Motorola One phone

Motorola One and One 5G UW Review, Pros and Cons – Motorola launched its new premium 5G smartphone, Motorola One 5G, in the United States. It is quite similar to the recently launched Moto G 5G Plus phone. Square shape cameras the Moto One 5G at the rear and dual cameras at the front. A huge 5000 mAh battery is provided, which can provide a battery backup of up to 2 days, according to the company.

Recently Motorola One 5G receives UW (Ultra Wideband) tag updates as it receives Verizon mmWaves 5G operators. It seems that Verizon liked to put the UW as a brand that can be brilliant since it defines that the phone has next-generation 5G connectivity for sure. Both Motorola One 5G and One 5G UW phones are identical in design and specifications. Let’s see the detailed analysis of the Motorola One 5G and One 5G UW.

Motorola One 5G Review

Down below you can see the review of Motorola Moto One smartphone.

Highlights

  1. 5G connectivity for faster download and a better experience.
  2. Dual ultra-wide selfie cameras and quad-cameras for photography.
  3. Latest 765 premium mid-range processor that comes with a built-in 5G chip.
  4. Huge 5000mAh battery that can last up to 2 days along with 15W of TurboPower charging.
  5. Has a CinemaVision FHD+ display with HDR10 support for vivid and sharp image quality.

Design and Display

The Moto One comes in a unique Oxford Blue color with a shiny design on the back. There is a quad-camera plate at the rear and two punch cameras at the front. For security, the company provided a side-mounted fingerprint reader. Although it has a beautiful 21:9 aspect ratio screen, thick bezels also.

Moving on to the screen section, the phone sports a 6.7 inches LTPS IPS LCD screen that supports HDR10. For a smooth experience, it supports the 90 Hz refresh rate, which makes scrolling much smoother.

Memory and Internals

The One 5G comes with its own ‘My UX’ UI based on Android 10, which offers a standard Android experience. For the best performance, the company provided the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 765 5G with Adreno 620 so you can play heavy games like PUBG Mobile and CODM. The Snapdragon 765 has an integrated 5G chip, so there is no need for an external modem.

There is only a single storage configuration available for the phone 4 GB of RAM with 128 GB of internal memory that can be expanded with an external SD card (up to 1 TB).

Camera

Speaking of cameras, there are a total of 6 cameras four rear and two front. There is a beautiful quad-camera plate with a 48 MP primary lens, a 5 MP macro lens with a ring light, an 8 MP ultra-wide-angle lens that can capture up to 118 degrees, and finally a 2 MP depth sensor.

The prominent features are long exposure, night vision, special color, etc. The rear camera can record videos up to 4K at 30fps along with EIS support. At the front, there is a dual-camera configuration of 16 MP quad-camera along with an 8 MP ultra-wide-angle lens. You can record in 1080p through the front camera.

Battery and Others

A huge 5000 mAh battery is provided with support for 15W TurboPower fast charging. The company claims that the battery can last up to 2 days with normal use. Other features are water-resistant design, Moto stock, NFC for payments, and 5G connectivity. The phone will be sold in the US for less than $ 500, which is about 36,000 INR.

Motorola One 5G

Motorola One 5G Specifications Dtail

Down below you can see the full specifications of Motorola Moto One and One 5G UW smartphone.

SpecificationsMotorola One 5GMotorola One 5G UW
Network2G, 3G, 4G, 5GSame
AnnouncedSeptember 2020October 2020
SIMDual SIMPre-installed SIM
Weight207g209.8 g
Size6.7 inchesSame
DisplayLTPS IPS LCD touchscreen
HDR10
90Hz
21:9 ratio
~409 PPI density
Same
Resolution1080 x 2520 pixelsSame
ProtectionWater-repellent coatingSame
OSAndroid 10Same
Chipset7 nm – Qualcomm SDM765 Snapdragon 765Same
CPUOcta-core
1×2.3 GHz Kryo 475 Prime
1×2.2 GHz Kryo 475 Gold
6×1.8 GHz Kryo 475 Silver
Same
GPUAdreno 620Same
Card slotYes (dedicated slot)Same
RAM4GBSame
Internal128GB
UFS 2.1
Same
Camera48MP, 8MP, 5MP, and 2MPSame
Selfie16MP and 8MPSame
3.5 mm jackYesSame
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac,
dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Same
Bluetooth5.1, A2DP, LESame
NFCYesSame
RadioYesSame
USBUSB Type-C 2.0Same
SensorsSide-Mounted Fingerprint, accelerometer,
Gyro, proximity, and compass
Same
BatteryLi-Po 5000 mAh battery,
Fast charging 15W
Same
ColorsBlueSame
Expected Price$ 500 (35,999 INR)$ 550 (40,000 INR)

Motorola One 5G Pros and Cons

Down below you can see the list of pros and cons (advantages and disadvantages) of Motorola Moto One and One 5G UW smartphone.

Pros

  1. 5G connectivity is available.
  2. A huge 5000mAh battery.
  3. Quad camera configuration at the rear and dual camera at the front.
  4. The Snapdragon 765 5G processor is provided for impressive performance for heavy gaming.
  5. 90 Hz refresh rate.
  6. Water-repelling coating.
  7. 3.5 mm jack and NFC enabled.
  8. Up to 4K recording.
  9. Decent camera performance.

Cons

  1. No wireless charging.
  2. single memory option.
  3. No Gorilla Glass protection.
  4. Average camera performance in low light.
  5. Little expensive based on specifications.
  6. Single memory variant.
  7. No Custom UI support.

Conclusion

Motorola is offering a very good package in this price range, with some cons. The main features that stand out are the 5G support, huge battery, and an impressive screen. Although there are only 4 GB of RAM available, without any other variant options. Still, Motorola One 5G and 5g UW is a good choice, if you need an all-in-one phone, you can go for this phone.

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Sumit Pandit
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