Motorola One Macro vs Motorola Moto G8 vs Samsung Galaxy A12

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Display

Size:

6.2 inches
6.4 inches
6.5 inches

Resolution:

1520 x 720 pixels, 19:9 ratio, 271 PPI
1560 x 720 pixels, 19:9 ratio, 268 PPI
1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 ratio, 270 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD
LCD

Screen-to-body:

80.76 %
82.36 %
85.80 %

Features:

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

Hardware

System chip:

MediaTek Helio P70
Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 SM6125
Mediatek Helio P35 MT6765

Processor:

Octa-core, 2100 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 11 nm
Octa-core, 2350 MHz, Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU:

Mali-G72 MP3
Adreno 610
PowerVR GE8320

RAM:

4GB LPDDR4
4GB
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

64GB
64GB, available to use: 51 GB
64GB (eMMC 5.1), available to use: 48.2 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 512 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB
microSDXC up to 1024 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (9.0 Pie)
Android (10)
Android (10), Samsung One UI UI

Battery

Capacity:

4000 mAh
4000 mAh
5000 mAh

Type:

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

Battery life test results:

Charging:

Motorola TurboPower
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging

Max charge speed:

Wired: 10.0W
Wired: 15.0W

Camera

Rear:

Triple camera
Triple camera
Quad camera

Main camera:

13 MP (Laser and PDAF)
16 MP (Laser autofocus)
48 MP (Autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.0; Sensor size: 1/3.1"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.7; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.0; Focal length: 26 mm

Second camera:

2 MP (Macro)
8 MP (Ultra-wide)
5 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.75 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F2.2

Third camera:

2 MP (Depth information)
2 MP (Macro)
2 MP (Macro)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Sensor size: 1/5"; Pixel size: 1.75 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Pixel size: 1.75 μm
Aperture size: F2.4

Fourth camera:

2 MP (Depth information)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording:

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

Features:

Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, EIS
Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, EIS

Front:

8 MP (HDR)
8 MP (HDR, Slow-motion videos)
8 MP

Design

Dimensions:

6.20 x 2.97 x 0.35 inches (157.6 x 75.41 x 8.99 mm)
6.35 x 2.98 x 0.35 inches (161.27 x 75.8 x 8.95 mm)
6.46 x 2.98 x 0.35 inches (164 x 75.8 x 8.9 mm)

Weight:

6.56 oz (186.0 g)
6.64 oz (188.3 g)
7.23 oz (205.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Plastic
Back: Plastic; Frame: Plastic

Resistance:

Splash; IPX2
Splash

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Notification light

Keys:

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

Colors:

Space blue, Ultra violet
Neon blue, Pearl white
Black, White, Blue, Red

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 12/13 (600/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS
LTE, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Shared with microSD
Shared with microSD
Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share, MirrorLink

Radio:

FM
FM, Stereo, RDS

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2
5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

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

Features:

Charging
Charging
Charging, Mass storage device

Location:

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

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Accelerometer

Other:

NFC

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jun 10, 2020
Mar 11, 2021

FCC ID value:

IHDT56YT3
A3LSMA125U

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.41 W/kg
1.14 W/kg

Body:

1.34 W/kg
1.20 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.45 W/kg
1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.39 W/kg
1.34 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

€ 179

User Manual:

This is the official Samsu​ng Galaxy A12 User Guide in English provided from the manufacturer.

In The Box:

10W rapid charger, USB-C cable, SIM pin, guides, Protect cover
10W rapid charger, USB-C cable, SIM pin, guides, Earphones (for selected countries and regions), Protect cover, Protect film (for selected countries and regions)
Power brick, USB cable, Headphones, Sim card extraction tool

Availability

Officially announced:

Oct 08, 2019
Mar 05, 2020
Nov 24, 2020
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