The Pixel 6a is a budget-friendly version of the more expensive Pixel 6. It has a lower-quality display and camera system, as well as less RAM and a smaller battery. However, it does retain many of the features that made the Pixel 6 popular, such as its iconic camera bar across the back.
The Google Pixel 6a has a 6.1-inch OLED screen, with a resolution of 1080 x 2400. It’s powered by an octa-core Cortex-X1 processor and has 6GB of RAM. As for storage, you’re stuck with 128GB, but there is no microSD card slot for expansion.
The camera system on the back of the Pixel 6a is a big step down from the Pixel 6. It has a 12.2-megapixel main sensor, with an f/1.7 aperture and optical image stabilization. There’s no telephoto or ultrawide camera here – just one sensor.
On the front, you’ll find an 8-megapixel selfie camera, with an f/2.0 aperture. The Pixel 6a has a 3,800mAh battery, which is smaller than the 4,000mAh battery in the Pixel 6. It supports 18W fast charging, but not wireless charging.
Google Pixel 6a Price in Canada
The Google Pixel 6a price is estimated to start at $599 Canadian dollars at Google stores in Canada, the price for this phone may vary depending on where you purchase it.
The Google Pixel 6a is a budget-friendly phone that offers many of the features of the more expensive Pixel 6. It has a lower-quality display and camera system, as well as less RAM and a smaller battery.
Google Pixel 6a Price in Canada and Specs
|Model||Google Pixel 6|
|Operating System||Android 12|
|Chipset||Google Tensor (5 nm)|
|CPU Speed||Octa-core (2×2.80 GHz Cortex-X1 & 2×2.25 GHz Cortex-A76 & 4×1.80 GHz Cortex-A55)|
|GPU Graphics Processor||Mali-G78 MP20|
|Rear Camera||12.2 MP|
|Front Camera||8 MP|
|Network||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G|
|Sim Card||Nano-SIM and/or eSIM|
|Weight||207 g (7.30 oz)|
|Dimensions||158.6 x 74.8 x 8.9 mm (6.24 x 2.94 x 0.35 in)|
|Screen Resolution||1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 ratio (~411 ppi density)|
|Display Type||AMOLED, 90Hz, HDR10+|
|Display Size||6.4 inches, 98.9 cm2 (~83.4% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Bluetooth||5.2, A2DP, LE, aptX HD|
|GPS||Dual-band A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS, BDS|
|Wi-Fi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|USB||USB Type-C 3.1|
|Sensor||Fingerprint (under display, optical), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer|
|Battery||Li-Po 4614 mAh, non-removable|
|Charging||Fast charging 30W, 50% in 30 min (advertised)|
Fast wireless charging 21W
Reverse wireless charging
USB Power Delivery 3.0
|Colours||Sorta Seafoam, Kinda Coral, Stormy Black|