About Google Pixel 7
The Google Pixel 7 is a smartphone developed and marketed by Google as part of the Google Pixel product line. It is the successor to the Pixel 6 and was officially announced on October 6, 2022, at the annual Made by Google event. The Pixel 7 features the second-generation Google Tensor chip and shipped with Android 13. It offers various improvements over its predecessor, including a refined design and enhanced hardware performance.
#### Specifications and Features
- Operating System: Android 13, upgradable to Android 14
- Chipset: Google Tensor G2 (5 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (2x2.85 GHz Cortex-X1 & 2x2.35 GHz Cortex-A78 & 4x1.9 GHz Cortex-A55)
- Display: 6.3-inch OLED, 1440 x 3120 pixels, 120Hz refresh rate
- Camera: Dual rear cameras (main and ultra-wide), front-facing camera
- Battery: Adaptive Battery with up to 24 hours of usage (up to 72 hours with Extreme Battery Saver)
- Charging: Fast wired charging rates (up to 21 watts) with Google 30W USB-C Charger, wireless charging rates up to 20W (Pixel 7) and up to 23W (Pixel 7 Pro) with compatible chargers
- Connectivity: 5G capable, eSIM technology for adding a data plan without a physical SIM card
- Storage: Available in different storage capacities (e.g., 128GB)
- Unlocked: Compatible with major carriers and can be used with a carrier and data plan of your choice
#### Reception and Reviews
The Pixel 7 has generally received positive reviews for its refined design, improved hardware performance, and camera capabilities. However, some users have reported issues with the rear camera. It is worth noting that the Pixel 7 is considered a great smartphone, but it may not offer a significant upgrade over the Pixel 6. The price and the quality of the software installed are factors that make it highly desirable.
#### Availability and Price
The Pixel 7 was released in the United States on October 13, 2022. It is available for purchase through various channels, including the Google Store and other retailers. The price of the Pixel 7 varies depending on the storage capacity and the retailer.