Motorola also drops its ace, expanding its mid-range G series list with the Moto G82 5G model capable of boasting one of the best (AMOLED) displays in the category.
A little surprisingly, although there has been talk of this mid-range for some time, the new mid-range of the Motorola / Lenovo G series was finally unveiled, more or less in the same hours as the announcements of Realme, which, with the name of Moto G82 5G (349.90 euros) greatly raises the qualitative bar of this series of smartphones.
Written in the colors White Lily and Meteorite Gray, the Moto G82 5G (160.89 x 7.99 x 74.46 mm for 173 grams) has an IP52 water-repellent frame, with squarer shapes than those of the Moto Edge 30 which it also resembles. : mid-range, like last month’s model (Moto G52), the newcomer shows a 6.6-inch FullHD + display, of the AMOLED type, with 10-bit color depth to display 1 billion colors, 402 PPI, 120 Hz of refresh rate, 91.32% screen-to-body, Night Light mode to not strain the eyes.
The hole in the top center, in the small circle that pierces the screen, is the ideal location for the 16 megapixel self-camera (1 micrometer pixel, f / 2.2): the “barrel” on the back on the left circumscribes the triple camera, with a 50 megapixel main camera (quad-pixel, 0.64 micrometer pixel, f / 1.8, optical stabilization), an ultra-wide angle 2-in-1 (118 °) and 8 megapixel depth camera (f / 2.2, 1.12 pixel micrometers, fixed focus) and one for macros (Macro Vision, f / 2.4, 78 ° wide angle, 1.75 micrometer pixel).
Still on the photographic level, the Moto G82 5G integrates the Dual Capture function, to shoot together from the self-camera and the post-camera on the back. Via the 3.5 mm mini-jack you benefit from FM radio, while the stereo speakers support Dolby Atmos.
Also compared to last month’s model, performance improves, in the Moto G82 5G entrusted to the octacore Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 processor assisted by 6 GB of RAM (LPDDR4x) and 128 GB of storage (UFS, expandable by 1 TB max via microSD). Securely protected by a fingerprint scanner placed on the side of the power button, and by the ThinkShield for Mobile suite, the new smartphone includes 4 and 5G connectivity, Dual SIM, Wi-Fi ac / 5, NFC, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS (Galileo, Glonass), with the Type-C microUSB that charges the 5,000 mAh battery via TurboPower from 30W. For the operating system, the choice fell on Android 12 under the My UX interface.