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Nokia 8 Sirocco vs Motorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)

Side by side comparison between Nokia 8 Sirocco vs Motorola Moto Z3 Play phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Nokia 8 Sirocco
5.5"
POLED

1440x2560

12
MP

5mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3260
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
08PointsMotorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)Compare Nokia 8 Sirocco X
Motorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
6.01"
AMOLED

1080x2160

12
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Nokia 8 Sirocco

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!

8 Sirocco15 Advantages Nokia 8 SiroccovsMoto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)8 Advantages Motorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
+2.45Ghz 64bit Octa-Core38%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
+6GB LPDDR4X50%
More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking.
vs4GB LPDDR4X
+128GB (114GB available)4 times
More internal storage for applications and files
vs32GB (22GB available)
+Stainless steel body, glass front/backAdvantage
More resistant material
vsAluminum frame, glass front/back
+1440x2560 pixels58%
Higher resolution screen
vs1080x2160 pixels
+534 PPI33%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs402 PPI
+(dual camera) 12MP + 13MP47%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(dual camera) 12MP + 5MP
+Digital and optical zoomAdvantage
The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
vsOnly digital zoom
+OIS: Optical stabilizationAdvantage
Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
vsEIS: Digital stabilization
+Android 10Advantage
Android 10 is newer and safer
vsAndroid 9.0 Pie
+3.5mm jackAdvantage
Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
vsType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
+BarometerAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
vsNot supported
+3260 mAh9%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs3000 mAh
+18W20%
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.
vs15W
+IP67 certifiedAdvantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
vsWater splash resistant (don't immerse)
Not supportedvs+Until 1TB microSD, microSDXCAdvantage
More external storage for files using memory cards
177 grams (6.2 ounces)vs+156 grams (5.46 ounces)13%
Lighter
7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs+6.75 millimeters (0.27 inches)11%
Thinner
P-OLEDvs+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
5.5"vs+6.01"9%
Larger screen
f/1.8 (aperture)vs+f/1.7 (aperture)6%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
(front) 5MPvs+(front) 8MP63%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
Not supportedvs+Face unlockAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device

30 Common items in both devices
16 million
Dual-LED flash
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo on both cameras
1/2.55" inches
4K UHD (3840x2160)
(front) Full HD (1920x1080)
+23 specs and more in the table below

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

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Physical featuresNokia 8 SiroccoMotorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
Model8 SiroccoMoto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
Other model namesNokia Sirocco TA-1005, TA-1042, HMD AvatarLenovo Moto Z3 Play 32GB + 4GB RAM XT1929
Country or region available(Global, International)ChinaHong Kong
(Global, International), China, Hong Kong
(Global, International)United Arab Emirates(Europe)
(Global, International), United Arab Emirates, (Europe)
BrandNokiaMotorola
Release dateMarch, 2018June, 2018
Depth7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)6.75 millimeters (0.27 inches)
Size (width x height)72.97 x 140.93 millimeters (2.87 x 5.55 in)76.5 x 156.5 millimeters (3.01 x 6.16 in)
Weight177 grams (6.2 ounces)156 grams (5.46 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsStainless steel body, glass front/backAluminum frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersIP67 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1 meter and 30minWater splash resistant (don't immerse)
System (OS)Nokia 8 SiroccoMotorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updateAndroid 10Android 9.0 Pie
HardwareNokia 8 SiroccoMotorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 (10nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SDM636 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.45Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 280
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 280
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.6Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 540 710MhzQualcomm Adreno 509
RAM memory6GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (114GB available)32GB (22GB available)
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayNokia 8 SiroccoMotorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
Display typeP-OLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.5" inches6.01" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~81.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~77.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution1440x2560 pixels1080x2160 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)534 PPI402 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 5Gorilla Glass 3
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksNokia 8 SiroccoMotorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim cardDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload600/150 Mbps600/150 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 networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
UMTS 800/850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat12 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 20, 28)
TD-LTE (34, 38, 39, 40, 41)
LTE Cat13 (Bands 1,3,4,5,7,8,12,17,18,19,20,26,28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40,41)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
CallingNokia 8 SiroccoMotorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
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
CameraNokia 8 SiroccoMotorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
Back camera (main camera)(dual camera)
12 megapixels
13MPf/2.61/3.4"1.0µm2x-optical-zoomAF
(dual camera)
12 megapixels
5MP depth
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160) 30 fps
FlashDual-LED flashDual-LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length25mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inches1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomDigital and optical 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 cameraNokia 8 SiroccoMotorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.0 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered24mm lens
Sensor size1/4" inches1/4" inches
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaNokia 8 SiroccoMotorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263MP4, H.265, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityNokia 8 SiroccoMotorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
USBUSB 3.1 Type-C reversible connectorUSB 3.1 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsNokia 8 SiroccoMotorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Barometer
Hall effect
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Compass
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (side-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black
- Back glass (Gorilla Glass)
- Nokia OZO
- Carl Zeiss optics back camera
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Quick Charge 4.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Deep Indigo
- Aluminum frame (6000 series)
- 2.5D gorilla glass screen
- Max vision 18:9 display
- Moto mods support
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyNokia 8 SiroccoMotorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)Li-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity3260 mAh3000 mAh
Charger, watts18W Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
15W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomy1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 dayfeature not registered
Standby29700 minutes | 495 hours | 20.6 daysfeature not registered
Radiation rateNokia 8 SiroccoMotorola Moto Z3 Play (XT1929-8 32GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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