Today Motorola launched it’s most successful device in India “Moto G3“, and launched it in New York, Sao Paulo, and London at the same time as well. This mid range smartphone will available in two variants, 8GB and 16GB @ Rs. 11,999 and Rs.12,999 resp. The handset will be available from midnight exclusively via Flipkart.
As per the specifications, the Motorola Moto G3 packs a 5-inch HD (1280×720 pixels) display with a pixel density of 294ppi, and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Under the hood is a 1.4GHz Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor paired with Adreno 306 GPU. The 8GB variant features 1GB of RAM, while the 16GB variant features 2GB of RAM.
As far as Camera is concerned, the smartphone features a 13-megapixel rear camera, with a 5-megapixel front facing camera. The smartphone also features microSD card slot, and a 2,470mAh battery, Motorola claims that battery will last upto 24 hours with moderate usage.
Connectivity options include LTE support, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth, and, it runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box. The new Moto G3 also comes with IPx7 certification, which makes it resistant to water upto 3ft for 30 minutes.
Moto G3 comes with some special features like
- Moto Display – check all notifcations from lock screen by swiping up the the icon, which consumes less battery.
- Quick Capture – Twisiting the wrist will enable the camera application.
- Chop Twice – Shaking the phone twice will activate the flashlight and vice-versa.
At this price, the Moto G3 will face some tough competition from Xiaomi Mi 4i, and the more affordable Lenovo K3 Note and Yu Yureka Plus.
Specifications of Moto G3 as follows:
|Display||5 inch (720 x 1280 pixels), 294 ppi, Corning Gorilla Glass 3|
|Camera||13 MP, 4128 x 3096 pixels, autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama, Video 1080p@30fps, HDR|
|Processor||Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410, Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Storage||16/32 GB, expandable via microSD up to 32 GB|
|Dimensions||141.5 x 70.7 x 11 mm (5.57 x 2.78 x 0.43 in)|
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Ion 2470 mAh|
|Special Features||FM Radio, USB Host (OTG Support), IPx7 (water resistant), 4G LTE|