Today we will compare the Motorola Moto G4 Plus and Motorola Moto Z Force, two upcoming smartphones that come with some good specifications. The latter is a phablet with a ShatterShield display that was introduced in the Moto X and which provides an extra level of protection
The Moto G4 Plus measures 144.4x72x9.9mm and weights 137 grams. Motorola has used plastic for its back, but now it’s matte and without diagonal lines, and the vertical strip that contained the camera and logo has been removed. The Moto Z Force is slimmer and heavier as it measures 155.9×75.8x7mm and weights 163 grams. It has a more premium design, featuring aircraft-grade aluminum and stainless steel, with a slightly protruding rear camera and 16 pins at the bottom.
The Moto G4 Plus has an IPS LCD display of 5-inch that supports a resolution of 1280×720 pixels at 294 ppi. The Moto Z Force comes with a bigger AMOLED display of 5.5-inch that supports a higher resolution of 2560×1440 pixels at 535 ppi and it’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4.
Processors, Graphics Cards & RAM
The Moto G4 Plus features a Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 chipset, a quad-core Cortex A53 CPU clocked at 1.2GHz, an Adreno 306 graphics card and 1GB or 2GB of RAM. The Moto Z Force has a Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 chipset, a dual-core Kryo CPU clocked at 1.6GHz and a dual-core Kryo CPU clocked at 2.15GHz, an Adreno 530 graphics card and 4GB of RAM.
The Moto G4 Plus comes in two internal storage variants of 8GB and 16GB, while the Moto Z Force is expected to be released in two internal storage variants of 32GB and 64GB. However, both devices will feature a microSD card slot that will support cards up to 256GB for storage expansion.
The Moto G4 Plus sports a primary camera of 8MP that features LED flash, autofocus, touch focus, panorama, face detection, HDR and a secondary camera of 5MP. The Moto Z Force comes with a primary camera of 21MP and features such as OIS, dual-LED flash, phase detection autofocus, touch focus, geo-tagging, panorama, face detection, HDR and a secondary camera of 5MP.
The Moto G4 Plus is powered by a non-removable battery of 2800 mAh which is less powerful than the 3500 mAh non-removable battery that the Moto Z Force features.