Motorola Moto G (2015) vs Moto G (2014) – What’s different?


Motorola have just announced the 2015 edition of the Moto G which is the 3rd Generation of the smartphone. We know the device is priced at Rs 11,999 and Rs 12,999 for the 8GB (1GB RAM) and 16GB (2GB RAM) variants respectively. It will be available exclusively through Flipkart starting tonight. But let’s take a look at how it compared to last year’s Moto G which was the second generation.

 Moto G 3rd Gen  Moto-G-4G-LTE-2
Moto G (2015) – 3rd Gen Moto G (2014) – 2nd Gen
Dimensions 141.5 x 70.7 x 11 mm, 141 grams
Display 5 inches 720p display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 inches 720p display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Processor Quad-Core Snapdragon 410 processor with Adreno 306 GPU Quad-Core Snapdragon 400 processor with Adreno 305 GPU
Storage 8GB/16GB, microSD Card Slot upto 128GB 16GB, microSD Card Slot upto 32GB
Main Camera 13 Megapixel Camera with Dual-Tone LED Flash, IR Filter and 1080p Video Recording at 30fps 8 Megapixel Rear Camera with LED Flash and 720p Video Recording at 30fps
Secondary Camera 5 Megapixel Front Facing Camera 2 Megapixel Front Facing Camera
Operating System Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Android 5.0 Lollipop
Colours Black and White Black and White
Battery 2470 mAH 2070 mAH
Connectivity microUSB Port, 3.5mm Audio Jack microUSB Port, 3.5mm Audio Jack
Other Features Removable Back Covers and Flip Covers Removable Back Covers and Flip Covers
Micro SIM (Optional Dual-Micro SIM Variant) with LTE Support Micro SIM (Optional Dual-SIM Variant)
Dual Front Speakers Dual Front Speakers
IPX7 Water Resistance – Under 3 feet of water for 30 minutes

Author: Sandeep Sarma

Sandeep Sarma is a blogger and a freelance photographer. Apart from gadgets and phones, he also has a passion for movies and cars. He currently uses the S7 Edge as his main phone. Catch him on twitter at @sandeep9sarma