Pixel 5 vs Pixel 7 Pro

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The Pixel 5 launched in October 2020, and the Pixel 7 Pro launched two years later, in October 2022. The Pixel 5 launched with Android 11, and the Pixel 7 Pro launched with Android 13. Google has promised security update support for the Pixel 5 through at least October 2023, and for the Pixel 7 Pro through at least October 2028.

Price Comparison

Pixel 5 vs Pixel 7 Pro Pricing

Pixel 5 prices start at $124, which is cheaper than the Pixel 7 Pro low price of $559.

Specs Comparison

The key specs for the Pixel 5 include an always-on 6.0” display, 8GB of RAM, and 128GB of storage. The Pixel 5 also features the Titan M security module with Pixel Imprint and is powered by a Snapdragon 765G processor. To compare, the Pixel 7 Pro's key specs include an Edgeless Corning Gorilla Glass Victus back with a matte aluminum frame, a fingerprint-resistant coating, an always-on 6.7” display, 12GB of RAM, up to 512GB of storage, the Titan M2 security module, and a Google Tensor G2 processor. Both phones support 5G cellular connectivity, have an IP68 rating for dust and water resistance, have stereo speakers, and use USB-C for charging.

Size

Size Pixel 5 Pixel 7 Pro
Width 70 mm 2.8 inches
Height 145 mm 5.7 inches
Depth 8 mm 0.3 inches
Weight 151 g 5.3 ounces

The Pixel 5 measurements are as follows: 5.7” (H) x 2.77” (W) x 0.31” (D), with a weight of 5.3 ounces and a 6.0” display size. The measurements for the Pixel 7 Pro are as follows: 6.4” (H) x 3.0” (W) x 0.30” (D), with a weight of 7.5 ounces and a 6.7” display size.

Camera

Camera Pixel 5 Pixel 7 Pro
Primary 12.2 MP
Resolution 4032x3024

The Pixel 5 features a dual rear camera system, and the Pixel 7 Pro features a triple rear camera system. The rear camera on the Pixel 5 includes a 12.2MP dual-pixel lens and a 16MP ultra-wide lens. The rear camera on the Pixel 7 Pro includes a 50MP Octa PD Quad Bayer wide lens, a 12MP ultra-wide lens with autofocus, and a 48MP Quad Bayer PD telephoto lens. The Pixel 5 front camera is an 8MP camera with an 83-degree field of view, and the Pixel 7 Pro front camera is a 10.8MP camera with a 92.8-degree field of view. In addition to the better hardware, the Pixel 7 also has several features unavailable on the Pixel 5, such as Photo Unblur, Magic Eraser, Motion Mode, Real Tone, Face Unblur, and Panorama.

Screen

Display Pixel 5 Pixel 7 Pro
Resolution 1080x2340
Screen Size 151 mm 5.9 in
Pixels Per Inch 437 ppi ppi

The Pixel 5 features an always-on 6.0-inch FHD+ OLED display with 432 PPI, a resolution of 2340 x 1080, and Smooth Display with a refresh rate of up to 90Hz. The Pixel 7 Pro features an always-on 6.7-inch QHD+ LTPO OLED display at 512 PPI, with a resolution of 3120 x 1440, and a refresh rate of up to 120Hz. These display dimensions equate to a 19:5:9 aspect ratio on the Pixel 5 and the Pixel 7 Pro, and both displays have a contrast ratio of 1,000,000:1 and offer support for HDR. Otherwise, the Pixel 5 display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 6 cover glass, and the Pixel 7 Pro display is protected by scratch-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass Victus cover glass.

Battery

Battery Pixel 5 Pixel 7 Pro
Capacity 4000 mAh mAh
Longevity 48 hours hours
USB USB-C

The Pixel 5 is powered by a 4,080 mAh, and the Pixel 7 Pro is powered by a 5,000 mAh battery. Based on these battery capacities, Google promises all-day battery life for the Pixel 5, and a battery that can last beyond 24 hours for the Pixel 7 Pro. Both phones also have an Extreme Battery Saver mode to further extend the battery life. The Pixel 5 and the Pixel 7 Pro support fast wired charging and Battery Share, which allows you to wirelessly charge other devices such as Pixel Buds. Additionally, the Pixel 7 supports fast wireless charging.

Processing

Processor Pixel 5 Pixel 7 Pro
CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 765 5G SM7250-AA (Nairo)

Color Choices

Pixel 5

Available in 2 colors:

  • Black
  • Sage

Which Pixel 5 color should you buy?

Pixel 7 Pro

Available in 3 colors:

  • Hazel
  • Obsidian
  • Snow

Which color Pixel 7 Pro is the most popular?

Pixel 5 vs Pixel 7 Pro Colors

The Pixel 5 and Pixel 7 Pro have completely different color choices. The Pixel 5 offers two color choices: Black and Sage. The Pixel 7 Pro sports three different color choices: Snow, Obsidian, and Hazel.
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The Pixel 5 is available in two colors and the Pixel 7 Pro is available in three colors. The color options for the Pixel 5 are Just Black and Sorta Sage, and the color options for the Pixel 7 Pro are available in Obsidian, Snow, and Hazel.

Storage Options

Pixel 5

Choose from 1 storage option:

  • 128GB

Which Pixel 5 storage should I buy?

Pixel 7 Pro

Choose from 3 storage options:

  • 128GB
  • 256GB
  • 512GB

Which storage Pixel 7 Pro is the most popular?

Pixel 5 vs Pixel 7 Pro Storage

The Pixel 7 Pro introduces two new storage options not found on the Pixel 5: 256GB and 512GB. Both the Pixel 5 and Pixel 7 Pro share one storage option: 128GB.
Swappasaurus

The Pixel 5 is available in a single storage configuration, which is 128GB. The Pixel 7 Pro is available in three storage configurations, which include 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB.

Reviews

Pixel 5

38 reviews 4.8 stars

Pixel 7 Pro

No reviews at this time

Pixel 5 vs Pixel 7 Pro Reviews

The Pixel 5 is rated by users at 4.8 of 5.0 stars. Review data for Pixel 7 Pro is not available at this time.

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