Apart from launching Moto E in India yesterday, Motorola has also announced a new Moto G variant with MicroSD card support and 4G LTE. Many users who were shy of buying Moto G due to lack of secondary memory support and 4G, can now consider it as a viable option. Motorola made the announcement at press event in London and the The new Moto G with 8 GB in built storage has been priced at $219 for US.
There is no word on the pricing and availability of the new Moto G, but it seems like the new handset has been designed for markets where users demand LTE and that leaves India out of it. With the rise of 4G networks in India, Motorola might introduce it in India as well.
Moto G, the best selling smartphone from Motorola till date, comes with a dazzling 720p HD IPS LCD display which is 4.5 inches in size and is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It derives its power from a 2070 mAh battery which will give you more than decent back up. The processor is 1.2 GHz Snapdragon 400 quad core backed by 1 GB RAM and non expandable 8GB/ 16 GB storage options. For further details read our Moto G Full Review. The new Moto G with 8 GB inbuilt storage will be available in White and Black colour options.
Motorola now 3 potential winners spread across best selling price segments up to 25k. This sure must be a cause of worry to domestic manufacturers like Micromax and Xolo. The new variant of Moto G with 4G LTE and MicroSD support, might rekindle Moto G rage in India if priced right.
|Display||4.5 Inch , HD|
|Processor||1.2 GHz Quad Core|
|Internal Storage||8 GB, Expandable|
|OS||Android 4.4 KitKat|
|Camera||5 MP/ 1.3 MP|
|Price||$219 (approx 13,000 INR)|