Mehul Robin Das07 Dec 2022, 10:20:00 IST
Rumors and leaks have been circulating about Google’s upcoming foldable smartphone for almost a year now. What was supposed to be Google’s Halo product, is ready for launch Next to the Pixel 7 seriesIt was pushed to Q4 2022 and then Q1 2023. Now, a new leak has surfaced about the Pixel Fold that sheds some light on its processing prowess.
Spotted by top tipster Mukul Sharma, a new Geekbench listing suggests that the Pixel Fold has been named Felix, and it will likely carry the same name around the time of the final public release. The leak also shows what Google’s Pixel Fold scored in the Geekbench benchmark.
– Mukul Sharma (@menus) December 6, 2022
The upcoming foldable smartphone from Google has a single-core score of 1047 and a multi-core score of 3257. The smartphone has an octa-core chipset clocked at 2.85GHz and paired with 12GB of RAM. Moreover, the listing reveals that the device will run on Android 13 operating system out of the box.
This is in line with previous leaks, which indicated that Google’s upcoming foldable device will be powered by Google’s internal Tensor G2 processor.
Although this particular leak did not reveal any details regarding the cameras or displays that the Pixel Fold or Google Felix will have, Previous leaks indicate that the foldable screen of the device is foldable It will resemble OPPO Find N on the front and Google Pixel 7 on the back. The Pixel Fold will also have a 7.58-inch main display that will be manufactured by Samsung. The front or outer screen will be a 5.8-inch panel, again, from Samsung.
As for the cameras, Google’s foldable phone will have at least three cameras. These include a 12.2MP primary camera with a Sony IMX363 sensor, a 12MP secondary camera with a Sony IMX386 sensor, and an 8MP selfie camera with a Sony IMX355 sensor.
For a change, Google has kept the Pixel Fold under wraps in a better way than it has on most recent launches. There has been no accidental leak of the device itself, so we really don’t know what the device looks like. Therefore, all details like screen dimensions and number of cameras are speculative and should be taken with a pinch of salt.
As for launch, the Pixel Fold, Pixel Notepad, or Google Felix — whatever Google ultimately decides to call the device — will launch sometime in 2023, possibly in the first quarter of the calendar. It is rumored that it will be launched along with the Pixel 7a.