Features Key features of the Moto G5 Plus  vs Nexus 5X 

screen size

screen resolution

Moto G5 Plus
1920 x 1080
Nexus 5X
1920 x 1080


camera resolution

Moto G5 Plus
12 MP
Nexus 5X
12.3 MP

Differences What are the advantages of each

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Motorola Moto G5 Plus

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Supports FM radio Yes vs No Somewhat common; Listen to music and news from local radio stations
Store more stuff 64 GB vs 32 GB 2x more storage capacity; free yourself from memory cards
More RAM 4 GB vs 2 GB 2x more RAM; browse media-heavy webpages without slowing down
Faster processor 2 GHz vs 1.8 GHz More than 10% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
More battery capacity 3,000 mA·h vs 2,700 mA·h More than 10% more battery capacity
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Lighter 136 g vs 155 g More than 10% lighter
Thinner 7.9 mm vs 9.7 mm Around 20% thinner

Reviews Word on the street

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Moto G5 Plus  vs
Nexus 5X 
Type Super IPS LCD2 Super IPS LCD2
Size 5.2" 5.2"
Resolution 1920 x 1080 1920 x 1080
Multitouch N/A N/A
PPI 423 ppi 423 ppi


Clock speed 2 GHz 1.8 GHz
Internal storage 64 GB 32 GB

photo & video

Camera 12 MP 12.3 MP
Resolution 12 MP 12.3 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 5 MP 5 MP
Video resolution 3840 x 2160 @ 30 fps 3840 x 2160 @ 30 fps


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

form factor

Moto G5 Plus  vs
Nexus 5X 
Weight 155 g 136 g
Thickness 9.7 mm 7.9 mm
Size 74 x 150.2 x 9.7 mm 72.6 x 147 x 7.9 mm


Has an assisted GPS No Yes


Supports FM radio Yes No


Operating system Android 7.0 Android 7.1
Multitasking Yes Yes
App store Android Market Android Market
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 850,000 apps 850,000 apps


Capacity 3,000 mA·h 2,700 mA·h
Motorola Moto G5 Plus
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