Realme 8 5G Vs Motorola G40 Fusion: Which one is the best smartphone?

Let’s compare both the smartphone, Realme 8 5G and Moto G40 Fusion, and see what will the conclusion of Realme 8 5G Vs Motorola G40 Fusion.

A relatively unpopular brand, at least when it comes to sales, Motorola seems to have stepped up its game, especially in the price to performance ratio.

Today, we will be comparing the company’s latest launch, the Motorola G40 Fusion, with Realme’s most affordable 5G smartphone, the Realme 8 5G.

Let’s see which smartphone should you choose and which one should you ignore under the price of Rs 15k!

Realme 8 5G Vs Motorola G40 Fusion

ModelRealme 8 5GMotorola G40 Fusion
Display6.5-inch FHD+ IPS LCD Display6.78-inch FHD+ IPS LCD Display
Refresh Rate 90Hz Refresh Rate120Hz Refresh Rate
Rear Camera48MP + 2MP + 2MP64MP + 8MP + 2MP
LED FlashYes (Rear LED)Yes (Rear LED)
Battery5000 mAh Battery6000 mAh Battery
Charging18W Fast Charging20W Fast Charging
ProcessorMediatek Dimensity 700 ProcessorQualcomm Snapdragon 732G Processor
Front Camera16MP Selfie Camera16MP Selfie Camera
Back MaterialPlastic MaterialPlastic Material
Operating SystemRealmeUI 2.0 Based on Android 11Near-stock Android 11
Card SlotDedicated (2+1 microSD slot)Hybrid (2 SIM or 1+1 microSD slot)
FingerprintSide-mounted Fingerprint ScannerRear Fingerprint Scanner
Sensors Magnetic Induction Sensor, Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Gyro-meter, Acceleration SensorProximity Sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor
Bluetooth Versionv5.1v5.0
Graphics PPI405 PPI (Pixels Per Inch)396 PPI (Pixels Per Inch)
Thickness8.5 mm9.6 mm
Weight185 grams220 grams
ROM or Storage128GB64GB / 128GB
Headphone Jack Yes (3.5 mm Jack)Yes (3.5 mm Jack)
ColorsSupersonic Black and Supersonic BlueDynamic Gray and Frosted Champagne
Pricing4GB+128GB – Rs 14,999
8GB+128GB – Rs 16,999
4GB+64GB – Rs 13,999
6GB+128GB – Rs 15,999

Realme 8 5G vs Motorola G40 Fusion: Display

When it comes to the display, the Realme 8 5G comes with a 6.5-inch FHD+ IPS LCD display with support of 90Hz Refresh Rate as well as a 180Hz touch sampling rate. The device has a maximum brightness of 600 nits and 90.5% screen-to-body.


On the other hand, the Moto G40 Fusion comes with a 6.78-inch FHD+ IPS LCD display with support of HDR10+ and 120Hz Refresh Rate.

Realme 8 5G vs Motorola G40 Fusion: Cameras

Realme 8 5G comes with 48MP triple rear camera setup consists of a 48MP primary sensor, a 2MP macro sensor and a 2MP portrait sensor, and has a 16MP selfie camera.

On the other hand, the Motorola G40 Fusion comes with a 64MP triple rear camera setup consists of a 64MP primary sensor, a 8MP ultra-wide-angle sensor, and a 2MP depth sensor, and has a 16MP selfie camera.

Performance and Connectivity

Performance and connectivity have become key aspects of a any smartphone. The Realme 8 5G is powered by Mediatek Dimensity 700 chipset paired with ARM Mali-G57 GPU. In terms of connectivity, below is a list of the bands supported by the Realme 8 5G.

  • 2G: GSM:850/900/1800/1900
  • 3G: WCDMA:B1/B2/B5/B6/B8/B19
  • 4G: LTETDD:B34/B38/B39/B40/B41(2515-2675MHz)
  • 4G: LTE FDD:B1/B2/B3/B5/B7/B8/B28
  • 5G: NR_NSA n41(2515-2675MHz)/n77/n78
  • 5G: NR_SA n1/n28/n41(2515-2675MHz)/n78

On the other hand, Motorola G40 Fusion is powered by the Snapdragon 732G chipset. In terms of the connectivity, below is the list of bands supported by Motorola G40 Fusion.

  • 4G: LTE band 1/2/3/4/5/7/8/18/19/20/26/28/38/40/41
  • 3G: WCDMA band 1/2/4/5/8/19
  • 2G: GSM band 2/3/5/8


With various features and key usability stats such as a higher refresh rate display, better set of cameras, faster charging, a larger battery and bone near stock android, the prospect of the Moto G40 Fusion is one that will appeal to most, if not all.

The Realme 8 5G makes too many downgrades for a feature that is a namesake as of now, with proper implementation of 5G far from reality.

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