Samsung Galaxy A50 vs Motorola Moto G8 Play

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Display

Display size

6.4 inches
6.2 inches

Resolution

1080 x 2340 pixels
720 x 1520 pixels

Pixel density

403 ppi
271 ppi

Technology

Super AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

85.24 %
80.76 %

Features

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

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 9610
MediaTek Helio P70

Processor

Octa-core, 2300 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 10 nm
Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A73 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 12 nm

GPU

Mali-G72 MP3
Mali G72 MP3

RAM

4 GB
2 GB

Internal storage

128 GB
32 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 512 GB
microSDXC up to 512 GB

OS

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

Battery

Capacity

4000 mAh
4000 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging

Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging
Motorola TurboPower

Camera

Rear

Triple camera
Triple camera

Main camera

25 megapixels
13 megapixels

Features

Phase detection autofocus
Phase detection autofocus

Second camera

8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

Ultra-wide
Ultra-wide

Third camera

5 megapixels
2 megapixels

Features

Depth information
Depth information

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features

Hyperlapse, Digital image stabilization
Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, Digital image stabilization

Front

25 megapixels
25 megapixels

Features

 
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions

6.24 x 2.93 x 0.30 inches (158.5 x 74.7 x 7.7 mm)
6.20 x 2.97 x 0.35 inches (157.6 x 75.41 x 8.99 mm)

Weight

5.86 oz (166 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)
6.60 oz (187 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
 

Resistance

 
Splash; IP X2

Biometrics

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

Colors

Black, Coral, Blue, White
Knight grey, Royal magenta

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 28(700 APT), 66(AWS-3)

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2600+)
 

UMTS

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

Data Speed

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

Yes
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE

Yes
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Features

Dolby Atmos
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
4.2

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; 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

Features

Charging
OTG, Charging

Sensors

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

Other

NFC, ANT+, VoIP, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
 

Shopping information

In The Box

 
10W rapid charger, USB-C cable, SIM pin, Guides

MSRP price

$ 350
 
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