The Instagram post from Made By Google (@madebygoogle) shows the Pixel 6 smartphone with the latest Material You design by Google that will be introduced with Android 12. The post is accompanied by a caption that reads “Certified Pixel Lovers” — a play on Drake’s album. It shows Pixel 6 smartphones laid out in a 4×3 grid with each device sporting wallpapers in different colours. There are different clocks and widgets on each device. The dates on the Pixel smartphones read Tuesday 19 — which could be a hint at the series’ October 19 launch date (which is also a Tuesday). This corroborates a previous report that tips the announcement date for the Pixel 6 series. It should be noted that Google hasn’t officially announced a release date yet.
A video of the Pixel 6 smartphone was also shared on YouTube. This is also the first time the smartphone has been seen in users’ hands, rather than just rendered images. The video also shows the different colour options the Pixel 6 series would be available in — Pixel 6 Pro in Gold and White; Pixel 6 in Green and Orange.
The video mostly shows the back of the phone with its unique horizontally placed camera module. However, the display of the Google Pixel 6 series is briefly shown and it is visible with thin bezels on three sides and a comparatively thicker chin. It is also shown with a centrally placed hole-punch cutout for the selfie camera.