Moto G9 Plus with Snapdragon 730G goes official
Motorola has unveiled the Moto G9 Plus with upgraded specs over the regular model. It has got a much powerful Snapdragon 730G processor, an FHD+ AMOLED frontier, larger internal storage, and a better camera setup. Those are some clear upsell over the Moto G9 (review), which launched in India earlier this month.
Here’s a spec by spec bifurcation between the Plus and standard G9:
Moto G9 Plus vs Moto G9 Specs
|Model||Moto G9 Plus||Moto G9|
|Dimension and Weight||170 x 78.1 x 9.7 mm; 223 g||165.21 x 75.73 x 9.18; 200g|
|Display||6.8″ FHD+ AMOLED||6.50″ HD, IPS LCD|
|Software||Android 10||Android 10|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 730G||Qualcomm Snapdragon 662|
|Memory||4GB of LPDDR4x RAM + 128GB of storage, expandable up to 512GB, hybrid slot||4GB of LPDDR4x RAM + 64GB of storage, expandable up to 512GB, hybrid slot|
|Rear Cameras||64MP (f/1.8) + 8MP (f/2.2) 118 ° ultrawide lens + 2MP (f/2.2) macro + 2MP (f/2.2) depth||48MP (f/1.7) + 2MP (f/2.4) macro + 2MP (f/2.4) depth|
|Front Cameras||16MP (f/2.0)||8MP (f/2.2)|
|Connectivity||WiFi, Bluetooth 5, NFC, USB-C, Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE||WiFi, Bluetooth 5, NFC, USB-C, Dual SIM, 4G VoLTE|
|Battery||5000mAh with 30W Turbo Charger||5000mAh with 20W Turbo Charger|
Moto G9 Plus Features
One of the underwhelming aspects of the vanilla G9 was the 720p display. Well, Moto has rectified it on the Plus as it sports a 6.8″ FHD+ AMOLED panel. Unlock using your face or finger and you get to experience the close to stock Android 10 software.
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The processor is Snapdragon 730G which should bestow better gaming and everyday performance. The rest of the internals comprise of 4GB of LPDDR4x RAM, 128GB of storage, and a 5000mAh battery. The box packs a 30W Turbocharger.
The optics stack by the back includes a 64MP main camera, followed by an 8MP ultrawide clicker, 2MP macro, and 2MP depth lens. Selfies are handled by a 16MP shooter.
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Among other things, you also get a USB-C port, WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The handset comes in in Rose Gold and Indigo Blue colors.
Moto G9 Plus Features
Moto G9 Plus is currently released in Brazil for R$2.499,10. There is no mention of global (incl. India) availability or price as of now.