Tuesday, 14 August, 2018

Motorola launches Moto G6 and Moto E5 families

Motorola Announces the Introduction of New G- and E-Series Phones Motorola's Moto G6 does a pretty good flagship smartphone for a much lower price
Edmund Robinson | 21 April, 2018, 13:53

It has also unveiled the Moto E5, Moto E5 Plus, and Moto E5 Play smartphones for Rs. 12,100 and Rs. 13,800, respectively. As a result, the device maintains balance between the two and comes with a mix bag of premium and cost effective features.

The plus model comes with a more powerful Snapdragon 630 processor.

RAM: The Moto G6 Play comes with 2GB and 3GB RAM options.

The Moto G6 Plus sports a 5.9 Inch display with full-HD+ screen resolution. Note, each of the fresh smartphones operated by Android operating system eighth version, and displays these devices conform to the fashionable aspect ratio of 18:9.

Coming to the last model, the Moto E5 Play sports a smaller 5.2-inch HD (720×1280 pixel) display with old 16:9 aspect ratio. It's powered by 1.4Ghz Snapdragon 425 chipset paired with 2GB RAM. Rs. 13,700). The Moto E5 Play will be restricted to the United States only, and its price has also not been revealed yet.

Though the Moto G6 series of smartphones share their design theme with one another, each is different in terms of specifications and features. The Moto G6 looks great and feels nice to hold, too.

Will the lack of Android One cause the Moto G6 to flop in sales? It boasts 3GB of RAM and 32GB of inbuilt storage that is further upgradable to 128GB with a micro-SD card.

Keeping in mind all the specs and features of the three phones in the comparison, we can say that the Redmi 5 and the Moto E5 Plus fought a close war. The G6 also uses Gorilla Glass on the back, giving it the look of a flagship device.

For the photography, Moto E5 Plus features a 12-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel front-facing camera which is an vast 5,000mAh battery and runs Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box.

Front Camera: 5MP, LED selfie flash.




But Xiaomi takes the lead on the selfie front.

The former two get 18:9 ratio displays and USB Type-C connectors, while all three run on the latest Android 8.0 update with clean stock experience.

The Moto G6 Plus smartphone is backed up by a 3,200 mAh of battery capacity with 15W TurboCharging support.

The smartphone's main feature is its 5,000mAh battery which should offer a long battery backup, especially since it has a 720p+ display resolution. There is an "all-day" 3000mAh battery which you charge via USB-C.

- The Moto G6 and Moto G6 Plus have a front-mounted fingerprint scanner, while the G6 Play has it embedded on the back. The Moto G6 also has a fingerprint scanner embedded on the front.

All the devices come with 3D display which offers rich graphical interface to explore things in full 3D view.

It's good news that Motorola has kept the headphone jack and the G6 is also water repellent thanks to a p2i coating. It sounds like a big jump but it's pretty normal for 2018 and even if you're not used to it yet, you'll quickly get on-board.

Motorola finally launched the long-time rumoured Moto G6 series phones on Thursday at an event in Brazil.

Starting with the Moto E5 Plus, the handset is going to be sold at €169 (roughly Rs 13750) in Asia Pacific, Europe, Latin America, and North America over the next couple of months. It will be released in Flash Gray and Fine Gold color options.

The Moto G6 Play smartphone is priced at $199.

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