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Motorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3 vs Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Motorola Moto E5 Play vs Huawei P30 Pro phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Huawei P30 Pro X06Motorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3
Motorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3
5.2"
IPS

720x1280

8
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2800
mAh

(Removable)

vs
Compare Motorola Moto E5 Play X27Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
6.47"
OLED

1080x2340

40
MP

32mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4200
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB

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!


06 Advantages Motorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3
Moto E5 Play XT1921-3vsP30 Pro (L09) 128GB
 28%28%
+Lighter
150 grams (5.25 ounces)vs192 grams (6.72 ounces)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPSvsOLED
Advantage
+The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
LED flash on both camerasvsDual LED flash
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C reversible connector
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported

27 Advantages Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
P30 Pro (L09) 128GBvsMoto E5 Play XT1921-3
 104%100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.6Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
 3 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
8GB LPDDR4Xvs2GB LPDDR3
 10 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (109GB user available)vs16GB (10GB user available)
 7%7%
+Thinner
8.41 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum frame, front/back glassvsPlastic body, front glass
 174%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2340 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 41%41%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
398 PPIvs282 PPI
 24%24%
+Larger screen
6.47"vs5.2"
 8 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 40MP + 20MP + 8MPvs(back) 8MP
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 25%25%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.6 (aperture)vsf/2.0 (aperture)
 6 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 32MPvs(front) 5MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 8.0 Oreo
 4 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1400 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
 50%50%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4200 mAhvs2800 mAh
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 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
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
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connectorvsMicroUSB 2.0
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certifiedvsWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)

17 Common items in both devices
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
16 million
HDR photo on both cameras
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Fingerprint / Fingerprint (under display)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresMotorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
ModelMoto E5 Play XT1921-3P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
Also known asT-Mobile Moto E5 Play XT1921-3 UnlockedHuawei P30 Pro VOG-L09 8GB RAM Single-sim, Huawei Vogue
Country or region availableUSAUSA
BrandMotorolaHuawei
Release dateMay, 2018March, 2019
Depth9 millimeters (0.35 inches)8.41 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)74 x 151 millimeters (2.91 x 5.94 in)73.4 x 158 millimeters (2.89 x 6.22 in)
Weight150 grams (5.25 ounces)192 grams (6.72 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)IP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Motorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareMotorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 427 MSM8920 (28nm)64bit - HiSilicon Kirin 980 (7nm)
CPU processor1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.6Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
1.92Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A76
1.8Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A55
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 308 500MhzARM Mali-G76 MP10 720Mhz
RAM memory2GB LPDDR38GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage16GB (10GB user available)128GB (109GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB nano-Memory
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayMotorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
Display typeTFT LCD IPSOLED
Screen size5.2" inches6.47" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~66.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~88.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels1080x2340 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)282 PPI398 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataMotorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
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 850/900/1700/1900/2100TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 25, 26, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 41)
LTE Cat21 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28, 32)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, 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
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps1400/200 Mbps
Messaging and callingMotorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
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 cameraMotorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
Main camera8 megapixels(triple camera)
40 megapixels
20MP ultrawide (f/2.2 16mm 1/2.7" PDAF)
8MP telephoto (f/3.4 125mm 1/4" 5x-zoom PDAF OIS 3D)
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels7296x5472 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.6 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered27mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/1.7" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixelfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraMotorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
Front camera5 megapixels32 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaMotorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, WMVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesMotorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C reversible connector
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou, QZSS
Infrared portNot supportedSupported
Other functionsMotorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
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
Fingerprint
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
Other features- Colors: Flash gray
- HAC M3/T4
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Aurora, Amber Sunrise, Breathing Crystal
- EMUI 9.1
- 19.5:9 ratio display
- DCI-P3, HDR10 display
- Leica optics on camera
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos sound
- Huawei Pay
- Vapor chamber cooling system on processor
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyMotorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
BatteryLi-Ion (Removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
Battery capacity2800 mAh4200 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)GK40 / 5V/2A=10W40W (15W wireless)
Talk time1260 minutes | 21 hours | 0.9 dayfeature not registered
Standby17280 minutes | 288 hours | 12 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Motorola Moto E5 Play XT1921-3Huawei P30 Pro (L09) 128GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia1.35 W/Kg (head) | 1.23 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered