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Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2) vs Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)

Side by side comparison between Motorola Moto G9 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy A52 5G phones, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A52 5G XMotorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)06Points
Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)
6.81"
IPS

1080x2400

64
MP

16mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

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20PointsSamsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)Compare Motorola Moto G9 Plus X
Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
6.5"
AMOLED

1080x2400

64
MP

32mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)6 Advantages Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)vsGalaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)20 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
+HDR10Advantage
The HDR10 display provides vibrant colors and more details
vsNot supported
+6.81"5%
Larger screen
vs6.5"
+Proximity sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsVirtual proximity sensor
+5000 mAh11%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs4500 mAh
+30W20%
More power (watts) to charge the battery faster. Sometimes, the charger that comes with the device doesn't have the same power supported by the device. Check before you buy it.
vs25W
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
4GB LPDDR4Xvs+8GB LPDDR4X100%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
128GB (111GB available)vs+256GB (220GB available)98%
More internal storage for applications and files
eMMC 5.1vs+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
223 grams (7.81 ounces)vs+189 grams (6.62 ounces)18%
Lighter
9.7 millimeters (0.38 inches)vs+8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)15%
Thinner
LTPS IPS LCDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
60Hzvs+120Hz100%
The display reproduces more frames per second because the frequency (Hertz) is higher, improves fluidity and tires your eyes less.
386 PPIvs+405 PPI5%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
(quad camera) 64MP + 8MP + 2MP + 2MPvs+(quad camera) 64MP + 12MP + 5MP + 5MP13%
Higher resolution main camera
EIS: Digital stabilizationvs+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
1/1.73" inchesvs+1/1.72" inches1%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
(front) 16MPvs+(front) 32MP101%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)vs+(front) 4K UHD (3840x2160)3 times
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Android 10vs+Android 11Advantage
Android 11 is newer and safer
4G+ LTE-Avs+5G SA/NSAAdvantage
The 5G SA/NSA network is newer and faster
(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbpsvs+(5G SA/NSA) 2000 Mbps2 times
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
Not supportedvs+CompassAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Gorilla Glass 5Advantage
Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Not supportedvs+IP67 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

31 Common items in both devices
2.2GHz 64bit Octa-Core
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
Plastic body, glass front
16 million
1080x2400 pixels
LED flash
Only digital zoom
+24 specs and more in the table below

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📱 Model features

Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
ModelMoto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
Other model namesLenovo Moto G9 Plus XT2087-2Galaxy A52 5G SM-A526B Single-SIM (256GB + 8GB RAM)
Country or region available(Europe)(Global, International)
(Europe), (Global, International)
AustraliaNew Zealand
Australia, New Zealand
BrandMotorolaSamsung
Release date9/7/20203/19/2021, Announced: 3/17/2021
Depth9.7 millimeters (0.38 inches)8.4 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)78.1 x 169.98 millimeters (3.07 x 6.69 in)75.1 x 159.9 millimeters (2.96 x 6.3 in)
Weight223 grams (7.81 ounces)189 grams (6.62 ounces)
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP67 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1 meter and 30min

🤖 Operating System

Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
System versionAndroid 10Android 11
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
User Interfacefeature not registeredOne UI 3.1

⚙️ Processor

Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G (SM7150-AB) (8nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G (SM7225) (8nm)
CPUOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.2GHz Dual-Core Kryo 470 Gold
1.8GHz Hexa-Core Kryo 470 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.2GHz Dual-Core Kryo 570
1.8GHz Hexa-Core Kryo 570
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 618 (700MHz)Qualcomm Adreno 619 (800MHz)
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredAnTuTu: 334981 (v8), 386474 (v9)
Geekbench: 1820 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 16fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)

💽 Memory and storage

Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X8GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (111GB available)
eMMC 5.1
256GB (220GB available)
UFS 2.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)

📲 Display

Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
Display typeLTPS IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.81" inches6.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~84.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2400 pixels (20:9)1080x2400 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)386 PPI405 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 5
Refresh rate60Hz120Hz
Display featuresHDR10800nits[peak]
Always-On Display

📶 Mobile networks

Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload600/100 Mbps2000/1024 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G, 5G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
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 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat13/15 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat12 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 26, 28, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
Primary 5G networkNot supportedSA/NSA/Sub6 (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41, 66, 78)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A, 5G SA/NSA
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported

📷 Camera

Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
64 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.2118°1/4.0"1.12µm
2MP macrof/2.2
2MP depthf/2.2
(quad camera)
64 megapixels
12MP ultrawidef/2.2123°1.12µm
5MP macrof/2.4
5MP depthf/2.4
Main camera resolution10120x6328 pixels10120x6328 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lens26mm lens
Sensor size1/1.73" inches1/1.72" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixel0.8µm 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 supportedSupported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Camera extrasfeature not registered1080p@60fps

📸 Front camera

Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
Front camera (secondary)16 megapixels32 megapixels
Front camera resolution4608x3456 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)4K UHD (3840x2160)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length29mm lens26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.8" inches
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.8µm pixel

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedStereo sound with dual speakers
Active noise cancellation2 microphones or more2 microphones or more
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC

🔌 Connectivity

Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputNot supportedUSB Type-C (reversible)
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
WiFi Direct, hotspot
DLNANot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEOA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
NFCSupportedSupported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Gyroscope
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Compass
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Virtual proximity sensor
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported

🔋 Battery

Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity5000 mAh4500 mAh
Charger, watts30W Fast battery charging25W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered35 hours (1.5 days)
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered

➕ Other features

Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Indigo Blue, Rose Gold
- Silicone case included
- Google Assistant
- TurboPower
- Colors: Awesome Black, White, Violet, Blue

☢️ Radiation rate

Motorola Moto G9 Plus (XT2087-2)Samsung Galaxy A52 5G (SM-A526B 256GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registered1.055W/kg (head), 1.42W/kg (body)
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