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Samsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB) vs Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Galaxy J4 vs Motorola Moto G4 Play phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Motorola Moto G4 Play XSamsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)11Points
Samsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)
5.5"
AMOLED

720x1280

13
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Removable)

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07PointsMotorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)Compare Samsung Galaxy J4 X
Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
5"
IPS

720x1280

8
MP

5mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Quad

2800
mAh

(Removable)

What's the better phone? Samsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)

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!

Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)11 Advantages Samsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)vsMoto G4 Play (XT1609)7 Advantages Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
+1.4Ghz 64bit Quad-Core22%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
vs1.2Ghz 64bit Quad-Core
+8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)22%
Thinner
vs9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches)
+Super AMOLEDAdvantage
Super AMOLED display is brighter and more vivid
vsTFT IPS LCD
+5.5"10%
Larger screen
vs5"
+(back) 13MP60%
Higher resolution main camera
vs(back) 8MP
+LED flash on both camerasAdvantage
The LED flash on both cameras helps in dark places or in low light
vsLED flash
+f/1.9 (aperture)16%
Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure.
vsf/2.2 (aperture)
+Android 9.0 PieAdvantage
Android 9.0 Pie is newer and safer
vsAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
+3000 mAh7%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs2800 mAh
+2 slots (Dual-SIM)
(dedicated slot)Advantage
It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
vs1 slot (Single-SIM)
(dedicated slot)
+4.2 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.2 + A2DP is newer and faster
vs4.1 + A2DP
Flash (EEPROM)vs+eMMC 4.5Advantage
Fastest write and read storage.
175 grams (6.13 ounces)vs+137 grams (4.8 ounces)28%
Lighter
267 PPIvs+294 PPI10%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
(front) HD (1280x720)vs+(front) Full HD (1920x1080)125%
More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Not supportedvs+Ambient Light sensorAdvantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Not supportedvs+Water splash resistant (don't immerse)Advantage
Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example

27 Common items in both devices
2GB LPDDR3
16GB (10GB available)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
16 million
720x1280 pixels
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
+20 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 featuresSamsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
ModelGalaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
Other model namesGalaxy J4 J400F/Dual-sim, SM-J400FZKDINSVerizon Motorola Moto G4 Play CDMA, Moto G4 Play 4th Gen
Country or region availableUnited Arab EmiratesIndiaSingapore
United Arab Emirates, India, Singapore
USA
USA
BrandSamsungMotorola
Release dateMay, 2018June, 2016
Depth8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)9.9 millimeters (0.39 inches)
Size (width x height)77.2 x 151.7 millimeters (3.04 x 5.97 in)72 x 144.4 millimeters (2.83 x 5.69 in)
Weight175 grams (6.13 ounces)137 grams (4.8 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic bodyfeature not registered
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater splash resistant (don't immerse)
System (OS)Samsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
Operating systemAndroid 8.0 OreoAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 PieAndroid 7.1.1 Nougat
HardwareSamsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
Chipset64bit - Samsung Exynos 7 Quad 7570 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916 (28nm)
CPU processor1.4Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A531.2Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A53
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T720 MP2Qualcomm Adreno 306 450Mhz
RAM memory2GB LPDDR32GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (10GB available)
Flash (EEPROM)
16GB (10GB available)
eMMC 4.5
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 256GB microSD, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
Display typeSuper AMOLEDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size5.5" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71.2% (screen-to-body ratio)~66.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1280 pixels720x1280 pixels
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)267 PPI294 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display featuresfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Mobile networksSamsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
Not supported
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot (Single-SIM)
micro-SIM (3FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandTri-Band 850/900/1800Not supported
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800CDMA 800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)
LTE Cat4 700/850/1700/1900 (Bands 2,4,5,13)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTECDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800Not supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGENot supported
CallingSamsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
CameraSamsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
Back camera (main camera)13 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution4128x3096 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flash on both camerasLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length28mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
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 only main camera
2ª cameraSamsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
Front camera (secondary)5 megapixels5 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1920 pixels2592x1944 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashLEDNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, MKV, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivitySamsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.2 + A2DP4.1 + 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, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
Active noise cancellationNot supportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Other features- Colors: Black, Gold, Orchid Gray
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White
- TurboPower charging
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Water repellent nano-coating
Power supplySamsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
BatteryLi-Ion: Lithium-Ion (Removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Removable)
GK40
Battery capacity3000 mAh2800 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy1200 minutes | 20 hours | 0.8 dayfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateSamsung Galaxy J4 (SM-J400F/DS 32GB)Motorola Moto G4 Play (XT1609)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)0.356W/kg (head) | 1.492W/kg (body)feature not registered
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