Moto G8 Power Lite with Helio P35 and 5,000mAh battery announced

After a spate of leaks, the Motorola Moto G8 Power Lite has finally gone official. As the name suggests, the G8 Power Lite is a weaker version of the Moto G8 Power that was made official in February. The G8 Power Lite houses a big display and it has AI powered triple cameras on its back. Like the other Power-branded devices from the Lenovo-owned company, the G8 Power Lite is also backed by a massive battery.

Moto G8 Power Lite specifications and features

Moto G8 Power Lite

The Moto G8 Power Lite is a toned down variant of the Moto G8 Power

The Moto G8 Power Lite comes with a splash-resistant chassis. It has a 6.5-inch Max Vision IPS LCD screen with a waterdrop notch, HD+ resolution and a tall aspect ratio of 20:9. The Helio P35 chipset along with 4GB of RAM powers the G8 Power Lite. The phone offers built-in storage of 64GB. Users can expand the storage up to 256GB via a microSD card.

The Moto G8 Power Lite has a triple camera system on its rear. It comprises of an f/2.0 16-megapixel main camera with PDAF, a 2-megapixel depth sensor and a 2-megapixdel macro lens. The rear cameras offer features like PDAF, HDR, face beauty, Google Lens support and full HD video recording at 30fps. The front camera is an 8-megapixel unit with f/2.0 aperture and support for HDR, face beauty and 30fps 1080p video shooting.

The phone runs a stock version Android 10. It draws power from a 5,000mAh battery, which the company claims can last for up to 2 days. The handset only supports standard 10W charging. The other usual features like a rear-mounted fingerprint reader, dual SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, microUSB 2.0 and 3.5mm audio jack are also available on the device.

Moto G8 Power Lite price and availability

The Moto G8 Power Lite has debuted in Germany with a price tag of €169 (~Rs 13,900). The smartphone will be also coming to countries in Latin America, Europe, Asia and Australia. The smartphone will be releasing on April 15th and it will come in Royal Blue and Arctic Blue colours. The company is yet to confirm its arrival in India.

Anvinraj Valiyathara

Anvin is a self-proclaimed geek who has been writing about smartphones for nearly 10 years. After using phones like the Samsung Galaxy Note, Sony Xperia Mini, Lumia 730, Lumia 950, Honor 7, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 and Honor 8 Pro to name a few, he is now a happy user of the POCO F1. In his free time, he participates in church activities and likes to travel.