Motorola moto z4 guns for Google Pixel 3a: 48MP, 5G- and 360-ready, $500 price

Motorola moto z4 guns for Google Pixel 3a: 48MP, 5G- and 360-ready, $500 price

Motorola has revealed its second 5G-ready camera phone, the moto z4 – and the impressive mid-range handset is taking aim at the latest offering from Google. 

Powered by the company's Quad Pixel technology, the Motorola moto z4 boasts a 48-megapixel rear camera and a 25-megapixel selfie camera – a massive leap over the 12.2MP back and 8MP front cameras seen in the Google Pixel 3a and XL. 

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.