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Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GB vs Motorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite vs Motorola Moto G7 Plus phones with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Motorola Moto G7 Plus X07Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GB
Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GB
6.26"
IPS

1080x2280

12
MP

24mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3350
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite X15Motorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
Motorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
6.2"
IPS

1080x2270

16
MP

12mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Motorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2

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!


07 Advantages Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GB
Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GBvsMoto G7 Plus XT1965-2
 18%18%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
 4%4%
+Lighter
169 grams (5.92 ounces)vs176 grams (6.16 ounces)
 11%11%
+Thinner
7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
 1%1%
+Higher resolution screen
1080x2280 pixelsvs1080x2270 pixels
 1%1%
+Larger screen
6.26"vs6.2"
 98%98%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 24MPvs(front) 12MP
 12%12%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
3350 mAhvs3000 mAh

15 Advantages Motorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2vsMi 8 Lite 4GB/64GB
 3 times100%
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
 1%1%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
405 PPIvs403 PPI
 23%23%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 16MP + 5MPvs(dual camera) 12MP + 5MP
Advantage
+The Dual LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED flashvsLED flash
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
 12%12%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.7 (aperture)vsf/1.9 (aperture)
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 100%100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbpsvs(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbps
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face recognition (unlock)vsNot 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)
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Gorilla Glass 3vsNot 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

28 Common items in both devices
4GB LPDDR4X
64GB (51GB user available)
Aluminum frame, front/back glass
TFT LCD IPS / LTPS IPS LCD
16 million
Only digital zoom
PDAF: phase detection autofocus
HDR photo on both cameras
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
5.0 version A2DP/LE
USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

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

Model and physical featuresXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GBMotorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
ModelMi 8 Lite 4GB/64GBMoto G7 Plus XT1965-2
Also known as小米8 Lite 4GB RAM, Xiaomi Mi8 Lite, Xiaomi PlatinaLenovo Moto G7 Plus Dual-sim XT1965, Motorola Lake
Country or region availableEuropeVarious (International)Latin AmericaBrazil
BrandXiaomiMotorola
Release dateSeptember, 2018February, 2019
Depth7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)75.8 x 156.4 millimeters (2.98 x 6.16 in)75.3 x 157 millimeters (2.96 x 6.18 in)
Weight169 grams (5.92 ounces)176 grams (6.16 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum frame, front/back glassAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
Operating system (OS)Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GBMotorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
Operating systemAndroid 8.1 OreoAndroid 9.0 Pie
Firmware updateAndroid 9.0 Piefeature not registered
HardwareXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GBMotorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 SDM660 (14nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SDM636 (14nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2.2Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.6Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 512 650MhzQualcomm Adreno 509
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4
Internal storage64GB (51GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
64GB (51GB user available)
External storageUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GBMotorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
Display typeTFT LCD IPSLTPS IPS LCD
Screen size6.26" inches6.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~82.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1080x2280 pixels1080x2270 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)403 PPI405 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GBMotorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
Dual-SIMDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Dual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated 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 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,20,28)
TD-LTE (Bands 38,40)
VoLTE
LTE Cat13 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 17, 28, 66)
VoLTE
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, 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
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps600/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GBMotorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
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 cameraXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GBMotorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
Main camera(dual camera)
12 megapixels
5MP depth sensor (f/2.0 1.12µm)
(dual camera)
16 megapixels
5MP depth sensor (f/2.2)
Main camera resolution4000x3000 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashDual LED flash
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor size1/2.55" inchesfeature not registered
Pixel size1.4µm pixel1.22µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical 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 cameraXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GBMotorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
Front camera24 megapixels12 megapixels
Front camera resolution5632x4224 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel size1.8µm pixel1.25µm pixel
MultimediaXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GBMotorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GBMotorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-GoUSB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio outputType-C jack with 3.5mm jack adapter3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 version A2DP/LE5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GBMotorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
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
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Hall effect
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Twilight gold, Dream blue, Deep space gray
- MIUI
- 19:9 screen
- Quick Charge 3.0
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Deep Indigo, Viva Red
- 19:9 screen ratio (Max Vision)
- Dolby audio
- Turbo Power charging: 11h in 15min
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyXiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GBMotorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3350 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)5V/2A=10W27W
Talk timefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Xiaomi Mi 8 Lite 4GB/64GBMotorola Moto G7 Plus XT1965-2
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered