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Motorola Moto G50

Specifications

Motorola Moto G50
Motorola Moto G50
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 480 5G 8 x 1.8 - 2 GHz, Cortex-A76 / 55
Graphics adapter
Memory
4096 MB 
Display
6.50 inch 20:9, 1600 x 720 pixel 270 PPI, capacitive touchscreen, IPS, glossy: yes, 90 Hz
Storage
64 GB UFS 2.1 Flash, 64 GB 
, 52 GB free
Connections
1 USB 2.0, USB-C Power Delivery (PD), Audio Connections: 3.5 mm audio jack, Card Reader: microSD up to 1 TB, shared, 1 Fingerprint Reader, NFC, Brightness Sensor, Sensors: acceleration sensor, gyroscope, proximity sensor
Networking
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 5.0, 2G,3G,4G(B1/​B2/​B3/​B4/​B5/​B7/​B8/​B12/​B13/​B17/​B18/​B19/​B20/​B26/​B28/​B32/​B38/​B40/​B41/​B42/​B43/​B66),5G(n1/​n3/​n5/​n7/​n8/​n20/​n28/​n38/​n40/​n41/​n77/​n78), Dual SIM, LTE, 5G, GPS
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 9 x 164.9 x 74.9 ( = 0.35 x 6.49 x 2.95 in)
Battery
5000 mAh Lithium-Polymer, 15-watt charging
Charging
fast charging / Quickcharge
Operating System
Android 11
Camera
Primary Camera: 48 MPix f/​1.7, phase-comparison AF, LED flash, videos @1080p/​60fps (camera 1); 5.0 MP, f/​2.4, macro lens (camera 2); 2.0 MP, f/​2.4, depth of field (camera 3)
Secondary Camera: 13 MPix f/2.2, 1/3.1", 1.12 µm, videos @1080p/​60fps
Additional features
Speakers: mono speaker, Keyboard: virtual keyboard, silicone bumper case, headset, charger (10-watt), USB cable, SIM tool, 24 Months Warranty, FM radio, IP52-certified, notification LED; SAR: 0.99 W/kg (head), 1.49 W/kg (body), fanless
Weight
192 g ( = 6.77 oz / 0.42 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
Price
249 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 73.25% - average
Average of 13 scores (from 14 reviews)
price: 69%, performance: 59%, features: 60%, display: 68% mobility: 87%, workmanship: 72%, ergonomy: 76%, emissions: 94%

Reviews for the Motorola Moto G50

79.2% Motorola Moto G50 smartphone review: 5G mid-range phone with 90 Hz display | Notebookcheck
The Motorola Moto G50 is a mid-range device that costs around 250 Euros (~$295) and features a 90 Hz display and 5G support. That sounds like a good configuration for the Moto phone, but there are also weaknesses. We'll look at them in more detail in our review.
70% Motorola Moto G50 Review
Source: Trusted Reviews English
Not bothered about that extra layer of tech skimmed off to accomodate 5G? You’ll probably like the Motorola Moto G50 a lot. It performs reasonably well day-to-day and the battery life is excellent. Like the best Moto G phones it nails the basics and comes with no day-ruining problems.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/16/2021
Rating: Total score: 70%
70% Moto G50 review
Source: Techradar English
Theoretically the superior version of the Moto G30 if you were to listen to product names, the Moto G50 is another one of Motorola's cheap Android 11 phones for 2021, coming in at £199.99 (around $275 / AU$360). As a 5G phone it's one of the cheapest ways to jump on the 5G bandwagon, but elsewhere its feature set is a little more unassuming. While everything about the Moto G50 is just fine - from its 90Hz screen to its Snapdragon 480 chipset and trio of main cameras - nothing actually stands out as much as we'd like it to. At this price, that's less of an issue than you might think given the Moto G50 is solidly dependable in every way. Just don't expect to be wowed at any point. This is the phone to buy when you're on a budget and you don't mind not having a phone to show off to others.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/03/2021
Rating: Total score: 70%
75% Motorola Moto G50 review: 5G for the masses
Source: Phone Arena English
The Motorola family just keeps growing and growing. I’ve completely lost track of all the models that are currently on the market, and the naming scheme doesn’t help either. The Moto G50 is one of the latest additions to the family and it’s a small brother rather than a distant cousin. The big star of the show is the Moto G100, of course, but there are three other models in the latest batch (at least for now) - the Moto G10, Moto G30, and the subject of today’s review - the Moto G50. (A quick search confirmed my suspicions - there is a G20 model too, along with a G40 fusion… Oh, well - case in point.)
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/03/2021
Rating: Total score: 75%
100% Motorola Moto G50 review: Pick of the budget Moto Gs
Source: Expert Reviews English
Slight camera disappointments aside, there’s a whole lot to recommend about the Moto G50. It looks great, has a decent screen, includes 5G support, has an incredible battery life and is only a hair behind the Poco X3 NFC in terms of performance for £200. Factor in the nice, clean installation of Android and it’s clear Motorola is on to a winner here. I’d still probably buy the Poco X3 NFC if £200 was my absolute budget thanks to improved performance and a Full HD 120Hz screen, even though it lacks 5G. And if photography is your thing then I’d probably suggest trying to find last year’s Moto G9 Plus instead, which offers better shots and similar performance for the same price.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/27/2021
Rating: Total score: 100%
Motorola Moto G50 review
Source: Stuff TV English
Close competitors like the Redmi Note 9T cost more and force you to use quirky custom versions of Android. For anyone content with 4G speeds, though, there are plenty of options that outmuscle the Moto for similar cash.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/24/2021

Foreign Reviews

71% Motorola Moto G50, análisis y opinión
Source: Computerhoy Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/04/2021
Rating: Total score: 71% features: 60% display: 60% mobility: 80% workmanship: 70%
73% Motorola G50 Recensione: 5G E Batteria Da 5000 Mah A Meno Di 300 Euro
Source: Everyeye.it Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/03/2021
Rating: Total score: 73%
75% Recensione Motorola Moto G50 5G
Source: Andrea Galeazzi Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/07/2021
Rating: Total score: 75% price: 72% performance: 69% mobility: 89% workmanship: 72%
73% Recensione Motorola Moto G50: quanto costa spendere poco per il 5G? (foto e video)
Source: AndroidWorld.it Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/07/2021
Rating: Total score: 73% price: 65% features: 75% display: 70% mobility: 85% workmanship: 75% ergonomy: 75%
68% [Recenzja] Motorola Moto G50 – 5G po taniości
Source: Android.com.pl Turkish PL→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/08/2021
Rating: Total score: 68% performance: 60% display: 60% mobility: 90% workmanship: 60%
50% Test Motorola Moto G50
Source: Lyd og Billede DA→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/04/2021
Rating: Total score: 50%
68% Test: Motorola Moto G50 – Om 5G är det enda som räknas
Source: Mobil.se SV→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/09/2021
Rating: Total score: 68%
80% Moto G50: 5g och snabb skärm till vrakpris
Source: M3 PC för alla SV→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/23/2021
Rating: Total score: 80%
Moto G50 review: telefon ieftin cu 5G
Source: Computerblog.ro →EN
Positive: Long battery life; decent processor; support 5G; great cameras. Negative: High price; poor display.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/22/2021

Comment

Qualcomm Adreno 619: Integrated (in the Snapdragon 750G) graphics card based on the Adreno 600 architecture. The performance is a lot better than the old Adreno 612.

Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


SD 480: Lower mainstream octa-core with two big ARM Cortex-A76 cores at up to 2 GHz and six small ARM Cortex-A55 SoC cores clocked at up to 1.8 GHz. Furthermore, integrates and the Adreno 619 GPU, a LPDDR4x-2133 memory controller as well as an X51 5G modem.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


6.50":

Only a few smartphones have larger screens.
Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


0.192 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.


Motorola: The original company Motorola Inc was split in 2011. Motorola Mobility got the smartphone range and was taken over by Google in 2012 and by Lenovo in 2014. The Motorola smartphone brand continues for the time being. There are still a lot of reviews on Motorola Mobiles with average ratings.


73.25%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.


» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

 

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Stefan Hinum (Update: 2021-06-18)