Compare Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus

Feature Comparison

  • Motorola Moto G5 Plus has 5.2 inch Screen Size, whereas Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen has 5 inch Screen Size
  • Both Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen and Motorola Moto G5 Plus have same Internal Storage
  • The RAM on Motorola Moto G5 Plus is 66.0% more
 
Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen
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40 /100
100 /100
  
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65 Value For Money Score
94 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5 inch 5.2 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD LCD   
Pixel Density
293.7 PPI 424 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass 3   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
1.2GHz 2GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Qualcomm Snapdragon 625   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
1GB 3GB   
Graphics
Adreno 305 Adreno 506   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 12MP   
Front Camera Resolution
2MP 5MP   
Camera Details
Slow Motion Video, Burst Mode, Auto HDR, Panorama, Tap to Focus Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, auto-HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
HD Video Recording (720p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, Dual Tone LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 4.4 KitKat Android 7.0 Nougat   
OS Detail
- -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 5.0 Android O   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
GPS, FM Radio Water Resistance, Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
141.5 x 70.7 x 10.99 150.2 x 74 x 7.7   
Weight
149 grams 155 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, White Lunar Gray, Fine Gold   
Build Material
Plastic Metal Unibody   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
12.79GB -   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
32GB 128GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Micro SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
3G, 2G, Micro SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
3G, 2G, Micro SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2070mAh 3000mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No No   
Wireless Charging
- No   
Fast Charging
- Yes, Turbo Charging   

Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus Specs

Specs
Motorola Moto G 2nd GenMotorola Moto G5 Plus  
Screen Size 5 inch5.2 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP12MP  
RAM 1GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 2070mAh3000mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2MP5MP  

Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Improved camera performance over the 1st gen
  • Good battery life
  • Near stock android keeps things snappy
The Bad
  • No 4G LTE connectivity
  • Average front facing speakers

Motorola Moto G5 Plus Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Sturdy build quality
  • Good battery life with Turbo Charging support
  • Decent camera on either sides
  • Dedicated Micro SD card slot
  • Excellent overall performance with near-stock Android Nougat
The Bad
  • Speaker output could have been better
  • Heats up slightly on extensive use of GPS
  • Bundled earphones are very basic

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This page helps you compare Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen with Motorola Moto G5 Plus. When you see Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen Vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus 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 Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen stands against Motorola Moto G5 Plus and which one you should buy. The best price of Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen is currently Rs. 8,999. The lowest price for Motorola Moto G5 Plus is Rs. 14,950. The prices for both these products were updated August 20, 2017.
 
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