Google doubles smartphone sales with Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL

Alphabet Holding reported on the results of the second quarter of the fiscal year and a story about the success of Google, which

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So, Alphabet itself was able to increase by 40% the revenue of the “Other incomes” direction, which includes the hardware business of Google, as well as the cloud computing department.

With this, Google CEO Sundar Pichai(Sundar Pichai) said that the company in the second quarter more than 2 times increased sales of smartphones. Unfortunately, specific numbers Google does not like to call.

But it is obvious that the growth in sales was influenced by newPixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL, which have become simplified versions of the flagships and the cheapest "pixels". Also recently, the manufacturer has reduced the prices of Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL several times, which also had a positive effect on performance.

As a result, Alphabet's operating profit for the second quarter increased from $ 3.045 to $ 9.180 billion, and net profit from $ 3.195 to $ 9.947 billion. 99.5% of the holding's revenue is a merit of Google.