Comparison between:
- Motorola Moto X4
- Nokia 5
- Cat S48c

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Motorola Moto X4Nokia 5Cat S48c
Motorola Moto X4Nokia 5
Prices
Cat S48c
Model aliasMoto X (4th gen.)TA-1024
TA-1027
TA-1044
TA-1053
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Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width73.4 mm
7.34 cm
0.241 ft
2.89 in
72.5 mm
7.25 cm
0.238 ft
2.854 in
76.2 mm
7.62 cm
0.25 ft
3 in
Height148.35 mm
14.835 cm
0.487 ft
5.841 in
149.7 mm
14.97 cm
0.491 ft
5.894 in
149.86 mm
14.986 cm
0.492 ft
5.9 in
Thickness9.45 mm
0.945 cm
0.031 ft
0.372 in
8.55 mm
0.855 cm
0.028 ft
0.337 in
13.46 mm
1.346 cm
0.044 ft
0.53 in
Weight163 g
0.36 lbs
5.75 oz
159 g
0.35 lbs
5.61 oz
263 g
0.58 lbs
9.3 oz
Volume102.9 cm³
6.25 in³
92.8 cm³
5.64 in³
153.7 cm³
9.33 in³
ColorsGray
Blue
Gold
Black
Silver
Copper
Blue
Black
Body materialsMetalAluminium alloy-
CertificationIP68-IP68
MIL-STD-810G

SIM card

The Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) is used in mobile devices for storing data authenticating the subscribers of mobile services.

SIM card typeNano-SIMNano-SIMNano-SIM
Number of SIM cards121
FeaturesDual SIM optional (A variant of the model with two SIM card slots is available)--

Networks

A mobile (cellular) network is a radio system, which allows a large number of mobile devices to communicate with each other.

GSMGSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
GSM 850 MHz
GSM 900 MHz
GSM 1800 MHz
GSM 1900 MHz
CDMACDMA 800 MHz
CDMA 1900 MHz
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UMTSUMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
UMTS 850 MHz
UMTS 900 MHz
UMTS 1700/2100 MHz
UMTS 1900 MHz
UMTS 2100 MHz
LTELTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (B66)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 850 MHz (B26)
LTE 1900 MHz (B25)
LTE 700 MHz (B12)
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)
LTE 700 MHz Class 13
LTE 700 MHz Class 17
LTE 800 MHz
LTE 850 MHz
LTE 900 MHz
LTE 1700/2100 MHz
LTE 1800 MHz
LTE 1900 MHz
LTE 2100 MHz
LTE 2600 MHz
LTE-TDD 1900 MHz (B39)
LTE-TDD 2300 MHz (B40)
LTE-TDD 2500 MHz (B41)
LTE-TDD 2600 MHz (B38)
LTE 1700/2100 MHz (B66)
LTE 700 MHz (B12) LTE 1900 MHz (B25)
LTE 850 MHz (B26)
LTE 700 MHz (B28)

Mobile network technologies and bandwidth

Communication between devices within mobile networks is realized via various generations of network technologies, which provide different bandwidth.

Mobile network technologiesUMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 12
EV-DO Rev. A
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE Cat 4
UMTS
EDGE
GPRS
HSPA+
LTE

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 9.0 Pie
Android 7.1.1 Nougat
Android 7.1.2 Nougat
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 8.1 Oreo
Android 8.1 Oreo

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 630 (SDM630)Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 (MSM8937)Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 (SDM630)
Process technology14 nm28 nm14 nm
CPU4x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 1.4 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.61 GHz ARM Cortex-A534x 2.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A53, 4x 1.8 GHz ARM Cortex-A53
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction setARMv8-AARMv8-AARMv8-A
CPU cores888
CPU frequency2200 MHz1400 MHz2200 MHz
GPUQualcomm Adreno 508Qualcomm Adreno 505Qualcomm Adreno 508
GPU frequency700 MHz450 MHz700 MHz
RAM capacity3 GB
4 GB
6 GB
2 GB
3 GB
4 GB
RAM typeLPDDR4LPDDR3LPDDR4
RAM channelsDouble channelSingle channelDouble channel
RAM frequency1333 MHz800 MHz1333 MHz

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage32 GB
64 GB
16 GB32 GB

Memory cards

Memory cards are used in mobile devices for expanding their external storage capacity.

TypesmicroSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC
microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSIPSTFT
Diagonal size5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
5.2 in
132.08 mm
13.21 cm
5 in
127 mm
12.7 cm
Width2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
2.55 in
64.75 mm
6.48 cm
2.45 in
62.26 mm
6.23 cm
Height4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
4.53 in
115.12 mm
11.51 cm
4.36 in
110.69 mm
11.07 cm
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution1080 x 1920 pixels720 x 1280 pixels1080 x 1920 pixels
Pixel density424 ppi
166 ppcm
282 ppi
110 ppcm
441 ppi
173 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area68.68 %68.9 %60.55 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon)
Corning Gorilla Glass
2.5D curved glass screen
500 cd/m²
Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Fingerprint
Hall
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Fingerprint sensor model - Fingerprint Cards FPC1035--

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor typeCMOSCMOSCMOS
Pixel size1.4 µm
0.001400 mm
1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
-
Aperturef/2f/2-
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent4 mm3.67 mm-
Flash typeDual LEDDual LEDLED
Image resolution4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
4160 x 3120 pixels
12.98 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Scene mode
Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
Color Correlated Temperature (CCT) dual flash
1080p @ 60 fps
Secondary rear camera - 8 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Pixel size - 1.12 μm (#2)
Aperture size - f/2.2 (#2)
Angle of view - 120° (#2)
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Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS BSI-
Pixel size1 µm
0.001000 mm
1.12 µm
0.001120 mm
-
Aperturef/2f/2-
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent3.52 mm2.52 mm-
Field of view-84 °-
Auxiliary lightLED--
Image resolution4608 x 3456 pixels
15.93 MP
3264 x 2448 pixels
7.99 MP
2592 x 1944 pixels
5.04 MP
Video resolution1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1280 x 720 pixels
0.92 MP
Video FPS30 fps30 fps30 fps

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Earpiece
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Earpiece
-NXP TFA9891-

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioYesYesYes

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
GPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
BeiDou

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version5.04.14.2
FeaturesA2DP
EDR
LE
A2DPA2DP
AVRCP
EDR
GAVDP
GATT
GOEP
HFP
HID
HSP
MAP
PAN
PBAP
SPP
SAP
HOGP

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeUSB Type-CMicro USBMicro USB
Version2.02.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesYesYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
NFC

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
MP4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
MKV
MP4
WMV
Xvid
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
H.265
MKV
VP8
VP9

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity3000 mAh3000 mAh4000 mAh
TypeLi-IonLi-PolymerLi-Ion
2G talk time-18 h
1080 min
0.8 days
30 h
1800 min
1.3 days
2G stand-by time-768 h
46080 min
32 days
-
3G talk time-18 h
1080 min
0.8 days
30 h
1800 min
1.3 days
3G stand-by time-768 h
46080 min
32 days
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Charger output power5 V / 3 A
9 V / 1.6 A
12 V / 1.2 A
5 V / 2 A5 V / 3 A
9 V / 2 A
12 V / 1.5 A
FeaturesFast charging
Non-removable
Non-removableFast charging
Non-removable

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

The SAR rating shows the amount of electromagnetic radiation absorbed by the human body when using a mobile device, expressed in W/kg.

Head SAR (EU)0.815 W/kg0.321 W/kg-
Body SAR (EU)1.54 W/kg1.55 W/kg-
Head SAR (USA)1.12 W/kg0.8 W/kg0.98 W/kg
Body SAR (USA)1.16 W/kg0.52 W/kg1.06 W/kg

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional featuresWater repellent Nano-coating-Walkie-Talkie PTT (push-to-talk)
 Motorola Moto X4Nokia 5Cat S48c