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Samsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4 vs Motorola P30 Play

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4 vs Motorola P30 Play phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Motorola One (P30 Play) X05Samsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4
Samsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4
5"
AMOLED

720x1280

5
MP

2mp

1.5GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2600
mAh

(Removable)

vs
Motorola P30 Play
5.9"
IPS

720x1520

13
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Motorola P30 Play

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!


05 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4
Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4vsP30 Play
 17%17%
+Lighter
138 grams (4.83 ounces)vs162 grams (5.67 ounces)
 1%1%
+Thinner
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsLTPS IPS LCD
 3%3%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
294 PPIvs285 PPI
Advantage
+Removable battery can be replaced easily
Li-Ion (Removable)vsLi-Ion (Non removable)

23 Advantages Motorola P30 Play
P30 PlayvsGalaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4
 175%100%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.2Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 167%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GB LPDDR3vs1.5GB LPDDR3
 4 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
64GB (51GB user available)vs16GB (10GB user available)
 19%19%
+Higher resolution screen
720x1520 pixelsvs720x1280 pixels
 18%18%
+Larger screen
5.9"vs5"
 193%100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 13MP + 2MPvs(back) 5MP
Advantage
+The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
LED flash on both camerasvsLED flash
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo on both camerasvsHDR photo only main camera
 10%10%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/2.0 (aperture)vsf/2.2 (aperture)
 3 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 8MPvs(front) 2MP
 8 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
 6 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsVGA (640x480 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 8.1 Oreo is newer and safer
Android 8.1 OreovsAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
 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
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
 15%15%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3000 mAhvs2600 mAh
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.1 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)vsNot supported

21 Common items in both devices
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
16 million
Only digital zoom
EIS: Digital stabilization
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM with RDS / FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz) / 802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
MicroUSB 2.0 / USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Dragontrail Glass / Gorilla Glass 3
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4Motorola P30 Play
BrandSamsungMotorola
ModelGalaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4P30 Play
Also known asU.S. Cellular Samsung Galaxy J3 2016 J320R4Lenovo P30 Play XT1941-2, Moto One, Motorola One
Country or region where it's soldUSAChina
Release dateJanuary, 2016October, 2018
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)71.12 x 142.3 millimeters (2.8 x 5.6 in)72.2 x 149.9 millimeters (2.84 x 5.9 in)
Weight138 grams (4.83 ounces)162 grams (5.67 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4Motorola P30 Play
Operating systemAndroid 5.1.1 LollipopAndroid 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updateAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallowfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4Motorola P30 Play
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Samsung Exynos 3 Quad 3475 (28nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953 (14nm)
CPU processor1.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A72Ghz Octa-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T720 600MhzQualcomm Adreno 506 650Mhz
RAM memory1.5GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (10GB user available)64GB (51GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4Motorola P30 Play
Display typeSuper AMOLEDLTPS IPS LCD
Screen size5" inches5.9" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~68.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~80.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 5-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution720x1280 pixels720x1520 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)294 PPI285 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassDragontrail GlassGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4Motorola P30 Play
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800, 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 Cat4 700/800/850/1700/1900/2100 (Bands 2,4,5,12,25,26)
TD-LTE 2500 (Bands 41)
LTE Cat6 (Bands 1,2,3,5,7,8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4Motorola P30 Play
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 cameraSamsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4Motorola P30 Play
Main camera5 megapixels(dual camera)
13 megapixels
2MP depth sensor (f/2.4 1.75um)
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixels4128x3096 pixels
Video recording (primary)HD (1280x720 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash on both cameras
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: 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 only main cameraHDR photo on both cameras
Front camera / Secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4Motorola P30 Play
Front camera2 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution1600x1200 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)VGA (640x480 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedLED
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4Motorola P30 Play
RadioFM with RDSFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, MKV, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4Motorola P30 Play
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4Motorola P30 Play
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Ambient Light
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, White, Gold
- USB OTG On-The-Go
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White
- ZUI 4.0
- 2.5D curved glass
- Max Vision HD+ 19:9
- Moto Actions, Moto Display
- Dolby audio
- TurboPower: 6h in 20min
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4Motorola P30 Play
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity2600 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered18W
Talk time1320 minutes | 22 hours | 0.9 day660 minutes | 11 hours | 0.5 day
Standby20940 minutes | 349 hours | 14.5 daysfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy J3 4G SM-J320R4Motorola P30 Play
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.76 W/Kg (head) | 1.45 W/Kg (body)feature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered