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Motorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4) vs Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)

Side by side comparison between Motorola Moto Z4 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy S7 XMotorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)18Points
Motorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)
6.4"
OLED

1080x2340

48
MP

25mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3600
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
14PointsSamsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)Compare Motorola Moto Z4 X
Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
5.1"
AMOLED

1440x2560

12.2
MP

5mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Motorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)

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 Z4 (XT1980-4)18 Advantages Motorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)vsGalaxy S7 (SM-G930S)14 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
+2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core10%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs2.3Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+128GB (109GB available)4 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs32GB (22GB available)
+UFS 2.1Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
vsUFS 2.0
+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC3 times
More external storage for files using memory cards
vsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
+7.35 millimeters (0.29 inches)7%
Thinner
vs7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
+6.4"25%
Larger screen
vs5.1"
+(back) 48MP3 times
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 12.2MP
+Dual-LED flashAdvantage
The Dual-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+1/2" inches28%
The larger sensor camera lets you take photos with better depth.
vs1/2.55" inches
+(front) 25MP4 times
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 5MP
+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 8.0 Oreo
+(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbps33%
Faster for surfing the internet and download files
vs(4G+ LTE-A) 450 Mbps
+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+3600 mAh20%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs3000 mAh
+FMAdvantage
The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
vsNot supported
+5.0 + A2DP/LEAdvantage
Bluetooth 5.0 + A2DP/LE is newer and faster
vs4.2 + A2DP
+USB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoAdvantage
Newer and faster USB version for transferring photos, mp3 or data.
vsMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
+Type-CAdvantage
Reversible connector, you can stick in a USB-C cable any which way; either side is up.
vsMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
165 grams (5.78 ounces)vs+152 grams (5.32 ounces)9%
Lighter
OLEDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
1080x2340 pixelsvs+1440x2560 pixels46%
Higher resolution screen
403 PPIvs+576 PPI43%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)vs+(front) 2K UHD (2560x1440)78%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Not supportedvs+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Heart rateAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+SpO2Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+ANT+Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)Advantage
Wireless charging is another way to charge the battery.
Not supportedvs+Digital TVAdvantage
Watch your favorite TV shows anywhere
Not supportedvs+DLNAAdvantage
With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device.
P2i certifiedvs+IP68 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

30 Common items in both devices
4GB LPDDR4X / 4GB LPDDR4
Aluminum frame, glass front/back
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
OIS: Optical stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras / HDR photo/video on both cameras
+23 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresMotorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
ModelMoto Z4 (XT1980-4)Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
Other model namesLenovo Moto Z4 (Verizon) XT1980-4, MOTXT19804WSKT Galaxy S7 G930S (SK Telecom), Samsung Hero
Country or region availableUSA
USA
South Korea
South Korea
BrandMotorolaSamsung
Release dateJune, 2019March, 2016
Depth7.35 millimeters (0.29 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)75 x 158 millimeters (2.95 x 6.22 in)69.6 x 142.4 millimeters (2.74 x 5.61 in)
Weight165 grams (5.78 ounces)152 grams (5.32 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, glass front/backAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersP2i certified: water repellent nano-coatingIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
System (OS)Motorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updateAndroid 10Android 8.0 Oreo
HardwareMotorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SDM675 (11nm)64bit - Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core Kryo 460 Gold
1.7Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 460 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2.3Ghz Quad-Core Exynos M1 Mongoose
1.6Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 612 845MhzARM Mali-T880 MP12
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4
Internal storage128GB (109GB available)
UFS 2.1
32GB (22GB available)
UFS 2.0
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayMotorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
Display typeOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size6.4" inches5.1" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~84.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~72.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1080x2340 pixels (19.5:9)1440x2560 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)403 PPI576 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 4
Display features60Hzfeature not registered
Mobile networksMotorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload600/50 Mbps450/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Tri-Band 900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat12 (Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 14, 20, 66)
VoLTE
LTE Cat9 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, 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 Z4 (XT1980-4)Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraMotorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
Back camera (main camera)48 megapixels12.2 megapixels
Main camera resolution8000x6000 pixels4032x3024 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor size1/2" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size0.8µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical 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/video on both cameras
2ª cameraMotorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
Front camera (secondary)25 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution5760x4320 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)2K UHD (2560x1440)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered22mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/4.1" inches
Pixel size0.9µm pixel1.34µm pixel
MultimediaMotorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
RadioFMNot supported
TVNot supportedDigital TV
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityMotorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE4.2 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEOA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMotorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (under display)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Flash Grey
- 2.5D Gorilla Glass 3 display
- Max Vision display
- 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio display
- Moto Mods
- HD Voice
- HAC M4/T4
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White, Gold, Silver
- Body material: Aluminium
- Corning Gorilla Glass back panel
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- Samsung Gear VR compatible
- Fast battery charging: 83% in 30min
- Quick Charge 3.0
- Qi Wireless charging (PMA)
- OneDrive 115GB
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard)
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- IP68 certified: dust proof and water resistant over 1.5 meter and 30min
Power supplyMotorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3600 mAh3000 mAh
Charger, watts15W Fast battery charging15W Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging (Qi/PMA)
Talk time autonomyfeature not registered1680 minutes | 28 hours | 1.2 days
Standby25080 minutes | 418 hours | 17.4 days17280 minutes | 288 hours | 12 days
Radiation rateMotorola Moto Z4 (XT1980-4)Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930S)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)1.16W/kg (head) | 1.44W/kg (body)feature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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