Google Bonito is the internal codename of an Android smartphone that was rumoured to be launched by Google alongside the Pixel 3 and 3 XL. It was not announced at the 2018 event, but there are still speculations that the phone, expected to be called Google Pixel Mini, will still see the light of day.
From the name, this is expected to be a mid-range Google smartphone to cater to the more budget segment of the smartphone market.
Why A Google Pixel Mini?
Because the growing sector of the worldwide smartphone.market is the budget sector. That includes much of countries like China, India, Indonesia, Nigeria, Egypt, and South Africa.
Every Samsung, Xiaomi and Huawei is fighting for a slice of those markets. Even Apple has made half-hearted efforts to sell in this markets. Google cannot afford to be left out.
All About Google Bonito /
Google Pixel Mini
Not much is known of the Pixel Mini apart from the fact that it is powered by a Snapdragon 710 chipset.
Lastly, there just might be another device on the way beside Google Bonito/Google Pixel Mini. The codename “Sargo” has also been leaked, and suggests that the Bonito will not be swimming alone.