Lenovo’s sub-brand Motorola has launched the Moto C in the India with 4G support and VoLTE. Earlier in May, Moto C was unveiled in China along with a plus variant. In India, Motorola has only released the former variant Moto C.
Moto C is an entry level phone sporting a 5.0-inch FWVGA 480×854 pixels display, 1.1GHz MediaTek MT6737M quad-core SoC. It has only 1GB of RAM and 16GB storage. Users can further expand the storage via microSD card (up to 32GB). It has 4G VoLTE support and dual-SIM (Micro) slots.
Moto C sports a 5-megapixel rear sensor with fixed focus and LED flash. In the front, there is a 2-megapixel camera with 1-micron pixels, a 63-degree view, fixed focus, and a LED flash. The Moto C runs on a 2350 mAh removable battery. The smartphone weighs 154 grammes and measures at 145.5×73.6x9mm. The best part is the phone running Android Nougat out of the box.
The smartphone has capacitive navigation buttons, with no fingerprint scanner presence. While the speaker grill is at the back, the Micro-USB port is at the top along with 3.5mm jack. The rear camera has a ring-shaped module which we have seen in previous Moto phones as well. The phone is made of polycarbonate body and has changeable back shells.
“According to the reports only fewer feature phone users are upgrading to smartphones because of over price concerns, ability to use. We see this as an opportunity to initiate the smartphone journey for feature phone users. At Motorola, we focus on mobility through innovation, user-centric design and smart connectivity to offer the best possible smartphone experience to the customers.” – Sudhin Mathur, Managing Director, Motorola India Head, on behalf of the announcement.
Price and Availability:
Moto C will be available in Pearl White, and Starry Black colour options and its price is INR 5999. Motorola launched this phone focusing on the Offline market, selling through retailer shops mainly.