Moto G 3rd Gen vs Moto G 2nd Gen – What’s new in Moto G 3rd Gen


After the launching of the Moto G (3rd gen) in two versions, we come with the latest features which may compel the users to buy it.

Some of the features are similar to its predecessor Moto G (2nd gen) like the display size of 5” with the resolution of 720pixels and protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

But in other sections Moto G (3rd gen) is superior to Moto G (2nd gen).

First of all Motorola has made it a waterproof smartphone so there is no need to worry for the device damage from water , as it has got the IPx7 certification, which makes it to take breath even in the depth of water up to 1m for 30 minutes.

It is powered by the Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 chipset with the Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 processor and Adreno 306 GPU whereas Moto G (2nd gen) had Qualcomm MSM8226 Snapdragon 400 chipset with Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 processor and Adreno 305 GPU .

The operating system of the device Motorola Moto G (3rd gen) is also superior and upgraded as it runs on Android v5.1.1 (Lollipop) OS while the Moto G (2nd gen) has Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat).

The camera section of the device is far superior to its predecessor, it includes a rear camera of 13MP with dual-LED dual-tone flash and front-facing camera of 5MP whereas Moto G (2nd ver) sports a rear camera of 8MP with LED Flash and front-facing camera of 2MP.

The cameras of MOTO (3rd gen) can capturers the videos with the resolution of 1080p@30fps and can also record full-HD videos and slow-motion videos at 720p but the 2 nd gen offers the users to capture 720@30fps.

It offers upgraded connectivity options including LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS support but there is no LTE support in its 2nd gen.

The Moto (3rd gen) has a non-removable battery of 2,470mAh while the 2 nd gen offers a battery of 2070 mAh.

The users can get the device Moto (3rd gen) in two variants including 1GB RAM with the storage capacity of 8GB and also they can opt 2GB RAM with the storage capacity of 16GB.The users can get the 1GB version at the cost of Rs 11,999 (~$187), while they can opt 16GB version at Rs 12,999 (~$203).

Verdict:- After analysis its display, design softwares, camera, battery life ,water- resistance property and performance compare to its predecessor Moto( 2nd gen) , we see it a true winner .

The overall performance of camera and its fearless of water is definitely the attraction of this device.

So we recommend you to buy the Moto G (3 rd gen), if you think of Moto G (2nd gen).

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