Smartphone brand Motorola Wednesday launched the Moto G8 Power Lite at a price of Rs 8,999, the latest addition to Motorola’s affordable G-series smartphone family. The brand is promising that with the new Motorola Moto phone, customers will get “long-lasting battery, ultra-responsive performance, and an ultra-wide Max Vision display.” The smartphone runs on stock Android 9 and is backed by a 5000mAh battery, which is claimed to deliver 2-days of battery life on a single charge.
The G8 Power Lite comes with an immersive Ultra-wide Max Vision 6.5-inch HD+ display having an aspect ratio of 20:9 and is powered by a 2.3GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio processor coupled with 4G DDR3 RAM, promising responsive and fast performance.
The Moto G8 Power Lite is priced at ₹8,999 and will start selling from 29 May and will be available via Flipkart. The device will be available in two color options, namely royal blue, arctic blue. The phone will be sitting in the budget segment and will go against the like of Redmi 8A Dual, Realme 5, Vivo U10.
The device features a 6.5-inch IPS LCD Max Vision panel with a 20:9 aspect ratio. There is a waterdrop-style notched display, which operates at HD+ resolution. At the back of the phone are three cameras, which are assisted by an LED flash. The Motorola Moto G8 Power Lite weighs nearly about 200 grams. It is powered by MediaTek’s Helio P35 chipset. The company is offering the new phone with 4GB RAM + 64GB storage option.
The phone additionally has a water-repellent design that protects it against moderate exposure to water such as accidental spills, splashes, or light rain.
There is also an option to expand the internal storage using a dedicated microSD card slot. As far as cameras are concerned, the back camera setup includes 16-megapixel primary shooter with f/2.0 aperture. The setup also includes a 2-megapixel macro lens with f/2.4 aperture and a 2-megapixel depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. It supports dual camera bokeh, face beauty, HDR, Google Lens, and more.
For selfies and videos, there is an 8-megapixel camera. Both the front and rear camera sensors offer support for 30fps 1080p video recording. The Moto G8 Power Lite ships with a 5,000mAh battery with support for 10W charging. It runs Android 9 Pie OS. Connectivity options include dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, a micro USB port, and a 3.5mm audio jack. One will also find a fingerprint reader at the rear panel of the device.