The Motorola Moto G84, the latest addition to the G series, was introduced in August 2023. This mid-range smartphone packs several noteworthy features, making it an appealing choice for users seeking a balance of performance and affordability. The Motorola phone sports a large 6.5 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 695 5G processor, dual rear camera, 5000 mAh battery and run on Android 13.
Motorola Moto G84 Key Specs and Features
- 6.5 inches P-OLED Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels (~405 ppi density), ~85.7% screen-to-body ratio
- Android 13
- Qualcomm SM6375 Snapdragon 695 5G (6 nm) Octa Core Processor
- 12GB RAM
- 50 MP (wide) + 8 MP (ultrawide) Dual Rear Camera
- 16 MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint Sensor (under display, optical)
- 256GB Built-in Storage
- 4G LTE Support
- 5G Support
- 30W Fast Charging Capacity
- 5000 mAh Non-removable Li-Po Battery
At first glance, the Moto G84 can be mistaken for the Motorola Moto G54 which has a robust build quality with slim profile and matte finish. It measures a dimension of 160 x 74.4 x 7.6 mm and weigh 166 g. Certainly this one of the slimmest and lightest mid-range phones, it sure fits perfectly on hand.
On the front, you get a 6.5-inch display spread across the front panel measuring 85.7% screen-to-body ratio with slim bezels. Likewise, there is a pinhole notch at the center top of the display. The glass is smudge and fingerprint resistant.
Furthermore, the Motorola Moto G84’s 6.5-inch is built on the P-OLED panel, thus delivering a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels with a 20:9 aspect ratio. The pixel density of 405 ppi contributes to sharp and crisp visuals, enhancing the overall multimedia experience.
Additionally, there is the 120Hz refresh rate, which enhance the overall fluidity of interactions, and the 1300 nits peak brightness, which ensures that the screen remains visible even in bright outdoor conditions, the display is ideal for streaming videos and playing games.
The rear panel has a triple camera module at the top left corner which blends well with the overall color and dimensions of the device. Meanwhile, there is the Motorola “M” logo at the center of the rear panel.
Above all, there is the power and volume buttons are located on the right side of the device, with the SIM tray is on the left. At the bottom sits the micro-USB port, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and a single speaker.
The Motorola Moto G84 features a dual-camera system on the rear and a single front facing camera. The primary camera, sports a 50MP sensor and an f/1.9 aperture with a relatively large 1/1.5-inch sensor. The 1.0µm pixel size, combined with PDAF and OIS, indicates that this camera is optimized for capturing sharp and detailed images, even in challenging lighting conditions.
Complementing this is an 8MP ultrawide lens, featuring a 120-degree field of view, the Moto G84 is equipped to capture expansive landscapes, group photos, and creative wide-angle shots. The presence of the autofocus (AF) is a valuable feature for ensuring that images remain sharp, even in wide-angle photography.
Furthermore, the camera features include LED flash, HDR, and panorama mode, contributing to the versatility of the shots. The video recording capability, although limited to 1080p@30fps/60fps, provides satisfactory quality for capturing moments in motion.
On the front, there is an 16MP selfie camera with an f/2.5 aperture for self-portraits and video calls. While its capabilities might not be groundbreaking, features like HDR and 1080p@30fps video recording ensure solid performance for selfie enthusiasts.
Hardware and Software
The chipset features two high-performance Kryo 660 Gold cores clocked at 2.2GHz and six efficiency Kryo 660 Silver cores clocked at 1.7GHz. It also features an Adreno 619 GPU for graphics processing. The phone also offers 256GB of internal storage and 12GB of RAM. Additionally, there’s a dedicated microSDXC card slot for expandable storage.
Meanwhile, the Moto G84 packs a robust 5000mAh battery, capable of enduring an entire day of use on a single charge. This supports 30W wired charging, allowing users to quickly recharge their phone when necessary.
In terms of connectivity, the Motorola Moto G84 supports dual-SIM cards and has a dedicated microSD card slot. It also supports 5G, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, and NFC.
Motorola Moto G84 Price and Availability
Motorola Moto G84 price starts at between $ 390.00 / € 293.99 / £ 249.99 at leading online stores like Amazon.com. The Moto G84 price in Nigeria ranges from about ₦384,000 to ₦437,000.
Motorola Moto G84 Specs
Here are a few specs of the Motorola Moto G84:
- Platform: Android 13
- Processor: Qualcomm SM6375 Snapdragon 695 5G (6 nm) Octa Core Processor (2.2 GHz dual-core Kryo 660 Gold and 1.7 GHz hexa-core Kryo 660 Silver)
- GPU: Adreno 619
- Memory: 12GB RAM
- Colours: Marshmallow Blue, Midnight Blue, Viva Magenta
- Dimension: 160 x 74.4 x 7.6 mm
- Weight: 166.8 g
- SIM Type: Nano SIM
- SIM Count: Dual SIM
- Display: 6.5 inches P-OLED Display, 1080 x 2400 pixels (~405 ppi density), ~85.7% screen-to-body ratio, 120Hz Refresh Rate, 1300 nits (peak) Brightness
- Screen Protection: Yes, Glass
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 50 MP (wide), f/1.9, PDAF, OIS + 8 MP (ultrawide), f/2.2, 120˚ FoV, Autofocus Dual Camera
- Rear Camera Features: LED Flash, HDR, Panorama,1080p@30/60fps
- Front Camera: 16 MP (wide) f/2.5 Camera, 1080p@30fps
- Built-in Storage: 256GB
- Memory Card Support: microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
- 2G CDMA 1X: –
- 3G WCDMA: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 – International
- 3G CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: Yes, LTE Bands 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 18, 19, 20, 26, 28, 32, 38, 40, 41, 42 – International
- 5G: Yes, 5G Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20, 26, 28, 38, 40, 41, 77, 78 SA/NSA/Sub6 – International
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: –
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: Yes
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE
- NFC: Yes (market/region dependent)
- Infrared Blaster: –
- USB Port: Yes, USB Type-C 2.0
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: –
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: FM radio (market/region dependent)
- Loudspeaker: Yes, with stereo speakers
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes, GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: –
- SpO2: –
- Pedometer: –
- Heart Rate Monitor: –
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes, (under display, optical)
- Iris Scanner: –
- Face Unlock: –
- Stylus Pen: –
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: –
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: Yes
- Dust Resistant: Yes
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: –
- Document Editor: –
- Battery: 5000 mAh Non-removable Li-Po Battery
- Talktime: –
- Standby Time: –
- Fast Charging: 33W Fast Charging Capacity