Moto G51 with 120Hz display, Snapdragon 480+ launched: price, specifications


  • Moto G51 has launched in China
  • It is the world’s first Snapdragon 480+ phone
  • It features a 120Hz display and 50MP triple camreas

The Moto G51 has launched in China. It has arrived as the world’s first phone powered by the Snapdragon 480+, which was recently announced by Qualcomm. The Moto G51 replaces the Snapdragon 480 powered Moto G50 that debuted earlier this year. As compared to the existing the Snapdragon 480, the new Snapdragon 480+ chip offers faster clocking speeds and supports a high refresh rate.

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The G51 features a 120Hz refresh rate display and offers 128GB of built-in storage. For photography, it features a 50-megapixel triple camera unit. The device is backed by a big battery. In addition, it carries an affordable price tag.

Moto G51 specifications and features

Moto G51

Moto G51 is the world’s first phone with Snapdragon 480 Plus chip

The Moto G51 has a 6.8-inch IPS LCD panel that sports HD+ resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate, and a 240Hz touch sampling rate. The phone runs My UI 2.0 based on Android 11, which offers a near-stock Android experience.

The Snapdragon 480 Plus mobile platform is present under the hood of the G51. The device ships with 8GB of LPDDR4x RAM and 128GB of UFS 2.2 storage. It comes with 3GB of virtual RAM.

The Moto G51 has a 13-megapixel front-facing camera. Its rear-facing camera unit has a 50-megapixel main camera, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens, and a 2-megapixel macro camera. The G51 offers photography features like night vision, dual-view recording, spot colour photography, and more.

While the G51 packs a 5,000mAh battery, there is no word on its fast-charging capabilities. The company’s logo available on the rear shell of the device is integrated with a fingerprint scanner. It offers other features like dual SIM with 5G support, Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, a USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm audio jack.

Moto G51 price and availability

The Moto G51 is priced at RMB 1,499 (~Rs 17,500). The G50 wasn’t launched in India. Hence, it is unclear whether the G51 will be made available in the country.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

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