Bottom line: Which one is better?
Bottom line: Between the two, Honor 8 vs Moto G5 Plus, Huawei Honor 8 is better than Motorola Moto G5 Plus because of the special features compared to Motorola Moto G5.
In this review of Huawei Honor 8 vs Motorola Moto G5, Huawei Honor stands out to be the best because of the following; 15% faster CPU speed (8×2.3 GHz vs 8×2GHz), 2× more megapixels main camera ( 12 MP and 12 MP vs 12 MP), 1.6 more megapixels front camera ( 8MP vs 5MP), 0.2 thinner (7.5 mm vs 7.7 mm), 3mm narrower ( 71mm vs 74 mm), 4.7 mm shorter (145.5 mm vs 150.2 mm) as compared to Motorola Moto G5, has a serial short mode and has USB Type-C.
Huawei Honor 8 vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus: DESIGN
Thickness; Huawei Honor 8 is 7.5 mm thick while Motorola G5 is 7.7mm thick.
Width; 71 mm for Huawei Honor 8 and 74 mm for Motorola G5 Plus
Height; Huawei is 145.5 mm while Motorola Moto G5 Plus is 150.2 mm
Bottom line; Of the two, Moto G5 Plus vs Honor 8, Huawei Honor 8 is better as it is slimmer, light in weight and is portable due to its size.
Huawei Honor 8 vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus: DISPLAY
Resolution; 1080 ×1920px for both Huawei Honor 8 and Motorola Moto G5 Plus
Pixel density; Huawei Honor 8 has a pixel density of 423ppi as compared to 424ppi of the Motorola Moto G5 Plus
Screen size; 5.2 “for Huawei Honor 8 as well as Motorola Moto G5 Plus
Newer gorilla glass version; both the two, Huawei Honor 8 vs Moto G5 Plus have newer gorilla glass version.
Bottom line: Huawei Honor 8 is better than Motorola moto G5 Plus because it has a higher resolution and has a higher pixel density.
Huawei Honor 8 vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus: PERFORMANCE
Integrated LTE; Both phones have integrated LTE
DirectX version; 11.2 (HiSilicon Kirin 950) for Huawei Honor 8 and 11.1 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953)
Integrated graphics; both phones have integrated graphics
Maximum memory Bandwidth; Huawei has 25.6GB/s (HiSilicon Kirin 950) memory as compared to Motorola Moto G5 Plus which has 7.5 GB/s (Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953) only.
Both phones have AES.
Bottom line: As per the comparisons above, Huawei honor 8 is better than Motorola Moto G5 Plus in performance because of the additional storage and it can perform tasks faster.
Huawei Honor 8 vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus: Cameras
Megapixels; Huawei is built with 12MP&12Mp while Motorola Moto G5 Plus has only 12MP.
Front camera megapixels; Huawei Honor 8 has a total of 8MP at the front as compared to 5MP front of Motorola Moto G5Plus
Video recording main camera; Huawei Honor 8 video recording main camera has 1080×60fps while Motorola Moto G5Plus has 2160×30fps.
Widest aperture; Huawei Honor 8 has the widest aperture of f/2.2 & f 2.2 as compared to the Motorola Moto G5 Plus of f/1.7.
Pixel size; Huawei Honor 8 has a pixel of 1.25µm while Motorola Moto G5 Plus of 1.12µm.
Bottom line: Huawei Honor 8 has a better video recording quality because of the camera qualities both at the front and rear as compared to Motorola Moto G5 Plus.
Motorola Moto G5 Plus vs Huawei Honor 8: Audio
Audio Jack; Both phones have a socket for a 3.5mm audio jack
Microphones; they both have 2 microphones
Radio; Only Motorola Moto G5 Plus has a radio
Bottom line: Motorola Moto G5 Plus is better since it has an additional feature of a radio.
Motorola Moto G5 Plus vs Huawei Honor 8: Battery
Battery power; both phones have a battery capacity of 3000mAh
Supports fast charging; Huawei Honor 8 alone supports fast charging.
Battery level indicator; all of them have a battery level indicator
They both also have a rechargeable battery
Bottom line; Huawei Honor 8 is better than Motorola Moto G5 Plus as it is the only one that supports fast charging.
Huawei Honor 8 vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus: Special Features
Both phones have special features like multi-user system, offline voice recognition, supports java, free and open source, allows app installs on the device’s external storage and have sharing intents.
Bottom line: Huawei honor 8 is better in terms of special features.
Of the two reviews, Moto G5 vs Honor 8, Huawei Honor 8 stands out compared to Motorola Moto G5 Plus as it is good in video recording, has superior storage, quick in task execution and is well advanced in technology.