For the second time in two weeks, the Google website seems to have confirmed the name of a new product, in this case, the "small" version of Pixel 3 of the company, which is rumored for a long time. It seems that the new phone will be officially called the "Pixel 3a", according to the screenshots we just captured from this Google Store page:
While Google has already removed the page showing the "new" phone, the damage (if you can call extra hype for a thorough "Damage" of the leaked product) it seems to be done. In fact, 9to5Google reports that the website also showed references to the previously filtered Nest Hub Max, as well as to a Nest Hub, before it was removed. (In our case, thanks to an astute reader Verge Aadithya G., who told us the URL of the Google store).
Neither the actual product page of Pixel 3a, nor a new page of "Pixel Comparison", We were live from when we reviewed, so this leak only confirmed the name of the phone for now.
That said, the name was practically The only detail about these phones that needed some kind of official confirmation. Today, 9to5Google unearthed a lot of data from the Google Play Console, which features practically the full specification sheets of the two new phones, with the code name "pretty" and "sargo". are expected to come in sizes of 5.6 inches and 6.0 inches, with 1080p OLED screens, Snapdragon 670 processors, 12 megapixel rear cameras and possibly the return of the 3.5mm headphone jack on at least one of the two phones, according to the photos that were leaked on the Russian technology blog Rozetked last November. The name "Pixel 3a XL" appeared earlier in the beta code of Android Q.
The most interesting detail that leaked this morning was that the phones were listed as "mid-year experiences", suggesting that we would not have We have to wait until the traditional Google launch window for Pixel devices in October, but you could see them as early as this summer, possibly even at the Google I / O developer conference in May.
The fact that Google is already changing its product pages, generally one of the last steps before launch, also suggests that an announcement might be imminent.