Lenovo K4 Note vs Moto G Turbo Edition
Two of the most recent smartphones to launch in India are the Lenovo K4 Note and the Motorola Moto G Turbo Edition. The latter is a variant of the Moto G 3rd gen with added benefits, and these are both dual SIM Android handsets that are close in pricing. We’re considering the Lenovo K4 Note vs Moto G Turbo Edition in a specs and price breakdown, and if you’re torn between them this could help you make a decision.
The Lenovo K4 Note is powered by a 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6753 octa-core processor and has Mali-T720MP3 graphics. The Moto G Turbo Edition packs a Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor (four cores at 1.5GHz and four at 1GHz) and Adreno 405 graphics.
The K4 Note has a 5.5-inch IPS LCD display with Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 resulting in 401 ppi. The Moto G Turbo has a 5-inch IPS LCD display with HD resolution of 1280 x 720 and 294 ppi.
RAM and Storage
The Lenovo K4 Note launched in India has 3GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage that can be expanded via microSD to 128GB. The Moto G Turbo Edition has 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage, this time expandable to 32GB.
There’s a 13-megapixel rear camera with PDAF, dual-LED flash, and 1080p video capture for the K4 Note. The phone also has a 5-megapixel front-facing shooter. The Moto G Turbo has a 13-megapixel rear camera with autofocus, dual-LED flash, and 1080p video recording capability, along with a 5-megapixel front-facing snapper.
The Lenovo K4 Note has a 3300 mAh battery while the Moto G Turbo Edition has a 2470 mAh battery.
Both phones support 4G LTE, 3G, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, and microUSB 2.0. The K4 Note has WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi hotspot, and WiFi Direct while the Moto G Turbo features WiFi 802.11 b/g/n and WiFi hotspot.
The Lenovo K4 Note launched on Android 5.1 Lollipop with Lenovo’s Vibe UI. The Moto G Turbo Edition runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with a planned upgrade to Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
Dimensions and Weighs
This Lenovo handset measures 153.6mm x 76.5mm x 9.2mm and weighs 158g. The Moto G Turbo Edition measures 142.1mm x 72.4mm x 11.6mm and weighs 155g.
The Lenovo K4 Note launched in India at Rs. 11,998 as an exclusive on Amazon.in. It’s being sold through the flash sales system with the first sale on January 20th. There’s also a bundle price that includes a VR headset priced at Rs. 12,499 with sales for this starting on January 19th. The Moto G Turbo Edition launched at Rs. 14,499 as an exclusive for Flipkart, but the price has already been lowered to Rs. 12,499.
We can’t consider every single feature of the Lenovo K4 Note vs Moto G Turbo Edition here, but it’s worth noting that the K4 Note has a fingerprint sensor and stereo speakers with Dolby ATMOS. On the other hand the Moto G Turbo Edition is dust and water-resistant to IP67 certification standards and has Turbo Power quick charging. Potential buyers should also consider the phone’s designs and builds as well as after sales service. From the above specs though, the Lenovo K4 Note has a foot in the door.
For example the K4 Note has a larger display with better resolution, more RAM and a higher level of expandable storage, and a higher capacity battery. It’s also the slimmer of the two handsets and it’s hard to argue with its cheaper price tag. However, we have to say that the Moto G Turbo has a slightly faster processor and Motorola is an extremely popular brand in India.
When you’ve considered all of the above we’d be interested to hear your choice from the Lenovo K4 Note vs Moto G Turbo Edition. Which are you most likely to buy and why?