Our Opinion

The Motorola Moto C Plus is a slightly better phone than the Nokia 2, and is also slightly better value for money. What should you buy? Go for the Motorola Moto C Plus!

Motorola Moto C Plus  Nokia 2 
Motorola Moto C Nokia 2
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Excellence Score
Value for Money Score
Price ₹ 5,854 onwards ₹ 5,506 onwards
Launch Date (India) Jun, 2017 Nov, 2017
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 7.0 Nougat Android 7.1 Nougat, Upgradeable to 8.0 Oreo, Expected upgrade to P
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5 inches 5 inches
Screen Resolution 720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch) 720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Scratch Resistant Display Yes, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Display Features TFT N/A
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 1.3 GHz 1.3 GHz
Processor Type Quad Core Quad Core
Processor Name MediaTek MT6737 Qualcomm Snapdragon 212
GPU Mali-T720 Adreno 304
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
VoLTE Yes Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
USB Yes Yes
Camera 8.0 MP 8.0 MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes Yes
Other Camera Features F/2.2 Aperture, 1.12um Pixel Size, 71-degree Lens, Burst Mode, Panorama, HDR, Beautification N/A
Secondary Camera 2.0 MP 5.0 MP
Secondary Camera Features F/2.8 Aperture, 1.0um Pixel Size, 63-degree Lens, Flash, Burst Mode, HDR, Beautification N/A
Internal Memory 16 GB 8 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 32 GB up to 128 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Thickness 10 mm 9.3 mm
Weight 162 gm N/A
Audio Output 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack
Water Resistant
Battery Capacity 4000 mAh 4100 mAh
Battery Standby N/A N/A
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) N/A N/A
Fast Charging Yes
Other Battery Parameters 30 hrs of Mixed Usage N/A
Fingerprint sensor
Other Features Battery Fast Charging Splash Resistant (IP52)
2-minute Review [Positives] N/A
  • Very good build quality, premium design elements
  • Good display - it is bright, contrasty and sharp for the money
  • Vanilla Android UI with Android Go optimizations
  • Dedicated microSD slot (instead of hybrid Dual SIM/MicroSD slot) is always a good thing
  • Outstanding battery life - achieved by a combination of a 4, 100mAh power pack, humble chipset, and comparatively small screen
2-minute Review [Negatives] N/A
  • Fingerprint prone screen
  • Mediocre, sluggish performance thanks to a humble chipset and low RAM - falls far behind the competition from the likes of Xiaomi (Redmi 4/4A/5)
  • Mediocre cameras - front and back - again falling behind the Redmi series
  • 8GB of internal storage is extremely limiting too, and will soon start causing issues as you install more apps
  • Slow charging - a full charge from flat with the bundled adapter takes a pretty sluggish four and a half hours, while half an hour will only get you from 0 to 10%
  • On the whole, on its own the Nokia may be a decent first smartphone for very basic needs, but falls behind the Redmi series in terms of overall value proposition, so will not quite give you that much bang for the buck
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