The Google Pixel three might have solely been launched just a few months in the past, however already rumors are beginning to emerge concerning the Google Pixel four. There are many issues we count on from the Pixel four, like that it’s going to most probably have a distinct design, an improved processor, extra digital camera options, and even perhaps slightly extra RAM.
The latest rumor concerning the Pixel four has to do with the telephone’s design. A sketch printed on Slashleaks claims to have the primary have a look at the Google Pixel four XL’s design, displaying off a hole-punch front-facing digital camera and a maybe a dual-sensor rear-facing digital camera on the again. There may be some doubt as to the legitimacy of the sketch, nevertheless, so remember the fact that it’s attainable the telephone will find yourself trying nothing like this.
If the picture leak does pan out, it will likely be a refreshing replace for the Pixel collection. The Pixel three supplied a quite massive brow and chin, whereas the Pixel three XL has a fairly large notch.
A earlier rumor concerning the Pixel four is that it may have significantly better twin SIM assist, in line with a Google engineer who posted feedback on code for the Android Open Supply Undertaking. In these feedback, the engineer famous that the gadget might have higher assist for twin SIMs, which is able to possible imply that the gadget will assist having the ability to join to 2 mobile networks without delay.
It’s not stunning to see Google add twin SIM assist for the Pixel four, however the way it finally ends up working could possibly be very completely different from earlier Pixel telephones. Each the Pixel 2 and the Pixel three have each an eSIM and a bodily SIM tray, however they’ll’t each be used on the identical time.
On the Google Pixel four, Google may embody two SIM card slots, or house for 2 SIM playing cards on the one tray — although that can nonetheless require just a few software program tweaks. Extra possible than that’s that Google would come with an eSIM, or an digital SIM that may be related to completely different networks by means of software program, on high of the bodily SIM tray.
Due to the truth that the Pixel 2 and three have already got each an eSIM and bodily SIM, it’s attainable the characteristic may roll out as a part of a software program replace — which might carry the performance to the older telephones. Google seems to be testing methods for inventory Android to deal with twin SIM playing cards. There are two methods the corporate may go about it. A kind of methods is named “Twin SIM Twin Lively,” wherein each SIM playing cards can be utilized at any time. The opposite is named “Twin SIM Twin Standby,” the place the second SIM isn’t at all times energetic, however can obtain calls and texts.
Twin SIM performance is comparatively necessary to lots of people, particularly people who journey loads. With a twin SIM, customers can maintain their common SIM put in of their gadget, whereas additionally connecting to a second native community to make use of whereas they’re in a distinct nation.
We’ll replace this text as we hear extra concerning the upcoming Google Pixel four.
Up to date on March 14, 2019: A sketch posted to Slashleaks claims to point out the Google Pixel four XL.