37points

Motorola Moto G

95points

Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Motorola Moto G
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Motorola Moto G vs Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Why is Motorola Moto G better than Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 20g lighter
    143gvs163g
  • Has a radio
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 2.8mm narrower
    65.9mmvs68.7mm
  • 17.8mm shorter
    129.9mmvs147.7mm

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) better than Motorola Moto G?

  • 44.93% more battery power
    3000mAhvs2070mAh
  • 3.81x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.8GHz & 4 x 1.77GHzvs4 x 1.2GHz
  • 1.73x higher pixel density
    570ppivs329ppi
  • 28.89% bigger screen size
    5.8"vs4.5"
  • 3GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs1GB
  • 2.4x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MPvs5MP
  • 4.63x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs720 x 1280px
  • 6.15x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs1.3MP

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Design

1.weight

143g

163g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.thickness

11.6mm

8.5mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.width

65.9mm

68.7mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

5.Weather sealed
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

6.height

129.9mm

147.7mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.pixel density

329ppi

570ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

2.screen size

4.5"

5.8"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

3.resolution

720 x 1280px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

4 x 1.2GHz

4 x 2.8GHz & 4 x 1.77GHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Best

Meizu Pro 7 Plus 64GB

10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

1GB

4GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

3.has an external memory slot
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

16GB

64GB

Best

Smartisan Nut R1

1024GB

5.semiconductor size

28nm

10nm (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7nm

6.Has integrated LTE
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

5MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.front camera megapixels

1.3MP

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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)

720 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.Has a dual-tone LED flash
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

6.has a BSI sensor
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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 radio
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

5.has dedicated media keys
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

2070mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

3.wireless charging
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

4.Has an ultra power save mode
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

5.has a rechargeable battery
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

6.has a battery level indicator
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.download speed

21MBits/s

1200MBits/s

Best

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

1200MBits/s

2.has NFC
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

3.Is DLNA certified
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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
Motorola Moto G
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

6.Bluetooth version

4

5

Best

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

5.1

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