Google’s ‘Pipit’ folding phone specs are suggested via the Geekbench listing; May come with Tensor SoC, 12 GB RAM

Deepak Gupta
Deepak Gupta January 7, 2022
Updated 2022/01/07 at 8:16 AM

A new Google collapsible smartphone codenamed “Pipit” was seen on Geekbench, sporting an octa-core processor. The company is said to be working on a collapsible smartphone that can feature its internal Tensor SoC, and the listing reveals it could come with 12GB of RAM. The smartphone is also listed to run on Android 12 on Geekbench. Google, which was previously working on launching a Pixel Fold smartphone last year, has yet to officially reveal any details of a folding device in progress.

THE listing for a new Google smartphone codenamed Pipit was identified on Geekbench earlier today by MySmartPrice. Gadgets 360 was able to independently verify the listing. According to the listing, Google’s smartphone is equipped with an octa-core processor with two performance cores clocked at 2.8GHz, two cores at 2.25GHz and four cores efficient at 1.8GHz. handset may feature the company’s recently released Google Tensor SoC from the Google Pixel 6 series, as the listing also mentions the presence of a Mali G78 GPU.

The Google Pipit smartphone listing on the Geekbench also states that the device has 12GB of RAM. The device has a single-core score of 4,811 points and a multi-core score of 11,349 points on the Geekbench 4 listing. By comparison, the latest Google Pixel 6 benchmark on Geekbench 4 lists the single-core score at 4,758 points and the multi-core score at 11,038 points. Gadgets 360 could not find a Geekbench 5 score for the Google Pipit smartphone.

Details of the company’s alleged folding device were uncovered by 9to5Google on Google Camera APK in November 2021. According to the publication, a Pixel smartphone code-named Pipit was seen with the older 12.2-megapixel IMX363 camera sensor (instead of the more recent GN1 sensor users on the Pixel 6 series) which was used on the company’s Pixel 3 smartphone. Pipit is touted as a foldable smartphone being developed by the company, as the report mentions a reference to the word “Folded” in the camera app. As mentioned earlier, Google has yet to reveal any plans for an upcoming collapsible smartphone.

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