Motorola might soon launch two new smartphones in India. The company has not made any official announcement of any upcoming launches. However, notable tipster Mukul Sharma, popular known as Stufflistings, has revealed that the Lenovo-owned smartphone company will launch the Moto G 5G and G9 Power in India. The tipster, while confirming, did not reveal the exact date of the launch event. Both Moto smartphones have been launched in select international markets. Moto G 5G comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 750 5G chipset, whereas the G9 Power features a massive 6,000 mAh battery. Let’s take a look at the Moto G 5G, and Moto G9 Power specifications, features, and other details.
Motorola to launch Moto G 5G and Moto G9 Power soon in India
Sharma, in his tweet, has only confirmed the India launch of Moto G 5G and Moto G9 Power. The tipster has not revealed the exact launch dates as yet. Motorola, too, has not made any official confirmation on the availability of its two new G-series smartphones in India.
— Mukul Sharma (@stufflistings) November 23, 2020
We already know the specifications and prices of the two Motorola smartphones, courtesy of their International launches
Moto G 5G price
Motorola launched the Moto G 5G for EUR 299.99, which roughly translates to Rs 26,300. The device comes in Frosted Silver and Volcanic Gray colour options. For the price, users get 4GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. We can expect the device to be available for a slightly lesser price in India considering smartphone prices are higher in the European market due to high tax rates.
Moto G9 Power price
Motorola G9 Power price in the European market is set at EUR 199, which roughly translates to Rs 17,500. The phone comes with 4GB RAM and 128GB internal memory. We can expect the smartphone to launch under Rs 15,000 in India.
Moto G 5G specifications
Moto G 5G sports a 6.7-inch Full HD+ LCD display with a screen resolution of 2400 x 1080 pixels. The device comes with a hole-punch cutout display at the top-centre. Since its an LCD, the fingerprint sensor is placed at the back with Motorola’s batwing log engraved on it
Under the hood, the smartphone draws its power from a Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G 5G processor along with Adreno 610 GPU. It is paired with 4G RAM and 128GB of internal memory. Storage can be further expanded up to 1TB via a microSD card.
For optics, the device comes with a triple-camera setup. There is a 48MP primary lens with an f/1.7 aperture, an 8MP ultra-wide-angle lens with 118-degree FoV, and an f/2.2 aperture. It also features a 2MP macro sensor with an f/2.4 aperture. The phone features a 16MP front-facing camera with an f/2.2 aperture. The Moto G 5G is IP52 rated making it water-resistant.
The device packs a 5,000mAh battery with 20W TurboPower fast charging support. In terms of connectivity, it supports 5G SA/NSA Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, GLONASS, Galileo, NFC, and USB Type-C port. The phone measures 166.1 x 76.1 x 9.9 mm and weighs 212 grams.
Moto G9 Power specifications
Moto G9 Power features a 6.8-inch HD+ display with a 720 x 1640 resolution and a 60Hz refresh rate. The screen has a tiny punch-hole cutout for the front-facing camera.
The device sports a triple-camera setup at the back. There is a 64MP primary sensor with an aperture of f/1.8, coupled with a 2MP f/2.4 macro camera, and a 2MP depth camera sensor with an f/2.4 aperture. A 16MP front camera sensor with an aperture of f/2.25 housed inside the hole-punch cutout takes care of the selfies.
The smartphone also features a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and face unlock support. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC, etc. The smartphone runs on stock Android 10 out of the box.