Motorola has finally revealed the highly rumored smartphone, the Motorola Moto G 3rd gen to the world. We already knew some features of the Moto G 3, thanks to the rumors, but the company introduced its latest flagship smartphone in two versions, one with 1GB RAM + 8GB storage and the other with 2GB RAM + 16GB storage. While both the smartphone edition sport similar features including microSD card slot, dual SIM support, except RAM and storage capacity. This announcement proved that all the previous rumors are correct.
The Motorola Moto G 3rd Gen flaunts a 5-inch HD display with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution giving it a pixel density of 294 PPI and the display is covered by the gorilla Glass similar to the last year’s Moto G. It’s primary camera has the 13-Megapixel sensor, IR filter, f/2.0 aperture, dual-tone LED flash and also support 1080 full HD video recording at 30FPS and the front camera also comes with an upgraded 5-Megapixel sensor with 72-degree wide angle lens, compared to the 8-Megapixel and 2-Megapixel of the predecessor.
The Moto G 3 packs a quad-core 64-bit Snapdragon processor clocked at 1.4 GHz, Adreno 306 GPU, powered by 2470 mAh battery and boots the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OS. It has IPX7 rating so it can survive being under 1 meter of water up to 30 minutes. Other specs include 4G/3G, dual SIM support and all the basic and advanced connectivity options. The dimensions are 142.1 x 72.4 x 6.1 – 11.6mm. While the weight is 155 grams. In terms of pricing, the 1GB/8GB version priced at Rs. 11,999 ($187) and the 2GB/16GB version will cost Rs. 12999 ($203). The Motorola Moto G 3rd Gen will go on sale in India on the company’s exclusive e-commerce partner Flipkart on tonight.
Motorola Moto G 3rd Gen Specifications and Price
|Display||5-inch 720p display and Corning Gorilla Glass protection|
|Processor||1.4GHz quad-core 64-bit Snapdragon 410|
|GPU||Adreno 306 GPU|
|OS||Android 5.1.1 Lollipop|
|Primary Camera||13MP with IR filter, dual-tone LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, FHD video recording|
|Front Camera||5MP with 72-degree wide viewing angle lens|
|Communications||Dual SIM, 4G / 3G, WiFi, GPS, Bluetooth 4.0, FM Radio, 3.5mm audio jack|
|Battery||2,470 mAh battery|
|Dimensions||142.1 x 72.4 x 6.1-11.6mm|
|Features||IPX7 rating for water resistance|
|Price||Rs. 11,999 to 12,999|