moto g⁸ plus


48 MP Quad Pixel camera system + Night Vision
25 MP Quad Pixel selfie cam
Ultra-wide action cam


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48 MP Quad Pixel camera system + Night Vision
25 MP Quad Pixel selfie cam
Ultra-wide action cam


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don’t miss a thing with the new moto g8 plus

Its class-leading Quad Pixel cameras, combine 4 pixels into 1 massive pixel for greater light sensitivity. This means the 48 MP main camera sensor*, ultra-wide action cam, and 25 MP selfie cam give you bright, detailed photos and videos in any light.

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Quad Pixel cameras | 4x low light sensitivity

camera-ready, even when your conditions are not​

The 48MP sensor with laser autofocus, brings your subject into focus in the blink of an eye.* 1.6µm quad pixels and Night Vision increase low light sensitivity to bring you stunningly vibrant photos—day or night. 

record your best moves

Optimized for capturing amazing action video with exclusive Motorola technology. The 117℃ ultra-wide video cam fits 4x more in the frame ‡‡and enhanced video stabilization always keeps your shot steady. Now you can film more naturally, holding the phone vertically and then playback all the action horizontally, in full screen.

look your best in any light

Get great selfies anywhere, any time. In bright light, the 25 MP sensor captures every detail. In low light, Quad Pixel technology provides 4x better light sensitivity so you always look your best and brightest.**

your best shot

bigger view. bigger thrill.​

Sharp video quality on a giant 6.3” Max Vision FHD+ display so no one has to squint when you show them the shot you caught. Why just watch your favorite movies and shows—go ahead, get into it!

2x more powerful sound​

Whether you're watching videos, playing games or listening to music, dual stereo speakers tuned by Dolby®† provide powerful, crystal clear audio with 50% louder bass.

40-hour battery 

Keep the fun going with a 4000 mAh battery—even if you only have time to fuel up fast. Get 8 hours of power in just 15 minutes, thanks to TurboPowerTM.‡​

ultra fast. cue the applause.

With a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 665 octa-core processor, moto g8 plus is lightning-fast. And now it packs 4 GB DDR4 RAM. The result? Less waiting to load and more time enjoying your apps, movies and games.

water repellent. worry proof.

Never let spills, splashes, or a little sweat get in the way. Whether you’re going for a run or taking a call in the rain, a water-repellent design keeps your phone protected inside and out.§

a modern look​

Choose from two beautiful colors that change shades when they catch the light. Inside, cameras have been moved to make room for a bigger battery, while the fingerprint reader remains discreetly hidden beneath the iconic batwing logo.

more features you'll love

Moto Experiences
You get exclusive features like Moto Display and Moto Actions to make life just a little easier.
Quickly share contacts, pictures, and videos with Android Beam. Or hold near an NFC terminal at the store to make fast and secure purchases.***
Extra Security​
Access at your fingertips. Or a glance. With two fast and easy ways to unlock your phone, passwords are a thing of the past.
Dual SIM Card
One phone. Two numbers. Add a second SIM for work or travel.§§


48 MP camera + Night Mode

Capture super sharp pictures and videos in low light situations, and beautifully vivid photos after dark.*

25 MP Quad Pixel camera

Capture every detail and enjoy 4x low light sensitivity with Quad Pixel for picture-perfect selfies any time.**

Ultra-wide action camera

Record thrilling videos in any light, fitting 4x more of the scene in your frame

40-hour battery

With a 4000 mAh battery, moto g8 plus keeps the fun going for 40 hours on a single charge.

Modern, water-repellent design​

Protect your phone from accidental spills and splashes, and choose from two eye-catching colors.§

6.3” Max Vision Full HD+ display​

Watch movies and videos leap out of the screen

Operating system

Android™ 9 Pie



Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor with 2.0GHz octa-core CPU and Adreno 610 GPU, AI engine.

Memory (RAM)


Internal storage

64 GB with microSD card support (up to 512 GB).


Fingerprint reader, Proximity, Accelerometer, Ambient light, Sensor hub, Gyroscope, Ultrasonic, E-compass.

Expandable storage

MicroSD card support (up to 512GB)


Face unlock, Fingerprint reader

Battery size

4000 mAh, Non-removable

Charger type

USB-C 15W Turbo Charger


15W Turbo Charging

Battery life

Talk time: 34.4 hrs
Standby time: 327.9 hrs
Web browsing: 14.0 hrs
Music streaming: 59.4 hrs
Video streaming: 15.9 hrs
GPS navigation: 14.6 hrs


Display size

16.02 cms (6.3”) U notch, 400 ppi

Display technology



FHD+ (2280*1080)

Aspect ratio

19:9 Max Vision display


158.35 x 75.83 x 9.09 mm


188 g

Water protection

Water repellent design 


Polymer Glass 


USB Type-CTM Port

Cosmic Blue
Crystal Pink
Rear camera hardware

48 MP main sensor (f/2.0, Quad Pixel technology, 1.6um), 
5 MP depth sensor (f/2.2, 1.12um), 
Action Cam (16 MP sensor, f/2.2, Quad Pixel technology, 2.0um, dedicated ultra-wide FOV 117° video), 
LED flash

Rear camera software

PDAF (phase detection autofocus), Digital zoom (up to 8x), Burst shot, Auto HDR, Timer, High res zoom, Live filter, Shot optimization, Smart composition, Auto smile capture, Cinemagraph, Portrait mode, Cutout, Panorama, Manual mode, RAW photo output, Active photos, Spot color, Best shot, Slow motion video, Timelapse video, Hyperlapse video, Electronic video stabilization, Google Lens™ integration

Rear camera video capture

Rear main camera: UHD (30fps), FHD (120/60/30fps), 720P(240/30fps)
Rear action camera: FHD (120/60/30fps), HD (30fps)

Front camera hardware

25 MP (f/2.0, Quad Pixel technology, 1.8um)

Front camera software

Auto HDR, Timer, Face beauty, Auto smile capture, Cinemagraph, Portrait mode, Portrait lighting, Group selfie, Spot color, Live filter, Active photos, Gesture selfie

Front camera video capture

FHD (120/30fps), HD (30fps)

Front camera video software

Slow motion video, Timelapse


Stereo speakers with smart PA, Dolby AudioTM


2 microphones

Headphone jack

3.5mm headphone jack

FM radio


Networks + bands

Carrier Aggregation, 4G LTE (DL Cat 13/ UL Cat 5), UMTS / HSPA+, GSM / EDGE
2G: GSM band 2/3/5/8, 
3G: WCDMA band 1/2/4/5/8/19, 
4G: FDD LTE band 1/2/3/4/5/7/8/18/19/20/26/28, TDD LTE band 38/40/41


USB-C port (for charging, data transfer, and digital earphone), USB 2.0

Bluetooth® technology

Bluetooth® 5.0, aptX


Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 2.4 GHz + 5 GHz, Wi-Fi hotspot



Location services


SIM card

Single/Dual nano-SIM* (2 Nano SIMs / 1 nano SIM + 1 microSD card)


motorola g8 plus


15W Turbo Charger, USB-C Cable, SIM pin, Guides, Protective Cover