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Google Pixel 4a vs iPhone SE 2020 Specs – Awesome Budget Technology

Pixel 4a vs iPhone SE 2020 Specs

This is the battle of the two latest budget phones. They both do the job well with the iPhone have a faster processor, wireless charging, and glass back, while the Pixel 4a has a bigger screen, slim bezels, better camera, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Which should you spend your hard-earned cash on?

Pixel 4a vs iPhone SE 2020 Specs – Display

They both have good and bright displays but the Pixel 4a is the clear winner. The Pixel 4a has a 5.8in, 1080p OLED panel, while the iPhone SE has a 4.7in, 720p LCD panel. The Pixel 4a has very slim and futuristic bezels and a hole punch selfie camera. The iPhone SE has an older iPhone-like design with a massive forehead and chin for 2020.

Winner: Pixel 4a

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Pixel 4a vs iPhone SE 2020 Specs – Design

The design and build quality are truly good but the iPhone SE wins here. The iPhone has glass on the front and back and also supports wireless charging. The iPhone also has an IP67 water resistance rating. This has many slight upgrades over the Pixel 4a which has glass on the front and plastic on the back. The Pixel also does not have any IP rating.

Winner: iPhone SE

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Pixel 4a vs iPhone SE 2020 Specs – Cameras

The cameras are very close but because of the way Google combines AI with its software, it will pull a win here. The iPhone SE has a 12-megapixel rear camera while the Pixel 4a has a 12.2-megapixel rear camera. The selfie cameras are also very close with the Pixel at an 8-megapixel and the iPhone has a 7-megapixel selfie camera. To state it clearly, “The iPhone does better at the video and the Pixel does better at photos”.

Winner: Pixel 4a

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Pixel 4a vs iPhone SE 2020 Specs – Performance

The iPhone SE also has a huge edge over the Pixel 4a in performance. The Pixel 4a has a mid-range Snapdragon 730G chip which is not all that fast. However, the iPhone SE is powered by the A13 Bionic chip which is the same chip found in the iPhone 11 series. The iPhone will just be way faster than the Pixel 4a and do everything faster.

Winner: iPhone SE

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Pixel 4a vs iPhone SE 2020 Specs – Price

The Pixel 4a also has more base storage and RAM than the iPhone SE. The iPhone SE has a starting price of 399 dollars which is very low, but the Pixel 4a cuts that price by 50 dollars with a starting price of 349 dollars.

Winner: Pixel 4a

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Pixel 4a vs iPhone SE 2020 Specs – Batteries

The Pixel 4a has a bigger battery that is packing 3140mAh in the phone. The iPhone only has 1821mAh but it could last longer because of the LCD screen. The Pixel 4a comes with an 18W fast charger in the box while the iPhone only comes with a 5W charger in the box.

Winner: Pixel 4a

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Pixel 4a vs iPhone SE 2020 Specs – Winner

The overall winner is the Pixel 4a which has several extra perks while having a lower price. This does not mean the iPhone SE is not good and I would totally understand someone picking the iPhone over the Pixel. The iPhone has some more premium qualities like the glass back and wireless charging.

Overall winner: Pixel 4a