Compare Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen vs Motorola Moto G5

Feature Comparison

  • Both Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen and Motorola Moto G5 have same Screen Size
  • Internal Storage of Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen is the same as Motorola Moto G5
  • The Motorola Moto G5's got 3GB RAM, while Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen's RAM is 1GB
 
Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen
Motorola Moto G5
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32 / 100
100 / 100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
57Value For Money
94Value For Money
  
Display     
Screen Size
5 inch 5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD LCD   
Pixel Density
293.7 PPI 441 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3 -   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
1.2GHz 1.4GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Qualcomm Snapdragon 430   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
1GB 3GB   
Graphics
Adreno 305 Adreno 505   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
8MP 13MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
2MP 5MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
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) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), 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 Oreo   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
GPS, FM Radio Water Resistance, Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
141.5 x 70.7 x 10.99 144.3 x 73 x 9.5   
Weight
149 grams 145 grams   
Connectivity
3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, White Lunar Gray, Fine Gold   
Build Material
Plastic Metal Unibody   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Body SAR
- -   
Head SAR
- -   
In The Box
Device, Charger, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual Device, Charger & Cable Separate, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
16GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
12.79GB -   
Card Slot
Yes Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
32GB 128GB   
OTG Support
- -   
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   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100   
4G Bands
- LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 19(800), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2070mAh 2800mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No Yes   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
No Yes   

Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen vs Motorola Moto G5 Specs

Specs
Motorola Moto G 2nd GenMotorola Moto G5  
Screen Size 5 inch5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 8MP13MP  
RAM 1GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 2070mAh2800mAh  
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 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Good performance with near stock Android
  • Camera manages to get decent shots in day light
  • Acceptable battery life with Turbo Charging
  • Dedicated MicroSD card slot
The Bad
  • Body feels cheap
  • Low-light camera performance

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