How Google Pixel 4A's specs compare with its rivals: iPhone SE 2020, Galaxy A51
At $349, Google's new Pixel 4A is cheaper than Apple's and Samsung's competing phones.
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But Apple's and Samsung's recent budget offerings are popular for good reason. The 2020 iPhone SE rocks Apple's top-of-the-line A13 Bionic processor, also found in its fancy
iPhone 11 Pro
. Apple's proprietary chipset comfortably outperformed the Pixel 4A's Snapdragon 730G in our benchmark tests. The iPhone SE 2020 also has an IP rating for water and dust resistance, which the Pixel 4A lacks.
Pixel 4A: Plain looks, but a great price and camera
The Galaxy A51, meanwhile, sports the largest battery of the pack (4,000 mAh) along with a more versatile quad-camera setup that includes a wide-angle shooter. That's a feature not present in the Pixel 4A or the iPhone SE. For more information, check out the chart below, where we compare the three phones' specs.