moto g85 5G with 6.67″ FHD+ 120Hz curved pOLED display, Snapdragon 6s Gen 3, up to 12GB RAM launched in India starting at Rs. 17,999

motorola has launched the g85 5G, the company’s latest mid-range 5G smartphone and the successor to last year’s moto g84 in India, as it had promised.

The phone packs a 6.67″ FHD+ 120Hz pOLED display, is powered by the latest Snapdragon 6s Gen 3 SoC with up to 12GB of RAM and has 50MP main + 8MP ultra-wide camera with macro option. It runs Android 14 and the company promises 2 years of Android updates and 3 years of security updates.

There is a 32MP front camera. The back cover has technological nano-leather, with optional Pantone color matching, and endless edge design. It packs a 5000mAh battery with 30W fast charging and comes with a 33W TurboPower charger in the box.

moto g85 5G specifications
  • 6.67-inch (2400×1080 pixels) FHD+ 10-bit curved pOLED display with 120Hz refresh rate, 360Hz touch sampling rate, Up to 1600 nits brightness, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 6s Gen 3 6nm 5G SoC with Adreno 619 GPU
  • 8GB / 12GB LPDDR4x RAM, 128GB / 256GB (UFS 2.2) storage
  • Dual SIM (nano+nano)
  • Android 14 with My UX
  • 50MP rear camera with 1/1.95″ Sony LYT-600 sensor, f/1.8 aperture, OIS, LED flash, 8MP 118° ultra-wide / macro camera with f/2.2 aperture
  • 32MP front-facing camera with f/2.45 aperture
  • In-display fingerprint sensor
  • USB Type-C audio, Stereo speakers, Dolby Atmos, dual microphones
  • Water-resistant (IP52)
  • Dimensions: 161.91 x 74.06 x 7.59mm; Weight; 171g (Vegan Leather) / 173g (PMMA)
  • 5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/ GLONASS/ Beidou, USB Type-C
  • 5000mAh battery with 30W turbocharging
Pricing and specifications

The moto g85 5G comes in Olive Green, Cobalt Blue and Urban Grey colours and is priced at Rs. 17,999 for the 8GB + 128GB model and the 12GB + 256GB model costs Rs. 19,999.

The phone will be available from Flipkart, and offline stores starting from July 16th. With Rs. 1000 discount with Axis bank cards, the effective price of the phone will be Rs. 16,999 and Rs. 18,999 respectively.

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