OnePlus X Vs Moto X Play

OnePlus X Vs Moto X Play

OnePlus X Vs Moto X Play : battle of the two mid range smartphones. These are the biggest names in sub 20k phones, and we are going to compare both of them

Full Technical Specification:


Features OnePlus X Motorola Moto X Play
Connectivity 2G,3G,4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 2G,3G,4G LTE,Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0
Special: Finger-print Scanner Water repellant nano-coating (IP52 certified)
Dimension: 140 x 69 x 6.9 mm Dual-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A57 & quad-core 1.44 GHz Cortex-A53
Weight 138 g 169 g
CPU:  2.3GHz Quad-core Processor Quad-core 1.7 GHz Cortex-A53 & quad-core 1.0 GHz Cortex-A53
 Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 and Adreno 330 Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 and Andreno 405
Memory Internal:16 GB( Expandable up to 128GB) Internal:16/32 GB( Expandable up to 128GB)
Display 5 inch Full HD (440ppi) Active Matrix OLED display 5.5 inch Full HD (403 ppi) IPS LCD display
Camera (primary) 13 MP with f/2.0 aperture, Autofocus ,LED Flash, 1080p video recording 21 MP, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
Camera(Secondary) 8MP front-facing camera 5MP front-facing camera
Operating System  OxygenOS based on Android v5.1(Lollipop) Android OS, v5.1.1 (Lollipop), planned upgrade to v6.0 (Marshmallow)
SIM Slots 2Sslots-  Either 2 Nano SIM or 1 Nano SIM and 1 MicroSD card Dual  Nano-SIM
Sensors Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity, Ambient Light, HALL Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Proximity
Battery 2525 mAh Li-Po 3630 mAh
Colors Onyx black, Ceramic Black, White
Launch Date  29 October 2015 July, 2015
Release  Date 5 November 2015 August, 2015
Price/Cost INR 16,999 INR 18,499 for 16GB and 19,999 for 32GB


Both the phones are the biggest names when it comes about mid range smartphones. OnePlus X is the third phone of the company and it can be said mini version of company’s latest flagship phone. Moto X play is 3rd generation of Moto X series and comes with the stock Android 5.1.1 lollipop and will get the latest Android v6 Marshmallow.

OnePlus X Launch

Processor and Memory

OnePlus X comes with 2.3Ghz Quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor with 3GB of RAM, whereas Moto X Play comes with 1.7GHz octacore Snapdragon 615 processor with 2GB of RAM. Based on specification of both the phones the performance of both the phone can be said to be almost same as OnePlus X comes with its OxygenOS which will occupy more RAM as compare to Stock Android in Moto X. So the difference in RAM will not matter much.


Moto X Play comes with 21MP camera as compared to 13MP of Moto X Play, so Moto X Play have better camera than that of OnePlus X. But when it comes to front camera OnePlus X wins over Moto X play.



In the battery part, Moto X Play takes off the competition with its 3630mAh battery and beats the OnePlus X with a huge difference.

moto X play


Both the phones have FullHD display but there is difference in screen size, OnePlus X have 5inch display and Moto X Play have 5.5 inch display. So OnePlus X display will be little more crispier than the Moto X Play.

Special Features

OnePlus X offers a new and nice look, made up of glass and is very good looking phone in this range. It also has a fingerprint sensor providing extra security, which is very rarely seen in this range of smartphones. All this comes wit a price tag of INR 16999.

Moto X Play offers a great camera, high battery capacity, updatable to latest android, water repellant coating and design.


Moto X is a good phone providing good processing, amazing battery backup and comes with water repellent coating. So if u can spent extra buck then it is a good choice.

But if you want to buy a phone that gives you looks of a flagship at less price and OxygenOs which provides you options for customizations, then you can go with Oneplus X.

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