Motorola just announced a new Moto G-series Smartphones, Moto G Stylus, and Moto G Power. It is the company’s latest budget phones and it has just got better than others.
Of course, Motorola is pretty known for producing the best affordable device in the Smartphone world. And this year’s Moto G-series isn’t different from the signatures of the G-line.
The Moto G Power is just another typical budgeted phone with massive power, but the Moto G Stylus -as you already guessed- comes with a stylus pen. Which is definitely an incredible year to get Android phones with a built-in stylus.
Table of Interest
*. Display: 6.4-inch (2300×1080 pixels) FHD+ IPS LCD 19.17:9 Max Vision display
*. Processor: Octa-Core Snapdragon 665 11nm Mobile Platform
*. GPU: Adreno 610 GPU
*. RAM: 4GB RAM
*. Storage: 128GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 512GB with microSD
*. OS: Android 10
*. SIM: Dual SIM
*. Front-facing cameras: 16-megapixels (f/2.0, 1μm) front camera
*. Fingerprint sensor: YES
*. Network and connectivity: 3.5mm audio jack, Dual stereo speakers tuned by Dolby,2 Microphones, Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C
The Moto G line Smartphones show improved and advanced specifications and features in some areas such as bigger screens, faster processors, and better cameras.
We’ve just listed the similarities between both phones, Moto G Stylus and G Power. Where the back cameras and battery capacity stands out as the major differences.
Both phones sport a 6.4-inch (2300×1080 pixels) FHD+ IPS LCD 19.17:9 Max Vision display, with 88% and 89% screen-to-body ratio and shiny plastic exteriors design. Which offers slimmer bezels and borders surrounding the screen display.
It is completely powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 665 11nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 610 GPU, coupled with 4GB RAM, 128GB internal storage, which is expandable up to 512GB with microSD.
They both run on Android 10 OS with a stock interface, support Dual SIM, 3.5mm audio jack, Dual stereo speakers tuned by Dolby, 2 Microphones, Dual 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5, GPS + GLONASS, USB Type-C.
While the hole-punch design on the both phones comes with 16-megapixels (f/2.0, 1μm) selfie camera and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.
Moto G Stylus
*. Dimensions: 158.55 x 75.8 x 9.2mm
*. Weight: 192 grams
*. Colors: Smoke Black color
*. Back Cameras: 48MP f/1.7, 1.6μm primary camera with Quad Pixel technology + 16MP Action Cam with f/2.2, 2.0μm 117° ultra-wide-angle camera with Quad Pixel technology, 2MP f/2.2, 1.75μm 2cm macro sensor, Laser autofocus (TOF)
*. Battery: 4000mAh battery with 10W charging
And now, the differences are clear. The G Stylus arrives with a triple rear camera setup, which includes a 48-megapixel main camera with an f/1.7 lens, a 16-megapixel action camera with an f/2.2 aperture, a 2-megapixel macro camera, and a laser autofocus module.
While the G Power arrives with the same triple rear camera setup, but it includes a 16-megapixel main snapper with an f/1.7 aperture, an 8-megapixel wide-angle lens with a 118-degrees field of view, and a 2-megapixel macro shooter with an f/2.2 aperture.
Moto G Power is backed by a 5000mAh battery capacity, and 4000mAh battery capacity on the Moto G Stylus. Both devices support 10W rapid charging.
Moto G Power
*. Dimension: 159.85 x 75.84 x 9.63mm
*. Weight: 199 grams
*. Colors: Mystic Indigo color
*. Back Cameras: 16MP (f/1.7, 1.12μm primary) + 8MP (f/2.2, 1.12μm 118° ultra-wide) + 2MP (f/2.2, 1.75μm 2cm macro sensor)
*. Battery: 5000mAh battery with 10W charging
The company pointed out that the G Stylus pen lets you edit photos, jot down notes, sketch artwork, copy and paste text and even mark up screenshots.
They also stated that the stylus is seamlessly integrated into the phone’s design and software. You can pop it out and start writing in the Moto Note app without even unlocking your phone.
Have it in mind that the new phones are the G8 successors to last year’s G7. Where the Moto G Stylus replaces the G7, while the Moto G Power replaces the G7 Power.
For pricing and availability, the Moto G Stylus is priced at $299 and the Moto G Power at $249. Both phones will be available starting this spring via Best Buy, B&H Photo, Walmart and Amazon.com.