Motorola Moto G30 and Moto G10 offer modest specs at affordable prices in Europe

Motorola Moto G30 and Moto G10 offer modest specs at affordable prices in Europe

After being subject to some heavy leaks in the past few weeks, the Motorola Moto G30 and Moto G10 are finally here. Both are budget-friendly smartphones, offering a modest hardware package and a near-stock Android experience at affordable price points.

Moto G30: Specifications

SpecificationMoto G30
Dimensions and Weight
  • 165.22 x 75.73 x 9.14mm
  • 200g
  • Plastic build
Display
  • 6.5-inch LCD
  • 90Hz screen refresh rate
  • 1600 x 720 (HD+)
SoC
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 662:
    • 4 x performance and 4 x efficiency Kryo 260 CPU cores (Up to 2.0GHz)
    • 11nm
  • Adreno 610 GPU
RAM and Storage
  • 4GB/6GB RAM
  • 128GB flash storage
  • MicroSD card support
Battery & Charging
  • 5,000 mAh battery
  • 20W fast charger (inside the box)
Rear Camera
  • Primary: 64MP Quad Pixel f/1.7
  • Secondary: 8MP f/2.2 wide-angel 118-degree
  • Tertiary: 2MP f/2.4 bokeh
  • Quarternary: 2MP f/2.4 macro
Front Camera13MP f/2.2
Ports
  • USB Type-C port
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
Connectivity
  • 4G LTE
  • NFC
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Type-C port
  • WiFi 802.11.b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz)
Other features
  • Rear-mounted fingerprint reader
  • Bottom-mounted speaker
  • Dedicated Google Assistant key
  • IP52 rating
SoftwareAndroid 11

The Moto G30 is the more powerful of the duo. It features a 6.5-inch HD+ LCD with a 90Hz screen refresh rate that’s wrapped in a plastic body measuring 165.2 x 75.7 x 9.1 mm. On the back, you’ll find a 64MP primary sensor, an 8MP ultra-wide sensor, 2MP macro, and 2MP depth sensors all lined up vertically on a rectangular camera module, along with a fingerprint scanner nestled inside the Moto batwing logo. The Moto G30 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 octa-core processor, backed by up to 6GB of RAM and 128GB of flash storage.

Moto G30 back

There’s a 5,000mAh battery onboard that charges via a 20W fast charger. You also get dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, a dedicated Google Assistant key, a 3.5mm audio jack, and a microSD card slot. The Moto G30 comes running Android 11 out-of-the-box with Motorola’s UI customizations.

The Moto G30 will go on sale in select European countries later this month at a starting price of €180.


Moto G10: Specifications

SpecificationMoto G10
Dimensions and Weight
  • 165.22 x 75.73 x 9.19mm
  • 200g
Display
  • 6.5-inch IPS LCD
  • 1600 x 720 (HD+)
SoC
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 460:
    • 4 x ARM Cortex-A73 performance and 4 x ARM Cortex-A53 efficiency cores (Up to 2.0GHz)
    • 11nm
  • Adreno 610 GPU
RAM and Storage
  • 4GB RAM
  • 128GB flash storage
  • MicroSD card support
Battery & Charging
  • 5,000 mAh battery
  • 10W fast charger
Rear Camera
  • Primary: 48MP Quad Pixel f/1.79
  • Secondary: 8MP f/2.2 wide-angel 118-degree
  • Tertiary: 2MP f/2.4 bokeh
  • Quarternary: 2MP f/2.4 macro
Front Camera
  • 8MP f/2.2
Ports
  • USB Type-C port
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
Connectivity
  • 4G LTE
  • NFC
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Type-C port
  • WiFi 802.11.b/g/n/ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz)
Other features
  • Rear-mounted fingerprint reader
  • Bottom-mounted speaker
  • Dedicated Google Assistant key
  • IP52 rating
Software
  • Android 11

The Moto G10, on the other hand, packs a 6.5-inch HD+ LCD at a 60Hz refresh rate. It’s powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 460 SoC, paired with 4GB of RAM and either 64GB or 128GB of storage. Just like the Moto G30, it, too, has a quad-camera array but with a less capable 48MP primary camera (instead of 64MP), though the other three sensors are the same between both phones.

Moto G10 back

The Moto G10 also packs a 5,000mAh battery but charges via a slower 10W charging brick. Other highlights of the Moto G10 include Bluetooth 5.0, a rear-mounted fingerprint reader, USB Type-C port, a 3.5mm audio jack, IP52 rating, and a bottom-mounted speaker.

Moto G10 front

The Moto G10 goes on sale across Europe later this month at a starting price of €150.

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