Whilst Motorola devoted 25 March to the release of its maximum robust 2021 smartphone to this point – the Moto G100 – the corporate additionally quietly presented a much more inexpensive 5G providing, within the Moto G50.

Probably the most first gadgets to recreation the Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 – the primary 400 sequence chipset with 5G functions – the Moto G50 differently splits the adaptation with regards to capability, in comparison to the opposite inexpensive entries within the tenth-generation Moto G lineup – the Moto G10 and G30.

The telephone is fronted through a 6.5in ‘Max Imaginative and prescient’ 20:9 HD+ (720×1600) IPS LCD, that includes a dewdrop notch with a 13Mp front-facing digicam and boasts a 90Hz top refresh price.

At the (plastic) again, sits a digicam module, equivalent in design to the G10 and G30 however with one fewer sensor. It is led through a 48Mp f/1.7 snapper, accompanied through a 5Mp macro digicam and a 2Mp intensity sensor.

Past 5G, one of the interesting sides of the G50 for lots of will be its sizeable 5000mAh battery, which will have to ship nice longevity, making an allowance for the telephone’s modest {hardware}. It additionally helps as much as 15W speedy charging however Motorola best bundles a 10W price in-box.

In true Motorola model, whilst there is not any formal IP score, the telephone is indexed as “water repellant,” so will have to be in a position to resist a mild sprinkle of rain with out giving up the ghost.

The remainder of the telephone’s connectivity chops come with Bluetooth 5.0, an built-in FM radio (with headphones integrated in-box) and NFC – for contactless bills and simple pairing with different gadgets – no longer at all times a ensure on such an inexpensive smartphone.

In maximum markets the Android 11-powered Moto G50 is available in one among two SKUs – each with 4GB RAM however both 64GB or 128GB garage SKU (microSD expandable as much as 128GB), and is to be had in Metal Gray and Aqua Inexperienced.

Arrival in the United Kingdom marketplace has tentatively been labelled as “within the coming weeks,” with shops and service companions together with Amazon, Argos, Carphone Warehouse, Tesco, John Lewis, GiffGaff, O2, Vodafone and EE. The telephone is priced at £199.99 – making it one of the inexpensive 5G telephones in the market to this point.