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Motorola has at all times had a knack for making nice price range gadgets. These days, the corporate has a slightly full and fleshed-out portfolio, together with extra premium fashions from the Edge sequence and even its foldable type issue provides within the Razr line. Nonetheless, there’s something in regards to the Moto G line that is still the bread and butter of the legendary firm.
Right this moment, we’ve the Moto G84 in for overview. It’s technically the “highest finish” supply throughout the price range G household, and price range does stay the principle focus right here, with an MSRP of INR19,999 ($245/222) in India and 299 on European markets. The Moto G84 has a classical look throughout, however one barely spiced up by the inclusion of Pantone colour choices – Viva Magenta and Marshmallow Blue. Each of those variants include a pretend leather-based again panel and a vibrant colour. The cellphone can be had with a plastic again within the extra conservative Midnight Blue colour whereas nonetheless providing a color-matched digital camera island and center body.
Motorola Moto G84 specs at a look:
- Physique: 160.0×74.4×7.6mm, 166g; Glass entrance, plastic body, plastic again or eco-leather again; IP54, mud and splash resistant.
- Show: 6.50″ P-OLED, 1B colours, 120Hz, 1300 nits (peak), 1080x2400px decision, 20:9 facet ratio, 405ppi.
- Chipset: Qualcomm SM6375 Snapdragon 695 5G (6 nm): Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz Kryo 660 Gold & 6×1.7 GHz Kryo 660 Silver); Adreno 619.
- Reminiscence: 256GB 12GB RAM; UFS 2.2; microSDXC (makes use of shared SIM slot).
- OS/Software program: Android 13.
- Rear digital camera: Large (major): 50 MP, f/1.9, 1/1.5″, 1.0m, PDAF, OIS; Extremely huge angle: 8 MP, f/2.2, 120-degree, 1/4.0″, 1.12m, AF.
- Entrance digital camera: 16 MP, f/2.5, (huge), 1.0m.
- Video seize: Rear digital camera: 1080p@30/60fps; Entrance digital camera: 1080p@30fps.
- Battery: 5000mAh; 30W wired.
- Connectivity: 5G; Hybrid Twin SIM; Wi-Fi 6; BT 5.1; NFC; FM radio (market/area dependent); 3.5mm jack.
- Misc: Fingerprint reader (underneath show, optical); stereo audio system.
In addition to wanting nice, the Moto G84 additionally packs some fascinating specs for its price range price ticket. The 6.55″ 10-bit OLED show with a 120 Hz refresh price and 240 Hz contact sampling price stands out. Motorola guarantees 1,300 nits of most brightness on the actual panel. Different highlights embrace a stereo speaker setup full with Dolby Atmos assist, Moto Spatial Sound assist, and a 3.5mm audio jack. The G84 additionally comes with two Nano-SIM slots, one in all which additionally doubles as a microSD enlargement slot.
Although solely consisting of two modules, the rear digital camera system on the cellphone seems to be spectacular on paper with a 50MP, OIS-enabled major snapper and an 8MP ultrawide, full with autofocus with a view to double as a macro digital camera. The Moto G84 additionally has a pretty big 5,000 mAh battery regardless of its fairly gentle 166.8 g physique.
Sadly, Motorola needed to minimize corners someplace and determined to stint on the chipset. The Snapdragon 695 was by no means a very good chip, even again in 2021 when it was introduced. It’s not notably highly effective, however that is arguably not its greatest crutch, which is its ISP, which is restricted to 1080p video seize. A really unlucky actuality to cope with in 2023.
Nonetheless, if you happen to do not care about any of that, the G84 has loads of different redeeming qualities and appears fairly likable, at the least on the floor.
Earlier than we delve any deeper, let’s have a look at what kind of retail field the Moto G84 ships with. The packaging right here is plastic-free, which we very a lot respect. In addition to that, the two-piece field is nothing particular and is generally rocking a “pure” cardboard colour, which isn’t intrinsically a foul factor. The field is difficult and durable. It is undoubtedly adequate to guard the cellphone throughout delivery. There may be additionally a really respectable, even when cardboard, inside cradle to carry the cellphone itself in place.
Motorola is kind of beneficiant in terms of the accent package deal. The Moto G84 comes with a 33W Moto “Turbo Energy” charger within the field and an accompanying USB Kind-A to Kind-C cable. It’s a customary USB cable with none further pins, which is nice to see. Motorola additionally included a pleasant clear TPU cowl in our retail field. That, nonetheless, would possibly solely be the case in some markets. It’s best to verify along with your native retailer.