Compare LG G5 vs Motorola Moto Z Play

Feature Comparison

  • The Motorola Moto Z Play's got 5.5 inch Screen Size, while LG G5's Screen Size is 5.3 inch
  • Internal Storage of LG G5 is the same as Motorola Moto Z Play
  • LG G5's got 25.0% more RAM
 
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100 /100
  
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Display     
Screen Size
5.3 inch 5.5 inch   
Screen Resolution
2560 x 1440 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD AMOLED   
Pixel Density
554 PPI 401 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
2.1GHz 2GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Qualcomm Snapdragon 625   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
4GB 3GB   
Graphics
Adreno 530 Adreno 506   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
16MP 16MP   
Front Camera Resolution
8MP 5MP   
Camera Details
+8MP Rear Camera, Wide angle, lensOIS Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face/Smile Detection, Panorama, HDR 1.3 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, OIS, Dual Rear Camera, Laser Autofocus, Dual Tone LED Flash Laser Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), Dual Tone LED Flash, Front LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 6.0 Marshmallow Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
LG 5.0 UI -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 7.0 Android O   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
USB Type C USB Type C   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, InfraRed (IR) Blaster, GPS Water Resistance, Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
149.4 x 73.9 x 7.7 156.4 x 76.4 x 6.99   
Weight
159 grams 165 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Silver, Titan, Gold, Pink White, Black   
Build Material
Metal Unibody Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
23.29GB -   
Card Slot
Yes, + 100GB Google Drive storage Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
256GB 2TB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
Yes No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2800mAh 3510mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
Yes, Slide-Out Removable No   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
Yes Yes, TurboPower   

LG G5 vs Motorola Moto Z Play Specs

Specs
LG G5Motorola Moto Z Play  
Screen Size 5.3 inch5.5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 16MP16MP  
RAM 4GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 2800mAh3510mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 8MP5MP  

LG G5 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • First phone to come with a modular build
  • Sharp display with excellent colour reproduction
  • Dual Cameras on the back allow you to click wide shots
  • Free of bloatware
  • Excellent fingerprint scanner
The Bad
  • Overall build quality of the device takes a beating due to modularity
  • The default battery module does not give adequate battery backup
  • Overall the system UI has light background which hurts the eye in very dark surroundings
  • The modules, which are the USP of the device are not be available easily everywhere

Motorola Moto Z Play Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Solid build quality, phone feels good to hold
  • Rear camera captures detailed images
  • Excellent battery life to easily last through the day
  • Supports all existing Moto Mods
  • Bloat free stock Android experience makes the device run flawlessly
The Bad
  • Low light shots with the rear camera don't turn out to be great
  • Lacks Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS)
  • Processor not being the most powerful may disappoint gamers

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This page helps you compare LG G5 with Motorola Moto Z Play. When you see LG G5 Vs Motorola Moto Z Play comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how LG G5 stands against Motorola Moto Z Play and which one you should buy. The best price of LG G5 is currently Rs. 24,380. The lowest price for Motorola Moto Z Play is Rs. 22,499. The prices for both these products were updated October 16, 2017.
 
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