Introduction and specs
First, it was the Moto G 5G Plus a few 12 months in the past, and now it is the Moto G50. What have they got in widespread? Properly, they’re each Motorola’s makes an attempt to undercut the competitors’s 5G choices.
Moto G50 arrives with a launch value of about €210 because it’s positioned in a brand new reasonably priced phase which is dominated by low cost units 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 digicam needed to go to attain the comparatively low launch value.
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 (eight nm): Octa-core (2×2.Zero GHz Kryo 460 & 6×1.eight 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 digicam: Extensive (major): 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 digicam: 13 MP, f/2.2, (extensive), 1/3.1″, 1.12µm.
- Video seize: Rear digicam: [email protected]/60fps; Entrance digicam: [email protected]/60fps.
- Battery: 5000mAh; Quick charging 15W (10W charger within the field).
- Misc: Fingerprint reader (rear-mounted); NFC; FM radio; 3.5mm jack.
Alternatively, we anticipate a greater 13MP digicam on the entrance and sooner 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 features a sooner refresh price at 90Hz, making the entire consumer expertise only a tad smoother.
Except for 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 cellphone in Europe to have it) ought to yield wonderful battery runtimes too. The water-repellent design, the bottom 4GB/64GB reminiscence combo and the upper than common decision of the macro digicam are welcomed bonuses at this value.
So let’s examine what else the Moto G50 has in retailer for us that the specs sheet cannot replicate.
Unboxing the Motorola Moto G50
The Moto G50 is available in a normal field containing the same old consumer 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.
Nonetheless, 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 would not work for information switch. We have seen this with different Motorola units, and it is fairly the bummer.