While the Pixel 7 range is well and truly in the pockets right now, let’s not forget the more budget-friendly Pixel 6a. This budget-friendly device packs all your favorite Pixel features into a more affordable device. Now you can catch one for less than that.
during black friday, Google is giving £100 off the Pixel 6a, bringing the price down from £400 to £300. Plus, you’ll be able to find similar price drops from other online retailers.
This wallet-friendly smartphone features 5G, Google’s proprietary Tensor chipset, a 6.1-inch display with 60Hz refresh rate, a 12MP dual camera array on the back, and an 8MP selfie snapper. It comes with 6GB of RAM, 128GB of storage, and a 4,410mAh battery. There are 18W charging speeds, but no wireless charging on this device.
The Pixel 6a will also look familiar, as it uses the signature camera bar from its larger brothers in the Pixel 6 range. This brings the same amazing camera performance down to this much cheaper device — which means the smartphone can take some amazing photos. And with Google’s own silicon chips inside, you’ll have no problem performing in this budget option. We gave the Pixel 6a five stars out of five in our review.
But it’s not just the Pixel 6a on offer. Google has also knocked the price down on other products across its range.
Google Pixel Buds Pro – now £150
Google’s Pixel Buds Pro headphones are the company’s alternative to the AirPods Pro. The wireless earphones were launched earlier this year at a price of £180. But during Black Friday, the brand slashed £30 off the price. Could you Get a pair of Pixel Buds Pro for just £150 direct from Googleor from other retailers.
You’ll find the Pixel Buds Pro with rubber ear hooks and a wireless charging case that will remind you of EVE from WALL-E. The buds promise 11 hours of battery life, or 7 hours with ANC on. The wireless charging case can power it about twice as long, for a total of 31 hours of battery.
Feature-wise, the buds really shine with their “Pro” moniker. They pack active noise cancellation, a transparency mode, and an EQ that will automatically adapt to your ears. Additionally, it is IPX4 water resistant and gives you instant access to the Google Assistant. In our review, we give the Pixel Buds Pro an impressive four stars out of five.
Google Pixel Buds A-Series – now £80
If flagship earbuds are a bit too rich for your blood, after Black Friday, Google’s budget-friendly earbuds are even more friendly on your wallet! Instead of the retail price of £100, You can grab the earbuds for just £80.
Google’s budget wireless earbuds feature a touchpad on each bud, quick pairing, IPX4 water resistance, and 12mm dynamic drivers. The Pixel Buds A-Series promise a five-hour battery, with another 24 hours in the box — so you can listen to your heart’s content.
These earphones provide clear and balanced sound, and they perfectly match your Pixel smartphone. And of course, you can access the Google Assistant with a single touch! We gave the Pixel Buds four stars out of five in our review.
Chromecast with Google TV (4K) – now £40
And finally, we got to the smart home offering from Big-G. Chromecast with Google TV takes the Chromecast experience you know and love, and throws in the remote control for extra features. It retails for £60, but you can pick it up during Black Friday Score mini-Streamer for just £40 from Google.
With the added remote control, Chromecast finally gains an interface — Google TV. Movies and TV episodes from all your favorite apps and subscriptions are brought together in one place, which is really useful. The For You tab is your home screen and offers personalized recommendations across your subscriptions based on what you like.
The device gives you access to popular apps like Netflix and Disney +, as well as brand-specific apps like YouTube and Google Photos. And of course, you can still cast to the device, just like any other Chromecast! It scored five out of five stars in our review, so you can feel confident plugging this into your gogglebox.