Google Pixel 8a: Price and specifications

Google Pixel 8a is expected to debut at Google I/O 2024
An undated image of a Google Pixel 8a — Google
An undated image of a Google Pixel 8a — Google 

Google is gearing up for the launch of its latest affordable smartphone, the Google Pixel 8a, expected to debut at Google I/O 2024. With leaks surfacing left and right, tech enthusiasts are eagerly awaiting this budget-friendly device.

Display-wise, the Pixel 8a is a 6.1-inch full-HD OLED panel with a speedy 120Hz refresh rate and an impressive peak HDR brightness of 1,400 nits. Users can enjoy an immersive viewing experience even in bright outdoor conditions.

Recent reports from PassionateGeekz indicate the expected price range of the Pixel 8a in various markets. In Canada, people might have to pay around CAD 708.99 (about INR 42,830) for the 128GB version, while the 256GB isavailable for CAD 792.99 (roughly INR 47,900).

In India, the Pixel 8a is expected to cost between INR 1,000 and INR 2,000 more than the price of Pixel 7a. Remember, the Pixel 7a came out in May 2023 and cost INR 43,999 for the 8GB+128GB version.

Photography enthusiasts will be pleased to hear that the Pixel 8a is expected to inherit the camera setup of its predecessor, the Pixel 7a. This includes a 64-megapixel primary camera and a 13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera. Additionally, the device has a robust 5,000mAh battery with support for 27W wired fast charging, ensuring long-lasting power on the go.

While the exact release date of the Pixel 8a remains undisclosed, fans can expect further details to emerge leading up to its anticipated debut at Google I/O 2024, scheduled to commence on May 14.