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HTC Bolt vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)

Side by side comparison between HTC Bolt vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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HTC Bolt
5.5"
SLCD3

1440x2560

16
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3200
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
10PointsMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)Compare HTC Bolt X
Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
5.2"
IPS

1080x1920

12
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? HTC Bolt

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Bolt14 Advantages HTC BoltvsMoto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)10 Advantages Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
+8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)20%
Thinner
vs9.7 millimeters (0.38 inches)
+1440x2560 pixels78%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x1920 pixels
+534 PPI26%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs424 PPI
+5.5"6%
Larger screen
vs5.2"
+(back) 16MP33%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 12MP
+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
vsEIS: Digital stabilization
+(front) 8MP59%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 5MP
+(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbps50%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
+3200 mAh7%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs3000 mAh
+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMOAdvantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO is newer and faster
vs802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
vsNot supported
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
+IP57 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core26%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
3GB LPDDR4vs+4GB LPDDR333%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
32GB (22GB available)vs+64GB (54GB available)145%
More internal storage for applications and files
174 grams (6.09 ounces)vs+155 grams (5.43 ounces)12%
Lighter
TFT Super LCD 3vs+TFT IPS LCDAdvantage
TFT IPS LCD display is brighter and more vivid
f/2.0 (aperture)vs+f/1.7 (aperture)18%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
Android 7.0 Nougatvs+Android 8.1 OreoAdvantage
Android 8.1 Oreo is newer and safer
Type-C reversible connectorvs+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
Not supportedvs+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
4.1 + A2DPvs+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster

27 Common items in both devices
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
Aluminum body, glass front
16 million
Dual-LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / Autofocus
HDR photo/video on both cameras / HDR photo on both cameras
+20 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresHTC BoltMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
ModelBoltMoto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
Other model namesSprint HTC Bolt 32GB, HTC Bolt 2PYB2, HTC 2PYB2, HTC AcadiaLenovo Moto G5 Plus (64GB + 4GB RAM) XT1687, Motorola Potter
Country or region availableUSA
USA
USA
USA
BrandHTCMotorola
Release dateNovember, 2016March, 2017
Depth8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)9.7 millimeters (0.38 inches)
Size (width x height)77.3 x 153.59 millimeters (3.04 x 6.05 in)74 x 150.2 millimeters (2.91 x 5.91 in)
Weight174 grams (6.09 ounces)155 grams (5.43 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass frontAluminum body, glass front
Protection against water and othersIP57 certified: dust/water resistant up to 1 meter and 30minWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
System (OS)HTC BoltMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 8.1 Oreo
HardwareHTC BoltMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994 (20nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A57
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
2Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 430Qualcomm Adreno 506 650Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR44GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (22GB available)64GB (54GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayHTC BoltMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
Display typeTFT Super LCD 3TFT IPS LCD
Screen size5.5" inches5.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~70.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~67.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1440x2560 pixels1080x1920 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)534 PPI424 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 3
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksHTC BoltMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload450/50 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/1700/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat9 700/850/1700/1800/1900/2600 (Bands 2,3,4,5,7,12,25,26)
TD-LTE 2500 (Bands 41)
LTE Cat6 700/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,17,25,26,66)
TD-LTE 2500/2600 (Bands 38,41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingHTC BoltMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraHTC BoltMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
Back camera (main camera)16 megapixels12 megapixels
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED flashDual-LED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lens26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.5" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraHTC BoltMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length29mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaHTC BoltMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityHTC BoltMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputType-C reversible connector3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 + A2DP4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsHTC BoltMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Fingerprint sensor
Hall effect
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Silver
- HTC Sense UI
- HTC BoomSound
- Hi-Res audio
- Slow motion 720p@120fps
- Quick Charge 2.0
- Miracast
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Lunar Grey, Fine Gold
- TurboPower charging: 6h in 15min
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyHTC BoltMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3200 mAh3000 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging15W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateHTC BoltMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 64GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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