Tech giant Motorola which was recently acquired by Lenovo has unveiled the Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus in India.
Motorola announced the Moto G (3rd gen) in July last year thus speculations have been rife that the Moto G4 is next in line of releases even before the smartphone popped.
The Moto G4, is hitting the market with a 5.5-inches display having a resolution of 1080p. There’s a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection over the touchscreen to protect the display from any damage
It also has a design that evolved from the previous generation, a metal body as well as fingerprint scanner. The phone also has water resistance capability.
While the old Moto G came with a Snapdragon 410 chipset, the Moto G4 hits the market with an upgraded Octa-core 1.5GHz processing unit powered by the Qualcomm MSM8952 Snapdragon 617 SoC (System on Chip) coupled with the Adreno 405 GPU (i.e. Graphics Processing Unit).
The Moto G4 also features a 2GB RAM with 16GB of internal memory which is actually expandable with a microSD up to 128GB.
The device which comes with Android 6.01 – Marshmallow OS out of the box, is also packed with a 3000 mAh non – removable battery. The Moto G4 also comes with a Turbo charging feature which actually lets the phone charge up to 6 hours of the battery run-time in 15 minutes.
Specifications in summary
- 1.5 GHz Octa-Core 64-Bit Snapdragon 617 Processor
- 2GB RAM With 16GB ROM
- 5.5 Inch Full HD Touchscreen Display
- 13 MP Rear Camera With Dual-Tone LED Flash
- 5 MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint Sensor
- Turbo Charging
- 3000 mAh Battery.
The Moto G4 will hit stores soon and is expected to retail for Rs.11499 in India or 255.53 USD. When available in Nigeria, the Motorola Moto G4 will be sold between N50,000 and N60,000 depending on where you’re buying from.