Motorola Moto G5s Plus VS. Motorola Moto X Play: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: Motorola Moto G5s Plus VS. Motorola Moto X Play. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
7.8
Cost-effectiveness
7.6
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
5
4.9
Performance & Hardware
6
4.8
Camera
7.3
7.9
Connectivity
8.1
5.4
Battery
5
6.5

Basics

Brand

Aliases
Moto G Plus (5th gen.) Special, XT1803, XT1605, XT1606
XT1562, XT1563

Release Date

Release date
August 2017, 2 years ago
July 2015, 4 years ago
State
On Sale
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
76.2 mm
153.5 mm
9.5 mm
75.0 mm
148.0 mm
10.9 mm
Weight
168 g
169 g
Usable surface
71 %
75 %
Materials
Metal
Polycarbonate
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Gold

Gray
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
Motorola Moto G5s Plus
Print 3D Model
Motorola Moto X Play
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953
Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 MSM8939
CPU
ARM Cortex-A53
Cortex A53
Type
Octa-Core
Octa-Core
Frequency
2 GHz
1.7 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 506
Qualcomm Adreno 405

RAM

RAM
3 GB
2 GB

Antutu

Score
61.000
Overall performance better than 63% of devices
37.289
Overall performance better than 45% of devices

Storage

Capacity
32 GB
16 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Slot for SD or second SIM card
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
13 Mpx
21.5 Mpx
Pixel size
--
1.120 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX258
Sony IMX230 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
CMOS
Aperture
f/2.0
f/2.0
Flash
LED
Dual LED
Features
  • 4K Video
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • 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
No
30 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
Yes

Selfie

Resolution
8 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)
  • B17 (700)
  • B20 (800)
  • B25 (1900+)
  • B26 (850)
  • B28 (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B66 (1700/2100)
  • 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
Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
Others
  • Dual band
  • 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)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)

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.

0.380 W/Kg on head
1.270 W/Kg on body
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

0.940 W/Kg on head
1.190 W/Kg on body
0.800 W/Kg on head
1.230 W/Kg on body

Others

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