Motorola Moto X VS Google Nexus 4 E960 Comparison : After the arrival of the new Motorola Moto X many people are wondering how is this smart phone different from the other awesome phone which Google release some 10 months ago, we are talking about the Google LG Nexus 4 E960. The latest Motorola Moto X comes with some new features the the older smart phone don’t have, and people are also curious about how the Google and USA made product will be. If we look at the Price and hardware of both devices then My first choice will be the Google LG Nexus 4 E960 because of its low price tag and rich features set, but i am sure that many will disagree with me and for this i am going to compare the Motorola Moto X VS Google Nexus 4 E960, which will clear my though on how the later is better than the former. This article will also guide those who are going to spend hundreds of dollars on other pricey Android devices, because they can get the same powerful experience on the LG Google Nexus 4 E960 without spending that much money. For me it was a tough choice to choose one as the king because both the devices are well crafted with latest hardware and up to date software, plus the Google name itself is the guarantee of quality but i will compare Motorola Moto X VS Google Nexus 4 E960 in this post to clear everyone’s mind, if they are confused in getting one these super phones. So lets have a look at the full Motorola Moto X VS Google Nexus 4 E960 Comparison…
Motorola Moto X VS Google Nexus 4 E960 Comparison
Motorola Moto X VS Google Nexus 4 E960 Comparison
1) Design and Build Quality
Starting with the size of both the devices, Nexus 4 is 3% taller and 6% wider than the Motorola Moto X, While Moto X is 14% thicker than the Nexus 4. Moto X is 7% lighter with 130g Weight, 252 customizable colors are available for the plastic back of Moto X while Nexus 4 comes with a glass back plate. Moto X is super thin with less bezel in a single unibody while the Nexus 4 has unibody frame with more bezel and sparkly back.
2) Display and other hardware
Display is about the same in terms of screen size, pixel density and Resolution but Moto X packs AMOLED screen and IPS screen comes with Nexus 4, 5:3 aspect ratio of the Nexus 4 is different than the 16:9 aspect ratio of Moto X, lower clock rate of 1.5GHz of Snapdragon S4 Pro Quad Core CPU features in the Google Nexus 4 while a bit higher clock rate of 1.7GHz dual core Snapdragon S4 Pro Processor is the highlight of the Moto X. 2GB RAM is the same in both the phones, while 16GB and 32GB internal storage is available in the Moto X, 8GB and 16GB storage options comes with the Nexus 4, but in terms of storage there is this sad part that users are not able to upgrade the memory because of the lack of a MicroSD card slot. In terms of wireless connectivity options, Moto X has 4G LTE enabled by default while Nexus 4 comes with 3G network support and contains 4G LTE radio but it requires complicated hacks to be activated.
3) Battery and Camera
There are similar kind of non removable batteries in both devices, Moto X got 2200 mAh while Nexus 4 features 2100 mAh capacity battery, The working time of the Moto X battery is a bit better than the Nexus 4. Despite the 10 megapixels rear shooter Moto X camera is a bit behind in terms of results, as compare to the 8 megapixel rear camera of the Nexus 4. But Moto X have another cool feature in the camera department and that is if you Twist your wrist 2 times, your camera will be on and you can take pictures. Its the best sensor based plus point of the Motorola Moto X, front facing cameras are also identical, 2 MP in Moto X while 1.3 MP in LG Nexus 4.
4) Software and Price with Wrap-up
In the software arena Google Nexus 4 got Android 4.3 Jelly Bean but the Moto X’s Android 4.2 Jelly Bean is also quite as up-to-date as the other latest version with some unique customizations and features, some of which are as follows. Hands free voice controls feature is one of the killer features of the latest Moto X device, which will activate Google Now after you say the phrase “Okay, Google Now”, and you are ready to dictate your phone in your own voice. Active Display feature will place your notifications on your screen even if the screen is locked, this feature is achieved with the help of the Moto X’s AMOLED screen which will save battery power on your device, and will add another convenient touch to your Phone. Coming to the price of both the devices and we can clearly say that Nexus 4 with a $200 Unlocked price is the winner, while the Motorola Moto X can be purchased Unlocked for a price $580. The wrap up of all this article comes to these few lines, where we will suggest those who are happy with 3G network and less memory can go for the awesome Google Nexus 4 with less price and more powerful Quad Core CPU, but if they want to try the latest 4G LTE network with more internal storage and some latest features than their best bet is the Motorola Moto X. Do let us know in the comments below about your own choice, which one do you like the most and what features in each phone and lastly what will you suggest other between these two devices…
5) Motorola Moto X VS Google Nexus 4 E960 Comparison