Just a week ago, Motorola had announced that the new Moto E (Gen 2) 4G will be available for pre-orders. However, with an intention to ease down curious minds, the company on Monday decided to make the handset available for purchase exclusively on Flipkart.
So, what’s up with the brand new Moto treat? Before we take a plunge into knowing what the device has in store, let’s quickly take a look at the specifications.
4.5-inch qHD display
1.2 GHz quad-core processor
Android 5.0.2 Lollipop
1 GB RAM
8 GB internal storage (extendable up to 32GB)
5-MP rear camera
0.3 MP front-facing camera
Now, wait a minute. Before you say, “It’s no big deal,” here is something you need to know. The handset is available at just Rs. 7999. Yes, you read it right. Imagine a 4G capable phone at a price that low. And of course, you have a quad-core processor that ensures you power packed performance.
In terms of specifications, the new Moto E 2nd Gen 4G and its 3G variant are similar, except the fact that the former is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 SoC chipset while the latter packs in a 410 SoC. Both of these handsets come preloaded with Android 5.0.2 Lolipop.
If you are not overly obsessed with the big screens, the 4.5 inch qHD screen come in handy to carry around as it snugly fits in your pocket. Not to forget the qHD screen gives you superior quality video output and enhance your video watching and browsing experience. The sharp and crisp display is easy on the eye too.
In today’s age of multi-tasking where people try to accomplish several tasks simultaneously, the 1.2 GHz quad-core processor and 1 GB RAM aptly serves your purpose. You can open and access multiple applications at the same time and be assured of a seamless performance.
Talking about the camera, the new Moto E might not have the best one onboard, but surely has a good one that lets you capture some random memories. Interestingly, this time Motorola decides to fill up the empty space by bringing in a 0.3 MP front-facing camera. So, in case voice calling is one of your top priorities, you might want to give it a shot.
8GB of internal storage is fair enough unless you plan to dump all your office files on your phone. However, in case your music and video playlist is an unending one, you have an option to extend the storage capacity up to 32GB.
Overall the handset weighs around 145 grams, which is indeed a noteworthy factor with all that hardware pumped in. In terms of design, you are all covered up.
Last but not the least, the 4G feature of the phone deserves a special mention. With 4G enabled phone at your hand browsing internet would become lightening fast so that you breeze through your work. With 4G phones and even 4G connectivity yet to take off in India, be ahead of the race and flaunt your Motorola Moto E 2nd Gen 4G phone with pride.