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Motorola Moto G 5G (2022)
Motorola Moto G 5G (2022)
Motorola Moto G 5G (2022)
Motorola Moto G 5G (2022)
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5/10
Informr score
The Motorola Moto G 5G (2022) currently has an Informr score of 5 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 4 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.


Android
Operating system
Operating system
Android
2.2 GHz
Processor
Processor
2.2 GHz
6.5"
Screen Size
Screen Size
6.5"
50+ MP, f/1.8
Camera
Camera
50+ MP, f/1.8
5000 mAh
Battery


What the Critics Are Saying...


Android Authority
Android Authority

The Moto G 5G (2022) is the quintessential Moto G experience, for better and, mostly, for worse. It offers a long-lasting battery and ample storage for a budget phone, but for whatever steps it takes forward, it stumbles further backward somewhere else. With so many great phones at the same price, y...

- Ryan Haines, Android Authority
Tom's Guide
Tom's Guide

The Moto G 5G (2022) is overpriced and disappointing. From the sluggish performance to weak cameras, this Moto is far from worth the $399 asking price. In a world where we have stronger budget phones such as the Nord N20 5G, the Moto G 5G (2022) isn’t worth your money.

- Jordan Palmer, Tom's Guide
The Verge
The Verge

The Motorola Moto G 5G is in a tough spot. There’s not enough to warrant a recommendation above less expensive budget phones, and paying a bit more will get you a much better phone. Performance is good for the budget class, especially the 6GB / 256GB version that will be sold unlocked. (Certain carr...

- Allison Johnson, The Verge
Cnet
Cnet

The Moto G 5G's biggest advantage is its 256GB, which is rare in a $400 phone. Its closest competitors like the $450 Galaxy A53 5G and last year's $449 Pixel 5A with 5G include half of that amount of space -- 128GB. If you are shopping for a phone with a $400 budget ceiling, the Moto G 5G could be a...

- Mike Sorrentino, Cnet


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Common Questions


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Motorola backs up the Moto G 5G (2022) with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.


If your Moto G 5G (2022) has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Motorola support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Motorola's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.



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Screen Size
6.5"

The Motorola Moto G 5G (2022)'s screen size is 6.5 inches with 720 x 1600 pixels resolution.

Processor
2.2 GHz

There is a MediaTek Dimensity 700 Octa-core 2.2 GHz processor (CPU).

OS

The phone runs on the Android operating system (OS).

Camera
50+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 50+ MP, f/1.8 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera useful for video chat and self portraits.

Storage
256 GB

Internal memory is 256 GB. An external, MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 512 GB) expansion slot is available for increased storage capacity.

Battery
5000mAh

The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 5000 mAh battery.

Moto G 5G (2022) Specs

Overview
Release Date May 19, 2022
Regions Available USA
Operating System Android

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Processor MediaTek Dimensity 700 Octa-core 2.2 GHz
Internal Storage 256 GB
RAM 6 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Yes
TTY/TDD Yes
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Unknown
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Cellular
Networks
GPRS, EDGE, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, 5G
Mobile / Cellular Data
5G, 4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Nano-SIM
Dual SIM No
Connectivity
USB USB Type-C
USB OTG Support Yes
GPS Type A-GPS
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.1
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot Yes
Expansion Slot Info MicroSD, MicroSDHC, microSDXC (up to 512 GB)
NFC No
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Camera
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
50+ Megapixels, f/1.8
12.5+ Megapixels, f/1.8
2+ Megapixels, f/2.4, Macro
Zoom
Yes
Flash
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Multi-shot, Panorama, Self-timer
Video Recording Formats
MPEG-4
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
13+ Megapixels, f/2.2
Additional Front Camera Info
No
Video Recording Parameters
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology LCD (IPS)
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels
Pixel Density 269 pixels
Size 6.5 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, 90Hz refresh rate
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 5000 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging No
Fast Charging No
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Plastic
Colors Moonlight Gray
Dimensions [H x W x D] 16.54 x 7.58 x 0.944 cm (6.5 x 3 x 0.4 in)
Weight 204 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Yes
Rugged design No
IP Rating IP 52
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
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