Motorola's Moto G53 5G has speed and performance even if you're on a budget

Motorola’s Moto G53 5G is great value for a great price, with unbelievable 5G speed, stunning photos and a fast 120Hz refresh rate to make your gaming and scrolling smooth as.
9 May 2023 | 2 minute read

A 5G smartphone with a whole lot of speed, and affordability

Get the most out of 5G connections with the Moto G53 5G and its Snapdragon® 480 + 5G processor so you can download, stream, make video calls and keep your socials up to date, without breaking a sweat. Say goodbye to lag and video buffering and hello to enjoying your favourite shows or watching your favourite TikToker faster.

Can’t wait to buy the Moto G53 5G?

Buy it today and enjoy:

  • 5G speeds
  • 50MP camera system
  • 6.5” display
  • 120Hz refresh rate
  • Dolby Atmos®
  • 5000 mAh battery

Only available as a Pre-Paid mobile and as an outright purchase. Not available on a plan.

To enjoy 5G speeds, you need to be on a mobile plan that supports 5G speeds and in an area that has 5G coverage. Telstra 5G now reaches 80% of Australians.

Stunning photos with a 50MP camera system

The Moto G53 5G features a 50MP camera system with Quad Pixel technology that brings out the brilliance in every shot, day or night. Better low light sensitivity means sharper and more vibrant photos.

You can also explore the world up close with a dedicated Macro Vision camera that lets you capture details a standard lens might’ve missed.

Besides the hardware, the Moto G53 5G comes packed with incredible software features to bring your pics and vids to the next level like post-capture stabilisation for timelapse videos, slow motion with up to 120 frames per second, and Auto Smile Capture that can tell when everyone in frame is smiling to snap the perfect group photo.

A display and audio to savour entertainment

With a 6.5” display with an 85% screen-to-body ratio and narrow borders, you’ll enjoy a practically boundless view and see movies and games come to life in the palm of your hand. The Moto G53 5G also has a 120Hz refresh rate that’ll make gaming, scrolling, and switching between apps feel smooth and seamless.

And to immerse yourself even further, the two large speakers on Motorola’s latest 5G device come with Dolby Atmos® for truly high-quality sound that’s both rich and clear.

A battery life that goes longer

The Moto G53 5G comes with a massive capacity 5000mAh battery that’ll let you video call for hours, binge-watch your favourite series and listen to playlists longer.

Convinced about the Moto G53 5G?

5G speeds and performance, stunning photos, a 120Hz refresh rate, 5000 mAh battery... and all for a budget-friendly price. You can buy the Moto G53 5G outright.

Only available as a Pre-Paid mobile and as an outright purchase. Not available on a plan.

Not after 5G? The Moto E13 is a slim and stylish 4G alternative

If you’re looking for style, turn your eyes to the Moto E13. It’s thin, light and has been beautifully crafted. And it’s not just about good looks, it comes packed with some awesome features, like a 6.5” HD+ screen, Dolby Atmos® audio, octa-core performance and a 5000mAh battery.

  • The Telstra Mobile Network offers 4GX in all major and regional cities and in over 1,600 towns and communities around Australia. In other coverage areas around Australia, you’ll automatically switch to our fastest available 4G or 3G. Check mobile coverage.
  • Speeds vary for reasons like location, distance from base stations, terrain, user numbers, hardware/software configuration, download source and upload destination.

Plan speeds

Download speeds are capped on our 4G and 5G network on some plans.

Telstra Pre-Paid Mobile

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Telstra Pre-Paid mobile devices

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