Introduction and specs
First, it was the Moto G 5G Plus a couple of 12 months in the past, and now it is the Moto G50. What have they got in frequent? Properly, they’re each Motorola’s makes an attempt to undercut the competitors’s 5G choices.
Moto G50 arrives with a launch worth of about €210 because it’s positioned in a brand new inexpensive phase which is dominated by low cost gadgets with up-to-date connectivity.
The Moto G50 is nearly a 5G model of the Moto G10. The 5G connectivity was enabled through the Snapdragon 480 chipset (versus SD460 on G10). However the ultrawide digital camera needed to go to realize the comparatively low launch worth.
Motorola Moto G50 specs at a look:
- Physique: 164.9×74.9×9.0mm, 192g; Glass entrance, plastic again, plastic body; Water-repellent design.
- Show: 6.50″ IPS LCD, 90Hz, 720x1600px decision, 20:9 side ratio, 269ppi.
- Chipset: Qualcomm SM4350 Snapdragon 480 5G (8 nm): Octa-core (2×2.0 GHz Kryo 460 & 6×1.8 GHz Kryo 460); Adreno 619.
- Reminiscence: 64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 4GB RAM; microSDXC (makes use of shared SIM slot).
- OS/Software program: Android 11.
- Rear digital camera: Extensive (essential): 48 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, 1/2.0″, 0.8µm, PDAF; Macro: 5 MP, f/2.4, 1/5.0″, 1.12µm; Depth: 2 MP, f/2.4.
- Entrance digital camera: 13 MP, f/2.2, (vast), 1/3.1″, 1.12µm.
- Video seize: Rear digital camera: 1080p@30/60fps; Entrance digital camera: 1080p@30/60fps.
- Battery: 5000mAh; Quick charging 15W (10W charger within the field).
- Misc: Fingerprint reader (rear-mounted); NFC; FM radio; 3.5mm jack.
However, we count on a greater 13MP digital camera on the entrance and quicker charging because of the 15W charging help as a substitute of the slower 10W charging on the G10. And maybe extra importantly, the seemingly an identical show of the G50 positive aspects a quicker refresh charge at 90Hz, making the entire person expertise only a tad smoother.
Apart from providing 5G on a budget, the Moto G50 additionally brings a burden-less Android expertise with a sprinkle of Motorola-specific options with out ruining the vanilla Android really feel. A beneficiant 5,000 mAh battery mixed with the Snapdragon 480 5G (the primary telephone in Europe to have it) ought to yield glorious battery runtimes too. The water-repellent design, the bottom 4GB/64GB reminiscence combo and the upper than typical decision of the macro digital camera are welcomed bonuses at this worth.
So let’s examine what else the Moto G50 has in retailer for us that the specs sheet cannot mirror.
Unboxing the Motorola Moto G50
The Moto G50 is available in a normal field containing the same old person manuals, a charging brick and a USB-A to USB-C cable. Motorola has additionally included a helpful clear silicone case that wraps across the system.
Nevertheless, the charger is rated at simply 10W whereas the handset itself helps as much as 15W wired charging. And the USB-A to USB-C cable is a less expensive selection that may solely be used for charging and does not work for information switch. We have seen this with different Motorola gadgets, and it is fairly the bummer.