Wish to know the way Google’s Pixel 5 helps wi-fi charging regardless of a predominantly metallic physique? Google defined the essence of the way it works, however a video teardown at PBKReviews (through 9to5Google) has eradicated the thriller altogether. There’s a big cutout in the midst of the in any other case aluminum shell that lets the wi-fi charging coil work its wonders — the bio-resin plastic you see on the skin merely provides the phantasm of an uninterrupted floor.
The design is extra acquainted past that, with just a few twists. Google has tucked millimeter wave 5G antennas close to the quantity rocker and prime edge, and clips hold the display firmly connected to forestall a repeat of points with some Pixel 4 items. There could also be additional room for enchancment, although. iFixit famous that Google is utilizing a mainboard very similar to that on the Pixel 4, limiting the quantity of room for a bigger battery and different parts.