38points

Motorola Moto G

93points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

97points

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
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Motorola Moto G vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

Why is Motorola Moto G better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8 & Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Weight
    143gvs195,189g
  • Has a radio
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Width
    65.9mmvs74.8,73.8mm
  • Height
    129.9mmvs162.5,158.1mm
  • Has out-of-order execution

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 better than Motorola Moto G & Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus?

  • Supports two SIM cards
  • Has AF tracking
  • Shoots raw
  • Has a stylus
  • Uses 3D facial recognition
  • Has a front-facing LED flash

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus better than Motorola Moto G & Samsung Galaxy Note 8?

  • Battery power
    3500mAhvs2070,3300mAh
  • CPU speed
    4 x 2.9GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs4 x 1.2,4 x 2.3 & 4 x 1.7GHz
  • Pixel density
    529ppivs329,521ppi
  • Thickness
    8.5mmvs11.6,8.6mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Download speed
    1200MBits/svs21,600MBits/s
  • Video recording (main camera)
    2160 x 60fpsvs720 x 30,2160 x 30fps
  • Has a two-stage shutter

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

2.Weather sealed
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

3.weight

143g

195g

189g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

11.6mm

8.6mm

8.5mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

65.9mm

74.8mm

73.8mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

129.9mm

162.5mm

158.1mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

720 x 1280px

1440 x 2960px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

329ppi

521ppi

529ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

4.5"

6.3"

6.2"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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 AMOLED display
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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.Has integrated graphics
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

3.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226 (1.2GHz))

8 (Samsung Exynos 8895)

8 (Samsung Exynos 9810)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

4.Uses big.LITTLE technology
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores in order to maximise performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking email will use the less powerful cores to maximise battery life.

5.Has out-of-order execution
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

6.Has AES
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

5MP

12MP & 12MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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.

3.Has laser autofocus
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

A laser autofocus system quickly determines the depth of the subject you want to focus on, allowing you to take photos much faster.

For example

Huawei Mate 20 X

4.video recording (main camera)

720 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 60fps

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.front camera megapixels

1.3MP

8MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

6.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

A dual-lens camera captures two images and overlays them. This technology creates sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and allows you to use effects such as softening the background.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

3.number of microphones

2

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
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

2070mAh

3300mAh

3500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

For example

Oppo A7

3.has a removable battery
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

4.wireless charging
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

5.Supports fast charging
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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.

6.has a battery level indicator
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
2.Has offline voice recognition
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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

3.Supports Java
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
5.Is free and open source
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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.

6.Has sharing intents
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

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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