The A-series’ finest feature is missing from the Pixel 6A

One of the best things about the Pixel A-series is that it offers the same top-notch camera as the main Pixel devices at a much lower price. A few years back, I purchased a Pixel 3A from Best Buy since it was in stock with in-store pickup, and it was one of the reasons.

Our go-to choice for years for the best inexpensive Android phone was the Pixel A series, and this was a major reason for that. All of the other features of the phone were decent, but the camera was exceptional. The Pixel 6A marks the end of that streak.

When compared to previous A-series phones, there is no camera hardware included in the 6A like there was in the Pixels 6 and 6. It’s also disappointing that there isn’t a headphone jack. The Pixel 6A, on the other hand, uses the same 12-megapixel sensor as the Pixel 5 and 5A, rather than the larger, 50-megapixel sensor.

As well to the Pixel 4 The Pixel 3 is also available. If you ask Google, they’d like the Pixel to be the phone that does all kinds of cool and useful things for its users.

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Sorry to hear that. Even more importantly, it tells us what the company plans to do with its gadgets moving ahead. To be clear, Google doesn’t want the Pixel to be known solely as the smartphone with the best camera in its class. There are a lot of things Google wants you to do with the Pixel, and it wants to make that happen.

This was very likely a foregone conclusion. A more difficult decision had to be taken in order to develop an affordable version of the phone, as the 6 and 6 Pro are more premium than the Pixel 4 or 5 before them. This is how Rick Osterloh, Google’s SVP of devices and services, characterized the problem.

Previously, the camera was a key element of that “core experience.” Tensor, Google’s own bespoke chipset, is now the operative term. With this processor, the Pixel 6 is able to make use of new software capabilities including enhanced speech recognition.

As a result, the entire Pixel 6 series can benefit from Google’s ability to build new features. It is clear that Tensor is Google’s top priority, and the camera is helping it. Not to mention that the two go hand in hand. Magic Eraser, one of the new software-based camera functions for the 6 and 6 Pro, was developed by Tensor, as was many other features.

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The camera hardware in Pixel phones has always been secondary to the software that makes them function so effectively. However, Google was unable to provide the 6A with the most recent hardware and software, so it increased its reliance on the latter.

If that’s the case, it may reflect our priorities as smartphone purchasers as well. When compared to four or five years ago, there isn’t as much of a difference between this year’s smartphone camera and last year’s. Furthermore, for many of us, the price difference between an excellent smartphone camera and an adequate one isn’t worth spending an additional $300 or $500 on.

This is a smart step, even if it makes me miss feeling like I was getting away with something when I bought Pixel 3A, which has a better camera. After using live speech recognition, Pixel 6A owners may be surprised by how good it really is. (It’s a great film.) According to Google’s wager, so be it!

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