Motorola Moto G2 vs. HTC Desire 616

Motorola has seen some resurgence in the smartphone market thanks to the improved qualities and innovative ideas. On the other hand, HTC has always been one of the superior smartphone makers known for the quality designs and excellent quality and performance.  Motorola Moto G2 and HTC Desire 616 are two of the phones in the market that were released almost at the same time and have generated a good response. The details comparison of the phones can give better exposure of the phones and idea about the supremacy.


Both the phones are equally poised when it comes to the display. The phones have 5 inches of screen with good 720*1280 resolution. The quality of the display of the phones is equally good.



When it comes to the hardware, the battle begins. The Motorola Moto G is powered by 1.2 GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 and HTC Desire 616 is powered by 1.4 GHz Quad core MediaTek MT6592 processor. The internal storage of the Moto G is 16 GB that is way better than 4GB of HTC. However, HTC gives the extendable memory support up to 32 GB with microSD card and Moto G2 does not give that. Both the phones have 1 GB of RAM. The hardware is also equally poised with both the phones have one positive and one negative point to taking away.


The Moto G2 gets an edge as far as the software is concerned. The Moto G2 is powered by Android 4.4.4 KitKat and the HTC Desire 616 is powered by Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. However, that does not make a huge difference in performance but of course; it makes an impact in features and specifications. The Moto G2 is faster than the HTC Desire for upgraded OS.

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This is one field where most of the smartphones gain and loses a point in comparison. However, Moto G2 and HTC Desire 616 found themselves on the same platform. The 8 MP of Rear camera and 2 MP front camera are good enough to convince the users. However, on the practical ground, HTC Camera is considered better than the Moto G2 for clarity of the photos.

Other features

It is difficult to segregate the smartphones on the basis of other features. Both the phones have same connectivity ranges. Moto G2 and HTC Desire 616, both are dual SIM phone. The quality and material of the phone are also equivalent.


It is difficult to choose one, but Moto G2 goes ahead with performance and the HTC Desire 616 with features.


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