Motorola Moto G9 Play vs Motorola Moto G9 Plus

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Display

Size

6.5 inches
6.8 inches

Resolution

1600 x 720 pixels, 20:9 ratio,
270 PPI
2400 x 1080 pixels, 20:9 ratio,
387 PPI

Technology

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body

81.63 %
84.25 %

Features

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SM6115
Qualcomm Snapdragon 730 SM7150-AA

Processor

Octa-core, 2000 MHz, Kryo 260, 64-bit, 11 nm
Octa-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo 470, 64-bit, 8 nm

GPU

Adreno 610
Adreno 618

RAM

4GB
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

64GB
128GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 512 GB
microSDXC

Device type

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS

Android (10)
Android (10)

Battery

Capacity

5000 mAh
5000 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Battery life test results

 

Charging

Motorola TurboPower
 

Max charge speed

Wired: 15.0W
 

Camera

Rear

Dual camera
Quad camera

Main camera

48 MP (PDAF)
64 MP (PDAF)

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.7; Pixel size: 0.8 μm
Pixel size: 0.8 μm

Second camera

2 MP (Macro)
8 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Pixel size: 1.75 μm
 

Third camera

2 MP (Depth information)
5 MP (Macro)

Specifications

Aperture size: F2.4; Pixel size: 1.75 μm
 

Fourth camera

 
2 MP (Depth information)

Video recording

1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
Yes

Features

Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse
 

Front

8 MP (HDR)
Yes

Design

Dimensions

6.50 x 2.98 x 0.36 inches (165.21 x 75.73 x 9.18 mm)
6.69 x 3.07 x 0.38 inches (169.96 x 78.1 x 9.69 mm)

Weight

7.05 oz (200.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)
7.87 oz (223.0 g)
the average is 6.3 oz (179 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
 

Resistance

Splash
 

Biometrics

2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors

Forest green, Sapphire blue
Blue

Cellular

Data Speed

LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A, HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM

 
Yes

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

VoLTE

 
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB

Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible)

Features

Charging
Charging

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Accelerometer

Other

NFC
 

Buyers information

Price

€ 169
 

In The Box

Headset (for selected countries), protective cover, charger, USB cable, guides, SIM tool
 

Availability

Officially announced

Aug 24, 2020
 

Scheduled release

September 2020
 
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