Smartphone Motorola Moto g23, the essential at low cost

Motorola unveiled some time ago one of its new smartphones, the Moto g23, big brother of the Motorola g13 (see our news Motorola Moto g13, smartphone with triple photo sensor and first price) marketed at the same time.

Motorola's Moto g23 smartphone features a 6.5'' (16.51 cm) panoramic HD+ LCD screen (720 x 1,600 pixels, 270 ppi) in 20/9 format, with a 90 Hz display and from a bright peak at 400 nits.

Motorola Moto g23, photo and video capabilities

On the photo and video side, the Motorola Moto g23 integrates a triple photo sensor with a 50 Mplxs wide-angle front camera (f / 1.8, 0.64 µm photosite, PDAF) + a 5 Mplxs ultra-wide-angle sensor (f / 2.2) + a 2 Mpxls macro sensor (f/2.4).

Plus a 16 Mpxls wide-angle rear sensor (f/2.5, 1 µm photosite) to access several types of shots: selfie with Portrait mode, group selfie, night vision, classic photo, video, panorama and Pro mode. Video capture is provided in 1080p/30 on the APN or the Selfie camera.

Motorola Moto g23, main specs

On the sound side, the device benefits from Dolby Atmos technology and its battery has a capacity of 5,000 mAh for a day's autonomy. Finally, we note an IP52 certification (water resistant), all set to music by the Android 13 operating system at the service of a Mediatek MT6769Z Helio G85 Octa Core processor (2 x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 + 6 x 1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) engraved in 12 mm, supported by a Mali-G57 MC2 graphics chip, 4 GB of Ram memory and 128 GB of flash memory.

In terms of specifications, we can also mention Wi-Fi ac Dual Band compatibility, Bluetooth 5.1 and the presence of a 3.5 mm mini-Jack output. Finally, the fingerprint sensor is located on the side of the smartphone and the sound section is stereo.

Availability, in matte black, immediate. Indicative price: 219 euros.

Reminder of the key features of the Motorola Moto g23:

• OS: Android 13

• Network: 4G/LTE, HSPA, GSM

• Screen: 6.5'' IPS LCD (16.51 cm)

• Coating: Panda Glass

• Resolution: 720 x 1600 pixels (270 ppi)

• Aspect ratio: 20:9

• Bright peak: 400 nits

• Processor: Mediatek MT6769Z Helio G85 Octa Core (2 x 2.0 GHz Cortex-A75 + 6 x 1.8 GHz Cortex-A55) engraved in 12mm

• Graphics chip: Mali-G57 MC2

• RAM: 4 GB

• Flash: 128 GB (expandable via micro-SDXC)

• Camera: 50 Mplxs wide-angle (f/1.8, photosite 0.64 µm , PDAF) + a 5 Mplxs (f/2.2) ultra wide-angle sensor + a 2 Mpxls (f/2.4) macro sensor

• Selfie camera: 16 Mplxs wide-angle (f/2, 5, photosite 1 µm)

• Wi‑Fi ac compatibility

• Wi‑Fi Direct compatibility

• Bluetooth 5.1/NFC compatibility

• Others: GPS, Glonass, Galileo

• Video capture: 1080p at 30 fps on the APN or Selfie camera

• Fingerprint sensor: yes, on the side

• Certified cation: IP52

• Sound section: 2.0

• Connector: USB-C 2.0 port

• 3.5 mm mini-Jack headphone socket: yes

• Battery: 5,000 mAh (not removable)

• Dimensions: 162.7 x 74.7 x 8.2 mm

• Weight: 184.3 g