Vivo iQOO 7 vs Google Pixel 5 – Review, specifications and prices

The new Vivo iQOO 7 phone has a 3 camera setup with a main lens of 48 MP, Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 processor chipset and a battery of 4000 mAh. On other side, the Google Pixel 5 also has interesting features. The comparison for both models with new specs are detailed next.

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Specifications

Feature Vivo iQOO 7 Google Pixel 5
Phones specifications
Screen Display 6.62 in (inches) 6 in (inches)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G
Operating System OriginOS 11 for iQOO OriginOS 11 for iQOO
Resolution 1080 x 2400 pixels 1080 x 2340 pixels
RAM 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) 8 GB (gigabytes)
Storage 128 GB (gigabytes),256 GB (gigabytes) 128 GB (gigabytes)
Camera 48/13/13 MP 12/16 MP
Front Camera 16 MP 8 MP
Battery 4000 mAh 4080 mAh

Processor and Operating System

The Vivo iQOO 7 runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset and the processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.84 GHz Cortex-A78, 3 cores of 2.42 GHz Cortex-A78 and 3 cores of 1.8GHz Cortex-A55. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2840 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture. Running on OriginOS 11 for iQOO operating system.

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 is a better chipset processor than the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G.

Meanwhile, the Google Pixel 5 has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G, the second processor has a total of 8 cores composed by 1 core of 2.4 GHz Kryo 475, 1 core of 2.2 GHz Kryo 475 and 6 cores of 1.8 GHz Kryo 475. It has a maximum CPU frequency of 2400 MHz (megahertz). Some other special features include 64 bit architecture and Titan M security module. And it’s running on OriginOS 11 for iQOO OS system.

Graphics Processor (GPU)

The Vivo iQOO 7 is carrying a Qualcomm Adreno 660,840 MHz (megahertz) gpu in the interior and the Google Pixel 5 has the Qualcomm Adreno 620 graphics processor.

Battery

The Vivo iQOO 7 battery capacity is 4000 mAh which is a 2% (percent) less powerful than the 4080 mAh offered by the Google Pixel 5. Some features include Fast charging, Non-removable, 2x 2000 mAh batteries, 120W Super FlashCharge and Super FlashCharge.
The Google Pixel 5 battery include Wireless charging, Fast charging, Non-removable, Qi wireless charging and Wireless reverse charging.

Screen

The smartphone is using a AMOLED display with 1080 x 2400 pixels and a screen size of 6.62 in (inches).

Meanwhile the Google Pixel 5 is featuring a OLED display with 1080 x 2340 pixels and a screen size of 6 in (inches).

As we can see here, the Vivo iQOO 7 is a 10.3% bigger than Google Pixel 5 screen.
The main display features of both phones are detailed next:

Vivo iQOO 7 Google Pixel 5
103% NTSC 90 Hz refresh rate
120 Hz refresh rate Always-on Display
240 Hz touch sampling rate Capacitive
3D curved glass screen Corning Gorilla Glass 6
6000000:1 Multi-touch
Capacitive Scratch resistant
Hawkeye Display Enhancement 2.0
HDR10+
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
SGS Eye Care Display Certification

RAM Memory and storage

On the memory hardware side, the Vivo iQOO 7 is carrying a ram memory of 8 GB (gigabytes) or 12 GB (gigabytes) with some features like 2750 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR5 and Double channel.

The Google Pixel 5 is coming with a 8 GB (gigabytes) and it has some features like 2133 MHz (megahertz), LPDDR4X and Double channel.
In the basic edition, both phones have the same ram capacity of 8 gigabytes.

The maximum capacity offered by the Vivo iQOO 7 is 12 gigabytes ,which is a 50% bigger than the Google Pixel 5 with 8 gigabytes.

How much built-in storage space you can get for apps and saving photos, files and video? The Vivo iQOO 7 comes with or 128 GB (gigabytes) or 256 GB (gigabytes). In the basic edition, both phones have the same storage capacity of 128 gigabytes.

The max storage capacity offered by the Vivo iQOO 7 is 256 gigabytes ,which is a 100% more than the Google Pixel 5 with 128 gigabytes.

Google Pixel 5 gets you or 128 GB (gigabytes) of internal storage.

Rear Camera

The Vivo iQOO 7 rear camera setup is composed by 3 lenses of 48/13/13 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length 35 mm:26 mm , a pixel size of 0.8 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.8 f/2.5 f/2.2 respectively.

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Meanwhile the Google Pixel 5 rear camera comes with 2 lenses of 12/16 MP , the flash type is Dual LED , a focal length 35:28 mm , a pixel size of 1.4 µm (micrometers) and aperture lens of f/1.7 f/2.2 respectively.

Vivo iQOO 7 Google Pixel 5
2x optical zoom (#3) 1080p @ 120 fps
Angle of view – 120° (#2) 720p @ 240 fps
Aperture size – f/2.2 (#2) Angle of view – 107° (#2)
Aperture size – f/3.4 (#3) Aperture – f/2.2 (#2)
Autofocus Autofocus
Continuous shooting Continuous shooting
Digital image stabilization Digital image stabilization
Digital zoom Digital zoom
Exposure compensation Exposure compensation
Face detection Face detection
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 16 mm (#2) Geotagging
Focal length (35 mm equivalent) – 50 mm (#3) HDR
Geotagging ISO settings
HDR Optical image stabilization
ISO settings Optical zoom
Macro mode Panorama
Optical image stabilization Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Optical zoom Phase detection with Dual Pixel
Panorama Pixel size – 1.0 m (#2)
PDAF (#3) Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF) Secondary rear camera – 16 MP (ultra-wide-angle)
Pixel size – 0.8 m (#3) Self-timer
Pixel size – 1.6 m (4-in-1 pixel binning) Touch focus
RAW White balance settings
Scene mode
Secondary rear camera – 13 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Self-timer
Sensor size – 1/2.8″ (#3)
Third rear camera – 13 MP (portrait)
Touch focus
White balance settings

Front Camera – Selfie

The Vivo iQOO 7 comes with a 16 MP in the front.

The Google Pixel 5 has a 8 MP as a main front-camera.

Some other front camera features are detailed next:

Vivo iQOO 7 Google Pixel 5
16 MP 8 MP
Aperture:f/2.0 Aperture:f/2.0
Face unlock Face unlock
HDR HDR
Sensor type:CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor) Pixel size:1.12 µm /0.112000 mm

Data network and speed connectivity/bandwidth

The mobile networks technologies improve the communication between devices, connectivity speed and files download/upload bandwidth depending of the place.

Vivo iQOO 7 Google Pixel 5
5G NSA 5CA
5G SA 5G NSA
Built-in 5G modem 5G SA
EDGE Built-in 5G modem
EV-DO(0.15/2.4 Mbit/s) EDGE
GPRS EV-DO Rev. A(1.8/3.1 Mbit/s)
HSPA+ GPRS
LTE Cat 20 HSPA+(42.2/ 5.76 Mbit/s)
UMTS(384 kbit/s) LTE Cat 13(UL)
LTE Cat 18(DL)
UMTS(384 kbit/s)

Price

The Vivo iQOO 7 price is $586 (8 GB + 128 GB) or $648 (12 GB + 256 GB) and the Google Pixel 5 price tag is $700

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