Bottom line: Which is better?
Bottom line: LG Nexus 5X is the better phone.
Moto G5 Plus vs Nexus 5X comparisons shows that LG Nexus 5X is better as it has 2.5% more megapixels (main camera), stereo speakers, supports 4k resolution, 1.4mm narrower, 3.2mm shorter, has a serial shot mode, shoots 360o panorama and has USB Type-C.
LG Nexus 5X vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus: DESIGN
Thickness; LG Nexus 5X is 7.9mm thick while Motorola Moto G5 Plus is 7.7mm.
Width; LG Nexus 5X measures 72.6mm in width whereas Moto G5 Plus has a width of 74mm.
Height; Nexus 5X is 147mm long while Moto G5 Plus measures 150.2mm.
Bottom line: LG Nexus is the better phone in design as it is narrower and portable.
LG Nexus 5X vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus: DISPLAY
Below is a comparison of Nexus 5X vs Moto G5 Plus in terms of display;
Resolution; the two phones have the same resolution of 1080 × 1920px.
Pixel density; they also share the same pixel density feature of 424ppi.
Screen size; LG Nexus 5X and Moto G5 Plus have similar screen size, 5.2” each.
IPS screen; Motorola Moto G5 alone has the IPS screen.
The two phones also have branded damage resistant glass and LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels.
Bottom line: the two phones have similar features under display apart from Motorola Moto G5 Plus having IPS screen which makes it better.
LG Nexus 5X vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus: PERFORMANCE
The performance of Moto G5 vs Nexus 5X is based on the following;
RAM speed; Nexus 5X and Moto G5 have similar RAM speed of 933MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992).
DirectX version; Nexus 5X has DirectX version of 11.2 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992) whereas Moto G5 has 11.1 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 MSM8953).
Additionally, the phones have integrated graphics and AES.
Bottom line: Nexus 5X is better in regards.
LG Nexus 5X vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus: CAMERAS
Megapixels; LG Nexus 5X has megapixels of 12.3MP while Motorola Moto G5 has 12MP.
Front camera megapixels; both Nexus 5X and Moto G5 Plus have 5MP on front camera.
Video recording (main camera); they all have similar video recording on main camera of 2160 × 30fps.
Pixel size; LG Nexus 5X has pixel size of 1.55µm while Moto G5 Plus has 1.12µm
Bottom line: LG Nexus 5X is a better phone as its megapixels exceeds that of Moto G5 Plus.
LG Nexus 5X vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus: AUDIO
Stereo speakers; LG Nexus 5X has stereo speakers.
Number of microphones; both have 2 microphones.
Radio; only Motorola Moto G5 has a radio.
Bottom line: LG Nexus is better because it has stereo speakers.
LG Nexus 5X vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus: BATTERY
Battery power; LG Nexus 5X has a battery power of 2700mAh whereas Motorola Moto G5 Plus has 3000mAh.
The two have battery level indicator and rechargeable battery.
Bottom line: Motorola Moto G5 Plus supersedes the LG Nexus 5X in terms of battery as it has higher battery power.
LG Nexus 5X vs Motorola Moto G5 Plus: Special features
Comparison of Nexus 5X vs Moto G4 Plus gives us the following features; multi-user system, offline voice recognition, supports java, allows app installs on the device’s external storage and have sharing intents.
Bottom line: LG nexus 5x is better.
Comparing Nexus 5X vs Moto G5 brings us to a conclusion that LG Nexus 5X has unique and user-friendly features that make it a better phone.