Motorola Moto X vs Google Nexus 4

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Display

Display size

4.7 inches
4.7 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
768 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

316 ppi
318 ppi

Technology

AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

70.63 %
68.49 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 2), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

10 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus, CMOS image sensor

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 30 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.6"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm
Sensor size: 1/4"

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

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

Features

 
Video calling

Front

2 megapixels
1.3 megapixels

Design

Dimensions

5.09 x 2.57 x 0.41 inches (129.3 x 65.3 x 10.4 mm)
5.27 x 2.70 x 0.36 inches (133.9 x 68.7 x 9.1 mm)

Weight

4.59 oz (130 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
4.90 oz (139 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

 
Back: Glass

Colors

Black, Brown, Green, Blue, Red, White
Black, White

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer

Screen mirroring

 
DLNA, Wireless screen share, SlimPort, TV-out

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064

Processor

Dual-core, 1700 MHz, Krait
Quad-core, 1500 MHz, Krait

GPU

Adreno 320
Adreno 320

RAM

2 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
16 GB

Maximum User Storage

12 GB
 

OS

Android (5.1 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.3, 4.4.2, 4.4, 4.3, 4.2.2)
Android (5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.3, 4.4.2, 4.4, 4.3, 4.2.2, 4.2.1, 4.2)

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.0, EDR
4.0

Wi-Fi

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

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device, Video out

HDMI

 
Yes

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Thermometer, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 13, 5, 4, 2
 

UMTS

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

Data

LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type

Nano SIM
Micro SIM

Battery

Capacity

2200 mAh
2100 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Charging

 
Qi wireless charging

Talk time

13.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)
15.30 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time

10.0 days (240 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)
16.2 days (390 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Music playback

 
40.00 hours

Video playback

 
8.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone
Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

May 10, 2013
Sep 07, 2012

FCC ID value: IHDT56PA1 link
FCC ID value: ZNFE960 link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.21 W/kg
0.55 W/kg

Body

0.65 W/kg
1.27 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.52 W/kg
1.50 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.08 W/kg
1.27 W/kg

Shopping information

In The Box

 
USB sync/charge cable, AC Adapter and cable, SIM ejection tool, Safety and Warranty information, Quick start guide
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