Motorola Moto G8 Plus Vs Samsung Galaxy M30s Specs Comparison


In this post, we compare Motorola Moto G8 Plus Vs Samsung Galaxy M30s these features:

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  1. Operating System  Comparison
  2. System  on  Chip (SOC)  Comparison
  3. RAM Comparison
  4. Storage  Comparison
  5. Display Comparison
  6. Launch Date Comparison
  7. Price  Comparison
  8. Sensors  Comparison
  9. Rear Camera Comparison
  10. Front Camera Comparison
  11. Tracking /  Positioning  Comparison
  12. Wi-Fi  Comparison
  13. Bluetooth  Comparison
  14. USB Comparison
  15. Connectivity  Comparison
  16. Audio File Formats /  Codecs Comparison
  17. Video File Formats /  Codecs Comparison
  18. Battery  Comparison
  19. Design  Comparison
  20. SIM Card  Comparison
  21. Networks  Comparison
  22. Mobile Network Technology and Bandwidth Comparison


Motorola Moto G8 Plus

Samsung Galaxy M30s

Brand and Model   

Brand and Model

Brand 

Brand

Motorola
Samsung

Model 

Model

Moto G8 Plus
Galaxy M30s

Model Alias

Model Alias

Moto G8+
SM-M307FD

M307FD

Moto G8 Plus Operating System (OS) 

Galaxy M30s Operating System

Android 9.0 Pie
Android 9.0 Pie

User Interface (UI)

User Interface (UI)


One UI 1.5

Moto G8 Plus System on Chip (SOC)

Galaxy M30s System on  Chip (SOC)

SOC 

SOC

Qualcomm Snapdragon 665
Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 9611

Process Technology 

Process Technology

 11 nm 
10 nm

CPU

CPU

4x 2.0 GHz Kryo 260
4x 2.3 GHz ARM Cortex-A73
4x 1.8 GHz Kryo 260
4x 1.7 GHz ARM Cortex-A53

CPU Bits 

CPU Bits

 64 bits 
64 bits

Instruction Set  

Instruction Set

 ARMv8
ARMv8-A

CPU Frequency 

CPU Frequency

 2000 MHz  
2300 MHz

CPU Cores 

CPU Cores

 8
8

GPU

GPU

Qualcomm Adreno 610
ARM Mali-G72 MP3

 GPU Cores

GPU Cores


3

Moto G8 Plus RAM Capacity 

Galaxy M30s RAM Capacity

  4 GB
4 GB

6 GB

RAM Type  

RAM Type

 LPDDR4X
LPDDR4X

RAM Channels  

RAM Channels

Double channel
Double channel

RAM Frequency  

RAM Frequency

1333 MHz
1866 MHz

Other Features 

Other Features


Game Booster

Moto G8 Plus Storage

Galaxy M30s Storage

 64 GB  64 GB
128 GB
UFS 2.1

Moto G8 Plus Memory Cards

Galaxy M30s Memory Cards

microSD microSD
microSDHC microSDHC
microSDXC microSDXC

Moto G8 Plus Display

Galaxy M30s Display

Type / Technology 

Type / Technology

IPS Super AMOLED

Diagonal Size 

Diagonal Size

 6.3 in  6.4 in
 160.02 mm  162.56 mm
 16 cm  16.26 cm

Width 

Width

  2.7 in  2.68 in
  68.5 mm  68.12 mm
  6.85 cm  6.81 cm

Height 

Height

  5.69 in  5.81 in
 144.62 mm  147.6 mm
  14.46 cm  14.76 cm

Aspect Ratio 

Aspect Ratio

 2.111:1 2.167:1

Resolution 

Resolution

 1080 x 2280 pixels  1080 x 2340  pixels

Pixel Density 

Pixel Density

400 ppi 403 ppi
 157 ppcm  158 ppcm

Color Depth 

Color Depth

  24 bits   24 bits
  16777216 colors  16777216 colors

Display Area 

Display Area

  82.77 % 

Other Features 

Other Features

 Capacitive  Capacitive
 Multi-touch  Multi-touch
Scratch resistant Peak brightness- 420 cd/m square

Moto G8 Plus Sensors

Galaxy M30s Sensors

Proximity Proximity
Light Light
Accelerometer Accelerometer
Compass Compass
Gyroscope Gyroscope
Fingerprint Fingerprint
 Magnetometer

Moto G8 Plus Rear Camera  

Galaxy M30s Rear Camera

 Sensor Model

Sensor Model

Samsung S5KGM2

Sensor type 

Sensor type

 CMOS BSI ISOCELL

Aperture

Aperture

f/1.7 f/2

Flash Type

Flash Type

Dual LED LED

 Image Resolution 

Image Resolution

 8000 x 6000 pixels  8000 x 6000 pixels
 48 MP  48 MP

Video resolution

Vide resolution

3840 x 2160 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixel
8.29 MP 2.07 MP

