ultrafast connectivity for all: meet the new motorola one 5G
August 31, 2020

At Motorola we’ve been driven to move the industry forward and to make innovative, disruptive technology and meaningful mobile experiences. Today we announce motorola one 5G, the smartphone that reinforces our commitment to put the power of 5G technology¹ into more people’s hands with a device that stands out from the crowd.

Motorola’s new device brings advanced 5G connectivity to our consumers at a price point everyone will enjoy. And to add to the unbelievable speed and power, motorola one 5G also delivers industry-leading features, like our first ever macro ring camera flash included within our powerful 48 MP quad camera system.4 Plus, it comes with a revolutionary ultra-wide front camera system, an amazing display with a 90hz refresh rate, incredible performance and up to 2-day battery life.5

With the ultra-fast 5G connectivity consumers will have more bandwidth, lower latency, and reduced lag time, which means downloading your favorite shows in seconds,2 streaming intensive online games or taking video calls without lag. motorola one 5G is built by the team at the forefront of every new generation of wireless technology in history. By offering compatibility with 5G networks, with smartphone versions supporting Sub-6 and mmWave and also 4G connectivity, you’re covered for today and ready for tomorrow.

motorola one 5G will take your camera experience to the next level thanks to its quad camera system. The 48 MP main sensor with Quad Pixel technology and Night Vision makes every shot shine, even in low lighting.4 The ultra-wide lens fits 4x more into the screen so you never miss a single detail in a larger-than-life shot, then make everyday photos extraordinary with DSLR-quality blurred out backgrounds with the depth sensor.3 Plus a dedicated Macro Vision camera gets you 5x closer to your subject compared with a normal lens for stunning, pro-looking photos that will take your breath away. With this camera, we’re introducing the industry’s first dedicated Macro Vision ring flash to make sure tricky lighting turns out just right, whether you’re inside or out. It also eliminates harsh shadows and provides an overall balance to enhance even the smallest details.

motorola one 5G also introduces our first dual selfie camera system in North America. With the ability to fit 4x more of your friends or background into your frame, you can leave the selfie stick at home thanks to the 8MP Ultra-wide angle camera.³ Then capture Instagram-worthy snapshots no matter what the lighting conditions are with the 16MP main camera with Quad Pixel technology, that provides 4x more light sensitivity for brighter, sharper pictures.

You’ll also be blown away by the motorola one 5G display experience. It comes with a 6.7" CinemaVision Full HD+ display for a cinematic viewing and it is certified for HDR10, so you can enjoy your favorite movies, shows, and photos in vivid, true-to-life colors with improved brightness and contrast. And with the unique 21:9 aspect ratio, the phone offers a beautifully streamlined design that’s easy to hold while elegantly accommodating the large, gorgeous screen in your hand. Plus, every scroll and swipe will look amazing thanks to the 90 Hz screen refresh rate that ensures smooth movements through the app drawer, images, and webpages, and offers a sleeker gaming experience.

The motorola one 5G is powered by the advanced Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 765 5G Mobile Platform featuring the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X52 Modem-RF System to enable exceptional performance to meet even the most demanding 5G use cases. Moreover, it unites 5G and AI to power select premium-tier experiences, including breakthrough entertainment, intelligent multi-camera capabilities, and support for multi-day battery life. No matter how fast you’re moving or how much you’re multitasking, motorola one 5G can keep up.

The smartphone has a massive 5,000 mAh battery so you can go for up to two days without having to worry about slowing down or recharging. When you do need to plug in, 20W TurboPower™ charging makes getting back to the good stuff easier than ever.5

motorola one 5G comes with NFC technology, which is perfect for making contactless payments. It’s fast and more secure, so there’s no need to carry cash or credit cards. NFC also lets you wirelessly share content like contacts, pictures, and videos with other devices.

The combined power button and fingerprint reader is positioned on the side of the new motorola one 5G, which is perfect for left and right handed users. On top of that, the fingerprint sensor has brand new functionality, allowing consumers to simply “double tap” to access shortcuts to apps and functions with the Power Touch feature. This allows you to go into certain features within the app, like composing an email, scanning barcodes, logging food intake, access a direct route in Google Maps and much more.

When it comes to software, our priority is bringing the best experiences possible to our consumers, and our relationship with Google speaks to that commitment. We continue to build on a tight integration with Google services. As with all Motorola devices, Google Photos remains our native gallery app. It is the home for all your photos and videos.

Our new smartphone arrives with the near-stock Android™ 10 and reinforces our ongoing commitment to provide consumers with the purest version of Android OS. motorola one 5G also includes My UX, which brings all Moto Experiences customers have come to know and love as well as a variety of new customizable features. My UX gives users custom settings and advanced controls to music, videos and games. Users can even create their own device themes by choosing from unique fonts, colors, and icon shapes, so their phone is one in a million.

Availability & pricing

In the U.S., the new motorola one 5G will be available September 18 at AT&T. For a limited time, you can get it for just $5 a month (that’s over half off) when you add a new line on an AT&T unlimited wireless plan and purchase the device on qualifying 0% APR installment plan.*

For full pricing information and specifications, visit our website or reach out to your local PR contact. Images can be found here (you agree to our license terms when downloading images or videos).

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*Req’s new line & $444.99 on 0% APR 30-mo. agmt. For well-qual. customers. $5/mo. after credits over 30 mos. No credits for optional $5/mo. Next Up upgrade feature. If svc cancelled, credits stop & device balance due. If svc. on other lines cancelled w/in 90 days credits stop. $30 Activation and other terms apply.

1 5G speeds available with 5G service plan and 5G network coverage (available in certain areas in 2020, expanding after that). See carrier for details.

2 Based on 5G sub-6Ghz network connectivity, providing 90-130 Mbps download speeds to the average user. Available with 5G service plan and 5G network coverage (available in certain areas in 2020, expanding after that). See carrier for details.

3 Compared to the measured area of the main 78° (FOV) camera in the same aspect ratio.

4 48 MP sensor combines 4 pixels into 1 large quad pixel, for a photo resolution of 12 MP

5 All battery life claims are approximate and based on the median user tested across a mixed use profile (which includes both usage and standby time) under optimal network conditions. Actual battery performance will vary and depends on many factors including signal strength, network and device settings, temperature, battery condition, and usage patterns.

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