The Motorola’s Moto X phone and Google Nexus 5 are the next phones chained in line to be released soon. While it is expected that Moto X will be launched this August, Nexus 5 will subsequently follow it in the market during October. Perhaps these two are the most awaited phones that will give a tough competition to the other two leading companies, in the market that is Samsung and Apple.

Even so, the question is that which phone out of the two will steal your hearts away. Both the phones come from the search giant Google since it bought Motorola for $12 billion. So let’s compare both the phones and know which one will be the best.


Both the phones are lined to be released soon and very less could be said exactly about these phones. However, rumor mill circulated the news that Moto X phone will most probably draw its power from the dual-core 1.7 GHz snapdragon chipset. The chip will be laid on a powerful processor and will include a 2GB RAM along with 32 GB internal memory. The phone will feature 4.0 Bluetooth, 4G LTE, GPS and Wi-Fi Direct. With so many features and connectivity option Moto X is bound to be quality android phone. It is also said that Moto X will possess 720p display along with the high pixel-per-inch ratio. This phone is expected to produce ultra HD videos.

It is suggested Nexus 5 will also comprise 2GB RAM along with a powerful processor powered by Snapdragon 800 chipset with 2.3 GHz chipset. It will sport full HD along with a pixel density of 440ppi. This phone will be equipped with NVIDIA Tegra 4 processor with 2GB of RAM with up to 64 GB of internal memory. It will also have 13-megapixel main snapper and 2.1-megapixel front facing camera.

Specs and Features

The Moto X phone is supposed to have a 4.5-inch display and a removable back for battery access. Nexus 5, on the other hand, will have a 5.2-inch display which is slightly larger than Moto X. Moto X is rumored to be decked with an always-on listening mode for Google. This will make the search on Google easier and interactive. However, this feature is unlikely to be present in Nexus 5. Nevertheless, it is expected that Nexus 5 will feature the latest Android 5.0 key lime pie operating system.

Google Nexus 5 is rumored to have a top of the line features competing on the market along with other smart phones such as Samsung galaxy 4 and iPhone 5. Adding to the list of these highly questionable details is a 3300mAh Li-polymer battery, under the hood.


As far as price is concerned it is assumed that Nexus 5 may cost you somewhere around $299. Nexus phones are known for their low-priced models that draw a lot of buyers. Again, Moto X is expected to fall somewhere around $600 SIM free, and on contract, it will be available in just $199.

People are sure that these two brands will be a hit among the masses as both have updated android application. As such only time will tell, which will top the list of best buys this year.