Moto G2 has got launched now and this means the competition in the mid budget smartphones segment shall definitely increase. Moto G2 has much better features than the original Moto G. Asus by launching its smartphones Zenfone 4, Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 6 has already got good success in India. It’ll be interesting to see that whether people will decide to buy Moto G (2nd Gen) smartphone or Asus Zenfone 5. In this post I’m doing the comparison of Moto G2 with Asus Zenfone 5 smartphone. You should check out this comparison if you’re confused between these 2 amazing Mid Budget smartphones.
Asus Zenfone 5 comes in 2 variant. 8GB variant of Asus Zenfone 5 is priced at Rs 9,999, while the 16GB variant is priced at Rs 12,999. Moto G (2nd Gen) smartphone comes in 16GB variant only and it is priced at Rs 12,999.
There is not much difference between the display screen of Moto G2 and Asus Zenfone 5. Both the smartphones have got 5 inch IPS display screen with the same resolution. Display screen of both the smartphones is protected with Gorilla Glass 3 protection.
Processor, RAM and Memory Comparison
Asus Zenfone 5 comes with 1.6GHz Dual Core Intel Atom processor, while Moto G (2nd Gen) comes with 1.2GHz Qualcomm Quad Core processor. As it is a Quad Core processor, I’m very much impressed with Moto G2 smartphone.
When it comes to RAM, Asus Zenfone 5 easily beats Motorola Moto G2. You get 1GB RAM with Moto G2, while with both the variants of Zenfone 5 you get 2GB RAM.
I already mentioned the internal memory which you get with both the smartphones. When it comes to external memory, Asus Zenfone 5 wins the competition. With Asus Zenfone 5 you can get external memory up to 64GB, while with Moto G2 you can get external memory up to 32GB only.
Difference between camera features is almost negligible. Both the smartphones Zenfone 5 and Moto G2 come with rear facing camera of 8 megapixel and front facing camera of 2 megapixel.
When it comes to colors you may definitely opt for Zenfone 5 as it is comes in 5 different colors, while Moto G2 comes in black and white color only. Currently Zenfone 5’s stock is not available, but Moto G2 is available without any problem. I’ve got to know that around 40,000 units of Moto G2 are available, and that’s why you should buy the smartphone before the stock ends.
Asus Zenfone 5
Connectivity and Battery life
There is no difference between the connectivity features of both the smartphones. Moto G (2nd Gen) comes with 2070 mAh battery, while Asus Zenfone 5 comes with 2110 mAh battery.
I hope that this comparison of Asus Zenfone 5 and Moto G2 helped you in deciding that which smartphone you should buy immediately. It is really nice to see that competition between Asus and Motorola is increasing. I’m now going to wait for the 2nd version of Asus Zenfone 5 smartphone, and I don’t know that when Asus will launch more amazing smartphones in India. The options now have really increased when it comes to the price segment of Rs 10,000 to Rs 15,000, as one can easily make the choice between Xiaomi Mi3, Asus Zenfone 5 and Motorola Moto G2. Will you buy Moto G2 or Asus Zenfone 5?