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Google Pixel 3a review: Similar to Pixel 3 in many ways, but affordable

The Google Pixel 3a trades off some premium features of the Pixel 3 which tempers overall performance and utility, but these scale-downs are not noticeable in day-to-day usage

Khalid Anzar  |  New Delhi 

Around six years ago, when I used the Nexus 4 smartphone, manufactured by South Korean electronics major LG in partnership with search engine and software giant Google, my experience was generally good. The phone had a stock Android operating system, no bloatware, capable hardware, and a refreshing design.

Importantly, it was an inexpensive device — one of the reasons why I chose it over Samsung or HTC smartphones. In 2016, the Nexus programme was discontinued and replaced by Google’s flagship Pixel series. The Pixel-branded smartphones boast the best of hardware and ...

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