Moto G9, with all latest features, launched in India, this is the price.
By Tanisha Jindal
Motorola, a Lenovo owned company added a new member that is Moto G9 in its budget Moto G series. The company didn't host any specific show for its launch rather the phone was simply unveiled on Flipkart. In India, an affordable price of Rs 11,499 has been set for the single variant with 4GB RAM and 64GB of storage that is being launched.
It has two distinct colour options: Forest Green and Sapphire Blue. It will be available for purchase from 12 pm, August 31 onwards on Flipkart. However, it will also be available on some selected retail shops but the process may take some time. Being the successor of Moto G8 which was launched last year, Moto G9 has come up with some modifications and more upgraded features.
The 5000mAh power-packed battery phone allows 20W Turbopower fast charging that gives 2-days of power in just one charge. It offers super-responsive performance with Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 octa-core processor and a 6.5-inch Max Vision HD+ TFT display with a 20:9 aspect ratio and 87 percent screen-to-body ratio. Dedicated Google Assistant Key button is also present on the side of Moto G9. The phone measures around 165.21x75.73x9.18mm and weighs 200 grams.
The 48-megapixel triple camera system on the rear of the phone arranged into a square sitting on the midline of the back has an f/1.7 lens and is based on a Quad Pixel technology. It makes capturing sharp low-light photos, vivid nighttime pictures, beautifully blurred portraits, and incredibly detailed close-ups easier. It also has a 2-megapixel depth sensor with an f/2.4 lens and a 2-megapixel sensor with an f/2.4 macro lens. There is an 8-megapixel camera sensor with an f/2.2 lens for taking selfies. The phone also includes preloaded camera features such as Auto Smile Capture, HDR, Face Beauty, Manual Mode, and RAW Photo Output.
The dual SIM (Nano) Moto G9 which runs on Android 10 has a 3.5mm headphone jack and a USB Type C-port for charging. In the context of storage, it provides 64 GB internal storage and for more storage, a micro SD card of up to 512 GB can be installed. A varied range of connectivity options that comprise of 4G VOLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/A-GPS, NFC, and an FM radio are also facilitated. Sensors onboard contain an accelerometer, ambient light, gyroscope, proximity sensor, SAR sensor, and a fingerprint sensor. Furthermore, the water-repellent design which has been observed in earlier Moto G-series phones has also been retained in Moto G9 by the company.
Conclusively, Moto G9 can act as a competitor for several other likewise phones such as Redmi Note 9 Pro, Samsung Galaxy M21, and Realme 6i.