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Google Pixel Fold 2 tipped to get bigger displays than its predecessor; Know what’s coming

Google Pixel Fold 2 may get a bigger display than its predecessor, the Google Pixel Fold. Know what’s coming.

| Updated on: Mar 14 2024, 17:10 IST
Google Pixel Fold coming! Check best alternatives- Galaxy Z Fold4, Tecno Phantom V Fold, more
Google Pixel Fold
1/5 Google is all set to enter the foldable phone segment with its Pixel Fold which will be launching on May 10. Ahead of the Google I/O 2023 event, which is scheduled for Wednesday, May 10, the company has provided an official look at the Pixel Fold. In the small video shared, we can see the Pixel Fold in white colour, starting with the triple rear camera setup and shiny hinge. The footage also shows the foldable in opened and closed state. We can see how thin the Pixel Fold is and the inner screen. (Google)
Google Pixel Fold
2/5 According to a tipster named Debayan Roy (@Gadgetsdata), the Google Pixel Fold is expected to hit the market at USD1799 or Rs. 148000. The phone is likely to get a 5.8 inch cover display and a 7.69 inch inner display along with triple rear camera setup (48MP main camera+ 10.8MP ultra wide+ 10.8MP telephoto), dual speaker, and more. Powered by Tensor G2, the phone will run on Android 13 and is expected to weigh 283 grams. Also, it is being said that the Pixel Fold can get a bigger battery of 4500mAh along with a 20W charger. Check the alternatives of Pixel Fold below. (Google)
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3/5 Samsung Galaxy Z Fold4: Currently available for Rs. 164999 on Flipkart, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold4 runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset and gets a 7.6 inch Full HD+ Display along with a triple rear camera set up of 50MP + 12MP + 10MP  and a 10MP front camera. the phone also houses a 4400mAh battery. (HT Tech)
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4/5 Tecno Phantom V Fold 5G: The 12GB RAM and 256GB storage variant of the Tecno Phantom V Fold 5G is currently priced at Rs. 88888 on Amazon under its Summer Sale deal. Running on MediaTek’s flagship Dimensity 9000+ 5G chipset, the phone gets a 6.42 inch display, along with a 50MP main rear camera and a 5000mAh Battery. (HT Tech)
Google Pixel Fold
5/5 Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3: Currently available for Rs. 125900 on Flipkart, the Galaxy Z Fold3 runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Octa-Core chipset. The phone gets a triple rear camera setup of 12MP each and a front camera of 10MP and also houses a 4400mAh battery. (Samsung)
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Check out what’s coming with Google Pixel Fold 2. (Google / Twitter)

The foldable smartphone market is significantly growing with more brands such as OpenPlus, Oppo, and others joining the race. Now, Google has been rumored to start working on the Pixel Fold 2 for a long time. The second generation of the Google Fold is expected to get some major improvements in comparison to the Pixel Fold. In a recent leak, a tipster shared the expected display sizes of the Pixel Fold 2. Let's have a look at what the new rumors say about the device.

Google Pixel Fold 2

According to a 9To5Google report, the Pixel Fold 2 was previously rumored to receive a bigger 6.4-inch outer display. However, a recent leak claims that the outer display may come in a 6.29-inch size, which is smaller than the previously anticipated but still bigger than its predecessor, the Google Pixel Fold. Tipster Ross Young shared an X post claiming that the inner display of the device may feature an 8.02-inch. The post said, “The leaks on the Pixel Fold 2 don't have the display sizes right. 8.02" for the foldable display and 6.29" for the cover display. Panel production starts in April! It is coming.”

Also read: Google Pixel Fold 2 leaks showcase thinner bezels and a new camera layout

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GSMArena reported that the Google Pixel Fold 2 may arrive in the summer with panel production expected to start from April. Apart from screen sizes, the device will likely get a new camera island design and a different aspect ratio. Additionally, the Pixel Fold 2 may be powered by Google's in-house Tensor G4 processor. This year, we may see a complete overhaul in terms of design and sizes and the company may focus on improvements from the the first generation of Google Fold. The first fold was announced in May 2023, therefore, the second generation will likely be announced near the same timeline.

Also read: Google Pixel Fold bug fixes rolled out

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First Published Date: 14 Mar, 17:10 IST