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Motorola Moto G9 Play review

Expert review

Unfortunately this phone may not be receiving security updates for much longer - see ‘Should I buy it’ in the full review for more. The Motorola Moto G9 Play is an even cheaper phone than the G9 Plus, with a different processor and lower resolution cameras to cut costs. Can you save money by choosing this phone, or should you pick the G9 Plus, or even a different range altogether? Read our full review to see what our experts made of it.

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  • Pros and cons
  • What is it?
  • What’s it like to use?
  • How long does the battery last?
  • How good are the cameras?
  • Is there anything I should watch out for?
  • Is there anything else I should know?
  • Should I buy it?
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Last checked by Which?

June 2022

First reviewed by Which?

August 2020

Released

September 2020

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