Motorola has just launched four new budget smartphones – the Motorola One 5G Ace, Moto G Power, Moto G Stylus and Moto G Play. The most interesting of the quartet is the Motorola One 5G Ace, which comes with 5G support and aims to democratize next-generation cellular technology. However, the new Moto G range ends up being sold in bucket loads and determining shipping numbers. Especially, All three phones in the Moto G series are water resistant. The new phones start at $ 169.99 and are available for pre-order in the US market. Here’s a quick rundown of what each phone has to offer:
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Motorola’s 2021 Moto G phones are still stuck on Android 10
The cheapest member of Motorola’s updated line of smartphones, the Moto G Play features a 6.5-inch HD + (1600 × 720) display with a waterdrop notch on top. Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 460 chip does things insideThis applies in addition to 3 GB RAM and 32 GB onboard storage, which can be expanded to up to 512 GB via a microSD card. There is a 5,000mAh battery inside to provide the juice, and it supports 10W charging which cannot be classified as fast.
On the back there is a 13MP main camera next to a 2MP depth sensor. The front of the Moto G Play has been equipped with a 5 megapixel selfie camera. Unfortunately, the phone immediately runs Android 10, which is disappointing. The latest Motorola offering is available in a single color from Misty Blue. It is It is priced at $ 169.99 and will go on sale January 14th via Best Buy, Walmart, B&H Photo, Amazon.com, and Motorola.com.
Moto G Power
The Moto G Power is the second addition to Motorola’s budget phone portfolio and has a 6.6-inch HD + display (1600 × 720) that is powered by a 5,000 mAh battery. And oh This increases the charging power to 15Wand opts for a more modern hole punch design to accommodate the front camera. The bezels, especially the chin, are still pretty chunky. But hey, this is a budget phone we’re talking about here.
The updated Moto G family will go on sale on January 14th
Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 662 SoC takes care of the power sectionRuns with 3GB / 4GB of RAM and up to 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 512GB. There are three cameras on the back – a 48-megapixel primary camera, a 2-megapixel macro snapper and a 2-megapixel depth sensor, while the front camera uses an 8-megapixel sensor. The Moto G Power is available in Flash Gray and Polar Silver will be up for grabs starting January 14th from $ 199.99.
Moto G stylus
More pixel-rich display, modern design, and a price of $ 300
The second generation Moto G Stylus switches to a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and a punch aesthetic on the front, a design combination that looks very appealing. You get a 6.8-inch FHD + display (2400 × 1080) richer in pixels This draws its energy from a 4,000 mAh battery (but only 10 W). While the pen is the main attraction here and the gradient texture on the back also looks nice, Android 10 is still an inexplicable choice here.
Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 678 chip powers this device, paired with 4 GB of RAM and 128 GB of onboard storage that can be expanded to 512 GB. The Quad rear camera setup Contains a 48-megapixel primary snapper, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide angle lens, a 2-megapixel macro shooter, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. Selfies and video calls are handled by a 16-megapixel front camera. This is priced at $ 299.99 and will hit store shelves January 14th.
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