Motorola has confirmed the launch of its new Moto G6 series in India and has made dedicated page for the new smartphone range live in India. The new page with ‘Notify me’ button is taking registrations from interested users in the country and we expect the phones to launch by next week. The Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play were launched globally few weeks back. The all-new Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play smartphones sport 18:9 display. In terms of build and design, both the new Moto phones bring signature Moto design with glass construction taking limelight yet again.
The Moto G6 was launched at a starting price of $249 (roughly Rs. 16,500) while the Moto G6 Play was launched at $199 (roughly Rs. 13,000). We can expect the India prices of both the smartphones to remain around the global price points.
To refresh, the Moto G6 features a 5.7-inch (1080×2160 pixels) Full HD+ IPS display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone is powered by a 1.8GHz octa-core Snapdragon 450 Mobile Platform. It comes in variants – 3GB of RAM with 32GB of inbuilt storage and 4GB of RAM with 64GB inbuilt storage. The smartphone supports expandable storage via microSD card (up to 128GB).
Running Android 8.0 Oreo, the dual-SIM Moto G6 comes with fingerprint scanner placed at the front and embedded in home button.
It sports a 12-megapixel rear camera accompanied with 5-megapixel secondary camera with LED flash. At the front, there’s a 16-megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash. The smartphone also comes with water-repellent nano-coating, much like a lot of Moto handsets available in India. It measures 8.3mm thick and weighs 167 grams. The smartphone packs 3000mAh battery with fast charging support.
The Moto G6 Play features a 5.7-inch (720×1440 pixels) HD+ IPS display with 18:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by 1.4GHz octa-core Snapdragon 430 Mobile Platform. It also comes in two variants – 2GB of RAM with 16GB storage and 3GB of RAM with 32GB storage. It runs on Android 8.0 Oreo and supports dual-SIM.
For camera, the smartphone sports a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and 8-megapixel front camera. The smartphone packs a 4000mAh battery with fast charging support.