In this article we’re going to be doing a full benchmark and speed test between the new Moto X 2014 and Nexus 5. Each of these are flagship phones are some of the most powerful on the market, so let’s see how they compare.
Spec wise this new 2nd Generation Moto X is powered by a Quad Core Snapdragon 801 processor clocked at 2.5GHz, the Adreno 330GPU, and 2GB of RAM while LG Google Nexus 5 is powered by a Quad Core Snapdragon 800 processor clocked at 2.3GHz, the Adreno 330GPU, and 2GB of RAM
Starting it off with the benchmarks the first test we’ll be doing is 3D Mark. 3DMark simulates the high intensity graphics of all the newest games and tests them on the device. In our case the Moto X was able to score 19357 and the Nexus 5 scored 15103.
Moving on to Geekbench 3 which is one of the most widely respected benchmark apps, this will test the pure power of the Nexus 5 and Moto X and also the memory. The Nexus 5 finished with a single core score of 750 and a multicore score of 2240 and the Moto X received a single core score of 970 and a multi core score of 2911. To put that into perspective the iPhone 5S scores 1412 singlecore score and 2564 multicore.
So as you can see the Nexus 5 and Moto X are both extremely powerful devices. If you found this article helpful then be sure to share it and leave a comment!