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The Pixel 7 will be unveiled this week, but if you’re looking for a new but cheaper phone, Amazon has a great deal on the Pixel 6a. Pick one up for just $349 for a savings of $100 (22 percent off), $21 cheaper than the lowest price to date. That’s a significant saving on a smartphone that came out just a couple of months ago.
If you are looking for a mid-range smartphone, the Pixel 6a is the best option. It offers the same Tensor chip as the Pixel 6 and 6 Pro, while giving you the purest Android experience possible. At the same time, you get excellent camera quality for the price, thanks to dual 12-megapixel rear cameras and an 8-megapixel front-facing sensor that delivers bright, colorful images and videos. It also comes with a distinctive design, a sharp 6.1-inch OLED display covered in Gorilla Glass 3, long battery life, IP67 water/dust protection, and more.
Of course, you don’t get everything available on flagships. The 60Hz refresh rate isn’t quite as smooth as the higher-end Pixels or Samsung’s A53. Storage is limited to 128GB, there’s no wireless charging, and Google dropped the headphone jack we love on the Pixel 5a, so you’ll need a dongle for wired audio. Still, at this new low price, there aren’t many other phones that can match it.