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Motorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1) vs Motorola Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)

Side by side comparison between Motorola Moto G30 vs Motorola Moto G9 Play phones, differences, pros, cons with full specifications. What's the better?

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Motorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1)
6.5"
IPS

720x1600

64
MP

13mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

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Motorola Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)
6.5"
IPS

720x1600

48
MP

8mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Octa

5000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better phone? Motorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1)

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44 Common items in both devices
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Core
4GB LPDDR4X
eMMC 5.1
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
9.2 millimeters (0.36 inches)
Plastic body, glass front
TFT IPS LCD
+37 specs and more in the table below

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Physical featuresMotorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1)Motorola Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)
ModelMoto G30 (XT2129-1)Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)
Other model namesLenovo Moto G30 XT2129-1 (128GB + 4GB RAM) Dual-SIM (DS)Lenovo Moto G9 Play XT2083-1
Country or region availableBrazil
Brazil
(Latin America)Brazil
(Latin America), Brazil
BrandMotorolaMotorola
Release dateMarch, 2021August, 2020
Depth9.2 millimeters (0.36 inches)9.2 millimeters (0.36 inches)
Size (width x height)75.73 x 165.22 millimeters (2.98 x 6.5 in)75.73 x 165.21 millimeters (2.98 x 6.5 in)
Weight197 grams (6.9 ounces)200 grams (7 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsPlastic body, glass frontPlastic body, glass front
Protection against water and othersIP52 certified: protection against dust and splashingWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
System (OS)Motorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1)Motorola Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)
Operating systemAndroid 11Android 10
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareMotorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1)Motorola Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)
Chipset64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SM6115 (11nm)64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 SM6115 (11nm)
CPU processorOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
Octa-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 610 950MhzQualcomm Adreno 610 950Mhz
RAM memory4GB LPDDR4X4GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (109GB available)
eMMC 5.1
64GB (49GB available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageUntil 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
Until 1TB microSD, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayMotorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1)Motorola Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)
Display typeTFT IPS LCDTFT IPS LCD
Screen size6.5" inches6.5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~81.5% (screen-to-body ratio)~81.5% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution720x1600 pixels (20:9)720x1600 pixels (20:9)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Pixel density (dot pitch)270 PPI270 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Display features90Hz60Hz
Mobile networksMotorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1)Motorola Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)
Dual-SIMDual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
Dual-SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots (Dual-SIM)
nano-SIM (4FF)
Maximum download/upload150/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Network technology2G, 3G, 4G2G, 3G, 4G
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat4 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 28, 66)
VoLTE
LTE Cat4 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 19, 28, 66)
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkGSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkGPRS, EDGEGPRS, EDGE
CallingMotorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1)Motorola Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
CameraMotorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1)Motorola Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)
Back camera (main camera)(quad camera)
64 megapixels
8MP ultrawidef/2.2118º1/4.0"1.12µm
2MP macrof/2.4
2MP depthf/2.4
(triple camera)
48 megapixels
2MP macrof/2.483º1.75µm
2MP depthf/2.483º1.75µm
Main camera resolution10120x6328 pixels8000x6000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 60 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/1.7 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal length26mm lensfeature not registered
Sensor size1/1.97" inches1/2" inches
Pixel size0.7µm pixel0.8µm pixel
AutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo on both camerasHDR photo on both cameras
2ª cameraMotorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1)Motorola Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)
Front camera (secondary)13 megapixels8 megapixels
Front camera resolution4128x3096 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (secondary)Full HD (1920x1080)Full HD (1920x1080)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/4" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.12µm pixel
MultimediaMotorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1)Motorola Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)
RadioFMFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
ConnectivityMotorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1)Motorola Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)
USBUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connectorUSB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
TV outputNot supportedNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth5.0 + A2DP/LE5.0 + A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) + MIMO
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEOA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsMotorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1)Motorola Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity sensor
Ambient Light sensor
Gyroscope
Face unlock
Fingerprint sensor (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Phantom Black (Dark Pearl), Pastel Sky
- Protective case included
- My UX
- 20W charger inbox
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Forest Green, Sapphire Blue, Spring Pink
- Silicone case included
- Max Vision HD+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supplyMotorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1)Motorola Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)
BatteryLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity5000 mAh5000 mAh
Charger, watts15W Fast battery charging20W Fast battery charging
Talk time autonomyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rateMotorola Moto G30 (XT2129-1)Motorola Moto G9 Play (XT2083-1)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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