Yearly Apple launches a brand new iPhone mannequin, a plethora of memes, reactions, tease flood social media. This yr was no totally different because the Cupertino-based tech big dropped the brand new iPhone 13 collection.
What made the iPhone 13 collection launch a bit extra particular was the ‘secret’ message from Apple’s shut rival Google.
The tech big tweeted concerning the Pixel 6 — its upcoming flagship smartphone — from the ‘nearly lifeless’ Nexus account. In accordance with a 9to5Google report, quickly after Apple launched the iPhone 13 on September 14, Google despatched a tweet from @googlenexus, merely saying “I’d look forward to #Pixel6.”
The final tweet Google had despatched out from the account was on October 16, 2017, about upgrading to Pixel 2. Nevertheless, Google stored replying to buyer assist mentions from the account till July 14, 2019. The verified account was then made personal later in 2019, the 9to5Google report added. The account’s banner picture directs customers to the brand new @madebygoogle deal with.
Google will launch the Pixel 6 later this yr, experiences mentioned. It should tackle the iPhone 13 within the flagship smartphone market. The Alphabet-owned firm just lately launched a teaser for the Pixel 6 with a ‘For All You Are’ tagline.
The collection will embody two fashions — Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Professional. Each can have a punch-hole design, an in-display fingerprint sensor, and a dual-tone rear panel. The lower-end mannequin can have a 4,614mAh battery, whereas the Professional mannequin will likely be powered by a 5,000mAh battery. The 5G smartphones will assist 33W fast-charging and Wi-Fi 6 and have Android 12 out of the field.
Whereas Google is but to verify the Pixel 6’s launch date, clock widgets within the teaser recommend the date to be October 19, the 9to5Google report mentioned. The corporate has thus far solely mentioned the telephones would arrive “later this fall”. Experiences additionally recommend that the telephones will be bought from October 28.