The Moto X camera performs notably worse than the HTC One.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=nCn63XoWWYM&t=319

If The Verge give that camera a higher rating than the One's which in my opinion was unfairly given a 5 (a 4 for the GPE) then they lose all credibility in that area.