55points

Lenovo Moto G5 Plus

94points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
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Lenovo Moto G5 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Why is Lenovo Moto G5 Plus better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 0.9mm thinner
    7.7mmvs8.6mm
  • Has a radio
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 0.8mm narrower
    74mmvs74.8mm
  • 12.3mm shorter
    150.2mmvs162.5mm
  • Has manual focus

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835) better than Lenovo Moto G5 Plus?

  • 10% more battery power
    3300mAhvs3000mAh
  • 8.75% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs8 x 2GHz
  • 22.88% higher pixel density
    521ppivs424ppi
  • 21.15% bigger screen size
    6.3"vs5.2"
  • 2GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs4GB
  • 2x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MP & 12MPvs12MP
  • 2.06x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs1080 x 1920px
  • 1.6x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs5MP

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.thickness

7.7mm

8.6mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

3.width

74mm

74.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

4.Weather sealed
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

5.height

150.2mm

162.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

6.has a QWERTY keyboard
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Text messaging is much faster due to a hardware keyboard.

For example

Sharp Aquos R2 Compact

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Display

1.pixel density

424ppi

521ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

2.screen size

5.2"

6.3"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

3.resolution

1080 x 1920px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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.

6.has an IPS screen
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.

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Performance

1.CPU speed

8 x 2GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953)

4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

4GB

6GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

4.internal storage

64GB

256GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

14nm (Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953)

10nm

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7nm

6.Has integrated LTE
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

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Cameras

1.megapixels

12MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.front camera megapixels

5MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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.

4.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

2160 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/1.7

f/2.4 & f/1.7

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

HTC U12+ 128GB

1.4 & 2.6f

6.Has a dual-tone LED flash
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.has a radio
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

5.has dedicated media keys
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

3000mAh

3300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

4.has a rechargeable battery
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

5.has a battery level indicator
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.Supports fast charging
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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.

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Features

1.download speed

300MBits/s

600MBits/s

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars (64GB / 6GB RAM)

1200MBits/s

2.has NFC
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

3.Is DLNA certified
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.

5.Has a fingerprint scanner
Lenovo Moto G5 Plus
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

6.Bluetooth version

4.2

5

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

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