Google is one of the world’s largest manufacturers, but its flagship smartphones have so far not supported 5G in India. According to a new report, the Pixel 7, Pixel 7 Pro and Pixel 6A will now support 5G in India via the Android 13 QPR2 Beta 2 update. Google’s official statement also confirms when users will receive a stable update to support 5G.
Pixel 6a, Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro owners who have installed the latest Android 13 QPR2 Beta 2 update on their smartphones will be able to connect to Jio and Airtel 5G networks in India, according to a TelecomTalk report.
However, since this is a beta update, you may not want to install it on your primary device unless you have an urgent need for 5G. This is because beta updates usually have bugs that can affect the overall functionality of your smartphone, thereby impacting your daily workflow.
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If you don’t want to install the beta version, you’ll have to wait a few more months. “In an official statement sent to us, Google assures us that his 5G-ready OTA update is scheduled for his first quarter of 2023,” GSMArena said. increase. For those of you who don’t know, Google was supposed to roll out this update in December, but the company apparently missed the deadline by a significant margin.
In India, the Google Pixel 6a supports 19 5G bands and is the company’s most affordable 5G smartphone. Both the Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro support 22 5G bands. In related news to Google, the brand’s entire Pixel lineup through 2025 was recently leaked. The 2024 Pixel lineup is said to include the Pixel 8a, which will be a toned-down version of the Pixel 8 series due to debut later this year.