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What makes Motorola Moto X Play better Choice

Primary Camera Resolution 21.0 MP 16.0 MP
Motorola Moto X Play has 31.25% higher primary camera resolution.
Display Clarity 401 ppi 386 ppi
Motorola Moto X Play has 3.89% higher screen resolution than Samsung Galaxy A8.
User Interface Moto UI Samsung Touchwiz
Motorola Moto X Play runs on Moto UI Which has faster update cycle, because of which it receives updates faster and more consistently than Samsung Galaxy A8 running on Samsung Touchwiz.
#2

What makes Samsung Galaxy A8 better Choice

Screen Size 5.5 inches (Screen to Body Ratio: 75.13%) 5.7 inches (Screen to Body Ratio: 73.82%)
Samsung Galaxy A8 has 3.64% bigger screen size.
Internal Storage 16 GB 32 GB
Samsung Galaxy A8 has 100.00% more internal memory.

Feature Comparison of Motorola Moto X Play Vs Samsung Galaxy A8

Important Dates
Release Date September 14, 2015
Announced Date July 28, 2015
India Availability September 14, 2015 August 01, 2015
General
Sim Support Dual Sim, NaNo-SIM, GSM + GSM Dual Sim, GSM + GSM
Phone Dimensions 148 x 75 x 10.9 mm 158 x 76.8 x 5.9 mm
Phone Weight 169 grams 151 grams
Keypad Touch Touch
SAR Value 0.80 W/kg (head) 1.23 W/kg (body)
Display
Screen Size 5.5 inches (Screen to Body Ratio: 75.13%) 5.7 inches (Screen to Body Ratio: 73.82%)
Screen Resolution 1080 x 1920 Pixels, 401 ppi 1080 x 1920 Pixels, 386 ppi
Screen Type Full HD Super AMOLED, With 16 M Colors
Touch Type Capacitive With Multitouch Capacitive With Multitouch
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Photo & Video
Camera Yes, 21.0 Megapixel Yes, 16.0 Megapixel
Flash Yes, Dual LED Flash Yes, Single LED Flash
Front Camera Yes, 5.0 Megapixel Yes, 5.0 Megapixel
Camera Features F/2.0 Aperture, Quick Launch Instant ON, Closed loop processing, Tap anywhere to capture, Color Correlated Temperature (CCT) flash with dual LEDs, Phase Detect Auto-Focus (PDAF), 1080p Full HD Video Recording, Slow motion video, Video Stabilization, 4x digital zoom, Burst mode, Night mode, Auto HDR, Panorama, Drag to focus & exposure Auto Focus, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Panorama, High Dynamic Range (HDR)
Video Recording Yes, 1080 x 1920 Pixels at 30 fps Yes, 1080 x 1920 Pixels at 30 fps
Front Flash No
Technical
Operating System Android 5.1.1 - Lollipop Android 5.1 - Lollipop
Processor 1.7 GHz , Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 8939 64-Bit Octa Core 1.8 GHz , Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 8939 64-Bit Octa Core
RAM 2 GB 2 GB
GPU (Graphics) Qualcomm Adreno 405, 550 MHz Qualcomm Adreno 405
User Interface Moto UI Samsung Touchwiz
Battery
Battery 3630 mAh, Li-ion (Non-removable) 3050 mAh, Li-ion (Non-removable)
Battery Talk Time Mixed usage up to 48 hours Up to 20 Hours
Battery Standby Up to 304 Hours
Connectivity
GPRS Yes Yes
EDGE Yes Yes
3G Yes Yes, HSDPA, 42.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps
4G Yes Yes, LTE, Cat4, 50 Mbps UL, 150 Mbps DL
Wi-Fi Yes, with Tethering Yes, with Tethering
USB Connectivity Yes, microUSB v2.0 Yes, microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, with Google Maps Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Bluetooth Yes, v4.0 Yes, v4.1
Support NFC Yes Yes
External Display Connectivity Wifi Direct
Multimedia
E-mail Yes, with Push E-mail Yes, with Push E-mail
Document Reader Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Alert Types Vibration, MP3, WAV Vibration, MP3, WAV
PDF Reader Yes Yes
Memory
Phonebook Memory Practically Unlimited Contacts Practically Unlimited Contacts
Internal Storage 16 GB 32 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, upto 128 GB microSD, upto 128 GB
Other Features
Sensors Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor, eCompass, Hall Effect Sensor, Magnetometer, Proximity Sensor, Sensor Hub Accelerometer, Proximity, Geomagnetic, Light, Fingerprint Sensor
Quick Charging Yes Yes
Speaker Quality Dual Stereo Speakers, Speaker (Front-ported)
Additional Features Moto Voice, Moto Assist, Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, Water Repellent, Motorola Mobile Computing System, Natural Language Processor, Contextual Computing Processor ANT+ Support, Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0

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Smartphone With Good Camera And Processor

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17000

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Hi you can go for OnePlus X   Its the best specced device with 4G under 20k. Comes with powerful s801 proessor 3GB ram 5 inch full HD AMOLED screen really good camera in this price range. good battery life with top notch build quality.

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What about moto x play 

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Processor on this much better than S615 in xplay. 

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And what about camera moto x play is offering 21 MP camera 

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MP dont mean much when it comes to cameras they just decide how big the picture will be. its the acutal senor and quality which matters thats why iphones wit 8mp used to have best cameras and easily beat 21 mp sony cameras. oneplus x camera is as good as the xplay. 

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Compare Motorola Moto X Play Vs Samsung Galaxy A8 side by side for all differences and similarities in specifications and features to find which is better. Motorola Moto X Play has a feature score of 86, whereas Samsung Galaxy A8 has a feature score of 83. The page was last updated on August 20, 2019.