Obvious equipment manufacturer
The immediately obvious latest common ancestor of iPixels 6 & 6 Pro, much-lauded (as usual) by tech writers, seems to be TCL 10 Pro or TCL 10 Plus. The latter is hands down gorgeous in green, and I’d have traded iPixel 6 for it without second thought.
Do you want to bet who actually produces the new best stock Android devices in existence inside tech journalists’ heads?
Wireless charging, the desirable option of late, requires non-metal cases, so this leaves glass and plastic as design materials. Unfortunately, common folks, who, almost like magpies, often prefer catchy shiny handset countenances, find themselves trapped under a glassdoor, because plastic tends to be equalled with cheaper devices.