The latest version of Google Camera has made it possible to learn more about the photo functions of the following Google smartphones, the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 XL.
As is the case every year, Google, at the beginning of the next school year, should introduce its new range of smartphones, and Google Pixel 6 et Pixel 6 XL. If we can actually figure out the hardware design after the various leaks, this time it’s Google that gave some information about it in spite of itself.
As reported by 9to5Google, the recent update of the Google Camera app already makes it possible to learn more about the two smartphones. By searching the code of the APK file, the site specialized in Google News was able to discover some of the technical characteristics of the APK file. Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 XL.
Logically, the leading position is given to the characteristics of the various photo modules of smartphones. This is particularly the case for video posts, especially portraits. The Google Camera update already indicates that big model It will allow 4K shooting for selfies, a feature that won’t be allowed on the classic Pixel 6. In terms of video, the two smartphones should be able to increase the zoom x7 during videos up to 60fps. This is a two-step increase on the Google Pixel 5, which is limited to 5x video zoom.
Telephoto lens with 5x zoom on Pixel 6 XL
One of the main novelties of the Google Pixel 6 and Google Pixel 6 XL should relate to the image module and the presence of a telephoto lens. While the Pixel 5 was satisfied with a software function called “High Resolution Zoom”It’s a true telephoto lens with 5x optical zoom that should be integrated into the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 XL. So it should be one of the three cameras built into the back of the two smartphones, probably next to the main wide angle and ultra wide angle.
In addition to these properties for photos and videos, the Google Camera application also provides some information about the identification of the screens of the two smartphones. According to information highlighted by 9to5Google, the Pixel 6 should benefit from a Full HD display while the Pixel 6 XL – or Pixel 6 Pro – will have a panel with a slightly higher definition of 1440p.
Finally, the Photos app says there is a “front torch” on top. It could be a real flash for selfies, if only it was just a feature to turn the screen white to light up the face as it was until now.
We should know more about the Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 XL in the coming months. In September or October, Google should officially present its new smartphones, marking the release of Android 12.