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Google Pixel 8a alternatives: From OnePlus 12R to Nothing Phone 2a, check best devices

Check out the top 5 Google Pixel 8a alternatives from brands such as OnePlus, Nothing, Apple, and more.

By: AISHWARYA PANDA
| Updated on: May 19 2024, 22:33 IST
From Google Pixel 8a to Android 15, what to expect at Google I/O 2024
Google Pixel 8a alternatives: From OnePlus 12R to Nothing Phone 2a, check best devices
1/5 Google I/O 2024 time and place: Google has announced that its annual developer conference will kick off on May 14 at 10:30 PM IST or 10:00 AM PT. If last year's trend continues, it is likely to be held at the Shoreline Amphitheater at the Google HQ in Mountain View, California. (Google)
Google Pixel 8a alternatives: From OnePlus 12R to Nothing Phone 2a, check best devices
2/5 1. Artificial intelligence: During this year's conference, artificial intelligence (AI) could yet again take center stage, especially after Google already made several major AI announcements this year including Gemini and Gemma, its families of Large Language Models (LLMs). (Google)
Google Pixel 8a alternatives: From OnePlus 12R to Nothing Phone 2a, check best devices
3/5 2. Google Pixel 8a: Google is also likely to showcase its upcoming affordable smartphone, the Pixel 8a. It will be the latest entry into the Google Pixel 8 series which already has the Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro. In January, an alleged Pixel 8a retail box was spotted online which hints at a Pixel 8-esque design of the rumoured smartphone. (Representative Image) (Shaurya Tomer/HT Tech)
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4/5 Android 15: The Android 14 rollout began last year and more and more devices are getting it. What does this mean? We could potentially see some Android 15-related unveilings or announcements at Google I/0 2024, especially now that the Preview Phase 1 seems to have kicked off. (Unsplash)
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5/5 Other announcements: Apart from this, Google could also make announcements related to its other services including Gmail, Photos, Maps and Workspace. (Unsplash)
Google Pixel 8a alternatives: From OnePlus 12R to Nothing Phone 2a, check best devices
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Check out the list of Google Pixel 8a alternatives. (Google)

Products included in this article

Google surprisingly launched the Pixel 8a smartphone this month with some upgrades, AI features, and a Pixel 8-inspired design. While the smartphone checks all the boxes in terms of specifications and features, if you are confused about what similar devices you can get under the range or lesser, then we have curated a list of Pixel 8a alternatives. This will allow you to explore similar smartphones from top brands such as OnePlus, Nothing and others.

List of Best Selling Products

Product Ratings Price
OnePlus 12R (Iron Gray, 8GB RAM, 128GB Storage) 4.4/5 ₹ 39,998
(Refurbished) Nothing Phone (2a) 5G (Black, 8GB RAM, 256GB Storage) | Up to 16 GB RAM with RAM Booster | 6.7" Flexible AMOLED Display | 50MP (OIS) + 50MP | 32MP Front Camera | MediaTek Dimensity 7200 Pro Processor - Get Price
Pixel 8 5G, 8GB RAM, 128GB Storage (Rose) 3/5 Get Price
Samsung Galaxy A55 5G (Awesome Iceblue, 12GB RAM, 256GB Storage) | Metal Frame | 50 MP Main Camera (OIS) | Nightography | IP67 | Corning Gorilla Glass Victus+ | sAMOLED with Vision Booster 3.7/5 ₹ 45,999
Apple iPhone 14 (128 GB) - Blue 4.5/5 ₹ 62,800

Google Pixel 8a alternatives

OnePlus 12R: The new Oneplus 12R smartphone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset coupled with Adreno 740 GPU. It comes with some advanced camera functionalities and it is backed by a 5500 mAh battery which supports 100W fast charging. It runs on OxygenOS 14 based on Android 14.

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Nothing Phone 2a: The smartphone comes with a unique glype interface design, which makes it premium. The Phone 2a is powered by Mediatek Dimensity 7200 Pro processor paired with 8GB RAM and up to 256GB internal storage. The smartphone also offers ChatGPT integration to conduct complex tasks, making it an AI smartphone.

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Google Pixel 8: Google launched this smartphone last year in the premium market with exceptional AI features when it comes to photo editing. The smartphone is powered by the company's own Tensor G3 chipset. The smartphone comes with a dual camera setup which is considered to be one of the best camera smartphones in the market.

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Samsung Galaxy A55: The next Pixel 8a alternative is the Galaxy A55 which is equipped with an Exynos 1480 chipset to provide seamless performance. The smartphone comes with a triple camera setup including a 50MP main camera. Lastly, the Galaxy A55 offers storage up to 256GB.

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iPhone 14: The last smartphone in the list is the iPhone 14 which recently became one of the best-selling smartphones of the quarter in 2024. The smartphone is powered by Apple A15 Bionic chipset for smooth performance. The iPhone 14 features a 6.1-inch Super Retina XDR OLED which also supports Dolby Vision to improve your viewing experience.

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First Published Date: 18 May, 07:30 IST
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