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Motorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2) vs Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Motorola Moto G7 Plus vs Motorola Moto G7 Power phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Motorola Moto G7 Power X19Motorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)
Motorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)
6.2"
IPS

1080x2270

16
MP

12mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Motorola Moto G7 Plus X02Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
6.2"
IPS

720x1570

12
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Motorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)

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!


19 Advantages Motorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)
Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)vsMoto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
 33%33%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GB LPDDR4vs3GB LPDDR3
 143%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (51GB user available)vs32GB (21GB user available)
 13%13%
+Lighter
176 grams (6.16 ounces)vs198 grams (6.93 ounces)
 13%13%
+Thinner
8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)vs9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum frame, front/back glassvsPlastic body, front glass
 117%100%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2270 pixelsvs720x1570 pixels
 45%45%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
405 PPIvs279 PPI
 74%74%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 16MP + 5MPvs(back) 12MP
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
 18%18%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.7 (aperture)vsf/2.0 (aperture)
 50%50%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 12MPvs(front) 8MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 100%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
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

02 Advantages Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)vsMoto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)
 6%6%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 67%67%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
5000 mAhvs3000 mAh

29 Common items in both devices
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
LTPS IPS LCD
16 million
6.2"
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo on both cameras
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Face unlock
Li-Ion (Non removable) / LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3
Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresMotorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
ModelMoto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
Also known asLenovo Moto G7 Plus Dual-sim XT1965, Motorola LakeLenovo Moto G7 Power Single-sim XT1955-6, Motorola Ocean
Country or region availableLatin AmericaBrazilUSA
BrandMotorolaMotorola
Release dateFebruary, 2019February, 2019
Depth8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)9.4 millimeters (0.37 inches)
Size (width x height)75.3 x 157 millimeters (2.96 x 6.18 in)76 x 160.83 millimeters (2.99 x 6.33 in)
Weight176 grams (6.16 ounces)198 grams (6.93 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
Operating system (OS)Motorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareMotorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SDM636 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 SDM632 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.6Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 250 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 250 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 509Qualcomm Adreno 506
RAM memory4GB LPDDR43GB LPDDR3
Internal storage64GB (51GB user available)32GB (21GB user available)
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayMotorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
Display typeLTPS IPS LCDLTPS IPS LCD
Screen size6.2" inches6.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~81.4% (screen-to-body ratio)~76.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2270 pixels720x1570 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)405 PPI279 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataMotorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat13 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 17, 28, 66)
VoLTE
LTE Cat7 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 20, 25, 26, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, 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 networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
Maximum download/upload600/50 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingMotorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
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 G7 Plus (XT1965-2)Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
Main camera(dual camera)
16 megapixels
5MP depth sensor (f/2.2)
12 megapixels
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.22µm pixel1.25µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
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 on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraMotorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
Front camera12 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution4000x3000 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.25µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaMotorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesMotorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
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 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMotorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
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
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Deep Indigo, Viva Red
- 19:9 screen ratio (Max Vision)
- Dolby audio
- Turbo Power charging: 11h in 15min
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Ceramic black, Marine blue, Iced violet
- 19:9 screen ratio (Max Vision)
- Turbo Power charging: 9h in 15min
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyMotorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
BatteryLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3000 mAh5000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)27W15W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Motorola Moto G7 Plus (XT1965-2)Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-5)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered