The Google Pixel 4a was launched on 3rd August 2020 and is available for shipping from 20th August 2020. The phone was just recently released and it’s already the best selling smartphone on Amazon and other major online stores.
The Google Pixel series consists of some of the most secure smartphones in the world and it’s probably why everyone wants to get one. They are also known for having one of the best camera hardware on a smartphone. These are the Google Pixel 4a specs in Kenya, including prices and availability.
Goole Pixel 4a Specs and Prices in Kenya
The Pixel 4a sports a 5.1 inches OLED display with a 1080 x 2340 screen resolution. The display has a 19:5:9 Aspect ratio and a total pixel density of 443 pixels per inch. The phone has an 83.3 % screen to body ratio. For the screen protection, the phone utilizes the Corning Gorilla Glass 3 technology.
The Google Pixel 4a also comes with the Always-on-display feature, also known as the Ambient Display or the Active Display. This is where the phone display shows limited information while the phone is asleep. It mostly shows time and date.
Software & Hardware
The Pixel 4a runs on Android 10 out of the box. The Pixel series doesn’t come with any fancy launchers. Instead, it just uses the basic android look.
Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G chipset which comes with an Octa-core processor with a 2.2 GHz base frequency. As for the graphics processor, the phone utilizes the Adreno 618 GPU. Remember, Adreno GPU’s are better in gaming than GPU’s found in MediaTek chipsets.
The Google Pixel 4a ships with 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage. There are no other models. There’s also no memory card slot onboard. Probably because 128 GB of internal storage is quite enough hundreds of apps and videos.
The Pixel 4a sports a single 12 MP camera at the back. This setup is also quite common in iPhones. The 12 MP camera on Pixel 4a has an f/1.7 aperture. There’s an Led flash next to the lenses. The camera can shoot videos at the following resolution and fps respectively; 4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps/60fps/120fps
At the front, the phone utilizes a single 8 MP shooter which is located at the top left corner of the display. This is because the phone sports the punch-hole design for the selfie camera. It can shoot 1080p videos at @30fps.
The Pixel 4a is powered by a 3140 mAh battery with an 18W fast charging capability. The battery is Non-removable. The phone also comes with the much-preferred USB Type-C.
4G Connectivity, Fingerprint Reader(rear-mounted), Wi-Fi 802.11, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, NFC, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity sensor, Compass, Barometer, 3.5 mm headphone jack, USB Type-C, Nano-SIM.
Google Pixel 4a prices & availability in Kenya
The Google Pixel 4a is not easily available in Kenya like any other smartphone brands. The phone might however be available from a few merchants but the most likely solution is importing the phone. The Pixel 4a goes for $349 which is around Ksh 35,000.