Video FPS

Video FPS

30 fps 30 fps

Features 

Features

Autofocus  Autofocus
Continuous shooting  Continuous shooting
Digital zoom Digital zoom
Geotagging  Geotagging
Panorama  Panorama
HDR  HDR
Touch focus  Touch focus
Face detection Face detection
White balance setting  White balance setting
ISO setting  ISO setting
Exposure compensation  Exposure compensation
Self-timer  Self-timer
Scene mode  Scene mode
Sensor size-1/2.25" Sensor size-1/2.25”
 Pixel size - 1.6 um (4-in-1 pixel binning) Pixel size- 1.6 um (4-in-1 pixel binning)
Sensor type- ISOCELL Plus
Pixel size- 0.8 um
Phase detection
 Laser autofocus
 8x digital zoom
 1080p @ 120 fps
 720p @ 240 fps

 Secondary rear camera - 16 MP (ultra-wide angle)

Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (ultra-wide)

Angle of view- 117 degree (#2) Angle of view- 123 degree (#2)
Aperture size- f12.2 (#2) Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Pixel size- 2.0 um (#2)
 1080p @ 120 fps (#2)
 720p @ 30 fps (#2)

 Third rear camera- 5 MP (depth-sensing)

Third rear camera - 5 MP (depth-sensing)

 Aperture size- f/2.2 (#3) Aperture size - f/2.2 (#3)
 Pixel size- 1.12 um (#3) Live Focus (#3)

Moto G8 Plus Front Camera

Galaxy M30s Front Camera

 Sensor Model

Sensor Model

Samsung SK3P8SP

Sensor Type

Sensor Type

 CMOS BSI ISOCELL

Aperture

Aperture

f/2 f/2

Image Resolution 

Image Resolution

5984 x 4140 pixels 4608 x 3456 pixels
24.77 MP 15.93 MP

Video Resolution

Video Resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels 1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP 2.07 MP

Video FPS

Video FPS

30 fps 30 fps

Features 

Features

 1080p @ 120 fps
Pixel size-1.8 um
Face unlock Face unlock 

Moto G8 Plus Audio

Galaxy M30s Audio

Loudspeaker  Loudspeaker
Earpiece Earpiece
Stereo speakers Dolby Atmos
Dolby Audio
 Smart PA
 Active noise cancellation with dual microphones

Moto G8 Plus Radio

Galaxy M30s Radio

Yes Yes

Moto G8 Plus Tracking / Positioning

Galaxy M30s Tracking /  Positioning

GPS GPS
A-GPS A-GPS
GLONASS GLONASS
 Galileo BeiDou

Moto G8 Plus Wi-Fi

Galaxy M30s Wi-Fi

802.11a (IEEE 802.11a-1999) 802.11a (IEEE 802.11a-1999)
802.11b (IEEE 802.11b-1999) 802.11b (IEEE 802.11b-1999)
802.11g (IEEE 802.11g-2003) 802.11g (IEEE 802.11g-1999)
802.11n (IEEE 802.11n-2009)  802.11n (IEEE 802.11n-2003)
802.11n 5GHz 802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac (IEEE 802.11ac) 802.11ac (IEEE 802.11ac)
Dual band Dual band
 Wi-Fi Hotspot  Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-Fi Display 

Moto G8 Plus Bluetooth

Galaxy M30s Bluetooth

Version 

Version

 5.0 5

Features 

Features

A2DP  A2DP
EDR AVRCP
DIP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
LE OPP
PAN
PBAP/PAB
HOGP

Moto G8 Plus USB

Galaxy M30s USB

Connector Type  

Connector Type

USB Type-C USB Type-C

Version 

Version

 3.1 2

Features 

Features

Charging  Charging
Mass Storage  Mass Storage
 On-The-Go On-The-Go

Moto G8 Plus Headphone Jack

Galaxy M30s Headphone Jack

Yes Yes

Moto G8 Plus Connectivity

Galaxy M30s Connectivity

 Computer sync  Computer sync
 OTA sync  OTA sync
Tethering Tethering
NFC VoLTE
 VoLTE ANT+
NFC support is market dependent 

Moto G8 Plus Browser

Galaxy M30s Browser

HTML  HTML
HTML5  HTML5
CSS 3  CSS 3

Moto G8 Plus Audio File Formats / Codecs

Galaxy M30s Audio File Formats /  Codecs

AAC  AAC
AMR / AMR-NB / GSM-AMR  AMR / AMR-NB / GSM-AMR
AMR-WB
aptX / apt-X 
eAAC+ / aacPlus v2 / HE-AAC v2 eAAC+ / aacPlus v2 / HE-AAC v2
FLAC  FLAC
M4A
MIDI  MIDI
MP3 
OGG  OGG
WMA  WMA
WAV  WAV

