Motorola DROID Mini vs Motorola Moto Z Play Droid vs Google Pixel 4a

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Display

Size:

4.3 inches
5.5 inches
5.8 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 720 pixels, 342 PPI
1920 x 1080 pixels, 401 PPI
2340 x 1080 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio, 444 PPI

Technology:

LCD
Super AMOLED
OLED

Screen-to-body:

68.73 %
69.71 %
82.53 %

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
60Hz refresh rate, HDR support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Motorola X8
Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 8953
Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G SM7150-AA

Processor:

Dual-core, 1700 MHz, Krait, 32-bit, 28 nm
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 470, 64-bit, 8 nm

GPU:

Adreno 320
Adreno 506
Adreno 618

RAM:

2GB
3GB LPDDR3
6GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

16GB
32GB
128GB (UFS 2.1), not expandable

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 2000 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (4.4.4, 4.4, 4.2.2)
Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.1 Nougat, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow)
Android (11, 10)

Battery

Capacity:

2000 mAh
3510 mAh
3140 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Battery life test results:

Charging:

Qi wireless charging
Motorola TurboPower
USB Power Delivery

Max charge speed:

Wired: 18.0W

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

10 MP (Autofocus)
16 MP (Laser and PDAF)
12.2 MP (OIS, PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Pixel size: 1.3 μm
Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 27 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features:

EIS, Video calling, Video sharing
EIS

Front:

2 MP
5 MP (Wide Angle, Flash)
8 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

4.77 x 2.41 x 0.35 inches (121.25 x 61.3 x 8.9 mm)
6.16 x 3.01 x 0.28 inches (156.4 x 76.4 x 6.99 mm)
5.67 x 2.73 x 0.32 inches (144 x 69.4 x 8.2 mm)

Weight:

4.59 oz (130.0 g)
5.82 oz (165.0 g)
5.04 oz (143.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Kevlar
Back: Glass; Frame: Metal
Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic

Resistance:

Splash

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Interchangeable covers

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, Gold, Gray, White
Just black

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 4(AWS-1), 13(700 c)
Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 13(700 c)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 5(850), 8(900), 2(1900), 1(2100)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900)

Data Speed:

LTE, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE-A Cat 11 (600/75 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM, eSIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback
aptX, aptX-HD

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
Yes
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0, EDR
4.0
5.1

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible)
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging
Charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, S-GPS, Glonass, E911
GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers)
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other:

NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC

Hearing aid compatible:

M4, T4
M3, T4

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Dec 30, 2013
Jun 25, 2020

FCC ID value:

IHDT56PE1
A4RG025J

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.02 W/kg
1.18 W/kg

Body:

0.53 W/kg
1.19 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.60 W/kg
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.15 W/kg
1.00 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 349

In The Box:

18W USB-C power adapter, 1 m USB-C to USB-C cable (USB 2.0), Quick Start Guide, Quick Switch Adapter, SIM tool

Availability

Officially announced:

Jul 23, 2013
Aug 31, 2016
Aug 03, 2020
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