Honor 5X and Moto G Turbo Edition are the two close competitors with almost the same price tag. We will compare the specifications of both the smartphones and come to a conclusion which is better over the other. We have shared the specs below, so take a look at these specifications of both the smartphones.
The Honor 5X and Moto G Turbo Edition, both are midrange devices priced under ₹15,000. Check out the specifications of Honor 5X and Moto G Turbo Edition below to find out which one has a better specs such as the processor, RAM, storage and others. We will compare the specs side by side of these two smartphones.
Honor 5X vs Moto G Turbo Edition
|Specifications||Honor 5X||Moto G Turbo Edition|
|Release Date||28th January 2016||10th December 2015|
|Display||5.5-inch Full HD IPS Display (1920 x 1080 pixels)||5.0-inch IPS LCD HD Display (1280 x 720 pixels)|
|Operating System||Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with EMUI 3.1||Android 5.1.1 Lollipop|
|Fingerprint Scanner||Yes, on the back||N/A|
|CPU||1.5 Ghz octa-core 64-bit, Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 (MSM8939 v2)||1.5 Ghz octa-core 64-bit, Qualcomm|
Snapdragon 615 (MSM8939)
|GPU||Adreno 405||Adreno 405|
|RAM||2 GB||2 GB|
|Storage||16 GB, Expandable using MicroSD up to 128 GB||16 GB, Expandable using MicroSD up to 32 GB|
|Rear Camera||13 MP autofocus with an LED flash||13 MP autofocus with dual-tone LED flash|
|Front Camera||5 MP, wide angle||5 MP, HDR|
|Network||Dual SIM (GSM + GSM), 4G LTE Network||Dual SIM (GSM + GSM), 4G LTE Network|
|Others||Qualcomm Snapdragon Audio+, DTS Sound||IP67 Ratings: dust and water resistant|
|Battery||3000 mAh, non-removable||2470 mAh, non-removable|
|Dimensions||151.3 mm x 76.3 mm x 8.15 mm||142.1 mm x 72.4 mm x 11.6 mm|
|Weight||158 grams||155 grams|
The thin and sleek Honor 5X looks much more premium with its metallic design compared to the Moto G Turbo Edition albeit, Moto G Turbo has an advantage over Honor 5X with its IP67 ratings and can survive under water. Talking about the CPU, the Honor 5X uses a newer generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 616 (MSM8939 v2) while the Moto G Turbo is using the previous generation Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 (MSM8939). Both of them is having 2 GB RAM and 16 GB of storage so, very close call here.
As both the smartphones flaunt a IPS display, the display on the Honor 5X is crisp and sharp due to its high-resolution full HD screen and thus better than the 720p HD display on the Moto G Turbo Edition.
The battery life is clearly better in the Honor 5X compared to the 2450 mAh in Moto G Turbo. Also, the fingerprint scanner is missing on the Moto G Turbo while the Honor 5X sports a fast fingerprint scanner with a number of gestures. Talking about the camera, the camera specs look very identical, however, we have used the Honor 5X camera and it seems like the Honor has a cutting edge over the camera performance. You can check the camera samples in our Honor 5X review.
To end the fight of Honor 5X vs Moto G Turbo Edition, there is not much different in the price, the Honor 5X is available at a price of ₹12,999 and the Moto G Turbo Edition is priced at ₹12,599. The Chinese giant, Honor 5X wins in many aspects and therefore, better than Moto G Turbo Edition. We have covered more details about the smartphone, here our review of Honor 5X.