Motorola Moto G9 Play review: worth buying?

Created date: 08/23/2020, 06:28:07, Updated date: 08/23/2020, 07:17:04

An examination of the advantages and disadvantages of the specs and capabilities of the Motorola Moto G9 Play. How highly does it rate in terms of accessibility and performance in comparison with other smartphone? We reviewed the Motorola Moto G9 Play to see if it was a good buy.

Features, Performance, and Reviews for the Motorola Moto G9 Play

The camera function of Motorola Moto G9 Play

The Motorola Moto G9 Play has an ultrahigh performance 48 MP main camera. This allows you to make high-quality photos and will rarely leave you wanting with regard to camera performance. This will make using your camera fun.

The Motorola Moto G9 Play comes with a 8 MP pixel camera, which is a standard level. It's perfectly fine for selfies, but may be not as satisfying if you wish to take photos of large numbers of people, or make printouts.

Motorola Moto G9 Play's size

The Motorola Moto G9 Play is 3.0 inches (75.7 mm) wide, 6.5 inches (165.2 mm) tall, and 0.4 inches (9.2 mm) thick. I can just barely use it with one hand, so it may feel big to some people. In the case of the Motorola Moto G9 Play, it weighs about 200 oz (200 g). It feels a little heavy when held with one hand. It may tire your hand out if you operate it for too long a time.

In giving an overall rating to the Motorola Moto G9 Play, while it may be slightly difficult to hold, it shouldn't be much of a problem when considering its general strengths and weaknesses.

Motorola Moto G9 Play's screen

The Motorola Moto G9 Play has a 6.5 inch screen. The smartphone has a large, impressive screen, which allows you to enjoy photos and videos to the fullest. It is also very good for writing business documents and doing other work.

The resolution of the Motorola Moto G9 Play's screen is pretty much standard. It shouldn't be a problem for normal use, but it might prove to be a bit dissatisfying for those who wish to better enjoy their photos, videos, or games.

The CPU performance of Motorola Moto G9 Play

The Motorola Moto G9 Play has an extremely high processing power of 2.0GHz×8(OctaCore), so it can smoothly run any app out there with ease. Its performance ranks among the top-class of all smartphones released to date. It's well suited to running even the most demanding of 3D games with ease.

The Motorola Moto G9 Play has 4GB of RAM, so it has plenty of space. In rare cases this amount of RAM might not be sufficient, but there shouldn't be too much stress on the machine with this amount.

The Motorola Moto G9 Play has the overall operating speed of a high-end smartphone, so it will hardly ever cause you trouble. But you might need to be careful when using heavy apps like 3D games a lot.

Motorola Moto G9 Play's storage capacity

The Motorola Moto G9 Play has 64GB of data storage, which is plenty for taking photos, but for people who frequently shoot videos or have lots of games installed, this may not feel like enough space.

Since the Motorola Moto G9 Play is compatible with SD cards, you'll be able to easily expand your storage capacity; you won't need to worry about how much internal space it has.

Overall assessment of Motorola Moto G9 Play

The Motorola Moto G9 Play is a high-performance smartphone. You're not likely to experience any inconvenience in general use.

The merits and demerits of Motorola Moto G9 Play

The merits of Motorola Moto G9 Play

  • With the large display you can comfortably use it to watch videos and play games.
  • It has a high performance CPU, meaning that even 3D games run smoothly.
  • The extremely high-spec rear camera makes the phone great for taking photogenic and scenic shots.

The demerits of Motorola Moto G9 Play

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Specifications of Motorola Moto G9 Play

Motorola Moto G9 Play
ImageMotorola Moto G9 Play
MakerMotorola
Release date8/24, 2020
ColorForest Green/Sapphire Blue/Spring Pink
OSAndroid
Dimensions (width x height x thickness)3.0 inches (75.7 mm) x 6.5 inches (165.2 mm) x 0.4 inches (9.2 mm)
Weight200 oz (200 g)
Display size6.5 inch
Display typeIPS LCD
Screen resolution (width x height)720 x 1600
Pixel density269 ppi
ChipsetQualcomm SM6115 Snapdragon 662
CPU specs2.0GHz×8(OctaCore)
RAM size4GB
Storage size64GB
Rear-camera resolution48 MP
Front-camera resolution8 MP

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