In 2020, Motorola launched several interesting models, including the Moto G9 Power. What exactly is it, we will find out in the following lines. From now on we can say that it works with pure Android 10 and is equipped with a fingerprint scanner on the back panel. To this we need to add Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, 3.5 mm audio port. Like other models on the market, in whose name the Power add-on is present, it boasts a large battery. By reviewing its features, you will get an idea of a classic example of a mid-range smartphone. An excellent choice for unpretentious users who want a modern device at an affordable price.
Before reading the full review, you can familiarize yourself with the detailed Motorola Moto G9 Power specs or watch the video below the article.
- Release date: 2020, November 05
- Colors: Electric Violet, Metallic Sage
- Dimensions: 172.1 x 76.8 x 9.7 mm.
- Weight: 221 g.
- Screen: 6.8" inc, 720 x 1640, IPS LCD
- Camera : Triple, 64MP
- Chipset: Qualcomm SM6115 Snapdragon 662 (11 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (4x2.0 GHz Kryo 260 Gold & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 260 Silver)
- Memory: 128GB 4GB RAM
- Battery: 6000, Li-Po, non-removable
- Network: GSM / HSPA / LTE
- Operating system: Android 10
- Sensors: Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity
The body of the Moto G9 Power is made of aluminum alloy and is protected with a water-repellent coating. Leaves a pleasant impression on touch. Its dimensions immediately suggest that you will be comfortable working with it - 172 x 77 x 9.7 mm. It weighs 221 grams. The rounded edges of the case contribute to the comfortable work with it, and its attractive appearance can be explained by the choice of the two colors in which it is available - purple and silver.
The fast-running fingerprint scanner is conveniently located on the back of the device. It only takes a few days to work with the Moto G9 Power to get used to its location and unlock the device without thinking. You can rely on the scanner to keep your personal information away from prying eyes.
Moto G9 Power is a mid-range smartphone, similar to the Moto G 5G model. It offers a satisfactorily large 6.8-inch LCD display with HD+ resolution. The pixel density per inch is 263. In the upper left corner we see its front camera. Compared to the front panel of the device, the screen occupies 83.1% of its area. This indicator is standard for 2020 models.
Yes, it's not one of the highest quality displays on the market today, but it's big enough to have fun, no matter what content you're viewing.
For smooth and fast operation of Moto G9 Power is based on Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 processor (4 x Kryo 260 (Cortex-A73) and 4 x Kryo 260 (Cortex-A53)) in combination with 4 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal memory. RAM is at an absolute minimum, given how the smartphone industry has evolved in recent years.
If you need more storage, Motorola has provided the ability to use a microSD memory card. The graphics processor is Adreno 610, and the operating system is Android 10 with Motorola My UX company interface.
Do you like to take pictures and shoot videos? The rear panel of the Moto G9 Power has a triple camera, which consists of a 64-megapixel main module Quad Pixel with an aperture of f/1.79, a 2-megapixel macro module with an aperture of f/2.4 and a 2-megapixel sensor, which is charged with the task of creates a bokeh effect. The front camera is equipped with a 16 MP sensor.
As for the quality, the photos and videos that you will take with the Moto G9 Power are completely in line with the money you will invest in it. They will not shine with excellent detail, natural colors and exciting effects, but will be worthy of sharing on social networks. Take advantage of the different modes in your phone to create even better results.
The selfie camera of Moto G9 Power will surprise you with pleasant shots. In daylight, the purity of the images and the expressiveness deserve a standing ovation.
A feature of the Moto G9 Power smartphone is the large Li-Po battery, which has a capacity of 6000 mAh and is non-removable. The device supports fast charging technology with a power of 20 watts via USB Type-C port, which will definitely be considered a serious advantage. The manufacturer claims that this smartphone can last 2-3 days of active work before recharging. For heavier work, of course, you will need to use the charger earlier.
When it comes to mid-range phones, Motorola seems to be in its own waters. She confidently creates model after model, and each of them has its attractive sides. For Moto G9 Power, these are the quality and large display, the excellent autonomy and the productivity, which makes you happy with smoothness and responsiveness when interacting with various applications.
- Excellent battery life
- Decent quality daylight photos
- Clean software
- Mediocre screen
- Standard design
Motorola Moto G9 Power video review
Disclaimer: The information presented in this article is based on our team's personal experience with the Motorola Moto G9 Power and third-party sources. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should keep in mind that this is a subjective assessment. The writing of this article was not paid for or sponsored by Motorola.