moto g⁸ plus

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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.

up to 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.
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

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

25 MP selfie camera

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

6.3" Max Vision display​

Watch movies and videos leap off the screen.

Up to 40-hour battery

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

Ultra-fast performance

Feel the lightning-fast responsiveness of a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 665 octa-core processor with a built-in AI engine and 4 GB memory.

Modern, water-repellent design​

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

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.

Battery size

4000 mAh, Non-removable


15W TurboPower™ charging, 18W TurboPower™ inbox charger

Display size


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 

Cosmic Blue
Rear camera + Depth Sensor action cam

48 MP main sensor (f/1.7, 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).

Rear camera software

LED flash, PDAF (phase detection autofocus), Laser autofocus, Digital zoom (up to 8x), Burst shot, Auto HDR, Timer, High res zoom, Night vision, Shot optimization, Live filter, Portrait lighting, 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

Front camera software

Screen flash, Auto HDR, Timer, Face beauty, Auto smile capture, Cinemagraph, Portrait mode, Portrait lighting, Group selfie, Spot color, Live filter, Active photos, Gesture selfie, Slow motion video, Timelapse

Front camera hardware

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

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




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



motorola g8 plus


18W TurboPower charger, USB-C cable, SIM pin, Guides, Protect cover