It appears that several new camera features from the Pixel 4 won’t be heading to the Pixel 3 and 3a with Dual Exposure Controls and Live HDR not making the jump to the previous generation handsets.
Google Pixel 3a Stories October 21
Google Pixel 3a Stories October 17
Google’s Pixel 4 sure seems like the best in the series to date, but the company isn’t giving owners of its previous devices a break when it comes to trade-in values. Even if you have a maxed-out Google Pixel 3 XL that debuted just a year ago, the Google Store trade-in will only value your device at $295.
Google Pixel 3a Stories October 16
So we’ve seen the Pixel 4 officially break cover, with new colors, pricing, and most importantly, new features.
Google Pixel 3a Stories October 2
Since the original Pixel, Google only sold its phones unlocked or through Verizon Wireless. That changed this year with an expansion to T-Mobile, Sprint, and other carriers. However, it seems despite the low-cost Pixel 3a, sales of Google’s smartphones at Verizon make up just 5% of the carrier’s total.
Google Pixel 3a Stories September 30
Google Pixel 3a Stories September 3