73points

Essential PH-1

60points

Motorola Moto X Play

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Essential PH-1 vs Motorola Moto X Play

Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play
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60
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Why is Essential PH-1 better than Motorola Moto X Play?

  • 3.1mm thinner
    7.8mmvs10.9mm
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a fingerprint scanner
  • 5% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/1.9 & f/1.9vs2f
  • 3.9mm narrower
    71.1mmvs75mm
  • 6.5mm shorter
    141.5mmvs148mm
  • 18nm smaller semiconductor size
    10nmvs28nm
  • Has manual ISO

Why is Motorola Moto X Play better than Essential PH-1?

  • 19.41% more battery power
    3630mAhvs3040mAh
  • Has an external memory slot
  • 16g lighter
    169gvs185g
  • Has a radio
  • Weather sealed
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • Supports slow motion video recording
  • Has a serial shot mode

Top specs and features

Design

1.Weather sealed
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

2.thickness

7.8mm

10.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

3.weight

185g

169g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.width

71.1mm

75mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.height

141.5mm

148mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.volume

78.47cm³

120.99cm³

Best

Palm Phone

36.17cm³

Display

1.resolution

1312 x 2560px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

504ppi

403ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

4.screen size

5.71"

5.5"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5. newer Gorilla Glass version

5

3

Best

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 (64GB / 4GB RAM)

6

6.every pixel has three subpixels
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Motorola Moto X Play

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.GPU clock speed

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

500MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 615)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.RAM speed

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

800MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 615)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Umidigi One Max

3200MHz

4.Has integrated graphics
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

5.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 615)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

6.Has out-of-order execution
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP & 13MP

21MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

For example

Huawei Mate 10 Dual SIM

3.front camera megapixels

8MP

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

5.widest aperture

f/1.9 & f/1.9

f/2

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Vivo NEX 2

1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

For example

Samsung Galaxy M10

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

3.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.Has a radio
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

5.Has dedicated media keys
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Blu Vivo One Plus (2019)

Battery

1.battery power

3040mAh

3630mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

3.wireless charging
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Umidigi One Max

4.Supports fast charging
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

5.has a battery level indicator
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.has a rechargeable battery
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play
2.Has offline voice recognition
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play
4.Is free and open source
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play
6.Has sharing intents
Essential PH-1
Motorola Moto X Play

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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