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Motorola Moto G5S (XT1795) vs LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Motorola Moto G5S vs LG G8X ThinQ phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare LG G8X ThinQ X05Motorola Moto G5S (XT1795)
Motorola Moto G5S (XT1795)
5.2"
IPS

1080x1920

16
MP

5mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Motorola Moto G5S X23LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
6.4"
OLED

1080x2340

12
MP

32mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? The PhoneMore's choice is LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)

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!


05 Advantages Motorola Moto G5S (XT1795)
Moto G5S (XT1795)vsG8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
 22%22%
+Lighter
157 grams (5.5 ounces)vs192 grams (6.72 ounces)
 2%2%
+Thinner
8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)vs8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPSvsOLED
 5%5%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
424 PPIvs403 PPI
Advantage
+The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
LED flash on both camerasvsLED flash

23 Advantages LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)vsMoto G5S (XT1795)
 99%99%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.4Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4Xvs3GB LPDDR3
 4 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (104GB user available)vs32GB (22GB user available)
Advantage
+Fastest write and read storage
UFS 2.1vseMMC 5.1
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 22%22%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2340 pixelsvs1080x1920 pixels
 23%23%
+Larger screen
6.4"vs5.2"
 57%57%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 12MP + 13MPvs(back) 16MP
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
 11%11%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.8 (aperture)vsf/2.0 (aperture)
 5 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)
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
Android 9.0 PievsAndroid 8.1 Oreo
 12 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 2000 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
 33%33%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3000 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
+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
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certified, MIL-STD-810G military certifiedvsWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)

26 Common items in both devices
Aluminum body, front glass / Aluminum frame, front/back glass
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo on both cameras
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (front-mounted) / Fingerprint (under display)
Li-Ion (Non removable) / LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
2 slots Dual-SIM
Active noise cancellation
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
NFC
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3 / Gorilla Glass 6
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresMotorola Moto G5S (XT1795)LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
ModelMoto G5S (XT1795)G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
Also known asLenovo Moto G5S Dual-Sim (3GB RAM) XT1793LG G8X ThinQ Dual Screen (Unlocked) LM-G850QM7, LMG850QM7
Country or region availableIndiaUSA
BrandMotorolaLG
Release dateAugust, 2017October, 2019
Depth8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)73.5 x 150 millimeters (2.89 x 5.91 in)75.8 x 159.3 millimeters (2.98 x 6.27 in)
Weight157 grams (5.5 ounces)192 grams (6.72 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, front glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)IP68 certified: dust/water proof over 1.5 meter and 30min
MIL-STD-810G military certified: salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant
Operating system (OS)Motorola Moto G5S (XT1795)LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
Operating systemAndroid 7.1 NougatAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 8.1 Oreofeature not registered
HardwareMotorola Moto G5S (XT1795)LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 MSM8937 (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SDM855 (7nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
1.1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
Octa-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 485
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 485
1.78Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 485
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 505 450MhzQualcomm Adreno 640
RAM memory3GB LPDDR36GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage32GB (22GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
128GB (104GB user available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayMotorola Moto G5S (XT1795)LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSOLED
Screen size5.2" inches6.4" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~67.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~83.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x1920 pixels1080x2340 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)424 PPI403 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 6
Mobile networks and dataMotorola Moto G5S (XT1795)LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
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 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 40)
LTE Cat20 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 14, 20, 29, 30, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41, 46)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps2000/75 Mbps
Messaging and callingMotorola Moto G5S (XT1795)LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraMotorola Moto G5S (XT1795)LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
Main camera16 megapixels(dual camera)
12 megapixels
13MP ultrawide (f/2.4 9mm 1.0µm)
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 60 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered27mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.55" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical 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 cameraMotorola Moto G5S (XT1795)LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
Front camera5 megapixels32 megapixels
Front camera resolution2592x1944 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.8" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.8µm pixel
MultimediaMotorola Moto G5S (XT1795)LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesMotorola Moto G5S (XT1795)LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
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 supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMotorola Moto G5S (XT1795)LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
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
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
Other features- Colors: Lunar Grey, Fine Gold
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: New Aurora Black
- Screen case (foldable)
- 19.5:9, DCI-P3 100%, HDR10 display
- Always-on display
- LG UX 9.0
- 32-bit/192kHz audio (Meridian)
- Quick Charge 4.0
- Wireless charging 9W
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyMotorola Moto G5S (XT1795)LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Battery capacity3000 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)15W21W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Motorola Moto G5S (XT1795)LG G8X ThinQ (G850QM7)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered