If you happen to’re available in the market for an inexpensive Android tablet then Motorola has a brand new possibility you would possibly wish to contemplate, dubbed the Moto Tab G20.
This slate has up to now solely been launched in India, however a wider rollout is definitely potential, so don’t be shocked if it involves the US, UK or elsewhere quickly.
Whereas the specs don’t excite, it appears to be like to have the fundamentals coated, being primarily a barely modified model of the Lenovo Tab M8, and due to its 8-inch display it is also a robust possibility for anybody after a comparatively compact, moveable slate.
Beneath, you’ll discover all of the specs of the Moto Tab G20, together with what we all know up to now in regards to the launch date and worth.
Lower to the chase
- What’s it? An affordable pill from Motorola
- When is it out? October in India, unconfirmed elsewhere
- How a lot does it price? 10,999 Indian rupees (round $150 / £110 / AU$205)
Moto Tab G20 launch date and worth
The Moto Tab G20 was introduced on September 30, 2021, and it is going to be bought in India from October 2. On the time of writing there’s no phrase on if or when it’ll arrive in different areas, however we wouldn’t rely it out.
It prices simply 10,999 Indian rupees (round $150 / £110 / AU$205), although we wouldn’t anticipate a precise worth conversion if it launches in different areas.
Design and show
The Moto Tab G20 has an 8-inch 1280 x 800 IPS LCD display with a 16:10 side ratio and an 85% screen-to-body ratio. So its display is small and never significantly excessive decision, however that’s consistent with the worth.
As for the design, it is available in at 199.1 × 121.8 × 8.15mm and 305g, making it marginally heavier than the iPad mini (2021). The bezels are sizeable, however the place it comes out wanting surprisingly premium is the again, which is produced from steel. Nonetheless, it’s solely accessible in a single coloration – platinum gray.
It’s additionally price noting that the Moto Tab G20 has a 3.5mm headphone port, so followers of wired audio are in luck right here.
Digicam and battery
Tablets not often embody nice cameras, particularly on the decrease finish of the market, so we wouldn’t anticipate a lot from the cameras right here, however you get a 5MP principal one and a 2MP front-facing one.
The battery in the meantime is pretty small at 5,100mAh, although Motorola claims it could final via as much as 15 hours of video viewing, and its charging speeds prime out at 10W (through USB-C), so this gained’t juice up significantly quick. There’s additionally no wi-fi charging, however we would not anticipate that at this worth.
Specs and options
The Moto Tab G20 is powered by a MediaTek Helio P22T chipset, which is a low-end one. It additionally has 3GB of RAM, 32GB of storage, and a microSD card slot so you may add extra.
It runs a near-stock model of Android 11, so there needs to be minimal bloat or producer customizations – that is Android roughly as Google meant it.
Others options embody face unlock, and a single bottom-firing speaker, able to Dolby Atmos audio.