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Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB) vs Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Motorola Moto G7 Power vs Google Pixel 3a XL phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Google Pixel 3a XL XMotorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)06Points
Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)
6.2"
IPS

720x1570

12
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
6"
OLED

1080x2160

12.2
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3700
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)

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Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)6 Advantages Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)vsPixel 3a XL (G020A)17 Advantages Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsNot supported
+LTPS IPS LCDAdvantage
This device has a LTPS IPS LCD screen, which are brighter and more vivid
vsOLED
+6.2"3%
Larger screen
vs6"
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+5000 mAh35%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs3700 mAh
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs+2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core13%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
193 grams (6.76 ounces)vs+167 grams (5.85 ounces)16%
Lighter
9.3 millimeters (0.37 inches)vs+8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)13%
Thinner
720x1570 pixelsvs+1080x2160 pixels106%
Higher resolution screen
279 PPIvs+402 PPI44%
Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
(back) 12MPvs+(back) 12.2MP2%
Higher resolution main camera
LED flashvs+Dual LED flashAdvantage
The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
f/2.0 (aperture)vs+f/1.8 (aperture)11%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
Android 9.0 Pievs+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs+(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps100%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs+5.0 version A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
Not supportedvs+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
Not supportedvs+Dragontrail GlassAdvantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys

27 Common items in both devices
4GB LPDDR3
64GB (51GB user free) / 64GB (50GB user free)
Plastic body, glass front
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo on both cameras
+20 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresMotorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
ModelMoto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
Other model namesLenovo Moto G7 Power Single-sim XT1955, Motorola OceanGoogle Pixel 3a XL G020A (Verizon Wireless)
Country or region availableMexico
Mexico
USA
USA
BrandMotorolaGoogle
Release dateFebruary, 2019May, 2019
Depth9.3 millimeters (0.37 inches)8.2 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)76 x 159.4 millimeters (2.99 x 6.28 in)76.1 x 160.1 millimeters (3 x 6.3 in)
Weight193 grams (6.76 ounces)167 grams (5.85 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
System (OS)Motorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 10
HardwareMotorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 SDM632 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 670 SDM670 (10 nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 250 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 250 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core Kryo 360 Gold
1.7Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 360 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 506Qualcomm Adreno 615
RAM memory4GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (51GB user free)64GB (50GB user free)
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
DisplayMotorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
Display typeLTPS IPS LCDOLED
Screen size6.2" inches6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~77.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~76.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1570 pixels1080x2160 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)279 PPI402 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedDragontrail Glass
Mobile networksMotorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps600/75 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 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 networkLTE Cat7 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 17, 28, 66)
VoLTE
LTE Cat11/5 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 25, 26, 28, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
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 networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
CallingMotorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
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
CameraMotorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
Back camera (main camera)12 megapixels12.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered28mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.25µm pixel1.4µm 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
2ª cameraMotorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
Front camera (secondary)8 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered24mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaMotorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
RadioFMNot supported
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
ConnectivityMotorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
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
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMotorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Ceramic black, Marine blue, Iced violet
- 19:9 screen ratio (Max Vision)
- Turbo Power charging: 9h in 15min
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Just Black, Clearly White, Purple-ish
- 18:9 ratio display FHD+
- Always-on display
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyMotorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity5000 mAh3700 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)15W9V/2A=18W
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateMotorola Moto G7 Power (XT1955-2 64GB)Google Pixel 3a XL (G020A)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registered1.19W/kg (head) | 0.98W/kg (body)
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered1.39W/kg (head) | 0.9W/kg (body)