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Google Pixel 7a
Google Pixel 7a
Google Pixel 7a
Google Pixel 7a
Google Pixel 7a
Google Pixel 7a
Google Pixel 7a

Informr score
The Google Pixel 7a currently has an Informr score of 8.5 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 85 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
2.85 GHz
2.85 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
64+ MP, f/1.9
64+ MP, f/1.9
4385 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...

Android Guys
Android Guys

The Pixel 7a is by far the best bang for the buck member of Google's smartphone family. For $450, this phone ticks almost every box you could want now. Reasonable size while still 6 inches, has great cameras, and finally wireless charging.

- Andrew Allen, Android Guys
The Shortcut
The Shortcut

Meet the new king of affordable Android phones: the Google Pixel 7a has been in my hands for a week and it’s finally up for pre-order at places like Best Buy for the very reasonable price of $499 for the unlocked handset. That’s $100 cheaper than the standard Google Pixel 7 I reviewed last year, and...

- Matt Swider, Kevin Lee, The Shortcut
Expert Reviews
Expert Reviews

On the surface, the Pixel 7a’s changes are few and far between but dig a little deeper and you’ll discover a wide range of improvements across the board, from battery life to cameras to software. All told, the Pixel 7a is one of the most well-rounded mid-priced handsets I’ve put to the test in a num...

- Nathan Spendelow, Expert Reviews

If you’re looking for an affordable smartphone, the Google Pixel 7a is an excellent choice. The latest in Google’s mid-range line blurs the lines between it and the flagship devices even more. Not only does it feature the same Google Tensor 2 chipset as the flagship 7-series devices, but it is also...

- Jason Bouwmeester, Techaeris
The Wirecutter
The Wirecutter

The Pixel 7a has a higher price tag than Google’s budget phones usually do, but offers more features for the cost. The 7a has a better display, an improved camera, face unlock, and Google’s custom Tensor G2 processor in a plastic body. It’s not as premium as a flagship Pixel, but you get plenty for...

- Roderick Scott, Ryan Whitwam, The Wirecutter

Prices (Where to Buy)

Common Questions

Google Pixel 7a prices will vary depending on retailer, age, special offers and whether or not it's purchased with a service plan. If purchased with a 2 year service contract for example, you would likely pay much less for the phone itself up front. Google's suggested retail price is $499.00. You can compare Pixel 7a prices from around the web here on The Informr.

Google backs up the Pixel 7a with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Pixel 7a has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Google support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Google's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The Google Pixel 7a's screen size is 6.1 inches with 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution.

2.85 GHz

There is a Google Tensor G2 (5 nm) Octa-core 2.85 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 13 operating system (OS).

64+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 64+ MP, f/1.9 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera useful for video chat and self portraits.

128 GB

Internal memory is 128 GB. No external card slot is available for expansion.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 4385 mAh battery. Google's performance ratings are 1287 minutes, 896 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

Pixel 7a Specs

Release Date May 10, 2023
Regions Available USA, Canada, United Kingdom
Operating System Android 13

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Processor Google Tensor G2 (5 nm) Octa-core 2.85 GHz
Internal Storage 128 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Yes
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 1.19 W/kg
Body: 0.99 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
5G, 4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM No
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax/6e
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot No
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
64+ Megapixels, f/1.9, Wide
13+ Megapixels, f/2.2, Ultrawide
Yes (Dual LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Image stabilization, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, HDR
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 60 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
13+ Megapixels, f/2.2, Ultrawide
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology OLED
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels
Pixel Density 429 pixels
Size 6.1 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, 90Hz refresh rate, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 4385 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging Yes
Fast Charging Up to 18 W
Video Playback Time Up to 1092 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to 896 minutes
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Up to 1287 minutes
Standby Time Up to 8.5 days
Mixed Usage Up to 1440 minutes
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Aluminium
Colors Coral, Sea, Charcoal, Snow
Dimensions [H x W x D] 15.2 x 7.1 x 1 cm (6 x 2.8 x 0.4 in)
Weight 6.8 ounces
Water Resistant / Waterproof Water Resistant
Rugged design No
IP Rating IP 67
Headset Jack No
External Speakers Stereo
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Additional Information

Minimum 5 years of security updates

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