Motorola Moto G9 Play Review

Score: 76.7 / 100

Motorola Moto G9 Play is a brilliantly made Android device released in 2020, equipped with an extremely powerful Octa-Core processor speeding at 2 GHz, a big size 6.5-inches screen, and 2 cameras, a 48 megapixels back-facing camera and an 8 MP front facing camera.

This cellphone ships with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SM6115 chip, packing an exceptional 2000 megahertz Octa-Core CPU with a large 4 GB RAM memory. A good point of this cellphone is the 64 GB inmense internal storage and a slot for an SD memory card, allowing the user to store hundreds of applications and even the largest games currently available without even thinking about how much memory is left.

This cellphone is extremely thin, with a thickness of just 0.36". This cellphone is quite a compact device, taking into account that it presents a 6.5" display and it has just 6.5 inches long. This cellphone body design is a mix of Plastic and Plastic . Motorola sells this phone in forest green and sapphire blue. It seems like Motorola didn't care so much about the weight in this 7.05 ounces phone.

Motorola packed this phone with a interesting 6.5 inches display, and a 720 x 1600 resolution, which makes everything look very good.

The Motorola Moto G9 Play features two cameras, a 48 megapixels back-facing camera and an 8 megapixels front-facing camera. Its back-facing camera has an aperture of 1.7 so it can take beautiful photos even in dark conditions. It is also able to capture videos in 1920x1080 (Full HD) at 60 frames per second. Additionally, the camera includes time lapse video.

This phone has a 5000 mAh big non-replaceable battery that can keep it running for several hours without having to charge it at all. An issue to take into account is that the 's battery is not removable so you can't buy a new battery when it begins losing capacity, while with such a big battery you will probably discard this device before it happens.

The counts with wi-fi connectivity (which can be provided to other devices around, acting as a router or modem), 4G LTE-A super quick connection type and also HSPA+ internet connection (which is a bit slower 4G type) and the fastest 3G connectivity, over HSDPA and HSUPA technologies. This phone works with a Nano SIM card to connect to GSM networks.

This device also features a great numbre of great characteristics like Biometric fingerprint, Facial recognition biometrics, NFC (Near Field Communication), Bluetooth (5.0 ) and GPS, and lots of sensors like Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer and Gyroscope.

The is definitely a good choice for you no matter if you are looking for a work phone, are looking for a gamer cellphone, want this cellphone to take tons of pictures or want it mostly for social networks and internet browsing. This phone includes SIM tool , Headset (for selected countries), protective cover, guides, USB cable and charger.

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Device Type:Phone
Operating System (OS):Android 10
Also Known As:Motorola Moto G9 in India
Dimensions:6.50 x 2.98 x 0.36 inchesMetric16.51 x 7.57 x 0.91 cmImperial
Weight:7.05 ouncesMetric199.86 gImperial
Colors:Forest green and Sapphire blue
Materials:Plastic and Plastic
Accessories:Headset (for selected countries), SIM tool , USB cable, charger, guides, protective cover
Release date:2020-08-28


Screen Type:IPS LCD
Size:6.5 inchesMetric16.5 cmImperial
Resolution:1600 x 720 pixels
Pixel density:270 pixels per inchMetric106.3 pixels per cmImperial
Touch screen:No


Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SM6115
Processor:Kryo 260, 64-bit, 11 nm (Octa-Core 2000 MHz)
RAM Memory:4 GB
Graphics Processor:Adreno 610
Internal Memory:64 GB
SD Card Slot:microSDXC (up to 512 GB)


Capacity:5000 mAh


Back camera:48 megapixels
    Sensor size:0.59 inches (1/1.7")
Front camera:8 megapixels
Max video resolution:1920 x 1080 (60 fps) (Full HD)
Camera features:Time Lapse Video


    Mobile Hotspot:Yes
SIM Card Type:Nano SIM
Technologies:LTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA and HSUPA

Other Features

Bluetooth:Version 5.0
NFC (Near Field Communication):Yes
Fingerprint ID:Yes
Face Unlock:Yes
Sensors:Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor