Motorola Moto G 4G Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Discover all the technical specs of the Motorola Moto G 4G - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
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Motorola Moto G 4G is a 2014 smartphone. It measures 129.9 x 65.9 x 11.6 mm and weighs 143 g. It has a IPS LCD display measuring 4.5" inches. The resolution is 720 x 1280 and 329 ppi pixel density.

There is Single front camera with 1.3 MP. The main camera is Single with 5 MP.

It runs on Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 CPU with 8 GB, 1 GB RAM memory. The battery is 2070 mAh.

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Motorola Moto G 4G specs

General specs

Brand and model

Motorola Moto G 4G

Release date

2014, May


129.9 x 65.9 x 11.6 mm (5.11 x 2.59 x 0.46 in)


143 g (5.04 oz)


White, Black, Moto G Ferrari Edition


2070 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion

Approximate price160 EUR





capacitive touchscreen

Display colors


Screen size

4.5" inc

Screen area

54.8 cm2

Screen format

16:9 (height:width)

Screen to body ratio


Screen resolution

720 x 1280 px

PPI /points per inch/

329 PPI

Screen protection

Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main

5 MP, Single

Camera specs

-5 MP, AF, f/2.4


LED flash, HDR, panorama

Video 720p@30fps, stereo sound rec., HDR
Front camera, selfie

1.3 MP, Single


1.3 MP


Operating system OS

Android 4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to 5.1.1 (Lollipop)


- Qualcomm MSM8926 Snapdragon 400 (28 nm)

Processor CPU

- Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7

Graphics processor GPU

- Adreno 305

External memory

microSD, up to 32 GB (dedicated slot)

Internal memory

8 GB, 1 GB RAM

Antutu 7 score 16926 (Rank 1629 of 2087)
GeekBench 5 Single Core 65 (Rank 1558 of 1567)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core 125 (Rank 1561 of 1562)

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Micro-SIM
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps, LTE
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
USB microUSB 2.0, USB Host
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, LE, aptX

Music and Audio

Radio FM radio
Headphone jack Yes
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Other features

- Sensors - Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
- Also known as Motorola Moto G LTE Available as Moto G Ferrari Edition with Kevlar back panel (~$390)
Disclaimer: The information provided here is based on publicly available information and official specifications from Motorola. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should be aware that specifications are subject to change and updates from Motorola may not be reflected.

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Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor is a technology expert and journalist based in the UK. With a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham, he provides insightful analysis and expert reviews of the latest smartphones and technology. His technical expertise, passion for technology and years of experience make him a trusted source in the industry.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Motorola Moto G 4G was around 160 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2014, May.
The weight of the Motorola Moto G 4G is 143 g.
The screen size of the Motorola Moto G 4G is 4.5" inches.
The size of the Motorola Moto G 4G is 129.9 x 65.9 x 11.6 mm (HxWxD).

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