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Motorola Moto G5 Plus 

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Moto G5 Plus
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Differences What are the advantages of each

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Supports FM radio Yes vs No Somewhat common; Listen to music and news from local radio stations
Significantly more RAM 4 GB vs 1 GB 4x more RAM; browse media-heavy webpages without slowing down
Significantly faster processor 2 GHz vs 1.4 GHz Around 45% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
Significantly more battery capacity 3,000 mA·h vs 1,810 mA·h More than 65% more battery capacity
Higher resolution 1920 x 1080 vs 1334 x 750 More than 2x higher resolution
Sharper screen 423 ppi vs 325 ppi More than 30% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Supports multitasking Yes vs No Somewhat common; Run multiple apps at once
Higher resolution front camera 12 MP vs 8 MP 50% higher resolution front camera; Video chat with other people
Bigger screen 5.2" vs 4.7" More than 10% bigger screen
Bigger app store 850,000 apps vs 825,000 apps Around 5% more apps; find an app for virtually any task
Records higher def video 3840 x 2160 @ 30 fps vs 1920 x 1080 @ 60 fps 2x higher def video
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Store much more stuff 128 GB vs 64 GB 2x more storage capacity; free yourself from memory cards
Lighter 129 g vs 155 g More than 15% lighter
Quite a bit thinner 6.9 mm vs 9.7 mm Around 30% thinner

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Moto G5 Plus  vs
iPhone 6 
Type Super IPS LCD2 Super IPS LCD2
Size 5.2" 4.7"
Resolution 1920 x 1080 1334 x 750
Multitouch N/A N/A
PPI 423 ppi 325 ppi


Clock speed 2 GHz 1.4 GHz
Internal storage 64 GB 128 GB

photo & video

Camera 12 MP 8 MP
Resolution 12 MP 8 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 5 MP 1.2 MP
Video resolution 3840 x 2160 @ 30 fps 1920 x 1080 @ 60 fps


Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes Yes
Supports NFC Yes Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth Bluetooth

form factor

Moto G5 Plus  vs
iPhone 6 
Weight 155 g 129 g
Thickness 9.7 mm 6.9 mm
Size 74 x 150.2 x 9.7 mm 67 x 138.1 x 6.9 mm


Has an assisted GPS No Yes


Supports FM radio Yes No


Operating system Android 7.0 iOS 10
Multitasking Yes No
App store Android Market Apple App Store
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 850,000 apps 825,000 apps


Capacity 3,000 mA·h 1,810 mA·h
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