Google Pixel 5

Released October 2020

Premium ($600-$800)
Google Pixel 5

Summary


Pros

  • Exposure and color performance in outdoor images
  • Fast and accurate autofocus in photos and videos
  • Sharp faces in group portrait scenes
  • Overall selfie photography
  • Audio performance, particularly in recording

Cons

  • Limited field of view compared with the competition
  • Low details in zoomed images
  • Mono recording and weak volume performance with memo app
  • Overall display performance

Scores


109
camera
17th

in Premium Ranking ($600-$800)

Overall Camera Score i
109
46
Oppo A57
BEST 149

Sub-scores

Photo i
119
50
Xiaomi Redmi Note 11S 5G
BEST 152
Bokeh i
60
25
Crosscall Core-Z5
BEST 80
Preview i
58
34
Fairphone 4
BEST 91
Zoom i
71
15
Oppo A77 5G
BEST 151
Video i
106
31
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G
BEST 149

Use Cases

BEST 142

Friends & Family

Portrait and group photos and videos

BEST 122

Lowlight

Photos and videos in lowlight conditions

101
display
30th

in Premium Ranking ($600-$800)

Overall Display Score i
101
52
Realme C21
BEST 149

Sub-scores

Readability i
94
40
Realme C21
BEST 160
Color i
115
49
Xiaomi Black Shark 3 Pro
BEST 163
Video i
93
40
Realme C21
Motion i
124
54
Realme C21
BEST 155
Top score
Huawei P40 Pro
Touch i
120
40
Realme C21
BEST 165
Top score
OnePlus 9
Artifacts i
87
40
Crosscall Action-X5
BEST 149
Top score
LG Wing
113
audio
31st

in Premium Ranking ($600-$800)

Overall Audio Score i
113
86
Vivo X60 Pro 5G (Snapdragon)
BEST 161

Sub-scores & Use Cases

Playback i
107
74
Nokia 7.2
BEST 163

Use Cases

BEST 172

Listening to music

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

BEST 161

Watching videos

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

BEST 156

Gaming

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

Recording i
128
88
Fairphone 4
BEST 157

Use Cases

BEST 156

Friends & Family videos

With the smartphone's main camera

BEST 164

Selfie videos

With the smartphone's selfie camera

BEST 156

Concert videos

With the smartphone's main camera

93
battery
24th

in Premium Ranking ($600-$800)

Overall Battery Score i
93
75
Samsung Galaxy S22 (Exynos)
BEST 147
Top score
Honor X7a

Sub-scores

Autonomy i
93
55
Xiaomi 12 Pro
BEST 188
Top score
Honor X7a
Charging i
91
72
Wiko Power U20
BEST 181
Top score
Realme GT Neo 3
Efficiency i
98
47
Xiaomi 12 Pro
BEST 154
Top score
Oppo Reno6 5G

Key performances

Battery Life
1 days 20h
Battery Life
0-80% Charge
1h14
0-80% Charge
Full Charge
3h15
Full Charge
after 5-minute charge
2h09 Autonomy
after 5-minute charge
126
selfie
8th

in Premium Ranking ($600-$800)

Overall Selfie Score i
126
25
Intex Aqua Selfie
BEST 145

Sub-scores

Photo i
117
18
ZTE Axon 20 5G
BEST 147
Video i
142
38
Intex Aqua Selfie
BEST 154

Specifications


144.7 x 70.4 x 8mm

Dimensions

5G
spec.Sim

Network

Water resistant
IP68

Protection

Wireless

Charging

128 GB

Storage

Wide, Ultra-Wide

Main camera
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