Moto G (1st Gen.) vs Moto X (1st Gen.)

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Price
Moto G (1st Gen.) Moto X (1st Gen.)

Through our online store

$149 (plus taxes) for 8GB
$179 (plus taxes) for 16GB

Through our online store

$299 (plus taxes) for 16GB

Memory

Moto G (1st Gen.)

Moto X (1st. Gen.)

Through our online store

8GB internal, 1GB RAM (prior to OS)
16GB
internal, 1GB RAM (prior to OS)

Through our online store

16GB internal, 2GB RAM (prior to OS)

 

Through Moto Maker:

(No longer available)

16GB internal, 2GB RAM (prior to OS)
32GB internal (prior to OS)

64GB internal (prior to OS)

Operating System
Moto G (1st Gen.) Moto X (1st Gen.)
Android™ 4.4.2, KitKat

Android™ 4.4.2, KitKat

Display
Moto G (1st Gen.) Moto X (1st Gen.)

4.5 inch LCD (326 ppi)

4.7 inch AMOLED (312 ppi)
Phone Size
Moto G (1st Gen.) Moto X (1st Gen.)
Width: 65.9 mm; Height: 129.9 mm Width: 65.3 mm; Height: 129.4 mm
Processor
Moto G (1st Gen.) Moto X (1st Gen.)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 w/1.2 GHz quad-core CPU QualComm Snapdragon S4 Pro w/1.7 GHz dual-core CPU and Motorola X8 Mobile Computing System
Touchless Control
Moto G (1st Gen.) Moto X (1st Gen.)
No Yes
Graphics
Moto G (1st Gen.) Moto X (1st Gen.)
Adreno 305 GPU Adreno 320 GPU
Battery
Moto G (1st Gen.) Moto X (1st Gen.)
2070 mAh lithium-ion non-user removable 2200 mAh lithium-ion non-user removable
Camera
Moto G (1st Gen.) Moto X (1st Gen.)
5mp (1.3mp front camera), 720p video recording capability 10mp (2mp front camera), 1080p video recording capability
4G
Moto G (1st Gen.) Moto X (1st Gen.)
No Yes
Cellular Connectivity
Moto G (1st Gen.) Moto X (1st Gen.)
CDMA (850, 1900 MHz)/EVDO Rev. A CDMA (800, 1900 MHz)/EVDO Rev. A - 4G LTE
NFC Connectivity
Moto G (1st Gen.) Moto X (1st Gen.)
No Yes
Audio Playback
Moto G (1st Gen.) Moto X (1st Gen.)
AMR-NB, AMR-WB, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, MP3, PCM, FLAC, MIDI, QCELP, EVRC, and OGG/Vorbis MP3, M4A, AAC, AAC+, MIDI, and WAV
Colors Available
Moto G (1st Gen.) Moto X (1st Gen.)
Black, with colored back accessory options

Black or White through our online store

Customizable through Moto Maker
(
No longer available)

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