At A Glance: Moto X Style, Moto X Play And Moto G

Motorola has revealed three new phones for the Australian market: the Moto X Style, Moto X Play and Moto G. We have the pricing and spec comparisons of the handsets for you.

Photo: Moto Style handset

Both the Moto X Style and Moto X Play will be exclusive to Vodafone from early September. They are the more premium devices of the new range. The Moto G is aimed at a budget audience and will be sold outright through retailers later in the year. All three handsets run on Android Lollipop 5.1.1.

Here is the side by side comparison:

Moto X Style Moto X Play Moto G
Pricing $3 on a $80 Vodafone Red plan $5 on a Vodafone $40 plan $369 outright
Dimensions 153.9mm x 76.2mm x 6.1-11.06mm (curved) 148mm x 75mm x 8.9-10.9mm (curved) 142.1mm x 72.4mm x 6.1-11.6mm (curved)
Weight 179g 169g 155g
CPU Motorola Mobile Computing System including a 1.8GHz Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 808 with hexa-core CPU (MSM8992), Adreno 418 GPU, Natural Language Processor, and Contextual Computing Processor Motorola Mobile Computing System including a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 615 processor with 1.7 GHZ Octa-core CPUs, Adreno 405 GPU, Natural Language Processor, Contextual Computing Processor Qualcomm® SnapdragonTM 410 (MSM8916) processor with 1.4 GHz quad-core CPU, Adreno 306 with 400 MHz GPU
Memory 3GB RAM, 16/32GB/64GB (expandable with Micro SD up to 128GB) 2GB RAM, 16GB/32GB (expandable with Micro SD up to 128GB) 2GB RAM, 16GB (expandable with Micro SD up to 32GB)
Display 5.7-inch TFT LCD, 1440p Quad HD, 520 ppi, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 5.5-inch 1080p Full HD, 403 ppi, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 5-inch, 720p HD (1280 x 720), 294 ppi, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Camera 21MP rear, 5MP front 21MP rear, 5MP front 13MP rear, 5MP front
Battery 3000mAh 3630mAh 2470mAh

[Via Motorola Australia]


Comments

    Damnit why do flagship screens have to get bigger and bigger, lets keep it at 5" or less, if you want bigger then make a phablet version of your flagship! I shouldn't have to get a lower specced phone just to have a smaller screen.

      You don't have to get a lower speced phone to get a smaller screen; you can get a Sony Xperia Compact. Why does no one acknowledge these phones, which have a small screen, high specs, and great battery life? :/

        I have a sony xperia z2, it is a great phone but I hate that I can never find good accessories for it, yes part of it is cases and covers because I like that damnit but stupid sony don't make good car cradles for the damn phone and no third party does either because everything is samsung this apple that. So it can get frustrating that your awesome phone is hamstrung by stupid crap like that. It gets worse the further from flagship you go as well, no good solid model specific accessories.

    I hope there is an outright price for the Moto X Play.

    The problem with the xperia is that it's the exception rather than the rule

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