Moto G4 Plus VS. Motorola Moto X Play: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Moto G4 Plus VS. Motorola Moto X Play. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
7.2
Cost-effectiveness
7.5
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
5
4.8
Performance & Hardware
5.5
4.6
Camera
6.7
7.5
Connectivity
6.9
5.2
Battery
4.2
6.3

Basics

Brand

Aliases
--
XT1562, XT1563

Release Date

Release date
May 2016, 3 years ago
July 2015, 4 years ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
76.6 mm
153.0 mm
9.8 mm
75.0 mm
148.0 mm
10.9 mm
Weight
155 g
169 g
Usable surface
71 %
75 %
Materials
Metal, Plastic
Polycarbonate
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

White
Black

White

Screen

Diagonal
5.5"
5.5"
Type
LCD IPS
LCD IPS
Resolution
1080 x 1920 px
1080 x 1920 px
Density
401 Pixels per inch
401 Pixels per inch
Others
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes





Prototypes
Moto G4 Plus
Print 3D Model
Motorola Moto X Play
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 MSM8952
Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939
CPU
4x1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A53+ 4x1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
Cortex A53
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
1.5 GHz
1.7 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 405
Qualcomm Adreno 405

RAM

RAM
2 GB
2 GB

Antutu

Score
56.454 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 57% of devices
37.289
Overall performance better than 43% of devices

Storage

Capacity
16 GB
16 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, on the front
No

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity

Others

Notifications LED
No
No

Camera

Main

Resolution
16 Mpx
21.5 Mpx
Pixel size
1.314 µm
1.120 µm
Sensor
Omnivision OV16860
Sony IMX230 Exmor RS
Type
PureCel
CMOS
Aperture
f/2.0
f/2.0
Flash
Dual LED
Dual LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous autofocus
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Face detection
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Manual focus
  • Scene mode
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
Yes

Selfie

Resolution
5 Mpx
5 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B13 (700)
  • B20 (800)
  • B25 (1900+)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28 (700)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B28 (700)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
2G
  • CDMA BC0 (800)
  • CDMA BC1 (1900)
  • 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
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

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

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.1 LE Low energy consumption
Bluetooth 4.0 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • APT-x
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)

Navigation

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

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Host
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage

SAR

European measurement

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

--
0.494 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

1.230 W/Kg on head
1.100 W/Kg on body
0.800 W/Kg on head
1.230 W/Kg on body

Others

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

Battery

Battery
Capacity
3000 mAh
3630 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Others
Fast Charging
Non-removable
Non-removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 8.1 Oreo
Android 7.0 Nougat

Prices

Prices

Prices