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Samsung Galaxy S20 vs Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Samsung Galaxy S20 vs Motorola Moto G7 phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Samsung Galaxy S20
6.2"
AMOLED

1440x3200

12.2
MP

10mp

8GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Samsung Galaxy S20 X01Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
6.2"
IPS

1080x2270

12
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy S20

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!


32 Advantages Samsung Galaxy S20
Galaxy S20vsMoto G7 (XT1962-1)
 46%46%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.84Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
8GB LPDDR5vs4GB LPDDR3
 110%100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (107GB user available)vs64GB (51GB user available)
 5%5%
+Lighter
164 grams (5.74 ounces)vs172 grams (6.02 ounces)
 1%1%
+Thinner
7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)vs8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Aluminum frame, front/back glassvsPlastic body, front/back glass
Advantage
+This device has a Dynamic AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Dynamic AMOLEDvsLTPS IPS LCD
 88%88%
+Higher resolution screen
1440x3200 pixelsvs1080x2270 pixels
 40%40%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
566 PPIvs405 PPI
 4 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 12.2MP + 64MP + 12MPvs(dual camera) 12MP + 5MP
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocus on both camerasvsPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 20%20%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.5 (aperture)vsf/1.8 (aperture)
 26%26%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 10MPvs(front) 8MP
 2 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
6K UHD (7680x3240 pixels)vs4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Advantage
+Android 10 is newer and safer
Android 10vsAndroid 9.0 Pie
Advantage
+The 5G network is newer and faster
5Gvs4G+ LTE-A
 6 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(5G) 2000 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Heart ratevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
SpO2vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ANT+vsNot supported
 33%33%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
4000 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.1 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.1 version A2DP/LEvs4.2 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 3.2 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GovsUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certifiedvsWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)

01 Advantages Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
Moto G7 (XT1962-1)vsGalaxy S20
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C reversible connector

23 Common items in both devices
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
16 million
6.2"
LED flash
HDR photo/video on both cameras / HDR photo on both cameras
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (under display) / Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Face unlock
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
FM
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 6 / Gorilla Glass 3
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy S20Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
ModelGalaxy S20Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
Also known asSamsung Galaxy S20 5GLenovo Moto G7 Single-sim XT1962, Motorola River
Country or region availableVarious (International)CanadaUSA
BrandSamsungMotorola
Release dateMarch, 2020February, 2019
Depth7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)8 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)68 x 152 millimeters (2.68 x 5.98 in)75.3 x 157 millimeters (2.96 x 6.18 in)
Weight164 grams (5.74 ounces)172 grams (6.02 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassPlastic body, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30minWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy S20Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
Operating systemAndroid 10Android 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareSamsung Galaxy S20Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SM8250 (7nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 SDM632 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 3 processors:
2.84Ghz Single-Core Kryo 585
2.42Ghz 3-Cores Kryo 585
1.9Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 585
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 250 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 250 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 650Qualcomm Adreno 506
RAM memory8GB LPDDR54GB LPDDR3
Internal storage128GB (107GB user available)
UFS 3.0
64GB (51GB user available)
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy S20Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
Display typeDynamic AMOLEDLTPS IPS LCD
Screen size6.2" inches6.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~89.8% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1440x3200 pixels1080x2270 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)566 PPI405 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 6Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy S20Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat20 (Bands )
TD-LTE (Bands )

5G SA/NSA/Sub6
LTE Cat7 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 25, 26, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
VoLTE
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-A, 5G-NRGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, 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
Maximum download/upload2000/150 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy S20Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
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
Primary / back cameraSamsung Galaxy S20Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
Main camera(triple camera)
12.2 megapixels
64MP telephoto (PDAF, OIS, 3x opt-zoom)
12MP ultrawide (AF Super Steady video)
(dual camera)
12 megapixels
5MP depth sensor (f/2.2)
Main camera resolution4032x3024 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)6K UHD (7680x3240 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.5 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.25µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus on both camerasPDAF: 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 sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
Front / secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy S20Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
Front camera10 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution3872x2592 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/3.2" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.22µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy S20Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy S20Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
USBUSB 3.2 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputType-C reversible connector3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.1 version A2DP/LE4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy S20Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
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
Barometer
Gesture
Heart rate
SpO2
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
ANT+
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black and other colors
- Ultrasonic fingerprint sensor
- One UI 2
- Always-on display
- 20:9 ratio, 120Hz, HDR10+ display
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
- Dolby Atmos/AKG sound
- Bixby
- Samsung DeX
- Samsung Pay (MST, NFC)
- USB Power Delivery 2.0
- Wireless charging: 15W
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Ceramic Black, Clear White
- 19:9 screen ratio (Max Vision)
- Dolby audio
- Turbo Power charging: 8h in 15min
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy S20Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Reverse wireless charging between devices
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity4000 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)45W15W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Samsung Galaxy S20Motorola Moto G7 (XT1962-1)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered