Lenovo-owned Motorola has launched the company’s latest smartphone – Moto G6 in India at a starting price tag of Rs. 13,999. It comes in Indigo Black colour and available exclusively on Amazon India starting from today as well as from the company’s network of Moto Hub offline stores. The Moto G6 comes in two variants – 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage cost Rs. 13,999 while 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage cost Rs. 15,999. Originally, Moto G6 launched in Brazil back in April this year and it is the successor of last year Moto G5.
Moto G6 Launch Offers
The Moto G6 smartphone comes with launch offers like flat Rs. 1,250 discount with HDFC Debit & Credit cards as well as on EMI transactions. Additionally, there’s also no-cost EMI up to 9 months, up to Rs. 1,000 extra off on the exchange, up to 80 percent off on Kindle ebooks (up to Rs. 300), and 1-year of Amazon Prime subscription worth 999 with Airtel 4G Monthly postpaid plans of Rs. 499 and above. Rs. 1,200 cashback available on mobile recharges on Paytm for those who shop using the Paytm Mall QR Code at Moto Hubs.
Moto G6 Specifications
Display, Processor, Memory, and Operating System
On the specifications front, the Moto G6 features edge-to-edge, 5.7-inch Full HD+ Max Vision IPS display with a resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels, has 18:9 aspect ratio, and wrapped in scratch-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass with a 3D contoured back. The Moto G6 powered by 1.8GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor which is paired with Adreno 506 GPU & 3GB/4GB of RAM. The smartphone runs on Android 8.0 Oreo operating system and has 32GB/64GB internal storage which can be expanded further up to 128GB via microSD card.
Moto G6 Camera
On the camera side, the Moto G6 features dual rear camera setup – 12-megapixel primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor for portrait shots. The rear camera comes with features like bokeh depth-of-field Portrait Mode, a Text Scanner mode that converts an image into text, a Spot Colour mode that lets users retain colour on only one object in the image, while turning the rest of the photo monochrome, and Face Filters. On the front, there is a 16-megapixel front-camera with LED flash, and low light mode, which lets in up to 300% more light.
At the launch event, the company announced that the latest Google Lens integration is coming to the native camera app, with landmark recognition and smart text selection.
Moto G6 Features
The Moto G6 comes with a fingerprint sensor on the front below the display, a water-repellent coating protects the phone from splashes or light rain, 3D glass back scratch-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass protection, Moto Display, Moto Voice, Moto Actions, and another usual set of Moto features. In addition to this, there is also a face unlock feature.
SIM Support, Connectivity Features, and Sensors
The Moto G6 comes with dedicated dual-SIM slot and microSD card slot. The smartphone has connectivity options like 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n (dual-band, 2.4GHz, and 5GHz), Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and a proximity sensor.
The smartphone comes with integrated Dolby Audio preset mode on the speaker.
Dimensions, and Weight
It measures 154.5×72.4×8.3mm, weighs 167 grams
Moto G6 Battery
The Moto G6 packs 3,000mAh battery coupled with a TurboPower charger in-the-box. The TurboPower charger gives user hours of battery life in minutes of charging
Moto G6 Alternative
At such a price tag, the Moto G6 will compete with Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and the Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1.
Moto G6 Specs
- Display: 5.7-inch Full HD+ 18:9 IPS 2.5D curved glass display with a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels and protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- Processor: 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 450 14nm Processor which is paired with Adreno 506 GPU
- Memory: 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage, 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
- Operating System: Android 8.0 Oreo
- Rear Camera: 12MP rear camera with LED Flash, f/1.8 aperture, 5MP secondary rear camera
- Front Camera: 16MP front-facing camera with LED flash, f/2.0 aperture
- Fingerprint sensor: Yes
- Water Resistant: P2i water-repellent nano coating
- Dimensions: 153.8 x 72.3 x 8.3 mm
- Weight: 167g
- Audio: 3.5mm audio jack, Front-ported loud speaker, Dolby Audio, 3 mics
- SIM Support: Dual SIM (nano + nano + microSD)
- Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 GHz + 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB Type-C
- Battery: 3000mAh battery with Turbo charging