Motorola has launched its new smartphone in India, which is also the cheapest 5G smartphone. Today, the new Moto G 5G was officially launched after many teasers and speculations. The phone will be sold exclusively on Flipkart for ₹20999.
The main highlight of the new Moto G 5G is the 5G capabilities it has at such an affordable price. Also, this is the first phone in India to be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 750G chipset.
Moto G 5G sports a 6.7-inch full-HD+ display with an aspect ratio of 20:9. There is a punch-hole in the middle towards the top bezel which houses the front-facing camera. As mentioned earlier, the phone is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G chipset, paired with 6GB RAM and 128GB onboard storage. However, the storage is expandable up to 1TB by using a microSD card.
In terms of camera, the Moto G 5G has a triple-camera setup on the back consisting of a 48-megapixel primary camera with f/1.7 aperture, an 8-megapixel wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture and 118° field of view, and a 2-megapixel macro sensor. While on the front, the Moto G 5G has a 16-megapixel selfie camera.
Moto G 5G is IP52 certified and as per the claims by the brand, the phone can withstand phone calls in rain. The Moto G 5G packs a 5,000mAh battery with 20W TurboPower fast-charging. The phone runs Android 10 out of the box with the promise by Motorola that the users will be getting an upgrade to Android 11. The software on the phone is free from bloatware and ads. The experience is close to Stock Android with some of the magical Moto Actions and gestures.
Connectivity options on the phone include 5G, NFC, Bluetooth 5.1, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, USB-C port, GPS, and NFC. Using NFC users can make contactless payments or transfer media between devices.
Moto G 5G Pricing
The Moto G 5G is priced at ₹20999 and has got two color variants- Volcanic Grey and Frosted Silver. It will go on sale starting December 7, 2020, at noon exclusively on Flipkart. However, consumers purchasing the phone using HDFC Cards can get the phone for ₹19999 due to the flat ₹1000 discount. There are other offers as well like 5% Cashback on EMI with SBI Credit cards and 5% Unlimited Cashback on Flipkart Axis Bank Credit Card.