above.phone

The first release of above.phone that installs CalyxOS on an unlocked Pixel3a. We offer pre-installation of apps & utilities.

When you use a phone with CalyxOS:

  • you are empowered by the combined expertise of the Internet privacy community
  • ‘de-googled’ Android - does not put your data in google’s cloud or constantly report your location to google
  • you can make encrypted phone calls directly, using the built-in integration for Signal and WhatsApp calls
  • you are warned when you make or receive an unencrypted phone call
  • text messages are encrypted and a timer can be set so they disappear
  • advertising and trackers blocked via DuckDuckGo Browser and DuckDuckGo as default search provider
  • web browsing is anonymized via Tor Browser
  • built-in free “Virtual Private Network” services from trusted organizations protect you from being spied on
  • your phone is receiving regular, timely, automatic security updates
  • your data is backed up with strong encryption to your personal cloud server or to USB storage
Operating system Android 11 (Pie)1
Display
  • Fullscreen 5.6 in (142.2 mm) display
  • FHD+ (2220 x 1080) OLED at 441ppi
  • 18.5:9
  • Always-on Display
  • Now Playing

Characteristics

  • 100,000:1 super contrast ratio
  • True black level
  • Full 24-bit depth or 16 million colors
  • D67 Whitepoint
Cameras Rear Camera

  • 12.2MP dual-pixel
  • 1.4μm pixel width
  • Autofocus with dual pixel phase detection
  • Optical + electronic image stabilization
  • f/1.8 aperture
  • Field of view: 76°

Rear Camera Video

  • 1080p @ 30fps, 60fps, 120fps
  • 720p @ 30fps, 60fps, 240fps
  • 4K @ 30fps

Front Camera

  • 8MP
  • 1.12μm pixel width
  • ƒ/2.0 aperture
  • Fixed focus
  • Field of view: 84°

Front Camera Video

  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 720p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
Processors
  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 670
  • 2.0Ghz + 1.7Ghz, 64Bit Octa-core
  • Adreno 615
  • Titan M Security module
Memory & storage Memory

4GB LPDDR4x RAM

Storage

  • Internal storage: 64GB2
  • Unlimited online storage for photos and videos3
Dimensions & weight
  • Length: 6.0 in (151.3 mm)4
  • Width: 2.8 in (70.1 mm)4
  • Height: 0.3 in (8.2 mm)4
  • Weight: 5.2 oz (147 g)4
Colors
  • Just Black
  • Clearly White
  • Purple-ish5
Media & audio Media

  • Stereo speakers
  • 2 mics
  • Noise suppression

Audio

  • Bluetooth 5.0 + LE
  • Wireless HD audio with Qualcomm® AptX™ and AptX HD™ audio codecs supported
  • 3.5mm audio jack
Battery & charging
  • 3000 mAh battery
  • USB Type-C 18w adapter with USB-PD 2.0
  • 18w fast charging6

Up to 7 hours of use with 15 minutes of charge7

Wireless & location Wireless

  • Wi-Fi 2.4G + 5GHz 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2x2 MIMO8
  • Bluetooth 5.0 + LE (HD codecs: AptX, AptX HD)
  • NFC
  • Google Cast

Location (US/Puerto Rico)

  • GPS
  • GLONASS

Location (Other countries)

  • GPS
  • GLONASS
  • BeiDou
  • Galileo
Network9 Global

  • 3xCA, 2x2 MIMO
  • Supports CAT 11 (up to 600Mbps download), CAT 5 (up to 75Mbps upload)
  • GSM/EDGE: Quad-band (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
  • UMTS/HSPA+/HSDPA: Bands 1/2/4/5/8

Verizon

  • CDMA EVDO Rev A: BC0/BC1/BC10
  • LTE: Bands 1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/13/17/20/25/26/28/32/38/40/41/66

North America

  • CDMA EVDO Rev A: BC0/BC1/BC10
  • LTE: Bands B1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/13/14/17/20/25/26/28/29/30/38/40/41/66/71
  • eSIM10

Japan

  • UMTS/HSPA+/HSDPA: All global bands and 6/19
  • LTE: Bands 1/2/3/4/5/8/12/13/17/18/19/21/26/28/38/41
  • FeliCa

Europe (including UK) & Asia Pacific (except Japan)

  • CDMA EVDO Rev A: BC0/BC1/BC10
  • LTE: Bands 1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/13/17/20/25/26/28/32/38/40/41/66
  • eSIM10
Sensors
  • Active Edge™11
  • Pixel Imprint: Back-mounted fingerprint sensor for fast unlocking
  • Proximity / Ambient light sensor
  • Accelerometer / Gyrometer
  • Magnetometer
  • Barometer
  • Android Sensor Hub
  • Haptics
Ports
  • USB-C™ USB 2.0
  • Single Nano SIM
  • 3.5mm audio jack

USB Type-C and USB-C are trademarks of USB Implementers Forum.

Materials
  • Polycarbonate unibody
Other
  • AR Core Supported
  • Hearing aid compatibility rating: M3/T3 HAC12
$300.00