Today in India Motorola launched its latest 5G smartphone Moto G 5G. The device is said to be the most affordable 5G handset and it aims to take on other smartphone brands such as OnePlus and Xiaomi Vivo and Samsung. The newly launched device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SoC. Moreover, it has a 5,000mAh battery and also features a hole-punch design display that houses a selfie camera and a triple camera set up at the back. The device also offers similar specs compared to OnePlus Nord. So today we have compared the Motorola Moto G 5G vs OnePlus Nord 5G to check how both the smartphones stand against each other and which one you should buy.
Moto G 5G: 6.7-inch full-HD+ LTPS display
OnePlus Nord: 6.44-inch full-HD+ Fluid AMOLED display
Moto G 5G: Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G processor
OnePlus Nord: Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G
Moto G 5G: 48-megapixel primary camera with f/1.7 aperture. In addition to this, there is an 8-megapixel wide-angle sensor with f/2.2 aperture and 118-degree field of view and a 2-megapixel macro lens with f/2.4 aperture
OnePlus Nord: Sony IMX586 48-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.75 aperture along with optical image stabilisation (OIS). In addition to this, there is a secondary 8-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens with a field of view (FoV) of 119 degrees and f/2.25 aperture. It also has a 2-megapixel and a 5-megapixel macro and a depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture respectively.
Moto G 5G: 16-megapixel front-facing camera
OnePlus Nord: 32-megapixel selfie camera sensor
RAM and storage
Moto G 5G: 6GB of RAM with 128GB
OnePlus Nord: 6GB RAM with 64GB storage
Moto G 5G: 5,000mAh battery
OnePlus Nord: 4,115mAh battery
Moto G 5G: Android 10
OnePlus Nord: OxygenOS 10.5 based on top of Android 10
Moto G 5G: Rs 19,999
OnePlus Nord: Rs 24,999
Moto G 5G in India has been introduced at the lowest price of Rs 20,999 while OnePlus Nord is available at the current pricing of Rs 24,999. The Motorola device offers more storage than the OnePlus smartphone at a lesser price. Also, Nord offers a smaller display than Moto G but we consider the smaller and slimmer display as it becomes easier to be carried in a pocket. Also, Moto has a slot for a memory card to expand the internal storage while Nord doesn’t. Motorola also offers more battery capacity to last longer. But in terms of camera capabilities, the OnePlus Nord takes the lead as it offers better camera resolution and also has dual front camera. However, Moto G 5G is a little better value for money but OnePlus Nord offers premium build quality with a better camera capability. So, you can choose any of these smartphones as per your requirement. If you are looking for more of a camera focused phone then we would opt for Nord but if you are interested in an affordable option then our pick is Moto G 5G.
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