Motorola Moto G7 Plus
Motorola Moto G7 Plus arrived alongside its three siblings; Moto G7, G7 Play and G7 Power and stands out from the crowd for having the best camera out of them all while still being able to hold its own in other aspects. It has 6.2-inch Full HD+ display, 4GB of RAM, 64GB of storage, Snapdragon 636 SoC and a decent 3,000mAh battery with an impressive 27W fast charging. Let’s find out more.
Motorola Moto G7 Plus Key Specs
・6.2-inch LTPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2270 pixels
・Android 9.0 Pie, 4GB Of RAM
・Octa-core 1.8GHz, Snapdragon 636
・64GB built-in storage
・16MP + 5MP rear camera and 12MP selfie camera
・3,000mAh non-removable battery
Motorola Moto G7 Plus Design And Display
Motorola Moto G7 Plus looks identical to the Moto G7 in terms of both design and display. It sports a 6.2-inch display which is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The display has a screen resolution of 1080 x 2270 pixels, Pixel per inch density of 405 and an aspect ratio of 19:9 with the water drop notch at the top housing the front-facing camera.
The back is also packed with a dual camera setup along with a dual-LED dual tone flash underneath followed by the fingerprint sensor. It weighs 173 grams and measures 8.3mm in thickness. Deep Indigo and Viva Red are the only colour options available for this device.
Motorola Moto G7 Plus Camera Review
The camera of the Motorola Moto G7 Plus is what makes it stand out from its siblings. It comes equipped with a dual camera setup at the rear, comprising of 16MP main shooter with an f/1.7 aperture, PDAF and OIS paired with a secondary 5MP depth sensor camera with an f/2.2 aperture. Features of the rear camera include a dual-LED dual-tone flash, Panorama and HDR. The rear camera is capable of recording 4k videos at 30fps while 1080p videos can be recorded at 30fps, 60fps and even in slow-motion at 120fps with gyro-EIS. The selfie camera, on the other hand, is a 12Mp shooter which has HDR and can also record 4k and 1080p videos at 30fps.
Motorola Moto G7 Plus Hardware and Software
Motorola Moto G7 Plus is the only smartphone out its sibling to sport a Snapdragon 636 SoC; a slightly better chipset with the same octa-core processor clocked at 1.8GHz with Adreno GPU. It also comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of expandable storage. Storage can be expanded further via the MicroSD card on this device, up to 512GB. Just like the rest, it runs the latest Android Operating System; Android 9.0 Pie out of the box.
Battery & Network Connectivity
The 3,000mAh battery on this device comes with a 27W fast charging which also supports Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 4.0 or USB Power Delivery 3.0. It also has 4G LTE, dual-band WiFi, WiFi direct, WiFi hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS, FM radio, and a USB Type-C port with support for USB On The Go. The Europe model also has NFC.
Motorola Moto G7 Plus Price and Availability
Motorola Moto G7 Plus will cost €300/$360 for the only configuration available; 4GB/64GB and will go sale sometime this month being February.
Motorola Moto G7 Plus Full Specifications
- Dimension: 157 x 75.3 x 8.3 mm
- Material: front and back glass, aluminium frame
- Weight: 176 grams
- SIM: Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Type: LTPS IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
- Size: 6.2-inch
- Screen Resolution: 19:9, 1080 x 2270 pixels, 405ppi
- Multi-touch: Yes
Software and performance
- Operating System: Android 9.0 Pie
- Chipset: Snapdragon 636, Octa-core 1.8GHz
- RAM: 4GB RAM
- Internal Storage: 64GB
- Card Slot: Yes, up to 512GB (dedicated slot)
- Primary: 16MP + 5MP with f/1.7 + f/2.2 – dual-LED dual tone Flash, PDAF, Panorama, HDR
- Secondary: 12MP – HDR
Network and Connectivity
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi direct, hotspot
- Network 2G: 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
- 3G: 2100 MHz
- 4G: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, 4.2 with A2DP, LE, aptX
- USB: Yes, Type-C
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- Audio Jack: Yes
- Fingerprint Sensor: Yes (rear-mounted)
- NFC: Yes (Europe Model only)
- GPS: Yes with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO
- Sensors: Gravity, Proximity and Light Sensor
- Capacity: 3,000mAh non-removable
- Type: Li-Ion
- Fast Charging: Yes, 27W
- OTG Support: Yes
Price and Availability
Recommended Retail Price: $360
Availability: Coming soon