After the many speculations and rumours, the wait for the Moto G 5G is over. The Lenovo owned company took the announcement to Twitter and they declared that the Moto G 5G will be debuted exclusively on Flipkart on November 30 at 12 PM. The device was first launched in Europe. The company claims the device to be India’s most affordable 5G smartphone.
The official post on Twitter from Lenovo displayed “Get ready to experience the new level of speed with India’s most affordable 5G smartphone #motog5G on 30th November, 12 PM on Flipkart.”
— Motorola India (@motorolaindia) November 26, 2020
Coming to the specifications of the Moto G 5G, the device sports a 6.7-inch FullHD+ LCD screen which is pretty big. The device is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G SoC coupled with up to 6GB of RAM and up to 128GB of storage onboard. Moreover, you can expand the storage up to 1TB via a microSD card. For biometric authentication, it is a fingerprint reader on the rear.
The phone is packed with a 5000mAh battery with the support for a 20W Turbocharger. For connectivity, it has the basic NFC, Bluetooth 5.1, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, USB Type-C port, and GPS along with the not so basic 5G which is the main attraction. Furthermore, the device will run on Android 10.
Moto G packs a triple rear camera setup comprising of a 48MP primary lens, an 8MP Ultra-wide, and a 2MP Macro lens. Also, it has a 16MP on the front for selfies. Since India doesn’t have the 5G networks till now so the common people cant enjoys the speed of 5G yet.
Separately, the launch of the rumoured Moto G9 Power is also right around the corner. According to a tipster, it may be launched in the second week of December and will also be available exclusively on Flipkart. For the specifications, we can refer to the already launched Moto G9 Power in Europe which enlightens us that it has a display of 6.8-inch HD+ IPS display.
The Moto G9 Power is backed by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SoC paired with 4GB of RAM along with 128GB of storage which is expandable to 512GB via microSD card. For Optics, it also has a triple camera setup with a 64MP main, a 2MP macro sensor, and a 2MP of the depth sensor. It has a huge juice of 6000 mAh that supports 20W fast charging. The device doesn’t support 5G.
For the price segment, if we refer to the Europe launch, the Moto G 5G (4GB+64GB) was sold at EUR 299.99 (roughly Rs. 26,300) and the Moto G9 is priced at EUR 199 (roughly Rs. 17,500). The price of Moto G 5G in India should not exceed Rs. 26,300 rather it may be cheap since they claim it as the cheapest 5G smartphone of India.