End clap for the Google Pixel 5 and 4a in France. After removing them from the American store, the manufacturer has officially removed its two smartphones from its French store. Now only the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro are available.

Google has decided to draw a line under the Google Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a , after two years of good and loyal service. For several months, the two devices were unavailable on the American store of the manufacturer. Prior to the launch of the Pixel 6 and 6 Pro , Google had decided to suspend sales of the two devices launched in 2020 , to launch the field open to its new flagships.

Regarding France, Pixel 5 and 4a were still accessible from the manufacturer’s official store . Well, until now. Indeed, both devices are listed as “unavailable” on the hex store. In fact, the choice has become rather limited.

If you are looking to acquire a Google Pixel from the official website of the Mountain View company, only two models will be available to you, namely the Pixel 6 and the Pixel 6 Pro. There is therefore no longer any entry-level alternative offered below the €650 mark, the current price of the Pixel 6.


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Too bad for French consumers, especially since the Pixel 5a 5G never reached the French market. Sold around 400 €, the smartphone nevertheless had arguments capable of appealing to customers looking for an affordable photophone compatible with 5G . The only solution is therefore to import from the United States or Japan.

Nevertheless, Google should soon complete its Pixel 6 lineup with a newcomer: the Pixel 6a . The company has already confirmed the existence of the device via a coloring book sent to members of Pixel Superfans, a VIP group dedicated to “pixel lovers”.

According to early rumors shared by reputable leaker OnLeaks, the Pixel 6a would be powered by the same SoC Tensor as the Pixel 6 and 6 Pro . Which would make it one of the most powerful mid-range smartphones on the market. Regarding the design, it would be very similar to that of the Pixel 6, with the difference that the Pixel 6a would carry a 6.2″ panel against 6.4″ for its elder. While Google has yet to confirm the date, many leakers agree that Google will introduce the Pixel 6a on May 26, 2022 alongside the Pixel Watch , its new smartwatch.

Source: 9To5Google



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