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Moto G31 vs Moto G42

Summary
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Performance

MediaTek Helio G85

4 GB RAM

Snapdragon 680

4 GB RAM

Display

6.4" (16.26 cm)

1080x2400 px (FHD+)

6.4" (16.26 cm)

1080x2400 px (FHD+)

Rear Camera

50 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP

Triple Camera

50 MP + 8 MP + 2 MP

Triple Camera

Front Camera

13 MP

Single Camera

16 MP

Single Camera

Battery

5000 mAh

5000 mAh

Storage

64 GB

1 TB (Expandable)

64 GB

1 TB (Expandable)

Expert Rating

7.0/10

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User Ratings

★★★★★
★★★★★

4.2/5 based on 42,658 ratings

★★★★★
★★★★★

4.2/5 based on 12,690 ratings

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Rs. 9,990 @Amazon Buy
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General
Launch Date

November 29, 2021 (Official)

July 11, 2022 (Official)

Operating System

Android v11

Android v12

Performance
Good
Good
Chipset

MediaTek Helio G85

Qualcomm Snapdragon 680

CPU

Octa core (2 GHz, Dual core, Cortex A75 + 1.8 GHz, Hexa Core, Cortex A55)

Octa core (2.4 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 265 + 1.9 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 265)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Mali-G52 MC2

Adreno 610

RAM

4 GB

4 GB

RAM Type

LPDDR4X

LPDDR4X

Display
Very Good
Very Good
Display Type

AMOLED

AMOLED

Screen Size

6.4 " (16.26 cm)

6.4 " (16.26 cm)

Resolution

1080x2400 px (FHD+)

1080x2400 px (FHD+)

Aspect Ratio

20:9

20:9

Pixel Density

411 ppi

411 ppi

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

82.24 %

83.89 %

Bezel-less display

with punch-hole display

with punch-hole display

Touch Screen

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Brightness

700 nits

Refresh Rate

60 Hz

60 Hz

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

88.8 %

90.9 %

Design
Size Compare
Size Compare
Dimensions

Height: 161.19 mm
Width: 74.6 mm
Thickness: 8.49 mm

Height: 160.6 mm
Width: 73.4 mm
Thickness: 8.2 mm

Weight

180 grams

174.5 grams

Build Material

Back: Plastic

Colours

Sterling Blue, Meteorite Grey

Metallic Ros, Atlantic Green

Waterproof

, Splash proof, IPX2

, Splash proof, IP52

Ruggedness

Dust proof

Camera
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Triple

Triple

Resolution

50 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(1.28µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.2, Ultra-Wide Angle, Depth Camera(4.0" sensor size, 1.12µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera(1.75µm pixel size)

50 MP f/1.8, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(0.64µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.2, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera(1.12µm pixel size)2 MP f/2.4, Macro Camera(1.75µm pixel size)

Autofocus

, Phase Detection autofocus

, Phase Detection autofocus

Flash

, LED Flash

, LED Flash

Image Resolution

8150 x 6150 Pixels

8150 x 6150 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuous Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
Macro Mode

Continuous Shooting
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

8 x Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus

Digital Zoom
Auto Flash
Face detection
Touch to focus

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Video Recording Features

Dual Video Recording

Front Camera
Very Good
Very Good
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Resolution

13 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(1.12µm pixel size)

16 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(1µm pixel size)

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Capacity

5000 mAh

5000 mAh

Type

Li-Polymer

Li-Polymer

Removable

No

No

Quick Charging

, Turbo Power, 20W

USB Type-C

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

Expandable Memory

, Up to 1 TB

, Up to 1 TB

USB OTG

Network & Connectivity
SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

VoLTE

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 850(band 5) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 850(band 5) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 850(band 5) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 850(band 5) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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SAR Value

Head: 0.93 W/kg, Body: 1.39 W/kg

Head: 1.02 W/kg, Body: 1.2 W/kg

Wi-Fi

, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac)

, Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) 5GHz

Wi-Fi Features

Mobile Hotspot

Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

, v5.0

, v5.0

GPS

with A-GPS, Glonass

with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

, Recording option

Loudspeaker

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos

Dolby Atmos

Sensors
Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Side

Side

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

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