Motorola Moto X vs Motorola Moto G (2015)

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Display

Display size

4.7 inches
5.0 inches

Resolution

720 x 1280 pixels
720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density

316 ppi
294 ppi

Technology

AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

70.63 %
67.05 %

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

10 megapixels
13 megapixels

Hardware Features

Autofocus
Autofocus

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal length: 30 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.6"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm
Aperture size: F2.0

Flash

LED
Dual LED

Video recording

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

Features

 
Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling

Front

2 megapixels
5 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

5.09 x 2.57 x 0.41 inches (129.3 x 65.3 x 10.4 mm)
5.59 x 2.85 x 0.48 inches (142 x 72.4 x 12.2 mm)

Weight

4.59 oz (130 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.47 oz (155 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

 
Back: Plastic

Resistance

 
Water; IP x7

Features

 
Notification light

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

Screen mirroring

 
Wireless screen share

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 8916

Processor

Dual-core, 1700 MHz, Krait
Quad-core, 1400 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit

GPU

Adreno 320
Adreno 306

RAM

2 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

16 GB
16 GB

Maximum User Storage

12 GB
 

Storage expansion

 
microSDHC up to 32 GB

OS

Android (5.1 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4.3, 4.4.2, 4.4, 4.3, 4.2.2)
Android (6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop)

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; Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB

USB 2.0
USB 2.0

Connector

microUSB
microUSB

Features

Mass storage device, USB charging
Mass storage device, USB charging

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Thermometer, Barometer
Accelerometer

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 13, 5, 4, 2
Bands 1, 3, 7, 8, 20

UMTS

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

Data

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

SIM type

Nano SIM
Micro SIM

Battery

Capacity

2200 mAh
2470 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Talk time

13.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)
 

Stand-by time

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

Phone features

Notifications

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

Other features

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

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

May 10, 2013
Nov 25, 2015

FCC ID value: IHDT56PA1 link
FCC ID value: IHDT56QG1 link

FCC measured SAR

 
 

Head

1.21 W/kg
1.06 W/kg

Body

0.65 W/kg
1.12 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

1.52 W/kg
1.40 W/kg

Wireless Router

1.08 W/kg
1.33 W/kg
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