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Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS) vs Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy A20s vs Motorola Moto G8 Play phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Motorola Moto G8 Play X10Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
6.5"
IPS

720x1560

13
MP

8mp

3GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A20s X02Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
6.2"
IPS

720x1520

13
MP

8mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)

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! Comment!


10 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)vsMoto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
 50%50%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
3GB LPDDR3vs2GB LPDDR3
 1%1%
+Lighter
183 grams (6.41 ounces)vs184 grams (6.44 ounces)
 13%13%
+Thinner
8 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
 3%3%
+Higher resolution screen
720x1560 pixelsvs720x1520 pixels
 5%5%
+Larger screen
6.5"vs6.2"
 13%13%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 13MP + 8MP + 5MPvs(triple camera) 13MP + 8MP + 2MP
 11%11%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.8 (aperture)vsf/2.0 (aperture)
 100%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
Advantage
+With more SIM card slots you can have more operators and choose which one to use
2 slots Dual-SIM
(dedicated slot)
vs2 slots Dual-SIM
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)

02 Advantages Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)vsGalaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)
 22%22%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 3%3%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
271 PPIvs264 PPI

36 Common items in both devices
32GB (21GB user available) / 32GB (20GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Plastic body, front glass
TFT LCD IPS
16 million
LED flash
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
HDR photo on both cameras
(front) 8MP
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Face unlock
4000 mAh
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
4.2 version A2DP
USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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

Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
ModelGalaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Also known asGalaxy A20s SM-A207M/Dual-Sim (3GB RAM + 32GB)Lenovo Moto G8 Play XT2015
Country or region availableLatin AmericaBrazilLatin AmericaBrazil
BrandSamsungMotorola
Release dateOctober, 2019October, 2019
Depth8 millimeters (0.31 inches)9 millimeters (0.35 inches)
Size (width x height)77.5 x 163.3 millimeters (3.05 x 6.43 in)75.4 x 157.6 millimeters (2.97 x 6.2 in)
Weight183 grams (6.41 ounces)184 grams (6.44 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, front glassPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Operating systemAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SDM450 (14nm)64bit - MediaTek MT6771 Helio P70M (12nm)
CPU processor1.8Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A73
2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 506 600MhzARM Mali-G72 MP3 900Mhz
RAM memory3GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (21GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
32GB (20GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Display typeTFT LCD IPSTFT LCD IPS
Screen size6.5" inches6.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~81.9% (screen-to-body ratio)~80.7% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1560 pixels720x1520 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)264 PPI271 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Dual 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)
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/5G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
LTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 28, 66)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
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
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
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 / back cameraSamsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
Main camera(triple camera)
13 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 13mm)
5MP depth sensor (f/2.2)
(triple camera)
13 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 14mm 1.25µm 117º)
2MP depth sensor (f/2.2 1.75µm)
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.8 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal length27mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.25µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: 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 / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
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)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
RadioFMFM
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
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
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 unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, Blue, Red, Green
- 19.5:9 display
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black onyx, Magenta red
- Silicone case included
- Max Vision (19:9) display
- Dedicated action cam
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity4000 mAh4000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)15W5V/2A=10W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy A20s (SM-A207M/DS)Motorola Moto G8 Play (XT2015-2)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered