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Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB) vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB) vs Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB) phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)
5.2"
IPS

1080x1920

12
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

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03PointsMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)Compare Motorola Moto G5 Plus X
Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
5.2"
IPS

1080x1920

12
MP

5mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)

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!

Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)1 Advantage Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)vsMoto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)3 Advantages Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
2GB LPDDR3vs+3GB LPDDR350%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
1 slotvs+2 slots Dual-SIMAdvantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely

48 Common items in both devices
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
32GB (22GB user free)
eMMC 5.1
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
155 grams (5.43 ounces)
9.7 millimeters (0.38 inches)
Aluminum body, glass front
+41 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
ModelMoto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
Other model namesLenovo Moto G5 Plus (32GB +2GB RAM) XT1687, Motorola PotterLenovo Moto G5 Plus (32GB + 3GB RAM) XT1685, Motorola Potter
Country or region availableUSA
USA
AustraliaEuropeNew Zealand
Australia, Europe, New Zealand
BrandMotorolaMotorola
Release dateMarch, 2017March, 2017
Depth9.7 millimeters (0.38 inches)9.7 millimeters (0.38 inches)
Size (width x height)74 x 150.2 millimeters (2.91 x 5.91 in)74 x 150.2 millimeters (2.91 x 5.91 in)
Weight155 grams (5.43 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 othersWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
System (OS)Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
Operating systemAndroid 7.0 NougatAndroid 7.0 Nougat
Firmware updateAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 8.1 Oreo
HardwareMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953 (14nm)
CPU processor2Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A532Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 506 650MhzQualcomm Adreno 506 650Mhz
RAM memory2GB LPDDR33GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (22GB user free)
eMMC 5.1
32GB (22GB user free)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size5.2" inches5.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~67.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~67.1% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1080x1920 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)424 PPI424 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networksMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload300/50 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 networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE 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)
LTE Cat6 700/800/850/900/1800/2100/2600 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,19,20,28)
TD-LTE 2300/2500/2600 (Bands 38,40,41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
CallingMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
Back camera (main camera)12 megapixels12 megapixels
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/2.5" inches1/2.5" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
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
2ª cameraMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
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
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Lunar Grey, Fine Gold
- TurboPower charging: 6h in 15min
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Lunar Grey, Fine Gold
- TurboPower charging: 6h in 15min
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3000 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)15W15W
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateMotorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1687 32GB)Motorola Moto G5 Plus (XT1685 32GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Mark DNot sure why this side by side comparison shows the XT1687 as having only 3GB of RAM. My XT1687 has 4 https://uploads.disquscdn.com/images/72d54fbd2b8f1b74364e5e7ba189f12e2769c643a93db2a63a9131384f16cd6f.png
Mauricio HernaskiBecause your device is 64GB (internal memory), there are two models (32GB and 64GB). You can change in the comparison above for the 64GB version. See all the models here: https://www.phonemore.com/models/motorola/moto-g5-plus/