Advantages and Disadvantages of Moto G

Motorola Moto G  is considered to be the best mid range Android smartphone available in the market today. 720p HD display screen, quad core processor and latest Android updates are the key attractions of the Moto G. The Price of Moto G in India starts from RS.12,499 for the 8GB variant and Rs.13,999 for the 16GB variant.

Motorola Moto G is comes in single sim and dual sim variant. In India, only dual sim variant. There is no difference between these two variants except the additional sim in the dual sim Moto G.  The device sports 4.5 inch LCD capacitive touch screen with 1280×720 pixels and pixel density of 326ppi.  The screen has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection which reduces the impact on the screens.

Moto G

Motorola Moto G

Motorola Moto G is powered by 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 quad core processor with 1GB of RAM and Adreno 305 single core GPU running at 450MHz. The device runs on Android 4.3 Jelly bean out of the box. However, device can be upgrade to the Kitkat.  You can read more on How to update Moto G to Android Kitkat 4.4.2.For internal storage, device comes in two variants. One is 8GB and another one is 16GB. There is no provision for the expandable storage.

Moto G comes with 5MP primary camera with LED flash and a VGA  front facing camera. The device houses 2070 mAh battery which in normal use lasts for a day. Conenctivity features of the device includes 2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth and USB. Moto G can be used as modem to connect PC or even you can use it as WiFi hotspot. You can read more on this in my previous post how to use Moto G as modem.

Advantages and Disadvantages of Moto G

Pros of Moto G

  • Very affordable price
  • Dual sim
  • Latest Android OS
  • Good real time performance
  • Water repellant coating and good build quality

Cons of Moto G

  • No expandable memory
  • Average camera quality
  • Average battery life
  • No NFC

Motorola Moto G Specification

  • Android v4.3 (Jelly Bean) OS upgradable to 4.4 Kitkat
  • 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 Quad Core Processor and 1 GB RAM
  • Dual SIM (GSM + GSM)
  • 5 MP Primary Camera and 1.3 MP Secondary Camera
  • 4.5-inch HD Display with 720p HD resolution
  • 2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth and USB
  • 8GB/16 GB Internal Memory
  • 2070 mAh battery

Meet the Author

Hi, I am Aniruddha, an avid blogger since 2008 who likes writing about new gadgets, smartphones and excel. You can find them at You can also follow me on Twitter @tech2touch or my Facebook page tech2touch. You can subscribe to my YouTube channel tech2touch. Enjoy reading and watching!!!

1 comment… add one
  • Pushparaj Nov 3, 2014, 5:55 pm

    I am using moto G .still one month .8mp cam.. kitkat. Battery life is very poor ..only working for 4 hrs.

Leave a Comment