Moto G50 With Snapdragon 480 SoC Launched, Could Be The Cheapest 5G Phone: Price, Specifications

Moto G50 is a budget 5G smartphone from Motorola that features a 6.5-inch display, Snapdragon 480 SoC, and has a 5000mAh battery.


Motorola launched the Moto G100 in the global markets. The smartphone is the rebranded version of the Motorola Edge S, which was launched by Motorola in China back in January. Along with the Moto G100, the company has also announced a budget 5G smartphone, the Moto G50 as well. The Moto G50 launch was expected soon, as the phone was leaked multiple times prior to its debut. The Moto G50 features a 6.5-inch display, Snapdragon 480 5G chipset, and has a triple-camera setup. The phone packs a massive 5000mAh battery, that offers 15W charging support. The device will be available for purchase in the European market in the upcoming few weeks. Let’s check out the phone’s detailed specifications and pricing ahead:

Moto G50 Pricing and Availability

The Moto G50 smartphone comes in Steel Grey and Aqua Green colour options. The Moto G50 with 4GB RAM and 128GB storage is priced at around EUR 249.99 (Rs 21,332). The phone will be available for purchase in Europe in the upcoming few weeks.

Moto G50 Specifications

The Moto G50 features a water-drop notch display and has a polycarbonate back panel. The device sports a 6.5-inch IPS LCD display that has HD+ 1600 x 720 pixels resolution, and a 90Hz refresh rate. The screen has a pixel density of 269 PPI, a 20:9 aspect ratio, and an 85% screen-body ratio. The phone is powered by Qualcomm’s 8nm octa-core Snapdragon 480 5G chipset. It packs 4GB RAM and is available in 64GB/128GB of internal storage option. The device even offers microSD card support, allowing storage expansion up to 1TB. The smartphone runs on Android 11 out of the box. At the rear, the device even has a physical fingerprint sensor.

As far as the imaging aspect of the smartphone goes, it sports a triple-camera setup at the back that consists of a 48MP main primary camera. The other two sensors the device includes is a 2MP depth camera and a 5MP macro lens that has an f/2.4 aperture. At the front, the device is equipped with a 13MP camera that offers an f/2.2 aperture.

Connectivity-wise, the smartphone offers dual 4G VoLTE support, 5G, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm audio jack. Dimensions-wise, the device measures at around 164.9×74.9×8.95mm, and weighs 192 grams. The whole package draws power from a 5000mAh battery that has 15W charging support.

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