PhoneRocket Review Our evaluation of Moto G vs Z10


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Motorola Moto G 

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Benchmarks Real world tests of Moto G vs BlackBerry Z10

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Motorola Moto G

Reasons to consider the
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Much bigger app store 850,000 apps vs 120,000 apps More than 7x more apps; find an app for virtually any task
Supports Adobe Flash Yes vs No Somewhat common; Many games and videos on the Internet require Adobe Flash
Supports FM radio Yes vs No Somewhat common; Listen to music and news from local radio stations
More cores Quad core vs Dual core Twice as many cores; each additional core lets your phone do more without visible UI slowdowns and jerkiness
Bigger screen 4.5" vs 4.2" More than 5% bigger screen
More battery capacity 2,070 mA·h vs 1,800 mA·h 15% more battery capacity
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Better overall performance 1,600 vs 1,119 Around 45% better geekbench score
Supports NFC Yes vs No Somewhat common; Enables payment by phone and other wireless communications
Is 4G Yes vs No Somewhat common; Supports the fastest, most reliable networks
Faster processor 1.5 GHz vs 1.2 GHz More than 25% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
Higher resolution front camera 8 MP vs 5 MP 60% higher resolution front camera; Video chat with other people
Thinner 9 mm vs 11.6 mm More than 20% thinner
More RAM 2 GB vs 1 GB 2x more RAM; browse media-heavy webpages without slowing down
Slightly sharper screen 355 ppi vs 326 ppi Around 10% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images

Reviews Word on the street

Moto G  vs BlackBerry Z10 

More than audible to the ear, its quality is pleasantly complemented by its high-toned and crisp audio output.
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Specifications Full list of technical specs


Moto G  vs
BlackBerry Z10 
Type Super IPS LCD2 Super IPS LCD2
Size 4.5" 4.2"
Resolution 1280 x 720 1280 x 768
Touchscreen Capacitive Capacitive
Multitouch Yes Yes
PPI 326 ppi 355 ppi


Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes


Supports FM radio Yes No


Operating system Android 4.4 KitKat Blackberry OS 10.2
Multitasking Yes Yes
App store Android Market BlackBerry App World
Adobe flash support Yes No
App store size 850,000 apps 120,000 apps


Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes Yes
Supports NFC No Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0 Bluetooth v4.0

form factor

Moto G  vs
BlackBerry Z10 
Weight 143 g 138 g
Thickness 11.6 mm 9 mm
Size 65.9 x 129.9 x 11.6 mm 65.6 x 130 x 9 mm


Clock speed 1.2 GHz 1.5 GHz
Number of cores Quad core Dual core
Internal storage 16 GB 16 GB

photo & video

Camera 5 MP 8 MP
Resolution 5 MP 8 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 1.3 MP 2 MP
Video resolution 1280 x 720 @ 30 fps 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps


Generation 3.5G 4G
HSUPA (5.76 Mb/s)
CDMA (0.01 Mb/s)
HSPA (21 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
LTE (20 Mb/s)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
GPRS (0.01 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)


Capacity 2,070 mA·h 1,800 mA·h
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