Motorola Moto E3 VS. Samsung Galaxy Ace 2: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Motorola Moto E3 VS. Samsung Galaxy Ace 2. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
6.4
Cost-effectiveness
6
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
4.6
1.8
Performance & Hardware
3
1.8
Camera
4.5
1.9
Connectivity
4.2
4
Battery
4.9
1.9

Basics

Brand

Aliases
Motorola Moto E3
I8160, GT-I8160, Galaxy Ace II

Release Date

Release date
August 2016, 2 years ago
February 2012, 7 years ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
71.6 mm
143.8 mm
8.5 mm
62.2 mm
118.3 mm
11.0 mm
Weight
140 g
122 g
Usable surface
67 %
56 %
Materials
Metal, Plastic
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Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

White

Screen

Diagonal
5"
3.8"
Type
LCD IPS
LCD IPS PLS TFT
Resolution
720 x 1280 px
480 x 800 px
Density
294 Pixels per inch
246 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Without Notch
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch

Prototypes




Prototypes
Motorola Moto E3
Print 3D Model
Samsung Galaxy Ace 2
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
MediaTek MT6735P
ST-Ericsson NovaThor U8500
CPU
ARM Cortex-A53
ARM Cortex-A9
Type
Quad-Core
Dual-Core
Frequency
1 GHz
1 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
No

Graphics

GPU
ARM Mali-T720 MP4
ARM Mali-400 MP

RAM

RAM
1 GB
768 MB

Antutu

Score
19.000
Overall performance better than 14% of devices
8.400
Overall performance better than 1% of devices

Storage

Capacity
8 GB
4 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
No
No

Sensors

Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
No
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
8 Mpx
5 Mpx
Pixel size
--
--
Sensor
Unknown Unknown
Unknown Unknown
Type
CMOS
Unknown
Aperture
f/2.0
f/2.8
Flash
LED
LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Geotagging
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Touch focus
Slow Motion Video
No
30 fps
No
30 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
0.3 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
-
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B8 (900)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Dual Sim Dual Standby
Single Sim
Type
Micro SIM
Micro SIM
Mini SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
Others
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 3.0
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVCTP (Audio/Video Control Transport Protocol)
  • AVDTP (Audio/Video Distribution Transport Protocol
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • GAP (Generic Access Profile)
  • GAVDP (Generic Audio/Video Distribution Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • SDP (Service Discovery Protocol)
  • SPP (Serial Port Protocol)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

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American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

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Others

Others
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.

Battery

Battery
Capacity
2800 mAh
1500 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Others
Removable
Removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean

Prices

Prices

Prices