Lenovo Moto G4 and G4 Plus goes official
The new Moto handsets under Lenovo’s supervision is now official and they are the mid-range offering of the brand under the G series.
First off is the Moto G4, which is a direct successor to Moto G (3rd Gen). It sports a 5.5-inch 1080p display topped with Gorilla Glass 3 and runs the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow, continuing the Moto’s popularity of keeping up with the latest flavors.
Under the hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 octa-core chipset and 2GB of RAM. Storage is either 16GB or 32GB and you still have the option to expand via a microSD card. There are 13MP rear and a wide-angle 5MP selfie camera.
On the other hand, the Moto G4 Plus has some bumped specifications over the former device. It has a better 16MP rear camera with hybrid autofocus (laser + phase detection) and a Pro mode to tinker with the settings. The sensor used is the OmniVision PureCell Plus with 1.3µm pixels and an f/2.0 aperture lens. There’s also a front fingerprint scanner to boast.
While the G4 Plus still uses the Snapdragon 617, it has more options when it comes to memory and storage. There’s 2GB/16GB, 3GB/32GB or the top model with 4GB/64GB. All model comes with a microSD card slot.
Both of them has the same battery capacity at 3000mAh with support for fast charging. Although, only the G4 Plus is bundled with a Turbo Charger out of the box.
The new smartphones will start at INR 13,499 (~Php 9,400) for the base 2GB/16GB Moto G4 Plus and INR 14,999 (~Php 10,400) for the 32GB/3GB. Pricing for the Moto G4 is yet to be unveiled.