Motorola Moto Z3 vs Motorola edge+ vs Motorola edge

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Comparison mode:

Display

Size:

6.0 inches
6.7 inches
6.7 inches

Resolution:

2160 x 1080 pixels, 18:9 ratio, 402 PPI
2340 x 1080 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio, 385 PPI
2340 x 1080 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio, 385 PPI

Technology:

Super AMOLED
OLED
OLED

Screen-to-body:

77.92 %
95.87 %
95.91 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
90Hz refresh rate, HDR support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
90Hz refresh rate, HDR support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998
Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250
Qualcomm Snapdragon 765 SM7250-AA

Processor:

Octa-core, 2450 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm
Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 585, 64-bit, 7 nm
Octa-core, 2300 MHz, Kryo 475, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU:

Adreno 540
Adreno 650
Adreno 620

RAM:

4GB LPDDR4
12GB LPDDR5
6GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

64GB
256GB (UFS 3.0), not expandable
256GB (UFS 2.1)

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 2000 GB
microSDXC up to 1000 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (9.0 Pie, 8.1 Oreo)
Android (11, 10)
Android (10)

Battery

Capacity:

3000 mAh
5000 mAh
4500 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Battery life test results:

Charging:

Motorola TurboPower
Motorola TurboPower, Qi wireless charging, Reverse wireless charging
Motorola TurboPower

Max charge speed:

Wired: 18.0W; Wireless: 15.0W
Wired: 18.0W

Camera

Rear:

Dual camera
Quad camera
Quad camera

Main camera:

12 MP (Laser and PDAF, CMOS image sensor)
108 MP (OIS, PDAF)
64 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.9"; Pixel size: 1.25 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Sensor size: 1/1.33"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Sensor size: 1/1.7"; Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Second camera:

12 MP (Black and White, Laser and PDAF, CMOS image sensor)
8 MP (Telephoto, OIS, PDAF)
8 MP (Telephoto)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Focal Length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.9"; Pixel size: 1.25 μm
Optical zoom: 3.0x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 81 mm; Pixel size: 1 μm
Optical zoom: 2.0x; Aperture size: F2.4; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Third camera:

Laser and PDAF, CMOS image sensor
16 MP (Ultra-wide, Autofocus)
16 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 13 mm; Pixel size: 1 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 13 mm; Pixel size: 1 μm

Fourth camera:

ToF 3D depth sensing
ToF 3D depth sensing

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (120 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, EIS
Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, EIS

Front:

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

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

6.16 x 3.01 x 0.27 inches (156.5 x 76.5 x 6.75 mm)
6.34 x 2.81 x 0.38 inches (161.07 x 71.38 x 9.6 mm)
6.36 x 2.80 x 0.37 inches (161.64 x 71.1 x 9.29 mm)

Weight:

5.50 oz (156.0 g)
7.16 oz (203.0 g)
6.63 oz (188.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5); Frame: Aluminum
Back: Plastic; Frame: Aluminum

Resistance:

Splash
Splash
Splash; IP52

Biometrics:

2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
In-screen fingerprint
2D Face unlock, In-screen fingerprint

Keys:

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

Colors:

Black
Smoky sangria, Thunder grey
Solar black, Midnight magenta

Cellular

Carrier locked:

Yes

5G:

n2, n5, n66, n260, n261, Sub-6, mmWave
n2, n5, n12, n25, n41, n66, n71, Sub-6

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 26(850+), 28(700 APT)
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), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT), 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), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 46, 48(3600)
Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, HSUPA, UMTS
LTE-A Pro Cat 20 (2000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Shared with microSD

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

No 3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

aptX-HD

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Radio:

FM

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0
5.1
5.1

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging, Headphones port
Charging
Charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

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

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jun 29, 2018
Oct 20, 2020
Jun 18, 2020

FCC ID value:

IHDT56XJ1
IHDT56YJ2
IHDT56YU1

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.79 W/kg
0.53 W/kg
0.45 W/kg

Body:

1.18 W/kg
1.14 W/kg
1.45 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.58 W/kg
1.59 W/kg
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.18 W/kg
1.31 W/kg
1.48 W/kg

Phablet:

3.48 W/kg
3.36 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 480
$ 1000
$ 700

User Manual:

This is the official Motor​ola edge+ User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.
This is the official Motor​ola edge User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.

In The Box:

TurboPower charger, USB-C cable, headset adapter, guides
Charger, USB Type-C cable, Guides, SIM tool
Headset, 15W charger, USB Type-C cable, guides, SIM tool, Protective back cover

Availability

Officially announced:

Aug 03, 2018
Apr 22, 2020
Apr 22, 2020
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