Both HTC and Motorola stand as one of the grand brand concerns of the Smartphone industry. Their newly launched smart devices- The HTC desire 616 and Motorola Moto G have just flooded the market demand, with their grand starling features. Though both the smartest gadgets, come with praiseworthy specs, but the fact can’t be ignored that both of the two, stand in tough competition against each other in the market.


The 5 inched HTC Desire 616 is an extraordinary Smartphone which comes with an 8 core processor clutched with the high quality 1080p video playback feature. Coming with the price tag of around RS 16,000 mini-films camera feature of the desire adds extra grades to the stunning features of this Smartphone.

On the other hand, giving tough competition to its peers, the Motorola Moto G is also standing at an exceptional phone which comes in exceptional price range. This product by Motorola comes with the super customized features of a handset. Holding the Android KitKat 4.4.4 version the Motorola Moto G holds the reasonable price tag ofRs. 12,499.

Check out the comparison of the features of both these Smartphones-



The 5 inched HTC desire 616 features multi touch capacitive touch screens with the 229 per pixel density of. Moreover, the resolution density of 720 x 1280 pixels adds to the stunning display feature of this Smartphone. Holding the average weight of 150 g the Desire comes with the dimension measure of 142 x 71.9 x 9.2 mm.

HTC Desire

Giving tough competition to the Desire, the 4.5 inches Motorola Moto G comes with capacitive touch screen with the screen resolution of 720 to 1280 pixels. This product of Motorola weights just 143 g which is comparatively lower. In terms of dimensions the Desire stands edging over the Motorola Moto G, as the latter holds dimension figure of 129.9 X 65.9 X11.60.

Processor & RAM

The HTC product comes with Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A7 processor powered by the Mediatek MT6592 chipset. Plus, the Desire 616 holds 1 GB RAM to the internal memory of 4 GB which can be further enhanced up to 32 GB with a MicroSD card slot.

On the other hand, the Motorola Moto G comes with the 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, Qualcomm Snapdragon 400. In terms of memory the Motorola product has an upper hand over the Desire. The Motorola Moto G features 1 GB RAM with the internal storage capacity of 8GB.

The HTC Desire 616 may have a slight stronger processor, but one could hardly find any major difference amongst the performance of these two smartphones. They both are capable of driving huge applications and entertaining games without any issue. You would have a complete Android smartphone experience on both HTC Desire 616 and Motorola Moto G.

Moto G

Operating System
In terms of operating system the Motorola Moto G holds an edge over its competitor. As, the HTC desire 616 comes with clutched with the Jelly Bean Android OS, v4.2.2 but the Motorola Moto G runs comes running on Android 4.3 OS, which can be upgraded up to the latest Android 4.4.4 KitKat OS.


The 8 MP, autofocus, LED flash cam of HTC desire 616, comes with star features of 3264 x 2448 pixels resolution, Geo tagging, face detection, autofocus, HD video and image recording. Plus, the 2 MP front snapper enhances the cam features of the gadget.
The Motorola Moto G ranks behind the Desire 616 in terms of camera features. As it holds 5 MP rear flash camera with 1.3 MP front snapper, which is far lower in comparison to the HTC’s product.

The HTC Desire 616 and Moto G come with almost same connectivity features like 3G support, GPRS with EDGE, WI-Fi, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi Hotspot, GPS with A-GPS, WI-FI direct, Micro-USB, 3.5mm Audio Jack and more.

In terms of the Battery, the Motorola Moto G stands a step ahead of the HTC desire 616. The latter comes with the inbuilt Li- polymer battery of 2000 mAh. Which means that it has the capacity to last up to average of 14 talk time hours and 700 hours of standby time. Whereas, the edgy battery 2070 mAh built- in battery of Motorola Moto G can last up to average 24 hours of mixed usage.

Final Verdict
To conclude, it can be mentioned that with the worth price tag both the HTC Desire 616 and the Motorola Moto G stand in tough competition with each. Both of the two gadgets come with worthy competitive features. The tune of the tech features of two handsets, make them stand on the same competitive level. In terms of display features the both the Smartphones stand at almost the same level of the see-saw. If in terms of OS and camera the Desire 616 stands in the lead, then the Motorola Moto G edges its competitor in terms of processor and RAM, connectivity and battery features.

In a nutshell, none of the two can be considered as the superior gadget in terms of the other. Both of the competing gadgets are clutched with both edgy and non-edgy features. So, it won’t be fair to either of the one to regard the other as the Superior one of its peer.

The end decision lies at your end. In order to get the best fit of gadget, just consider your preferences and get along the one which holds all the tech features desired by you.

Author Bio: The author is an expert in mobile technology and loves to write about different handsets launched. He has listed the specifications of htc desire 616 vs moto g for the readers to make an informed buying decision.