Motorola has launched the 3rd Generation Moto G in 2 different variants which are Moto G 3rd Gen 8GB and Moto G 3rd Gen 16GB. As the price difference is only Rs 1,000, most may go for the 16GB variant. Moto G 3rd Gen 16GB is definitely the best Android smartphone under Rs 15,000 because of good screen size, 2GB RAM, water resistance feature etc. But, Xiaomi Mi 4i and Zenfone 2 ZE550ML are also good smartphones in the same budget. As Moto G 3rd Gen is the latest one, many may prefer it over the other Mid budget smartphones. This Comparison of Moto G 3rd Gen 16GB, Xiaomi Mi 4i and Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML is for those who’re unable to decide that which 4G smartphone they should buy in budget of Rs 15,000.
Motorola Moto G 3rd Generation works on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system, while Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML works on Android 5.0 OS. Xiaomi Mi 4i comes with MIUI 6 which is based on Android 5.0 (Lollipop) operating system.
There seems to be no big difference when it comes to operating system. You can definitely make use of some good Android launchers with your new smartphone as it will provide you with best user experience.
Motorola Moto G 3rd Gen 16GB
Display Screen Size and Resolution
Moto G 3rd Gen comes with 5 inch HD display screen having resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, while Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML comes with 5.5 inch HD IPS display having same resolution. Similar to Moto G 3rd Gen, Xiaomi Mi 4i has also got display screen of 5 inch, but it is a full HD display screen. The full HD display screen of Xiaomi Mi 4i comes with 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution.
So if you want a larger screen size, then you may prefer Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML. While those who want a full HD screen may like to go for Xiaomi Mi 4i. Display screen of Moto G 3rd Gen is also good and the most awesome thing is that this Motorola mobile phone is water resistant.
Xiaomi Mi 4i
Processor, RAM and Storage
Moto G 3rd Gen comes with 1.4GHz 64 Bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 420 Quad Core processor, While Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML and Xiaomi Mi 4i are provided with 1.8GHz Intel Atom Z3560 Quad Core processor and 1.7GHz Octa Core Snapdragon 615 processor respectively.
All the 3 smartphones come with 2GB RAM. 8GB version of Moto G 3rd Gen comes with 1GB RAM only. Asus Zenfone 2’s ZE551ML 32GB variant comes with 4GB RAM.
16GB storage space is provided in all the 3 smartphones. External storage space option is available in Moto G 3rd Gen and Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML, while it is missing in Xiaomi Mi 4i smartphone.
Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML
Compare Camera Features
Motorola Moto G 3rd Gen comes with rear facing camera of 13 megapixel having Dual Tone LED Flash, Xiaomi Mi 4i’s rear camera is also of same type, while Asus Zenfone 2’s rear camera is a 13 megapixel camera with LED flash and PixelMaster technology.
All the 3 smartphones come with front camera of 5 megapixel.
Connectivity features are the same as all the 3 smartphones are 4G smartphones.
Moto G 3rd Gen comes with 2470 mAh battery, while Asus Zenfone 2 ZE550ML is provided with 3000 mAh battery and Xiaomi Mi 4i comes with 3120 mAh battery.
This comparison must have made you understand that where Moto G 3rd Gen stands as compared with other popular smartphones like Xiaomi Mi 4i and Asus Zenfone 2. Motorola by providing water resistance feature to Moto G 3rd Gen has tried its best to make Moto fans become happy. Do you think that Moto G 3rd Gen is a better option than Asus Zenfone 2 and Xiaomi Mi 4i?