Moto G9 Play leaked specifications reveal incremental specs upgrade

Motorola’s Moto G8 Play successor is said to come with better RAM and a new Qualcomm processor. Here’s what the latest leak has to reveal. 

| Updated on: Aug 20 2022, 22:01 IST
Moto G9 Play is coming soon
Moto G9 Play is coming soon (Motorola)
Moto G9 Play is coming soon
Moto G9 Play is coming soon (Motorola)

Motorola is working on a new smartphone under its Moto G lineup. Dubbed as Moto G9 Play, key specifications of the smartphone have leaked online.

Spotted on Geekbench, Motorola's upcoming Moto G9 Play will sport a 6.2-inch display. The phone will run on a Qualcomm processor clocked at 1.8GHz. The processor is likely to be from Qualcomm's Snapdragon 600-series. The phone is said to have 4GB of RAM.

According to the benchmark listing, Motorola G9 Play will run on Android 10 out-of-the-box. The phone scored 313 points on single-core test and 1370 on the multi-core test.

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Based on the leaked specs so far, Moto G9 Play appears to be an incremental upgrade over the Moto G8 Play.

Launched in October last year, Moto G8 Play features a 6.2-inch display with HD+ resolution. The phone runs on an octa-core MediaTek Helio P70 processor coupled with 2GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage. A 4,000mAh battery powers the phone. It also supports 10W charging.

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The phone has three cameras including a 13-megapixel, 2-megapixel and 2-megapixel sensors. It has an 8-megapixel selfie camera. Other key features of the phone include splash-resistant coating, fingerprint sensor, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.

That said, Motorola recently launched Moto G8 Power Lite in India. Powered by a 5,000mAh battery, Moto G8 Power Lite has a 6.5-inch HD+ display, MediaTek Helio P35 octa-core processor, and 10W charging. It has a triple rear camera setup featuring 16-megapixel primary sensor, 2-megapixel macro lens and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. Moto G8 Power Lite is available in India for 8,999.

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First Published Date: 19 Jul, 08:38 IST
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