Compare Samsung Galaxy Alpha vs Motorola Moto X Play

Feature Comparison

  • Motorola Moto X Play has 5.5 inch Screen Size and Samsung Galaxy Alpha has 4.7 inch Screen Size
  • Samsung Galaxy Alpha has 50.0% more Internal Storage
  • Both Samsung Galaxy Alpha and Motorola Moto X Play have same RAM
 
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
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Spec Score 
100 /100
  
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77 Value For Money Score
68 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.7 inch 5.5 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels   
Screen Type
Super AMOLED LCD   
Pixel Density
312.5 PPI 401 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 3   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
1.8GHz 1.7GHz   
Processor
Exynos 5430 Qualcomm Snapdragon 615   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
2GB 2GB   
Graphics
Mali-T628 MP6 Adreno 405   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
12MP 21MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No No   
Front Camera Resolution
2.1MP 5MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
Dual Camera, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, Panorama, HDR f/2.0, Phase Detection Autofocus, Dual-LED (Dual Tone) Flash, Check Quality Features 1/2.4" Sensor Size, 1.1 µm Pixel Size, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, Auto-HDR   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) Full HD Video Recording (1080p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 4.4 KitKat Android 5.1 Lollipop   
OS Detail
TouchWiz UI -   
OS Upgradable To
Android 5.0 Android 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio Water Resistance, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope, Heart Rate Sensor -   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
132.4 x 65.5 x 6.7 148.0 x 75.0 x 8.9   
Weight
115 grams 169 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, Frosted Gold, Sieek Silver Black, White   
Build Material
Metal, Polycarbonate Polycarbonate   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
1 Year for Mobile & 6 Months for Accessories -   
Body SAR
0.75W/kg -   
Head SAR
1.18W/kg -   
In The Box
Device, Charger, Warranty Card Device, Charger & Cable Separate, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual   
Audio Features
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 16GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
25.58GB 11GB   
Card Slot
No Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- 128GB   
OTG Support
Yes -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single 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   
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), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 28(700)   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
1860mAh 3630mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po)   
Removable Battery
Yes No   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
No Yes, Turbo Charging   

Samsung Galaxy Alpha vs Motorola Moto X Play Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy AlphaMotorola Moto X Play  
Screen Size 4.7 inch5.5 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 12MP21MP  
RAM 2GB2GB  
Battery Capacity 1860mAh3630mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2.1MP5MP  

Motorola Moto X Play Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Close to stock Android ensures timely updates
  • Very good battery life
  • The curve on the back ensures that phone sits very nicely in the hand
  • Bright and punchy display with excellent color reproduction
  • Dual SIM card slot and a separate slot for MicroSD
The Bad
  • Camera performance can be underwhelming especially in low light
  • No water or dust resistance
  • The phone can get a little warm during day to day usage
  • The speaker grille flushed almost with the body means dust removal can be a bit of pain

Samsung Galaxy Alpha Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Crisp and vivid AMOLED display with 312PPI
  • Good performance for average usage thanks to the 2GB RAM
  • 12MP rear camera can shoot videos up to 4k
  • 4G LTE support
The Bad
  • Average battery backup
  • No storage expansion option
  • Runs on outdated Android 4.4 KitKat with no hope of update from Samsung

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This page helps you compare Samsung Galaxy Alpha with Motorola Moto X Play. When you see Samsung Galaxy Alpha Vs Motorola Moto X 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 Samsung Galaxy Alpha stands against Motorola Moto X Play and which one you should buy. The best price of Samsung Galaxy Alpha is currently Rs. 29,999. The lowest price for Motorola Moto X Play is Rs. 14,990. The prices for both these products were updated December 19, 2017.
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