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Motorola Moto G vs Motorola Moto G5

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Display

Size:

4.5 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 720 pixels, 329 PPI
1920 x 1080 pixels, 441 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
LCD

Screen-to-body:

64.51 %
65.53 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 400
Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 8937

Processor:

Quad-core, 1200 MHz
Octa-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm

GPU:

Adreno 305
Adreno 505

RAM:

1GB LPDDR2
2GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

8GB
16GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.3, 4.4.2, 4.4, 4.3)
Android (8.1 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat)

Battery

Capacity:

2070 mAh
2800 mAh

Type:

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

Charging:

Fast charging

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

5 MP (Autofocus)
13 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0

Video recording:

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

EIS, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

1.3 MP
5 MP (Wide Angle)

Video capture:

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)

Design

Dimensions:

5.11 x 2.59 x 0.46 inches (129.9 x 65.9 x 11.6 mm)
5.68 x 2.87 x 0.37 inches (144.3 x 73. x 9.5 mm)

Weight:

5.04 oz (143.0 g)
5.13 oz (145.5 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum; Frame: Plastic

Resistance:

Splash

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Interchangeable covers

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, Pink, Yellow, Blue, Red, White
Gold, Gray

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSPA

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

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

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Radio:

FM, Stereo, RDS

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0
4.2, EDR

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
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, OTG, Charging
Mass storage device, Charging

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

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

Buyers information

Price:

$ 179

In The Box:

USB cable, Quick start guide

Availability

Officially announced:

Nov 13, 2013
Feb 26, 2017
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