Motorola Moto G4 Play vs Motorola Moto E (2020)

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Display

Size

5.0 inches
6.2 inches

Resolution

1280 x 720 pixels,
294 PPI
1520 x 720 pixels, 19:9 ratio,
271 PPI

Technology

LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

66.34 %
78.55 %

Features

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

Hardware

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916
Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 SDM632

Processor

Quad-core, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 1800 MHz, Kryo 250, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU

Adreno 306
Adreno 506

RAM

2GB
2GB LPDDR3

Internal storage

16GB
32GB (eMMC 5.1)

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

Device type

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS

Android (7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow)
Android (10)

Battery

Capacity

2800 mAh
3550 mAh

Type

User replaceable
Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera

8 MP (Autofocus)
13 MP (PDAF)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.2
Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/3.1"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera

 
2 MP (Depth information)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.75 μm

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)

Features

Video calling
Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse

Front

5 MP
5 MP (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.69 x 2.83 x 0.39 inches (144.4 x 72 x 9.9 mm)
6.29 x 3.01 x 0.34 inches (159.77 x 76.56 x 8.65 mm)

Weight

4.83 oz (137.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)
6.53 oz (185.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)

Materials

 
Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic

Resistance

Splash
Splash

Biometrics

 
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
 

Colors

Black, White
Midnight blue, Champagne pink

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), 17(700 b), 25(1900+), 26(850+)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1800, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed

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

SIM type

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
 

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio

 
FM

Additional microphone(s)

Yes
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 b, g, n
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
Charging

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Compass

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
 

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

Jun 14, 2016
 

FCC ID value: IHDT56VD4 link
 

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

0.79 W/kg
 

Body

1.44 W/kg
 

Simultaneous Transmission

1.57 W/kg
 

Wireless Router

1.46 W/kg
 

Buyers information

Price

 
$ 150

User Manual

 
Download the Motor​ola Moto E (2020) Manual as a PDF file.

In The Box

 
Charger, USB cable, guides, SIM tool (for certain carriers)

Availability

Officially announced

May 17, 2016
Jun 05, 2020
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