In this article we are going to show you a comparison between the Google Pixel 7a and the iPhone 14, two of the most popular smartphones on the market. We are going to analyze its main features, such as design, screen, performance, camera and battery, so that you can decide which one best suits your needs and preferences.
Google Pixel 7a and iPhone 14 screen to screen
The Google Pixel 7a has arrived with features that remind us of the original Google Pixel 7, which is one of the most recommended high-end mobiles. So, in principle, it has nothing to envy to Apple’s iPhone 14, so we are going to investigate its specifications to clear up the mystery.
Design and screen
The Google Pixel 7a has a very different design than the iPhone 14. The Pixel 7a has a plastic body with a matte finishwhile the iPhone 14 has a aluminum frame and a glass back. In addition, Google’s phone is slightly larger and heavier than Apple’s, with dimensions of 152.4 x 72.9 x 9mm and a weight of 193gcompared to the 146.7 x 71.5 x 7.8mm and the 172g iPhone 14.
The Pixel 7a’s display is a 6.1-inch OLED with a resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels and a 90Hz refresh ratewhich means that it offers smoother and sharper graphics than the screen of the iPhone 14, which it’s also a 6.1-inch OLEDbut with a resolution of 2532 x 1170 pixels and a 60Hz refresh rate. Both screens have a notch at the top to house the front camera, but the one on the Pixel 7a is smaller and more discreet than the one on the iPhone 14.
The Pixel 7a features the Google Tensor G2 chip, which was designed specifically for the Pixel series and offers enhanced artificial intelligence, machine learning, and speech recognition. Its performance allows it to cope with applications and games of all kinds, although it is below the iPhone 14 in terms of limitations techniques.
The latter equips the chip A15 Bionicwhich debuted with the iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max, so the power at the highest level it is guaranteed.
As for the battery, the Pixel 7a has a capacity of 4,385mAhMeanwhile he iPhone 14 has a capacity of 3,279mAh. Both phones have fast and wireless charging, but the first one has an advantage: its battery adapts to how you use the phone and optimizes consumption to last longer.
Besides, the battery duration It is somewhat higher in the mobile developed by Google, although it should be noted that the A15 Bionic chip manages energy well.
The Pixel 7a has a dual rear camera system, made up of a 64MP main camera with aperture and an ultra wide angle of 12MP. The Pixel 7a boasts of having an improved camera compared to the Pixel 6a, with a 72% larger sensor and a night mode twice as fast.
The iPhone 14 also has a dual rear camera system, but made up of a 12MP main lens and a 12MP ultra-wide angle. This smartphone stands out for its portrait mode, its intelligent HDR and its video recording in Dolby Vision quality in cinematic mode.
When taking photos, both get excellent results, even at night. However, the quality when making recordings puts the iPhone 14 a step above the Google Pixel 7a.
At the operating system level, the Google Pixel 7a incorporates Android 13 in its pure version without customization layers. In addition, it already has the possibility of downloading the Android 14 beta and is part of the select group of mobiles that receive the updates in the first place. This during a 3 year support term and 4 security patches.
Instead, the iPhone 14 has iOS 16 and expects to receive support from operating system updates for 6 years approximately. A long-term bet like no other.
The Google Pixel 7a is a mid-range phone, so it makes sense that it would be much cheaper than the iPhone 14. The Pixel 7a is priced at 509 euroswhich makes it a great candidate for our list of the best devices on the market.
He iPhone 14 has the typical Apple price what is expected The base model costs 1,009 euros at launch, but it is possible to find it on sale for 899 euros, which makes it the less accessible of the two. The difference is almost 400 euros, which can be decisive for many users. It all depends on whether you are looking for a premium mobile in the long term and your budget, but anyone is up to the task of carrying out demanding activities and taking incredible photos.