Compare Motorola Moto G (1st Gen) vs Samsung Galaxy S5

Feature Comparison

  • Screen Size of Samsung Galaxy S5's is 11.0% more than Motorola Moto G (1st Gen)
  • Internal Storage of Motorola Moto G (1st Gen) is the same as Samsung Galaxy S5
  • Samsung Galaxy S5's 2GB RAM is more than Motorola Moto G (1st Gen)'s 1GB RAM
 
Motorola Moto G (1st Gen)
Samsung Galaxy S5
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Spec Score 
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
55 Value For Money Score
77 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.5 inch 5.1 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD Super AMOLED   
Pixel Density
326 PPI 432 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass 3   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.2GHz 1.9GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Exynos 5422   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
1GB 2GB   
Graphics
Adreno 305 Mali-T628 MP6   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
5MP 16MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
1.3MP 2MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, HDR, Panorama Dual Shot, Simultaneous HD Video and Image Recording, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face and Smile Detection, Image Stabilization, HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
HD Video Recording (720p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Android 4.4 KitKat   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 5.1 Android 6.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
- IP67 (Dust and Water Resistant - 1 meter for 30 minutes)   
Dimensions (mm)
129.9 x 65.9 x 11.6 142 x 72.5 x 8.1   
Weight
143 grams 145 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black Charcoal Black, Electric Blue, Copper Gold, Shimmery White   
Build Material
Plastic Polycarbonate   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- 1 Year for Mobile & 6 Months for Accessories   
Body SAR
1.06W/kg 1.58W/kg   
Head SAR
1.17W/kg 1.2W/kg   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual Device, Charger, Earphone, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
5.1GB 10GB   
Card Slot
- Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- 128GB   
OTG Support
- Yes   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Single   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Micro SIM   
SIM 1 Details
- 4G, 3G, 2G, Micro SIM   
SIM 2 Details
- -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, CDMA 800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
- LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2070mAh 2800mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No Yes   
Wireless Charging
No Yes   
Fast Charging
No No   

Motorola Moto G (1st Gen) vs Samsung Galaxy S5 Specs

Specs
Motorola Moto G (1st Gen)Samsung Galaxy S5  
Screen Size 4.5 inch5.1 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 5MP16MP  
RAM 1GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 2070mAh2800mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 1.3MP2MP  

Motorola Moto G (1st Gen) Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Near stock Android experience with promise for quick updates in future
  • Compact size, which makes the phone usable with one hand
  • Overall snappy performance
  • Excellent battery life
The Bad
  • The camera performance leaves a lot to be desired
  • Speakers on the phone are not the loudest
  • Lacks LTE
  • No expandable storage

Samsung Galaxy S5 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Stunning AMOLED display with a pixel density of 432PPI
  • Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  • Powerful battery
  • Dust and Water resistant IP67 certification
  • Fingerprint scanner
The Bad
  • Bloated TouchWiz UI
  • Slightly sluggish performance
  • Delayed Android software updates
  • Mediocre hardware gives average performance

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