Moto X Play vs Asus Zenfone 2

Written by William

Even though the Motorola Moto X is the company’s flagship Android device, what has been stealing the market from the last few years have basically been the Moto G lineup of Smartphones. And along with the 3rd generation of Moto G Android Smartphone that was announced this year, Motorola chose to release a new lineup of Android devices named the Moto X Play, that is focused on certain markets.

The Motorola Moto X Play is priced below RS. 20,000 in India, and for the price, it is one of the best Android devices you can get. However, how does it stand when in competition with yet another popular Android Smartphone below the RS. 20,000 price tag, the Asus Zenfone 2?

If you really want to choose between any one of these latest Android Smartphones after you sell your cell phone, then today we bring you an indepth comparison between these two Android devices so as to give you a better take on which device to choose out of the two.

Asus Zenfone 2

The Asus Zenfone 2 is one of the most anticipated Android Smartphones of 2015. It features a 5.5 inch 1080p Full HD display, is 10.9 mm thick, has an aluminium construction, features a 2.3 GHz Intel Atom Z3580 processor, 4 GB of RAM, 13 MP primary camera with Dual Tone LED flash, a 5 MP secondary camera, either 16/32/64 GB of internal storage space along with a microSD card slot for external storage expansion up to 64 GB. All of these powered by a 3,000 mAh non-removable battery with fast charging technology that can charge up the device from 0 till up to 60 percent in about 40 minutes.

The Asus Zenfone 2 runs on the latest Android 5.1.1 Lollipop software and is available in a variety of colors that includes Osmium Black, Glacier Gray, Sheer Gold, Glamor Red and Ceramic White. Talking about the pricing though, the 4 GB RAM model that we are referring to here, will cost you RS. 19,999.

Motorola Moto X Play

The Moto X Play on the other hand, also features a 5.5 inch Full HD display with 1080 x 1920 pixel resolution. Under the hood, the device is run by a Snapdragon 615 processor clocked at 1.7 GHz and is 64 bit enabled. The Moto X Play also has 2 GB of RAM, 21 MP primary camera with Dual LED flash along with a 5 MP secondary camera, either 16 or 32 GB of internal storage space along with a microSD card slot that lets you expand your storage up to an additional 128 GB.

The device is powered by a 3630 mAh battery that is non removable, and also has fast charging support.

Final Words

Both the Asus Zenfone 2 and the Motorola Moto X Play are two of the best Android Smartphone that you can buy right now. And for the price point at each of these devices sells, they do offer a lot of convenient user experience in terms of hardware and software.

Therefore, you should rather be concerned about the brand and which user experience that you would prefer more, than simply going for raw hardware specifications or features list that each of these Smartphones offer.

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