Motorola Moto G4 Plus vs Motorola Moto G9 Play

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Display

Size:

5.5 inches
6.5 inches

Resolution:

1920 x 1080 pixels, 401 PPI
1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 270 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

71.10 %
81.63 %

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 8952
Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SM6115

Processor:

Octa-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 11 nm

GPU:

Adreno 405
Adreno 610

RAM:

4GB LPDDR3
4GB

Internal storage:

64GB
64GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (8.1 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow)
Android (10)

Battery

Capacity:

3000 mAh
5000 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Battery life test results:

Charging:

Fast charging
Motorola TurboPower

Max charge speed:

Wired: 15.0W

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera:

16 MP (Laser and PDAF)
48 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Pixel size: 1.3 μm
Aperture size: F1.7; Sensor size: 1/1.7"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Second camera:

2 MP (Macro)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4; Pixel size: 1.75 μm

Third camera:

2 MP (Depth information)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4; Pixel size: 1.75 μm

Video recording:

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

Features:

EIS, Video calling
Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse

Front:

5 MP
8 MP (HDR)

Video capture:

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

Design

Dimensions:

6.02 x 3.02 x 0.39 inches (153 x 76.6 x 9.8 mm)
6.50 x 2.98 x 0.36 inches (165.21 x 75.73 x 9.18 mm)

Weight:

5.47 oz (155.0 g)
7.05 oz (200.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic
Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic

Resistance:

Splash
Splash

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Interchangeable covers

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black, White
Forest green, Sapphire 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), 17(700 b), 25(1900+), 26(850+)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 41(2600+)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

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

SIM type:

Micro SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE:

Yes

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
5.0

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

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

Features:

Charging, Mass storage device
Charging

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

May 20, 2016

FCC ID value:

IHDT56VA5

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.23 W/kg

Body:

1.10 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.56 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.10 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

€ 170

User Manual:

This is the official Motor​ola Moto G9 Play User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.

In The Box:

Headset (for selected countries), protective cover, charger, USB cable, guides, SIM tool

Availability

Officially announced:

May 17, 2016
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