Moto X4 vs Coolpad Cool Play 6 – Price Does Make A Difference!
The Moto X4, which was launched yesterday, offers mid-range specifications at a slightly premium price.
Coolpad Cool Play 6 was launched back in August, and still remains one of the best mid-range smartphones available in the market.
Moto X4 made it’s debut in the country yesterday, offering mid-range features at a slightly premium price. Though there is a big price difference between the Coolpad Cool Play 6 and the newly-launched Moto X4, both the handsets offer an array of specifications which are similar.
Moto X4 Vs Coolpad Cool Play 6: In-Depth Comparison
In spite of a big price difference, Moto X4 and Coolpad Cool Play 6 have a lot of similarities.
Design And Build
Moto X4: The handset is just 8mm thin. It features an anodized aluminium metal and glass build all around, giving it a solid feel and sturdy finish.
Coolpad Cool Play 6: The Coolpad Cool Play 6 has a metal build. But it is not a unibody. It has plastic caps at the top and bottom, to let radio signals pass through. It has chamfered edges on the sides. The smartphone is nicely weighted to give it a solid feel in hand.
Moto X4: It features a 5.2 inch 1080p IPS LCD display with a pixel density of 424 ppi. It gets Corning Gorilla Glass protection on top.
Coolpad Cool Play 6: Cool Play 6 comes with a 5.5 inch 1080p IPS LCD display with a pixel density of 401 ppi. It has an ‘Ambient Display’ setting which wakes the screen every time you pick up the phone and also each time you receive a notification, when it is turned on.
Moto X4: Under the hood, Moto X4 is powered by a 2.2 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 630 SoC with Adreno 508 GPU and 3GB or 4GB of RAM.
Coolpad Cool Play 6: It gets its power from a 1.95 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 653 SoC with Adreno 510 and 6 GB of RAM.
Moto X4: It runs Android Nougat 7.1.1 out of the box with a near-stock Android experience. An, Android Oreo 8.0 update has been confirmed for this smartphone.
Coolpad Cool Play 6: The Cool Play 6 runs Android 7.1 out of the box with Coolpad’s own Journey UI on top. This offers a near-stock experience with some handy features baked into the UI.
Moto X4: It will be available with two internal storage capacities, 32GB or 64GB. The storage can be expanded up to 2TB via a micro SD card.
Coolpad Cool Play 6: The Cool Play 6 comes with 64GB of onboard storage. There is no provision for expanding the built-in storage.
Moto X4: It sports a dual-camera setup of a primary 12MP sensor and a secondary 8MP ultra wide sensor, supported by dual-tone LED flash. Up front, there’s a 16 MP selfie-shooter with a dedicated front LED flash.
Coolpad Cool Play 6: The Cool Play 6 has a dual rear setup of two 13 MP shooters (RGB + Monochrome) paired with a dual-tone LED flash with multiple shooting modes. At the front,there’s an 8MP selfie-shooter.
Moto X4: The Moto X4 houses a 3,000mAh battery which is supported by quick charging. The smartphone gets power to last for six hours with just 15 minutes of charging.
Coolpad Cool Play 6: The Cool Play 6 packs in a big 4,060 mAh battery. The smartphone can easily last for a typical working day with decent amount of battery left over at the end of the day.
Moto X4 vs Coolpad Cool Pay 6 – Specifications Compared
|Moto X4||Coolpad Cool Play 6|
|Display||5.2 inch 1080p IPS LCD display (424 ppi)||5.5 inch 1080p IPS LCD display (401 ppi)|
|Processor||Qualcomm Octa core Snapdragon 630||Qualcomm Octa core Snapdragon 653|
|Storage||32GB/64GB (can be expanded upto 2TB)||64GB (cannot be expanded)|
|Rear Camera||Primary 12MP Sensor + Secondary 8MP Ultra Wide Sensor with f/2.0 aperture||Dual 13.0 megapixels (RGB + Monochrome) with f/2.0 aperture|
|Front Camera||16 megapixel||8 megapixel|
|Battery||3,000 mAh (supports fast charging)||4,060 mAh|
|Connectivity||Dual SIM, 4G LTE with VoLTE||Dual SIM, 4G LTE with VoLTE|
|OS||Android Nougat 7.1.1||Journey UI 1.0 based on Android 7.0 Nougat|
|Price||3GB + 32GB – Rs. 20,999/-
4GB + 64GB – Rs. 22,999/-
Both these smartphone have their own sets of advantages and disadvantages. Where the Cool play 6 has the bigger battery, the X4 supports turbo charging. The Cool Play 6 has the better processor and more RAM, but the X4 has expandable storage.
But, we feel that the Moto X4 is overpriced for what it offers. The Coolpad Cool Play 6 on the other hand offers excellent value for money with its better processor, more RAM at a significantly lower price.
Do you feel that the Moto X4 justifies its price tag? Do let us know in the comments below.