Google Pixel 6 Professional unlock date, rumours, options and specifications

(Pocket-lint) – Rumours surrounding the following Google telephones have actually picked up tempo in the previous couple of months. The corporate is alleged to be running at the (*9*)Google Pixel 5a 5G, which it has showed itself, in addition to the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Professional.

You’ll learn all of the rumours surrounding the Pixel 5a 5G in our separate function and we actually have a (*5*)function for the Pixel 6, however right here we’re that specialize in the Pixel 6 Professional.

Unlock date and worth

  • October 2021
  • Most probably flagship worth

Google normally unearths its Pixel instrument within the latter part of the 12 months, in most cases in October. All through its (*18*)I/O Developer Convention, Google stated “fall” for the Pixels expose so we might pencil in October for this 12 months too, for now.

Relating to worth, the Pixel 3 and 3 XL and the (*6*)Pixel 4 and 4 XL all sat in the similar worth bracket as flagship smartphones. The Pixel 5 in the meantime, used to be centered on the mid-range relating to worth.

It is not lately transparent what Google will do relating to worth this 12 months, regardless that it would not be sudden to look the Pixel 6 round the similar worth because the Pixel 5 and the Pixel 6 Professional costlier.


  • Distinguished horizontal digicam housing
  • Triple digicam
  • Punch hollow entrance digicam
  • Daring color choices

A number of renders have seemed on-line of the Google Pixel 6 Professional, all appearing reasonably a large departure from earlier Pixel gadgets. It seems like it’ll observe a equivalent design to the Pixel 6 however function three lenses at the rear in comparison to two.

There seems to be a punch hollow entrance digicam centralised on the most sensible of the exhibit, and the display screen is alleged to be moderately curved on the edges and have an (*12*)below exhibit fingerprint sensor.

At the again, it seems like there shall be a big, slim sticking out digicam housing that spans the width of the telephone, isolating two colors. It additionally seems like Google is choosing vivid and impressive color choices, which can also be noticed in the newest (*17*)Android 12 device too. The orange type noticed in leaks is alleged to be extra peach than red, and it is claimed there’s a inexperienced, black and silver choice too.

Some rumours additionally urged an under-display entrance digicam, however we do not assume that can occur for this 12 months’s type. 


  • 6.67-inch exhibit
  • Curved display screen
  • Quad HD+, 120Hz?
  • Beneath-display fingerprint sensor

In line with rumours, the Google Pixel 6 Professional can have a 6.67-inch exhibit, making it moderately better than the Pixel 5’s display screen. It is also better than the Pixel 4 XL, which had a 6.3-inch exhibit.

We would be expecting to look a Quad HD+ solution at the Pixel 6 Professional, in addition to a 120Hz refresh charge, enabling it to compete with the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S21 and (*19*)S21+, and the OnePlus 9 Professional, regardless that not anything is showed as but.

As discussed above, an under-display fingerprint sensor is said for the Pixel 6 Professional and it’s claimed the exhibit shall be moderately curved on the edges.  

{Hardware} and specifications

  • Google personal chip or Qualcomm Snapdragon
  • UWB generation
  • 5G connectivity

It is been claimed Google is operating by itself system-on-chip, recognized internally as Whitechapel. It sounds as if the corporate is operating with Samsung at the chip and it’ll be offering a equivalent efficiency to Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 700 collection. It is also been stated uncooked efficiency will sit down between the Snapdragon 865 and 888 regardless that.

It is not transparent if the chip will cross into the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Professional, or if the Professional type would possibly go back to Qualcomm’s flagship Snapdragon {hardware}, which might lately be the 888.

There is lately no rumours surrounding RAM or garage choices, regardless that it is anticipated that the Pixel 6 Professional shall be a (*14*)5G instrument and have ultra-wideband generation. The Pixel 6 is alleged to be coming with a 5000mAhh battery capability, so we might be expecting the similar at the Professional type if now not upper if that is correct.


  • Triple digicam
  • 4K entrance digicam?
  • Evening Sight

In line with the renders, the Pixel 6 Professional can have a triple rear digicam. Rumours have stated there shall be a 50-megapixel major digicam, coupled with an extremely wide-angle digicam and an 8-megapixel 5x telephoto lens. Not more specifics on what the make-up of the cameras had been published but regardless that.

