Motorola Moto G5 vs Motorola Moto G8

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Display

Size

5.0 inches
6.4 inches

Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels,
441 PPI
1560 x 720 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio,
269 PPI

Technology

LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

65.53 %
81.84 %

Features

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

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 8937
Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SM6125

Processor

Octa-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 11 nm

GPU

Adreno 505
Adreno 610

RAM

2GB LPDDR3
4GB

Internal storage

16GB
64GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

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

Battery

Capacity

2800 mAh
4000 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, User replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Fast charging
 

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Triple camera

Main camera

13 MP (PDAF)
16 MP (Laser autofocus)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.0
Aperture size: F1.7; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera

 
8 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Third camera

 
2 MP (Macro)

Specifications

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

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD)

Features

EIS, Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, EIS

Front

5 MP (Wide Angle)
8 MP (HDR, Slow-motion videos)

Design

Dimensions

5.68 x 2.87 x 0.37 inches (144.3 x 73. x 9.5 mm)
6.35 x 2.98 x 0.35 inches (161.27 x 75.8 x 8.95 mm)

Weight

5.13 oz (146 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (184 g)
6.64 oz (188 g)
the average is 6.4 oz (184 g)

Materials

Back: Aluminum; Frame: Plastic
Back: Plastic

Resistance

Splash
Splash

Biometrics

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Colors

Gold, Gray
Neon blue, Pearl white

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)

LTE (TDD)

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

UMTS

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

Data Speed

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

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.2, EDR
5.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

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

Features

Mass storage device, Charging
Charging

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Other

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
 

Shopping information

In The Box

 
10W rapid charger, USB-C cable, SIM pin, guides, Earphones (for selected countries and regions), Protect cover, Protect film (for selected countries and regions)
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