Moto G 5G and Moto G9 Power launched: price, specifications

In August, Motorola announced the Moto G9 Play in Europe. It was a rebranded version of the Moto G9 that went official the same month in India. The G9 series also includes the Snapdragon 730-powered Moto G9 Plus. Today, the Lenovo-owned company has announced the Moto G9 Power. The budget-friendly phone is slotted between the Moto G9 Plus and Moto G9 Play in Europe.

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Apart from launching the Moto G9 Power, the company also unveiled the Moto G 5G. The handset has arrived as a toned-down version of the Snapdragon 765G powered Moto G 5G Plus that went official In July. It has debuted as the cheapest 5G phone from the brand.

Moto G 5G specification and features

Moto G 5G

The Moto G 5G has debuted as the company’s cheapest 5G phone

The Moto G 5G has a 6.7-inch LTPS IPS LCD screen with a top-centre positioned punch-hole cutout. The 20:9 aspect ratio display features Full HD+ resolution and HDR10 support. The handset is fitted with a side-mounted fingerprint reader.

The phone features a 16-megapixel front-facing camera. It sports a square-shape camera module on the rear, housing a 48-megapixel primary camera, an 8-megapixel ultra-wide lens, a 2-megapixel macro lens, and an LED flash.

After the Xiaomi Mi 10T Lite, the Moto G 5G is the second phone to feature the Snapdragon 750G chipset. It is accompanied by up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. The 5,000mAh battery of the Moto G 5G supports 20W fast charging.

Moto G9 Power specifications and features

Moto G9 Power

The Moto G9 Power features a massive 6,000mAh battery

The Moto G9 Power has a 6.78-inch display with a punch-hole design. It sports HD+ resolution, a 20.5:9 aspect ratio and a punch-hole cutout that houses a 16-megapixel selfie camera.

The Moto G9 Power’s rear has a square-shaped camera setup that houses a 64-megapixel main camera with f/1.79 aperture, a 2-megapixel macro shooter, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and an LED flash. The company’s batwing logo on the back is integrated with a fingerprint sensor.

The Snapdragon 662 mobile platform is present under the hood of the Moto G9 Power. The SoC is accompanied by 4GB of RAM and 128GB of built-in storage. The Moto G9 Power has a massive 6,0000mAh battery with 20W fast charging.

The Moto G 5G and Moto G9 Power run the My UX-based Android 10. Both phones offer other features such as a dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth, NFC, and a 3.5mm audio jack. Lastly, both phones come with an IP52 water-splash resistant rating.

Moto G 5G and Moto G9 Power pricing and availability

The Moto G 5G comes in two variants such as 4GB RAM + 128GB storage and 6GB RAM + 128GB storage. They are priced at €299 (~Rs 26,100) and €349 (~Rs 30,600), respectively. Its colour variants are Frosted Silver and Volcanic Gray. On the other hand, the Moto G9 Power is priced at €199 (~Rs 17,400) and it comes in two colours such as Metallic Sage and Electric Violet.

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.