Lenovo-owned Motorola has launched the company’s latest smartphone – Moto C in India at a price tag of Rs. 5,999. The smartphone comes in Pearl White and Starry Black color and it is available in 100+ cities across the country. Originally, the smartphone unveiled last month.
Moto C Specifications, and Features:
Display, Processor, Operating System, and Memory:
On the specifications front, the smartphone features 5.0-inch FWVGA display with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels and it is powered by quad-core MediaTek MT6737M processor which is paired with Mali T720 GPU & 1GB of RAM. The smartphone runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system and has 8GB internal storage which can be expanded further up to 32GB via microSD card.
On the photography side, the smartphone features 5-megapixel auto-focus rear camera with LED flash and 2-megapixel front-facing camera with LED flash for selfie & video-calling. Other features include Burst Mode, Panorama, HDR, beautification mode. It can also record 720p videos @30fps.
SIM Support, and Connectivity:
The smartphone has dual-SIM support and comes with connectivity features like 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS.
Dimensions, and Weight:
The smartphone measures 145.5 x 73.6 mm x 9 mm and Weighs 154 g.
The smartphone has polycarbonate body that has micro-textured back cover.
The smartphone packs 2350mAh removable battery.
At such a price tag, the Moto C will compete with Xiaomi Redmi 4A.
Press Release Quote:
Commenting on the launch, Sudhin Mathur, Managing Director, Motorola Mobility India and Country Head, Lenovo Mobile Biz Group, said:
According to the reports, fewer people are expected to upgrade to smartphones because of concerns over price, need and ability to use. We see this as a huge opportunity for a brand like us to initiate the smartphone journey for feature phone users. At Motorola, we focus on mobility through device innovation, user-centric design and smart connectivity to offer the best possible smartphone experience to the consumers.
Moto C vs Xiaomi Redmi 4A
|Specifications||Moto C||Xiaomi Redmi 4A|
|Display||5-inch FWVGA display with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels||5-inch HD IPS display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels|
|Processor||1.1GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6580M 64-bit processor with Mali-400 GPU||1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 processor with 500MHz Adreno 308 GPU|
|Memory||1GB RAM, 8GB / 16GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD||2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD|
|Operating System||Android 7.0 (Nougat)||MIUI 8 based on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)|
|Rear-Camera||5MP rear camera with LED Flash, 1.4 microns, 74° lens, 720p video recording||13MP rear camera with PDAF, LED Flash, f/2.2 aperture, 1080p video recording|
|Front-Camera||2MP front-facing camera with LED flash, 1.0 microns, 63° lens||5MP front-facing camera, f/2.2 aperture|
|Connectivity||3G/4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS||4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS + GLONASS|
|Dimensions||145.5 x 73.6 mm x 9 mm||139.5×70.4×8.5mm|
|Battery||2350mAh removable battery||3120mAh non-removable battery|
Moto C specifications:
- Display: 5-inch FWVGA display with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels
- Processor: 1.1GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737M 64-bit processor with Mali-T720 GPU
- Memory: 1GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD
- Operating System: Android 7.0 (Nougat)
- Rear Camera: 5MP auto focus rear camera with LED Flash, 1.4 microns, 74° lens, 720p video recording
- Front Camera: 2MP front-facing camera with LED flash, 1.0 microns, 63° lens
- Dimensions: 145.5 x 73.6 mm x 9 mm
- Weight: 154 g
- Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS
- Battery: 2350mAh removable battery