During Google I / O 2022, an event for the developer today (11), the company unveiled a new mid-range phone: the Google Pixel 6a.
The main feature of the phone is its simultaneous definition and camera trick: with the help of intelligence, it can remove objects from space, improve the image. invisible and even represent people with their real skin.
The phone will be available in the US for $ 449 (approximately R $ 2,300, in direct exchange) with pre-sale starting June 21. In addition to the national owner, Google should later launch a smartphone in select stores – naturally, the company does not sell the Pixel line in Brazil.
Along with the announcement, the company also unveiled the new Google Pixel Buds Pro headset, and even provided a preview of future products from the brand, such as the Pixel Watch, Pixel. Tablets and smartphones high end Pixel 7 and Pixel. 7 Pro ib.
What’s inside the Pixel 6a
The Pixel 6a has a 6.1-inch (15.49 cm) screen, 5G connectivity and a dual camera on the back, a 12.2-megapixel and a 12-megapixel ultra-wide-angle. For selfies, there’s an 8-megapixel sensor.
Number one, Google is predicting advances in intelligence to edit and enhance images.
- Magic Eraser: It can remove unwanted objects from space, preserve the background – as long as it is not too dirty.
- Unblur Face: Helps to remove blurred images from fast-moving images.
The company also promises to create images with a real human voice. Google says it has done research, especially with people with dark skin, to better represent them in images.
Thanks to the Tensor neural processor (developed by Google itself), the phone is able to operate locally on the device.
With this, the Pixel 6a can become a kind of simultaneous translation using live interpreters (real-time translation).
Cameras shoot 4k video at up to 60 fps (frames per second) – higher frames, higher capture accuracy – plus timelapse (fast) and slow motion videos .
The Google Pixel 6a has a 4,306 mAh battery, which makes it independent of 24 hours – the company says that in super-economy battery mode it can reach 72 hours.
For security reasons, Google has included its Titan M2 processor. In practice, it generates and stores data through a fingerprint sensor located at the bottom of the screen – which makes it difficult for hackers or malicious apps to access this biometric data.
The company even promises that the longest update period for the phone: at least five years.
Inside, Google phones also have 128GB of storage and 6GB of RAM.
Pixel Buds Pro
These are Google’s new wireless headphones. As new, they have noise cancellation – the company says the gadget’s artificial intelligence system can “muffle” external sound.
According to the company, the equipment offers up to 11 hours of independent music playback – with noise cancellation, the time drops to 7 hours.
Pixel Buds Pro supports multiple connectivity, which means you can easily switch between Bluetooth connections between your phone and other devices, such as tablets.
To help people who have always lost their headphones, Google has used this alert. Through one app it can make them make noise – even if only one end of the headset is missing.
Scheduled for release before July 21 in the US for US $ 199 (approximately R $ 1,020), the headset will now support the sound, which gives a better understanding of insight, in the updated release.
Pixel 7, Pixel Watch and Pixel Tablet
Few products in the development have been reported, but Google has ruled out four of them: Pixel 7, Pixel 7 Pro, Pixel Watch and Pixel Tablet.
The first two are the top of the smartphones by brand. The company has introduced their design, its body will be made of stainless steel, in addition to having a triple camera system.
With cell phones, Google expects to announce the Pixel Watch smart watch in the second half of the year. Up to now, we know that it will have a rounded figure, a helmet to help in the direction and a lot of strings.
With it, people will be able to make Google Assistant requests like “Did it rain today?”. Or even ask for directions to Google Maps, even away from a cell phone – indicating that the clock requires a direct internet connection.
The watch will also feature heart rate and sleep monitoring, as well as integration with the Fitbit system (a company acquired by Google in 2019) to help track physical activity.
The tablet marks the debut of a category in the Pixel line. Until now, it has been announced that it will be released in 2023 and will have rear and front cameras for selfies.