The Lenovo K4 Note is the latest midrange smartphone from the Chinese manufacturer that boasts premium appeal and impressive specs. One of its major rivals is the Motorola Moto G (2015) that is also available in the market with similar pricing like K4 Note.

The Moto G (2015) is currently one of the best midrange smartphones available in the market that comes with unmatched features like IPX7 certification and Moto Maker customization. The specifications, features, and price of the Lenovo K4 Note have been compared with Moto G (2015):

Dimensions and Display

The Lenovo K4 Note sports a sleek appeal with its full black polycarbonate chassis and it measures 153.6 x 76.5 x 9.2 mm. Its weight is 158 grams. On the other side, the Moto G (2015) measures 142.1 x 72.4 x 11.6 mm and weighs 155 grams.

Moto G (2015) The newly launched Moto G (2015). Photo: Motorola

The Moto G (Gen 3) with its IPX7 certification offers a water resistant chassis to its users. Even though the smartphone comes in two colors like white and black, its appeal can be completely customized by using the Moto Maker tool. The Lenovo K4 Note is available only in black color.

The Lenovo K4 Note features a 5.5-inch full HD display. The Moto G (Gen 3) houses a smaller screen of 5-inch and it supports HD resolution. Both the screens are safeguarded by Gorilla Glass 3.

Chipset, RAM and Storage

The Lenovo K4 Note is powered by MediaTek MT6753 chipset that features a 1.3 GHz octa-core processor. It is supported by 3 GB of RAM. It features an internal storage of 16 GB and its external storage supports up to 128 GB of microSD card.

The K4 Note also comes in another RAM variant of 2 GB. This variant is available in different storage sizes of 8 GB, 16 GB and 32 GB.

The Moto G (2015) is fueled by Snapdragon 410 chipset that features a 1.4 GHz quad-core processor. The 1 GB RAM variant of the smartphone offers 8 GB of internal storage whereas the 2 GB RAM variant supports 16 GB of native storage. Both models support up to 32 GB of microSD card on external storage.

Camera and Software

There is a 13-megapixel camera with f/2.2 aperture lens on the back panel of K4 Note. It comes with features like phase detection and dual-LED flash. The Moto G (2015) has a f/2.0 aperture 13-megapixel camera enabled with autofocus and dual-LED flash on its rear side. Both the smartphones feature 5-megapixel front-facing cameras.

The Lenovo K4 Note comes preloaded with Android 5.1 Lollipop OS whereas the Moto G (2015) is available with Android 5.1.1 Lollipop. Both the smartphones are upgradeable to Android 6.0 Marshmallow update.

Connectivity and Unique Features

The K4 Note offers connectivity features like 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, v4.0 Bluetooth, USB OTG, NFC and aGPS. The Moto G (2015) lacks NFC, USB OTG, and offers Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and 4G connectivity.

The Lenovo K4 Note has some unique features like fingerprint sensor and TheaterMax. The functionality of TheaterMax allows users to enjoy the multimedia content of the device in virtual reality. Moto G (2015) has some unique features too, such as the water resistant capabilities and Moto Maker customization tool.

Battery and Price

The K4 Note is packed with a massive battery of 3300 mAh battery. The Moto G (Gen 3) houses a battery of 2470 mAh capacity. The Lenovo K4 Note will be carrying a price tag of $187 whereas the Moto G (2015) is now selling for $180.