Motorola has officially launched a new Moto G Series smartphone called Moto G8 Plus. The device runs on Android Pie OS and is upgradable to Android 10. Company has also promised 2 Years of security patch.
The Motorola Moto G8 Plus features in a 6.3-inch Max Vision FHD+ display and is powered by octa-core Snapdragon 665 SoC. It has plastic body which is splash resistant and has IPX2 rating as well.
The smartphone is powered by 4000mAh battery which offers about 40 hours of usage. It has a 15W TurboPower charger in the box which gives 8 hours of usage with just 15 minutes of charging.
In terms of optics, there is a 25MP selfie camera. At the back side is a triple camera setup of 48MP + 16MP + 5MP shooters and LED Flash.
Motorola G8 Plus Specifications
- Dimensions: 158.4 x 75.8 x 9.1 mm
- Weight: 188 grams
- Ratings: IPX2 Splash resistant
- Operating System: Android 9.0 Pie
- Biometrics: Fingerprint sensor (rear)
- SIM: Hybrid Dual Nano SIM slots
- Display: 6.3-inch Max Vision LCD display with 2280 x 1080 pixels resolution, 19:9 aspect ratio, multi-touch support
- Chipset: Octa-core (2GHz Kryo 260 x 4 + 1.8GHz Kryo 260 x 4) Snapdragon 665 mobile platform with Adreno 610 GPU
- RAM: 4GB LPDDR4X
- Storage: 64GB (eMMC 5.1) built-in, expandable up to 512GB using MicroSD card
- Front camera: 25MP quad-pixel front camera, F/2.0 Aperture, 1.8um pixel size, screen flash
- Rear cameras: Triple rear cameras with LED Flash
- 48MP quad-pixel main camera with Samsung GM1 sensor, F/1.7 Aperture, 1.6um pixel size
- 16MP 117-degree Ultra-Wide Angle action camera with Quad-Pixels, 2.0um pixel size, F/2.2 Aperture
- 5MP Depth sensor with Laser AF
- Battery: 4000mAh with 15W Turbo Charging support
- Connectivity: Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Dual Band (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth V5.0, USB Type-C, GPS/GLONASS, NFC, FM Radio
- Audio: 3.5mm Audio Jack, Stereo Speakers, Dual Microphones, Dolby Audio
- Sensors: Accelerometer, Proximity, Gyroscope, Magnetometer, Ambient Light sensor
The Motorola Moto G8 Plus price in India is Rs. 13,999 (US$ 197 / Euro 177 approx.)( (R$ 1495.12 in Brazil). The mobile comes in Crystal Pink and Cosmic Blue colors and will be available in India at Flipkart by end of October.