Motorola Moto X vs Motorola Moto G

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Display

Size:

4.7 inches
4.5 inches

Resolution:

1280 x 720 pixels, 316 PPI
1280 x 720 pixels, 329 PPI

Technology:

AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

70.63 %
64.51 %

Colors:

16 777 216
16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400

Processor:

Dual-core, 1700 MHz, Krait
Quad-core, 1200 MHz

GPU:

Adreno 320
Adreno 305

RAM:

2GB LPDDR2
1GB LPDDR2

Internal storage:

16GB, available to use: 12 GB
8GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

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

Battery

Capacity:

2200 mAh
2070 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera:

10 MP (Autofocus)
5 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications:

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

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)

Front:

2 MP
1.3 MP

Video capture:

1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)

Design

Dimensions:

5.09 x 2.57 x 0.41 inches (129.3 x 65.3 x 10.4 mm)
5.11 x 2.59 x 0.46 inches (129.9 x 65.9 x 11.6 mm)

Weight:

4.59 oz (130.0 g)
5.04 oz (143.0 g)

Features:

Interchangeable covers

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Black, Brown, Green, Blue, Red, White
Black, Pink, Yellow, Blue, Red, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 13(700 c), 5(850), 4(AWS-1), 2(1900)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
HSDPA+ (4G) 21.1 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback

Radio:

FM, Stereo, RDS

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:

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging
Mass storage device, OTG, Charging

Location:

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

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3
M3, T4

Phone features

Notifications:

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

FCC ID value:

IHDT56PA1 link

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.21 W/kg

Body:

0.65 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.52 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.08 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 179

In The Box:

USB cable, Quick start guide

Availability

Officially announced:

Aug 01, 2013
Nov 13, 2013
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