Google is about to step in the mid-range segment with its rumored device Pixel 3 Lite. After the search engine giant released the Pixel 3 and the Pixel 3 XL this year, several rumors about a mid-range device came across different sources. But none of them convincingly claimed anything. However, some pictures of a new Google phone have surfaced internet flaunting full design of the device with some other rumors showing the whole spec sheet. And this time sources are calling this leaked smartphone as Google Pixel 3 Lite- the new mid-range device.
Google Pixel 3 Lite Rumored Design
Coming from the same source that leaked Google Pixel 3 XL pictures way before its launch rozetked.me, the Pixel 3 Lite design follows the similar path as of Google Pixel 3. The only color of the device shown in the pictures is white that rocks a fluorescent yellow power key. However, volume rockers are kept white.
Supposedly called Pixel 3 Lite, this new smartphone features a glossy texture at the rear panel with a single camera and the LED flash. Flaunting the design from all angles, the new Google phone will not have a glass back cover unlike Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. Seems like Google has gone with a glossy plastic that can cut down the cost a bit. The phone also has a fingerprint sensor asking with the rear camera. According to these pictures, the Google Pixel 3 Lite will probably follow the design lines of Pixel 3 more rather than the Pixel 3 XL, which implies that it will not come with a dual selfie camera setup.
Google Pixel 3 Lite Rumored Specs
Apart from the leaked pictures, leaks on Geekbench also revealed the full spec list of the device. The website confirmed that Google Pixel 3 Lite will have the rapidly disappearing 3.5mm audio jack. It will reportedly have the Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 chipset, coupled with a 4 GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage with an option to extend the storage through internal storage.
The listing also revealed that the new Google smartphone will flaunt a 5.56-inch IPS LCD display with 2220×1080 pixels of screen resolution. The device is rumored to have a 2,915 mAh battery to support that big battery.
The reports from the benchmarking site further revealed that the front camera of the Google Pixel 3 Lite will be an 8MP sensor whereas the rear side of the device will have a 12MP snapper. As expected, the device will have the latest Android 9 Pie out-of-the-box.
Google Pixel 3 Lite Rumored Prices and Launch
Google has not revealed any information whatsoever about the device. According to the rumors, Google might uncover the device in the first quarter of 2019. The expected price of the device might be around $400-$500 i.e. INR 28,700- INR 35,900. This reveals that the Google Pixel 3 Lite will be competing for head to head with the likes of OnePlus 6T and Huawei smartphones.