Motorola Moto E5 Plus vs Motorola Moto E5 Play

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Display

Size

6.0 inches
5.2 inches

Resolution

1440 x 720 pixels, 18:9 ratio,
268 PPI
1280 x 720 pixels, 16:9 ratio,
282 PPI

Technology

IPS LCD
LCD

Screen-to-body

76.37 %
66.84 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 MSM8940
Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917

Processor

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

GPU

Adreno 505
Adreno 308

RAM

3GB LPDDR3
2GB LPDDR3

Internal storage

32GB
16GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 256 GB

OS

Android (8.0 Oreo)
Android (8.0 Oreo)

Battery

Capacity

5000 mAh
2800 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Charging

Motorola TurboPower
Fast charging

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

12 MP (Laser and PDAF)
8 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/2.9"; Pixel size: 1.25 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/4"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Video recording

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

Features

EIS, Video calling, Video sharing
Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 MP (Flash)
5 MP (Flash)

Design

Dimensions

6.37 x 2.96 x 0.37 inches (161.9 x 75.3 x 9.35 mm)
5.94 x 2.91 x 0.35 inches (151 x 74 x 8.85 mm)

Weight

7.05 oz (200 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (184 g)
5.29 oz (150 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (184 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
Back: Plastic

Resistance

Splash
Splash

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Black, Gold, Gray, Blue
Black, Gray, Blue

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

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), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3)

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38(2600), 41(2600+)
Bands 38(2600), 41(2600+)

UMTS

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

Data Speed

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

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

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

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2
4.2

Wi-Fi

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

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Compass

Other

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

Shopping information

In The Box

Charger, USB Cable and documentation
Charger and USB cable
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