Google Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G factory images and OTA images have been released on the Android developer website for the first time. These phones were launched earlier this month. Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G have not entered the Indian market and are limited to 5G markets such as Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Taiwan, the United Kingdom and the United States. These images have been published by Google for developers who constantly modify mods and appearances.
Google’s Android developer website has been updated to reflect the OTA and factory images of the two new phones (Google Pixel 5 and Google Pixel 4a 5G). The hardware name of Pixel 5 is “redfin”, while the hardware name of Pixel 4a 5G is “bramble”. Both the OTA image and the factory image of the two phones are released for the first time. Pixel 5 has two links-one link is for subscribers to the KDDI network in Japan, and the other link is for everyone else. Pixel 4a 5G only posted a link.
As mentioned earlier, these links are generally suitable for developers who often do a lot of software patching. For developers who encounter obstacles in the development or refresh of modified ROMs, these default images are always a fallback option. It is not suitable for regular smartphone users, they should stick to the regular wireless way to receive updates.
Both Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G SoC and contain Titan M security chip. These phones have dual cameras on the back, and an 8-megapixel selfie camera in the perforated cutout on the front display. Both phones have 128GB of onboard storage space and cannot be expanded via a microSD card. The Google Pixel 5 starts at US$699 (approximately Rs 51,400), while the Google Pixel 4a 5G starts at US$499 (approximately Rs 37,000).
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