Motorola 1S smartphone with Snapdragon 430 Launched in China

Motorola 1S smartphone with Snapdragon 430 Launched in China

Motorola 1S smartphone with Snapdragon 430 Launched in China

by May 21, 2018


Lenovo owned Motorola has silently launched the Moto G6 smartphone in China dubbed as Moto 1S. The only difference is the launcher, which in case of Moto 1S is the custom ZUI 3.5 based on Android 8.0 Oreo instead of the stock Android experience on the Moto G6. The launch was announced on Weibo which is a Chinese microblogging site.

Moto 1S Price and Availability:

The mid-range Moto 1S is priced at CNY 1,499 which is roughly Rs. 15,900. The phone will be available in two color options- Victoria Blue and Charlotte Powder and can be bought via Lenovo’s online shop as well as Motorola store in China.

Moto 1S Display, Hardware and Other Specifications:

The Moto 1S comes with 5.7-inch full HD+ (1080 x 2160) IPS LCD display with 18:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, the dual-SIM device will be powered by a 1.8Ghz octa-core Snapdragon 450 chipset paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, which can be expanded up to 128GB via microSD card. As mentioned earlier, the device runs on Android 8.0 Oreo operating system out of the box with company’s ZUI 3.5 skin on top. It is fueled by a 3,000mAh battery.

In terms of optics, the Moto 1s hosts a dual rear camera setup comprising of 12-megapixel primary sensor with autofocus and f/1.8 aperture along with a 5-megapixel secondary sensor with f/2.2 aperture. The front features a 16-megapixel selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture.

Key Specifications of Moto 1S:

  • 5.7-inch full HD+ IPS LCD display
  • Snapdragon 450 chipset
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB inbuilt storage (128GB expandable)
  • Android 8.0 Oreo operating system with ZUI 3.5 skin on top
  • 3,000mAh Battery Capacity
  • Dual rear camera setup- 12MP + 5MP
  • 16MP Selfie Sensor
  • 3,000mAh battery capacity

Connectivity options provided with the device are USB Type-C port, dual SIM slots, a headphone jack. It also features a fingerprint sensor, Dolby audio technology and P2i nano splash-proof coating for water resistance.