Google Pixel 7 vs iPhone 13: What to buy at Rs. 60000?

    Google Pixel 7 vs iPhone 13: Both of these flagship smartphones fall under the Rs. 60000 price tag. But which one offers the best value to a user? Find out.
    By: HT TECH
    | Updated on: Oct 18 2022, 17:54 IST
    Google Pixel 7, Pixel 7 Pro First Look: Google flagships are back in India
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    1/6 This is the Google Pixel 7, costing Rs. 59,999. The standard version has compact dimensions and a small display.  (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
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    2/6 Both the Pixel 7 models rely on the Tensor G2 chipset which promises better AI performance, faster overall processing and better power efficiency.  (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
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    3/6 And this is the Google Pixel 7 Pro, costing Rs. 84999. A larger display, larger battery, and a third zoom camera are the extras you get here. (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
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    4/6 The Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro uses Google's new Super Hi Res Zoom feature to improve magnification at all levels. The Pixel 7 Pro also gets a 5X optical zoom camera.  (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
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    5/6 The Pixel 7 gets a 6.3-inch OLED display with a refresh rate up to 90Hz, while the Pixel 7 Pro has a 6.7-inch 10Hz-120Hz OLED display. Face Unlock also comes to the Pixel 7 Pro. (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
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    6/6 The Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro are available in various shades of green, white and black.  (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
    Google Pixel 7 vs iPhone 13
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    Google Pixel 7 vs iPhone 13: Which one should you really be buying? (Canva)

    The Google Pixel 7 launched on October 6 and offers AI and machine learning based software which Google claims can enhance the user experience by quite a bit. The smartphone starts at Rs. 59999. But it is competing with the iPhone 13 which was one of the best selling devices of the last year and it still holds its value in 2022. And as an added bonus, it even costs Rs. 9 less and has been priced at Rs. 59990. If you'd rather prefer the iPhone 14, the you will have to pay extra because the smartphone starts at Rs. 79990. But coming back to these devices, when it comes to giving the user the best value in this price range, which smartphone is better? Read on to find out.

    Pixel 7 vs iPhone 13: Where lies the value?

    The iPhone 13 comes with a 6.1-inch OLED display with a 60Hz refresh rate. On the other hand, Google Pixel 7 comes with a larger 6.3-inch OLED display with a 90Hz refresh rate. However, iPhone 13 has a higher display density of 460 PPI whereas Pixel 7 has 413 PPI.

    iPhone 13 comes equipped with the Apple A15 Bionic chipset which has also featured in this year's iPhone 14. On the other hand, Pixel 7 has featured its Google Tensor 2 chipset. Both devices are paired with 128GB of storage space.

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    Coming to cameras, the iPhone 13 features a dual rear camera setup of a 12MP primary camera and a 12MP ultrawide camera. Pixel 7 gets a 50MP primary camera and a 12MP ultrawide sensor. Stylistically, the Pixel camera shots produce a high contrast punchy image whereas iPhone 13 gives a brighter but real-tone image.

    The iPhone 13 runs on iOS 16 (it comes with iOS 15 out of the box) and all the latest updates by Apple. The Pixel 7 comes with the latest Android 13 out of the box.

    The iPhone 13 gets ecosystem specific benefits such as iCloud, Face ID, Apple Music and Apple TV support and Pixel 7 gets Google One support as well as offline Google Siri support.

    The Google Pixel 7 launches tomorrow whereas the iPhone 13 is already available through both online and offline channels.

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    First Published Date: 18 Oct, 17:52 IST
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