Different rumours have urged the entrance digicam may off 4K video recording and it is most probably we will be able to proceed to look options like Evening Sight. It is also been claimed there shall be a gimbal-like stable digicam mode and massive enhancements to video recording.

Google Pixel 6 Professional rumours: What is came about thus far?

Here is the whole thing now we have heard in regards to the Pixel 6 thus far. 

28 Would possibly 2021: Extra Google Pixel 6 and 6 Professional digicam main points leak out

Leaker FrontTron claimed on Twitter that the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Professional would function a bigger Samsung digicam sensor, a gimbal-like stable cam mode and massive video recording enhancements.

25 Would possibly 2021: Extra Google Pixel 6, 6 Professional and 5a 5G main points published in leak

(*4*)Max Weinbach mentioned the efficiency of Google’s Whitechapel chip on a podcast, at the side of revealing any other main points.


21 Would possibly 2021: Google Pixel 6 Professional’s radical design rendered as soon as once more

(*8*)Serial leaker OnLeaks shared some Pixel 6 Professional renders, following at the renders printed by way of Jon Prosser. They display a equivalent design however be offering some extra main points, together with rhe 6 Professional’s displays dimension and a couple of extra angles.

19 Would possibly 2021: Pixel 6 type numbers came upon in Android 12 Beta

Information about unreleased gadgets had been exposed within the Android 12 Beta.

18 Would possibly 2021: Google introduced Android 12 at Google I/O

Google introduced Android 12 throughout its I/O developer convention, revealing an enormous redesign. The corporate additionally referenced “fall” for the Pixels release, in addition to hinting that we might see UWB in a long run Pixel handset.

14 Would possibly 2021: Google Pixel 6 and 6 Professional renders display radical trade in design

Jon Prosser printed some renders of the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Professional, in collaboration with with @RendersbyIan. In line with Prosser, the renders had been created in line with precise images of the actual product, now not from schematics.

6 Would possibly 2021: Pixel 6 to function customized ‘Whitechapel’ chip?

Additional proof suggests Google is operating on customized Whitechapel chip that can cross into the Pixel 6.

4 Would possibly 2021: Pixel 6 may rival iPhone 12 by way of providing UWB connectivity

XDA’s Mishaal Rahman shared on Twitter that Google is experimenting with UWB strengthen on an upcoming instrument codenamed Raven, which may well be the Pixel 6. 

30 April 2021: Google is operating on UWB connectivity, in all probability for Pixel 6 circle of relatives reported that Google used to be experimenting with hanging UWB generation into its Android {hardware}, speculating this might be discovered within the Pixel 6 telephones.

5 April 2021: Pixel 6 could be powered by way of a Google-designed ‘GS101’ processor

(*3*) claimed Google is creating two telephones with an Arm-based “GS101” processor, codenamed “Whitechapel”.

2 April 2021: Pixel 6 would possibly use Google-made chip as an alternative of Qualcomm processor

XDA Builders reported Google is operating on new GS101 silicon for its 2021 Pixel telephones. It stated: “The SoC will function a 3 cluster setup with a TPU (Tensor Processing Unit). Google additionally refers to its subsequent Pixel gadgets as “dauntless-equipped telephones”, which we consider refers to them having an built-in Titan M safety chip (code-named Fort).”

17 March 2021: Android 12 DP2 hints at a long run Pixel instrument with an under-display fingerprint scanner

XDA Builders reported recognizing proof in Android 12 code that means the Pixel 6 may include an under-display fingerprint scanner. 

9 March 2021: Google Pixel 6 prone to undertake focused hollow punch digicam, 4K selfie video dug into an replace to the Google Pixel digicam app that means the Pixel 6 may undertake centralised punch hollow digicam and strengthen 4K video recording.

18 February 2021: Android 12 code may give away some Pixel 6 options

XDA Developer’s Mishaal Rahman tweeted some options he discovered within the Android 12 developer code suggesting UI adjustments make it extra one-handed pleasant and there used to be some communicate of under-display fingerprint scanner strengthen along facial reputation too.

1 December 2021: Patent suggests under-display entrance digicam on long run Pixel telephone

(*2*)A patent for a long run Pixel telephone used to be noticed by way of Patently Apple appearing no visual entrance digicam.

Writing by way of Britta O’Boyle.