Motorola has launched its latest flagship 5G smartphone Moto G100 in the Global MArket, as they promised. It is the rebranded version of Motorola Edge S that was launched in China early this year. It has a 6.7-inch Full HD+ LCD screen with a 90Hz refresh rate, a 21:9 aspect ratio, and supports HDR10. It runs on the latest Snapdragon 870 processor with 5G SA/NSA support with Snapdragon X55 Modem, up to 8GB of LPDDR5 RAM, 256GB UFS 3.1 storage and works on the latest Android 11 out of the box.
Coming to the cameras, it has a triple rear camera setup where a 64-megapixel primary camera along with 16-megapixel 121° ultra-wide-angle camera that is also capable of capturing 2.8cm macro images, a 2-megapixel depth sensor, and lasts a ToF sensor. On the front side has a dual punch-hole camera where a 16-megapixel main camera along with 8-megapixel 100° ultra-wide cameras with a feature that can take a selfie for 15 seconds to measure the heart rate.
The Motorola Moto G100 features a side-mounted fingerprint scanner that is embedded into the power button and is powered by a 5000mAh battery that supports 20W turbo-charging in the box, and it comes in Iridescent Ocean and Iridescent Sky colors.
Motorola Moto G100 Specifications -
|Display||6.7-inch (2520× 1080 pixels) Full HD+ LCD screen with 21:9 aspect ratio, 90Hz refresh rate, 560 nits brightness, HDR10, DCI-P3 Color Gamut|
|Processor||Octa-Core (1 x 3.2GHz + 3 x 2.42GHz + 4 x 1.8GHz Hexa) Snapdragon 870 7nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 650 GPU|
|RAM/Storage||8GB LPPDDR5 RAM with 128GB (UFS 3.1) storage / 12GB LPPDDR5 RAM, 256GB (UFS 3.1) storage, expandable memory up to 1TB with MicroSD|
|SIM||Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / microSD)|
|Rear Cameras||64MP Quad Pixel rear camera with f/1.7 aperture, PDAF, LED flash, 16MP 117° ultra-wide-angle lens with PDAF, 2.8cm macro, f/2.2 aperture, 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture, TOF advanced Laser Autofocus, audio zoom, Ring flash|
|Front Camera||16MP Quad Pixel front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture, 8MP 118° ultra-wide camera with f/2.4 aperture|
|Features||Side-mounted fingerprint sensor, 3.5mm audio jack, Splash resistant (IP52), Google Assistant button|
|Dimensions||168.38 × 73.97 × 9.63 mm|
|Connectivity||5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 ax, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS (L1 + L5), NFC, USB Type-C|
|Battery/Charger||5000mAh (Typical) battery with 20W turbo-charging|
Pricing and Availablity -
The price of the Motorola Moto G100 is set at €499.99 (US$ 588 / Rs. 42,770 approx.) / £449.99 (US$ 618 / Rs. 44,920 approx.) and will be available in Europe, UK, and Latin America. The phone includes the Ready For dock and a connector cable.
Ready For Dock -
The company also introduced its first Ready For dock, which holds the smartphone in portrait or landscape mode, flexible hinge design, and an integrated fan to keep it cool while keeping your workspace free from clutter.
The company plans to add additional flexibility to the platform by allowing wireless accessibility from a PC soon. It is also working on new Ready For experiences to the Lenovo ThinkReality A3 AR smart glasses that would allow for extended Ready For mobile desktop, video, gaming, and entertainment experiences in augmented reality when connecting the moto g100 to monitors, keyboards, and Lenovo’s AR glasses. The Ready For dock will work only with moto g100 and Motorola edge+.