Bottom line: Which one is better?
Bottom line: Motorola moto x4 is better in most of the features evaluated.
Motorola Moto X4 is considered the best when comparing Moto X4 vs Nexus 5X because of; 11.11% extra battery power (3000mAh vs 2700mAh), 1.74× faster CPU speed (4×2.2GHz & 4×1.8GHz vs 2×1.8 & 4×1.4GHz), 4GB extra RAM memory, 1.63 × extra megapixels on main camera, 3.2× more megapixels on front camera, has external memory slot, dustproof and water resistant and 32GB more internal storage.
LG Nexus 5X vs Motorola Moto X4: DESIGN
Dustproof and water resistant; Motorola Moto X4 is dustproof and water resistant unlike LG Nexus 5X.
Weather sealed; Motorola Moto X4 is weather sealed.
Thickness; LG Nexus 5X is 7.9mm thick while Motorola Moto X4 is 7.99mm.
Weight; Motorola Moto X4 is heavier than LG Nexus 5x, 163g and 136g respectively.
Width; LG Nexus 5X is 72.6mm compared to 73.4mm Motorola Moto X4.
Height; LG Nexus 5X is 147mm high and 148.45mm for Motorola Moto X4.
Bottom line: Motorola moto X4 is better in design.
LG Nexus 5X vs Motorola Moto X4: DISPLAY
Resolution; they both have the same resolution of 1080×1920px (Nexus 5X vs Moto X).
Pixel density; both have the same pixel density of 424ppi.
Branded damage resistant glass; both phones have branded damage resistant glass
Screen size; both phones have same screen size, 5.2” each.
In this segment, Moto X 4 vs Nexus 6 P, both have LCD with 3 subpixels per pixels.
Bottom line: Motorola moto X4 is slightly better in display.
LG Nexus 5X vs Motorola Moto X4: PERFOMANCE
Integrated LTE; in this review on Android One Moto X4 vs Nexus 5X, both have integrated LTE.
RAM speed; LG Nexus 5X has a RAM speed of 933MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992) compared to 1333MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992).
DirectX version; LG Nexus 5X has 11.2 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 MSM8992) while Motorola Moto X4 has 11.1 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 630).
Both phones have integrated graphics and AES.
Bottom line: Motorola moto X4 is better in performance.
LG Nexus 5X vs Motorola Moto X4: CAMERAS
Megapixels; LG Nexus 5X has megapixels of 12.3MP while Motorola Moto X4 has 12MP & 8MP.
Front camera megapixels; LG Nexus 5X has 5MP compared to 16MP of Motorola Moto X4.
Video recording (main camera); video recording on main camera of both phones have 2160×30fps.
Pixel size; LG Nexus 5X has 1.55µm pixel size compared to 1.4µm Motorola Moto X4.
In addition, both the phones have a flash.
Bottom line: Motorola moto X4 is better in cameras.
LG Nexus 5X vs Motorola Moto X4: AUDIO
Stereo speakers; only LG Nexus 5X has stereo speakers
Number of microphones; LG Nexus has 2 microphones while Motorola Moto X4 has 3 microphones.
Radio; Motorola Moto X4 has a radio while the LG Nexus 5X doesn’t have
Both LG Nexus 5X and Motorola Moto X4 have a socket for a 3.5mm audio jack.
Bottom line: Motorola Moto X4 outshines LG Nexus 5X with 3 microphones and a radio
LG Nexus 5X vs Motorola Moto X4: BATTERY
Battery power; LG Nexus 5X has battery power of 2700mAh while Motorola has 3000mAh.
Fast charging; Motorola Moto X4 alone supports fast charging.
Both phones have a battery level indicator.
Bottom line: Motorola Moto X4 is better as it has a battery power of 3000mAh compared to LG Nexus 5X that has 2700mAh. It also has a fast charging provision.
LG Nexus 5X vs Motorola Moto X4: SPECIAL FEATURES
These two phones have similar features like; supports java, has offline voice recognition, are multi-user systems, are free and open source, allows app installs on the device’s external storage and have sharing intents.
Bottom line: Motorola moto X4 is slightly better in special features.
In comparison, Motorola Moto X4 is the better device as it has an advanced battery power, faster CPU speed, extra RAM memory, more megapixels both on main and front cameras, has external memory slot, is dustproof, water resistant and has more internal storage.