Steve Hemmerstoffer.

The Pixel Five may resemble the scrapped Pixel 4a XL

Regardless of the simple resemblance with the scrapped Google Pixel 4a XL, the renders visual each above and underneath allegedly show off the flagship Google Pixel Five in its entirety. 

The scale are the largest giveaway that this smartphone is not the canceled mid-ranger. While the Google Pixel 4a XL reportedly measures in at 154.Three x 73.nine x 8.2mm, the Google Pixel Five is significantly smaller at 144.6 x 70.Four x 8mm.
That compact design is made imaginable through the presence of a 5.8-inch OLED show surrounded through uniform bezels and a small punch hollow within the top-left nook. The latter replaces the bigger brow that housed the Venture Soli radar chip and Face Liberate at the Google Pixel 4. 

Turning the smartphone over unearths an overly acquainted design characterised through the presence of a sq. digicam module. The latter, not like the digicam modules on rival smartphones, has slightly been modified and nonetheless homes a easy dual-camera device, an LED flash, and a microphone.

Any other fascinating characteristic is the rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. Maximum top rate units nowadays boast in-screen implementations, however Google has reputedly have shyed away from the ones as a part of a choice that are supposed to be certain reliability. 

Finishing the bodily bundle is an aluminum body this is house to a USB-C port and speaker at the backside, and the quantity rocker and tool key at the proper facet. Like the former Pixel flagship collection, there’s no 3.5mm headphone jack.

Google Pixel Five specifications, announcement, unencumber date

Accompanying the exterior facet of items will have to be a Qualcomm chipset. Google generally chooses the most recent high-end Snapdragon 800-series providing however has this 12 months reportedly decided on the Snapdragon 765 or Snapdragon 768 to ensure 5G connectivity at a lower cost level.

It is going to most likely be paired with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of non-expandable inside garage as usual. Pricier configurations with upper garage counts will have to be to be had at release, despite the fact that.

Talking of the release, rumor has it that the Pixel Five collection can be formally offered in both overdue October or November forward of shipments some weeks later. The units are anticipated to come back with Android 11 pre-installed immediately out of the field.

The Google Pixel Five collection is predicted to begin someplace between $699 and $799 for the usual type as a part of an try to compete extra immediately with the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Max. The XL type will almost definitely price $100 extra.

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Matt Drange

Matt Drange

Matt Drange covers technology and startups in Silicon Valley. He was previously a staff writer but gradually moved up in the ranks and became senior editor. He earned a master's degree from the Columbia Journalism School, and has won numerous national and local journalism awards.

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