LG K8 (2018) vs Motorola Moto E5 Play

Display

Display size

5.0 inches
5.2 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
720 x 1280 pixels

Aspect Ratio

 
16:9

Pixel density

294 ppi
282 ppi

Technology

TFT
LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

66.22 %
66.84 %

Colors

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Flash

LED
LED

Software Features

HDR, Face detection, Smile detection, Burst mode, Night mode, Effects, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging
HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Burst mode, Night mode, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (30 fps), 720x480 (DVD) (30 fps)

Features

Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

5 megapixels
5 megapixels

Features

 
Flash

Video capture

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

5.7 x 2.83 x 0.31 inches (144.8 x 71.9 x 7.9 mm)
5.94 x 2.91 x 0.35 inches (151 x 74 x 8.85 mm)

Weight

4.95 oz (140 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.29 oz (150 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
Back: Plastic

Resistance

 
Splash

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys

Left: Volume control; Back: Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors

Blue
Black, Gray, Blue

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Music player

 
 

Filter by

Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists
Album, Artist, Genre, Playlists

Supported formats

MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI
MP3, AAC, FLAC, WAV, M4A (Apple lossless), AMR, OGG, MIDI

Video playback

 
 

Supported formats

MPEG4, H.263, H.264
MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Radio

FM
FM

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
Yes

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917
Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917

Processor

Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm
Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm

GPU

Adreno 308
Adreno 308

RAM

2 GB LPDDR3
2 GB LPDDR3

Internal storage

16 GB
16 GB

Maximum User Storage

9.32 GB
 

Storage expansion

microSDHC up to 32 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Android (7.1 Nougat)
Android (8.0 Oreo)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
4.2

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Device ID Profile (DID), Generic Attribute Profile (GATT), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Serial Port (SPP)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Access (GAP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP)

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device
Mass storage device

Charging connector

microUSB
microUSB

Location

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors

Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Compass

Other

UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible

M3, T3
M3, T4

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 2, 4, 5, 12
Bands 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 25, 26, 30, 66

LTE (TDD)

 
Bands 38, 41

UMTS

850, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

CDMA

 
1900 MHz

Data

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS
EDGE, GPRS, EV-DO Rev.A

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

VoLTE

Yes
 

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Battery

Capacity

2500 mAh
2800 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Charging

 
Yes

Talk time

12.50 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)
 

Stand-by time

14.0 days (337 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)
12.0 days (288 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Phonebook

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID
Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer

Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer, Notes, Memo
Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, World clock, Timer, Stopwatch, Countdown timer

Messaging

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input
SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange
IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging

Hangouts / Google Talk
Hangouts / Google Talk

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
1.35 W/kg

Body

 
1.23 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

Battery, USB Cable and Power adapter
Charger and USB cable

MSRP price

$ 140
 

Availability

Officially announced

Feb 22, 2018
Apr 19, 2018
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