Motorola Moto G VS. Motorola Moto X: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Motorola Moto G VS. Motorola Moto X. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
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Cost-effectiveness
7.7
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
4.2
4.8
Performance & Hardware
4.1
5.3
Camera
3.5
7.2
Connectivity
5.9
8.1
Battery
6.5
4.7

Basics

Brand

Aliases
XT939G, XT1032, Moto G Google Play Edition
Ghost, XT1052

Presentation

Unveiled
November 2013, 5 years ago
August 2013, 5 years ago
State
Not available
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
65.9 mm
129.9 mm
11.6 mm
65.3 mm
129.4 mm
10.0 mm
Weight
143 g
130 g
Usable surface
65 %
72 %
Materials
-
-
Resistance
-
-
Colors

Screen

Diagonal
4.5"
4.7"
Type
LCD IPS
Amoled
Resolution
720 x 1280 px
720 x 1280 px
Density
326 Pixels per inch
312 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Multi-touch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass
  • Multi-touch
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes




Prototypes
Motorola Moto G
Print 3D Model
Motorola Moto X
Print 3D Model

Photos

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960DT
CPU
ARM Cortex-A7
Krait 300
Type
Quad-Core
Dual-Core
Frequency
1.2 GHz
1.7 GHz
64 Bits
No
No

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 305
Qualcomm Adreno 320

RAM

RAM
1 GB
2 GB

Antutu

Score
17.223
Overall performance better than 12% of devices
18.483
Overall performance better than 16% of devices

Storage

Capacity
8 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 5.5-6.8 GB
16 GB
Capacity with the OS (depends on the brand and ROM version): 9-14.8 GB
SD Slot
No
No

Security

Fingerprint
No
No

Sensors

Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Temperature

Others

Notifications LED
No
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
5 Mpx
10.5 Mpx
Pixel size
--
1.410 µm
Sensor
Unknown Unknown
Omnivision OV1820
Type
Unknown
CMOS BSI
Aperture
Unknow
f/2.4
Flash
LED
LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Panorama
  • Touch focus
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • Touch focus
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120.0 fps
No
30.0 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
Yes

Selfie

Resolution
1.3 Mpx
2 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

2G
  • CDMA2000 EX-DO REV.A
  • CDMA B5 (850)
  • CDMA BC1 (1900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • CDMA2000 EX-DO REV.A
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • CDMA BC1 (1900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
4G LTE
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B13 (700)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Single Sim
Single Sim
Type
Micro SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.0 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.0
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • BPP (Basic Printing Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • FTP (File Transfer Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • OBEX (OBject EXchange)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PAN (Personal Area Networking Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • SPP (Serial Port Protocol)

Navigation

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

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage

SAR

European measurement

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

0.790 W/Kg on head
-- W/Kg on body
--
American measurement

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

1.170 W/Kg on head
1.060 W/Kg on body
1.390 W/Kg on head
0.500 W/Kg on body

Others

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

Battery

Capacity
2070 mAh
2200 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Others
Non-removable
Non-removable

Software

Operating System
Android 4.4 KitKat
Android 4.4 KitKat

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