For those of you who are confused about buying either the Motorola Moto G or the iPhone 5, to try and ease your confusion here is a comparison between both the devices.
Display and Design
The Moto G features a 4.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touch display with a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. On the other hand the iPhone 5 sports a 4-inch LED-backlit IPS LCD capacitive touch display panel with a resolution of 640 x 1136 pixels.
The Moto G measures 129.9 x 65.9 x 11.6 mm and has a weight of 143 grams, whereas the iPhone 5 measures 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm with a weight of 112 grams.
Hardware and Operating System
The Moto G is powered by a Qualcomm MSM8226 Snapdragon 400 chipset and a quad-core cortex A7 processor clocked at 1.2 GHz. The device comes in two storage variants – 8GB and 16GB, and does not support a microSD card to expand the memory.
On the other hand, the iPhone 5 carries a1.3GHz dual-core processor and an Apple A6 chipset. It comes in three storage variants – 16GB, 32GB and 64GB, and it also does not support microSD cards to expand the device’s memory.
The Motorola Moto G comes with the Android Jelly Bean operating system out of the box and is upgradable to the latest KitKat version. The iPhone 5 comes with iOS 6 operating system and that is also upgradable to the latest iOS 7 version. Both the devices come with 1GB of RAM.
The Moto G features a 5 megapixels rear camera with LED flash and autofocus as well. It also has a 1.3 megapixel front camera as well. On the other hand the iPhone 5 has an 8 megapixel rear camera with LED flash and AF. The iPhone 5 has a front camera of 1.2 megapixels.
The Moto G comes with a 2070mAh non removable battery, whereas the iPhone 5 comes with a Li-Po 144mAh battery.
We hope that this information will help you make a better and informed decision.