The Gadget Guru

Emmet Ryan: Google proves its staying power with superb 7 Pro

The Pixel 7 Pro, which comes with a much improved battery and some enticing additions to its camera offering, is a contender for gadget of the year

Google Pixel 7 Pro: while the 5,000 mAh battery isn’t big, it’s enough to use at normal power for a full day with heavy usage

Google Pixel 7 Pro; price: €899; *****

Google’s new flagship device comes in with a far improved battery than its predecessor, some slight but important tweaks elsewhere, and a very appealing price for a phone aiming for the upper end of the market.

The battery is a key starting point as it has been an issue that has made Pixel devices flag behind the likes of Samsung for years. Google hasn’t quite made up the ...