The most expensive smartphones available for purchase on Android and iOS are the Google Pixel 7 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro duos. The Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra, the company’s most expensive non-foldable phone for 2022, is another option. It supports the S-pen stylus as well. At least on paper, these phones offer major improvements over their predecessor.
However, regardless of how strong a smartphone may be, its battery life might make or break the experience for the end user. We’ll do a battery drain test today to compare the battery life of the Google Pixel 7 Pro, iPhone 14 Pro Max, iPhone 14 Pro, Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra, Pixel 6 Pro and Pixel 7 from Google.
Galaxy S22 Ultra vs Pixel 7 Pro vs iPhone 14 Pro Max vs iPhone 14 Pro Browsing Test
The Google Pixel 7 Pro, iPhone 14 Pro Max, iPhone 14 Pro, Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra, Google Pixel 7, and Google Pixel 6 Pro all underwent a battery drain test by PhoneArena, which they then uploaded to their YouTube channel. The exam consists of two rounds: watching YouTube videos and exploring the internet.
Galaxy S22 Ultra vs Pixel 7 Pro vs iPhone 14 Pro Max vs iPhone 14 Pro Browsing Results
The iPhone 14 Pro Max wins the browsing test with a score of 19 hours and 5 minutes, followed by the iPhone 14 Pro, which has the lowest battery life of all the devices, with a score of 16 hours and 18 minutes. The Pixel 7 pair follows, offering 13 hours and 56 minutes on the regular Pixel 7 and 14 hours and 19 minutes on the Pixel 7 Pro. Galaxy S22 Ultra, as well as Every Pixel 6 Pro, was a strong competitor. The battery life of the latter was 13 hours and 13 minutes, while the former lasted 13 hours and 17 minutes.
Galaxy S22 Ultra vs Pixel 7 Pro vs iPhone 14 Pro Max vs iPhone 14 Pro Youtube video test
In the test for playing back YouTube videos, everything is completely different. The Pixel 7 Pro surpasses the iPhone 14 Pro in this test, but it is still a long way from the iPhone 14 Pro Max with 9 hours and 39 minutes, while the iPhone 14 Pro Max still exceeds others with a massive 11 hours. The competition in this test has changed to the Pixel 7, iPhone 14 Pro, and Pixel 6 Pro.
Galaxy S22 Ultra vs Pixel 7 Pro vs iPhone 14 Pro Max vs iPhone 14 Pro Youtube video test Results
The Pixel 7 came in one minute behind the iPhone 14 Pro with 9 hours and 14 minutes remaining, while the iPhone 14 Pro delivered 9 hours and 14 minutes. Not too far behind came the Pixel 6 Pro, which lasted for 9 hours, and 10 minutes. Only 7 hours, and 27 minutes, were spent in the S22 Ultra.