Moto G8 Plus Video File Formats / Codecs    

Galaxy M30s Video File Formats /  Codecs

3GPP  3GPP
3GPP2
AVI  AVI
Flash Video
H.263 H.263
H.264 / MPEG-4 Part 10 / AVC video H.264 / MPEG-4 Part 10 / AVC video
H.265 / MPEG-H Part 2 / HEVC
MKV MKV
MP4 MP4
QuickTime VC-1
VP8
VP9
WebM WebM
WMV WMV
WMV7
WMV8
Xvid  Xvid

Moto G8 Plus Battery

Galaxy M30s Battery

Capacity

Capacity

4000 mAh 6000 mAh

Type 

Type

Li-Ion Li-Ion

Features 

Features

Non-removable  Non-removable
Fast charging Fast charging

Charger Output Power

Charger Output Power

5 V / 3 A 5 V / 2 A
9 V / 1.6 A 9 V / 1.67 A
 12 V / 1.2 A

 Quick Charge Technology

Quick Charge Technology

 Turbo Power

Moto G8 Plus Launch

Galaxy M30s Launch

Announced 

Announced

 2019, Oct. 2019, Sept.

Status 

Status

Release Nov. 2019 Release Sept. 2019

Moto G8 Plus Price

Galaxy M30s Price

 4 GB + 64 GB = 290 $ 4 GB + 64 GB = 196 $
6 GB + 128 GB = 240 $

Moto G8 Plus Design

Galaxy M30s Design

Colors 

Colors

Crystal Pink Opal Black
Cosic Blue Sapphire Blue
Pearl White

Width 

Width

 75.8 mm 
  7.58 cm 
 0.25 ft 
  2.98 in 

Height 

Height

158.4 mm 
15.84 cm 
 0.52 ft 
  6.24 in 

Thickness 

Thickness

 9.1 mm  8.9 mm
  0.91 cm  0.89 cm
 0.03 ft  0.03 ft
  0.36 in  0.35 in

Weight 

Weight

188 g 188 g
0.41 lbs 0.41 lbs
6.63 oz 6.63 oz

Volume 

Volume

 109.26 cm3
  6.64 in3

Body Materials

Body Materials

Aluminium alloy
Glass Plastic

Moto G8 Plus SIM Card

Galaxy M30s SIM Card

SIM Card Type  

SIM Card Type

Nano-SIM (4FF-fourth form factor, since 2012, 12.30 x 8.80 x 0.67 mm)  Nano-SIM (4FF-fourth form factor, since 2012, 12.30 x 8.80 x 0.67 mm)
Nano-SIM / microSD

Number of SIM Cards 

Number of SIM Cards

  2 2

Features

Features

 Dual SIM stand-by Dual SIM stand-by

Moto G8 Plus Mobile Network Technology and Bandwidth   

Galaxy M30s Mobile Network Technology and Bandwidth

 UMTS (384 kbit/s)  UMTS (384 kbit/s)
 EDGE  EDGE
 GPRS   GPRS
 HSPA+  HSPA+
LTE Cat 13 DL/Cat 5 UL LTE Cat 12 (102.0 Mbit/s, 603.0 Mbit/s)
 EV-DO Rev. A (1.8 Mbit/s, 3.1 Mbit/s)

Moto G8 Plus Networks

Galaxy M30s Networks

GSM

GSM

GSM 850 MHz (B5) GSM 850 MHz (B5)
GSM 900 MHz (B8) GSM 900 MHz (B8)
GSM 1800 MHz (B3) GSM 1800 MHz (B3)
GSM 1900 MHz (B2) GSM 1900 MHz (B2)

CDMA

 

CDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz

W-CDMA

UMTS

W-CDMA 850 MHz (B5) UMTS 850 MHz (B5)
W-CDMA 900 MHz (B8) UMTS 900 MHz (B8)
 W-CDMA 900 MHz (B19) UMTS 1900 MHz (B2)
W-CDMA 1700 MHz (B4)  UMTS 2100 MHz (B1)
 W-CDMA 1900 MHz (B2)
W-CDMA 2100 MHz (B1)

LTE 

LTE

LTE-FDD 700 MHz (B28) 
LTE-FDD 800 MHz (B20)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5) LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B5)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B18)
 LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B19)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B26)
 LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8) LTE-FDD 900 MHz (B8)
LTE-FDD 1700 MHz (B4)
LTE-FDD 850 MHz (B66)
LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3) LTE-FDD 1800 MHz (B3)
 LTE-FDD 1900 MHz (B2)
 LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1) LTE-FDD 2100 MHz (B1)
LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)  LTE-FDD 2600 MHz (B7)
  LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
  LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38) 

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