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Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GB vs Motorola Moto Z3 64GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GB vs Motorola Moto Z3 64GB phones. Which is the best phone?

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Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GB
6.01"
AMOLED

1080x2160

12
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Motorola Moto Z3 64GB
6.01"
AMOLED

1080x2160

12
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Motorola Moto Z3 64GB

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 phone! Comment!


01 Advantages Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GB
Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GBvsMoto Z3 64GB
 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)

03 Advantages Motorola Moto Z3 64GB
Moto Z3 64GBvsMoto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GB
 38%38%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.35Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 41%41%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 12 megapixels + 12MPvs(dual camera) 12 megapixels + 5MP
 71%71%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps

45 Common items in both devices
4GB LPDDR4X
64GB (51GB user available)
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
156 grams (5.46 ounces)
6.75 millimeters (0.27 inches)
Aluminum frame, front/back glass
Super AMOLED
16 million
1080x2160 pixels
402 PPI
6.01"
Dual LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus / LDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
(front) 8 megapixels
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Type-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (side-mounted)
Face recognition (unlock)
3000 mAh
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
5.0 version A2DP/LE
NFC
USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3
Water splash resistant (don't immerse)
+ 37 COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresMotorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GBMotorola Moto Z3 64GB
BrandMotorolaMotorola
ModelMoto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GBMoto Z3 64GB
Also known asLenovo Moto Z3 Play 64GB + 4GB RAM XT1929 TD-LTEVerizon Lenovo Moto Z3 XT192917 4GB RAM + 64GB, MOTXT192917
Country or region where it's soldUSAUSA
Release dateJune, 2018August, 2018
Depth6.75 millimeters (0.27 inches)6.75 millimeters (0.27 inches)
Size (width x height)76.5 x 156.5 millimeters (3.01 x 6.16 in)76.5 x 156.5 millimeters (3.01 x 6.16 in)
Weight156 grams (5.46 ounces)156 grams (5.46 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersWater splash resistant (don't immerse)Water splash resistant (don't immerse)
Operating system (OS)Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GBMotorola Moto Z3 64GB
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
HardwareMotorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GBMotorola Moto Z3 64GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SDM636 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 (10nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.6Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.35Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 280
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 280
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 509Qualcomm Adreno 540 710Mhz
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage64GB (51GB user available)64GB (51GB user available)
External storageUntil 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 512GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayMotorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GBMotorola Moto Z3 64GB
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.01" inches6.01" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~77.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~77.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2160 pixels1080x2160 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)402 PPI402 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataMotorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GBMotorola Moto Z3 64GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat13 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,14,17,18,19,20,25,26,28,29,30,66,71)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40,41)
LTE Cat16 (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,12,13,14,17,18,19,20,25,26,28,30,66)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40,41,46)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, 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
Maximum download/upload600/150 Mbps1024/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingMotorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GBMotorola Moto Z3 64GB
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 camera / Back cameraMotorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GBMotorola Moto Z3 64GB
Main camera(dual camera)
12 megapixels
5MP FF depth sensor
(dual camera)
12 megapixels
12MP mono
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashDual LED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.25µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusLDAF/PDAF: laser/phase detection autofocus
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
Front camera / Secondary cameraMotorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GBMotorola Moto Z3 64GB
Front camera8 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution3264x2448 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length24mm lens24mm lens
Sensor size1/4" inches1/4" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaMotorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GBMotorola Moto Z3 64GB
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, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesMotorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GBMotorola Moto Z3 64GB
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapterType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMotorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GBMotorola Moto Z3 64GB
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
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (side-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (side-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Deep Indigo
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Aluminum frame (6000 series)
- 2.5D gorilla glass screen
- Max vision 18:9 display
- Moto mods support
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint support
- Colors: Ceramic Black
- Aluminum body (6000 series)
- Corning Gorilla Glass 3 back panel
- Moto mods (modular)
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyMotorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GBMotorola Moto Z3 64GB
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3000 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)15W15W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Motorola Moto Z3 Play XT1929-4 64GBMotorola Moto Z3 64GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered