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LG K50 (LGK50) vs Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between LG K50 vs Motorola Moto G8 Play phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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LG K50 (LGK50)
6.26"
IPS

720x1520

13
MP

13mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3500
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare LG K50 X09Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
6.2"
IPS

720x1520

13
MP

8mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? The PhoneMore's choice is LG K50 (LGK50)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


12 Advantages LG K50 (LGK50)
K50 (LGK50)vsMoto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR3vs2GB LPDDR3
 8%8%
+Lighter
170 grams (5.95 ounces)vs184 grams (6.44 ounces)
 3%3%
+Thinner
8.75 millimeters (0.34 inches)vs9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
 1%1%
+Larger screen
6.26"vs6.2"
 62%62%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 13MPvs(front) 8MP
 100%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
MIL-STD-810G military certifiedvsNot supported

09 Advantages Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)vsK50 (LGK50)
 14%14%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 11%11%
+More internal storage for applications and files
32GB (20GB user available)vs32GB (18GB user available)
 1%1%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
271 PPIvs269 PPI
 52%52%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 13MP + 8MP + 2MPvs(dual camera) 13MP + 2MP
 10%10%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/2.0 (aperture)vsf/2.2 (aperture)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
 14%14%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3500 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported

30 Common items in both devices
eMMC 5.1
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Plastic body, front glass
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
720x1520 pixels
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Face unlock
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go / USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresLG K50 (LGK50)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
ModelK50 (LGK50)Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Also known asSoftBank LGK50Lenovo Moto G8 Play XT2015
Country or region availableJapanLatin AmericaBrazil
BrandLGMotorola
Release dateJune, 2019October, 2019
Depth8.75 millimeters (0.34 inches)9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)77 x 161.3 millimeters (3.03 x 6.35 in)75.4 x 157.6 millimeters (2.97 x 6.2 in)
Weight170 grams (5.95 ounces)184 grams (6.44 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersMIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistantNot supported
Operating system (OS)LG K50 (LGK50)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareLG K50 (LGK50)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - MediaTek MT6762 Helio P22 (12nm)64bit - MediaTek MT6771 Helio P70M (12nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.5Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A73
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR GE8320 650MhzARM Mali-G72 MP3 900Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (18GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
32GB (20GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayLG K50 (LGK50)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size6.26" inches6.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~78.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~80.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1520 pixels720x1520 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)269 PPI271 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataLG K50 (LGK50)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 800/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 8, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 41)
LTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 28, 66)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingLG K50 (LGK50)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraLG K50 (LGK50)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Main camera(dual camera)
13 megapixels
2MP depth sensor (f/2.4 1/5" 1.75um 86º)
(triple camera)
13 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 14mm 1.25µm 117º)
2MP depth sensor (f/2.2 1.75µm)
Main camera resolution4160x3120 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.1" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.25µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraLG K50 (LGK50)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Front camera13 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution4160x3120 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.1" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
MultimediaLG K50 (LGK50)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesLG K50 (LGK50)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTaggingA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsLG K50 (LGK50)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Aurora black, Platinum gray, Moroccan blue
- 19:9 display ratio
- LG UX 7
- DTS:X surround sound
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black onyx, Magenta red
- Silicone case included
- Max Vision (19:9) display
- Dedicated action cam
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomyLG K50 (LGK50)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3500 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)5V/1.2A5V/2A=10W
Talk time1020 minutes | 17 hours | 0.7 dayfeature not registered
Standby19080 minutes | 318 hours | 13.3 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)LG K50 (LGK50)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered