Motorola Moto G6 Play vs Motorola Moto G Play

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Display

Size:

5.7 inches
6.5 inches

Resolution:

1440 x 720 pixels, 18:9 ratio, 282 PPI
1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 270 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

74.77 %
80.61 %

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 427 MSM8920
Qualcomm Snapdragon 460 SM4250-AA

Processor:

Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 28 nm
Octa-core, 1800 MHz, Kryo 240, 64-bit, 11 nm

GPU:

Adreno 308
Adreno 610

RAM:

3GB LPDDR3
3GB

Internal storage:

32GB
32GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (9.0 Pie, 8.0 Oreo)
Android (10)

Battery

Capacity:

4000 mAh
5000 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Motorola TurboPower
Fast charging

Max charge speed:

Wired: 10.0W

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera:

13 MP (PDAF)
13 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

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

Second 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:

Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

5 MP (Flash)
5 MP (HDR)

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

6.12 x 2.84 x 0.36 inches (155.4 x 72.2 x 9.1 mm)
6.56 x 2.99 x 0.37 inches (166.59 x 75.99 x 9.36 mm)

Weight:

6.35 oz (180.0 g)
7.20 oz (204.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic
Back: Plastic

Resistance:

Splash
Splash

Biometrics:

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

Keys:

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

Colors:

Gray, Blue
Misty 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), 66(AWS-3)
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 38(2600), 41(2600+)
Bands 38(2600), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 13/5 (400/75 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes
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

Radio:

FM

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2
5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
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, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3

Buyers information

Price:

$ 170

In The Box:

Case, Charger, USB cable, SIM removal tool
Charger, USB Type-C cable, guides, SIM tool

Availability

Officially announced:

Apr 19, 2018
Jan 08, 2021
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