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Meet the New Google Pixel 7a and Pixel Fold

On May 10th at Google I/O, Google announced several exciting new features and devices coming to the market in 2023. The event included exciting updates to things like Google Maps, Wear OS 4, and Bard. New devices were also announced including the new Google Pixel 7a, Pixel Tablet, and Pixel Fold. Today, we will outline what we know some of these new devices so far, including when and where you can get your hands on them.

Google Pixel 7a

One of these new devices, is the new Google Pixel 7a, engineered by Google. The Google Tensor G2 chip makes it fast. The Pixel Camera takes amazing photos and video. VPN by Google One protects your data.1 Pixel 7a features are rated highest in security.2 And the battery lasts all day.3 All for less than you think.

One of the most notable features about the Google Pixel 7a is the price. Coming in at about $150 less than the Google Pixel 7, which is one of the reasons why the Pixel 7a is one of our favorite budget friendly devices on the market. While it may be a budget friendly device, it’s not lacking in other features and additions. One of which being the Tensor G2 chip.

Google Pixel 7a in Charcoal with Verizon Wireless

The Brains Behind Pixel 7a

Engineered by Google, the Tensor G2 chip makes Pixel 7a faster, more efficient, and more secure.1 It’s the same chip that’s in Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro, powering Google’s AI for improved audio on phone calls, great battery life, and amazing photo and video quality.2

Google Tensor G2

The Google Pixel 7a Battery Lasts All Day

Pixel’s Adaptive Battery can last over 24 hours.1 Turn on Extreme Battery Saver, and it can last up to 72 hours.1 And your Pixel charges super-fast.2

Super Easy Wireless Charging

Charge Pixel 7a on Pixel Stand or any Qi-certified device. Pixel Stand is a convenient way to wirelessly charge your Pixel or Pixel Buds Pro.1 And while your phone is charging, it’s a mini display for photos.

Google's new Pixel 7 series phones

Great Photography Made Simple

With a dual rear camera system and Google Tensor G2’s advanced image processing, Pixel 7a lets you create perfect photos every time. It’s easy to take amazing pictures in low light or fix your blurry photos and remove distractions with a few taps in Google Photos.1 It’s one of the best phones for mobile photography, if not the best-in-class. Night Sight captures city lights, portraits in low light, and starry skies with astrophotography. And now it’s even faster.1 Click here to learn more about how Google has made Pixel’s Night Sight even faster!

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Secure to the Core

With Google Tensor G2 and the certified Titan M2 security chip, Pixel 7a is built with multiple layers of security to help keep your personal info safe.1 Click here to learn more about the power of the Tensor G2. Not to mention all Pixel 7a users receive Google’s VPN service for free through the Google One app. A VPN is one of the easiest ways to protect your device against malicious actors.

Shop the New Google Pixel 7a

So, as you can see, the new Google Pixel 7a is a great choice for those looking for a device that features high quality images and security all while staying in a lower price range. Even better, the new Google Pixel 7a is available today in stores and online! So, you don’t have to wait to try it out for yourself. Find a nearby Verizon Wireless store here.

Pixel Fold

Google Pixel Fold will be available for pre-order beginning on June 20, 2023 and will begin shipping after June 27, 2023. The new foldable phone combines the helpfulness of Pixel with a design that unfolds into a compact tablet, unlocking even more ways for you to use your device. And it’s all powered by the Google Tensor G2 chip, which also makes Pixel Fold fast and secure. Here’s a quick look at the newest addition to the Pixel portfolio.

Durable Design, Inside and Out

With its durable design and IPX8 water resistance, Pixel Fold can take a splash.2 And it’s scratch-resistant, with Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus.™ Google has also stated that the Pixel Fold will feature the most durable hinge on a foldable. The Pixel Fold hinge is smooth, secure, and durable. And it’s been tested to endure over 200,000 folds and unfolds.1

Google Pixel Fold Open

The Thinnest Foldable of All

Thin and sophisticated, Pixel Fold fits easily in your pocket. It’s designed with polished aluminum and matte glass, and it comes in elegant colors. Although the Pixel Fold is thin, Google didn’t hold back on form and function. Ensuring that many Pixel components made its debut into the Pixel Fold. Including the camera, battery, speakers, and haptics technology. The custom-built hinge not only contributes to that thinness, but also doubles as the most durable hinge out there.

The Brains and Camera Behind Pixel Fold

As mentioned above, the technology in this foldable is not lacking. Google ensured to include the Google Tensor G2 which makes Pixel Fold fast and secure, with smooth multitasking and video streaming. And it brings Google AI to Pixel with features like Live Translate using both screens. Along with this, Pixel Fold’s unique form lets you express your creativity with brilliant rear camera selfies, low-light photos, and videos – even hands-free. All powered by Pixel’s triple rear camera system and Google Tensor G2’s advanced image processing. Other capabilities include hands-free photography utilizing the foldable design and “Hey Google”, higher-quality selfies using the rear cameras and front display, and even astrophotography without a tripod.

Google Pixel Fold Back View

Preorder Today

Although the Pixel Fold isn’t here just yet, you can mark your calendars for preorders to start on June 20th with the network America relies on. You can find a nearby Verizon Wireless store here.

1Restrictions apply. Some data is not transmitted through VPN. Not available in all countries. All other Google One membership benefits sold separately. This VPN offer does not impact price or benefits of Google One plans. Use of VPN may increase data costs depending on your plan. See for details.

2Based on third-party global research firm report. Evaluation considered features that may not be available in all countries. See for more information.3Estimated battery life based on testing using a median Pixel user battery usage profile across a mix of talk, data, standby, and use of other features. Average battery life during testing was approximately 31 hours. Battery testing conducted on a major carrier network. Battery testing conducted in California in late 2022 on pre-production hardware and software using default settings. Battery life depends upon many factors and usage of certain features will decrease battery life. Actual battery life may be lower.

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