Moto G6, G6 Plus, G6 Play, E5 and E5 Plus with 18:9 displays, fingerprint sensor, Android 8.0 Oreo announced


Motorola just announced the Moto G6, Moto G6 Plus, Moto G6 Play smartphones in the Moto G6 series and the Moto E5 and Moto E5 Plus smartphones in the Moto E series at an event in Brazil. All the phones have a 18:9 aspect ratio Max Vision displays, with Moto G6 and G6 Plus featuring FHD+ display and the G6 Play, E5 and E5 Plus featuring HD+ displays. 

There is also a Moto E5 Play with standard 16:9 display. All the phones have a fingerprint sensor, Front-ported speaker, and run  Android 8.0 (Oreo).

Moto G6 specifications

  • 5.7-inch (2160 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 18:9 IPS display
  • 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 450 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 506 GPU
  • 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage, 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 8.0 (Oreo)
  • Single / Dual SIM
  • 12MP rear camera with LED Flash, 5MP secondary rear camera
  • 16MP front-facing camera with LED flash
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • P2i water-repellent nano coating
  • Dimensions: 153.8 x 72.3 x 8.3 mm; Weight: 167g
  • 3.5mm audio jack,  Front-ported loud speaker, Dolby Audio, 3 mics
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 GHz + 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB Type-C
  • 3000mAh battery with Turbo charging

Moto G6 Plus specifications

  • 5.93-inch (2160 x 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 18:9 IPS display
  • 2.2 GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 630 14nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 508 GPU
  • 6GB / 4GB RAM with 64GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with microSD
  • Android 8.0 (Oreo)
  • Single / Dual SIM
  • 12MP rear camera with LED Flash, Dual Autofocus Pixel technology, f/1.7 aperture, 1.4um pixel size, 5MP secondary rear camera
  • 8MP front-facing camera with LED flash
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • P2i water-repellent nano coating
  • Dimensions: 160 x 75.5 x 8.0mm; Weight: 167g
  • 3.5mm audio jack,  Front-ported loud speaker, Dolby Audio, 3 mics
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, GLONASS, NFC, USB Type-C
  • 3200mAh battery with Turbo charging

Moto G6 Play specifications

  • 5.7-inch (1440 × 720 pixels) HD+ 18:9 IPS display
  • 1.4GHz Octa-Core 64-bit Snapdragon 430 (MSM8937) Mobile Platform with Adreno 505 GPU
  • 2GB RAM with 16GB internal storage, 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage, expandable memory with microSD
  • Android 8.0 (Oreo)
  • Single / Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, PDAF,f/2.0 aperture
  • 8MP front-facing camera with LED flash
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 3.5mm audio jack,  Front-ported loud speaker, Dolby Audio, 2 mics
  • Dimensions: 154.4 x 72.2 x 9 mm; Weight: 175g
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS
  • 4000mAh battery with Turbo charging

Moto E5 specifications

  • 5.7-inch (1440 × 720 pixels) HD+ 18:9 IPS display
  • 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 Mobile Platform with Adreno 308 GPU
  • 2GB RAM with 16GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 8.0 (Oreo)
  • Single / Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, 1.12um pixel size, PDAF
  • 5MP front-facing camera with LED flash
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Dimensions: 154.4 × 72.2 × 8.95 mm; Weight: 174g
  • 3.5mm audio jack,  Front-ported speaker, Dual microphones
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS
  • 4000mAh battery with fast charging

Moto E5 Plus specifications

  • 5.99-inch (1440 × 720 pixels) HD+ 18:9 IPS display
  • 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 Mobile Platform with Adreno 308 GPU
  • 2GB RAM with 16GB internal storage, 3GB RAM with 32GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 8.0 (Oreo)
  • Single / Dual SIM
  • 12MP rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, 1.25um pixel size, Laser Autofocus, PDAF
  • 5MP front-facing camera with LED flash
  • Dimensions: 160.9 x 75.3 x 9.35 mm; Weight: 197g
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 3.5mm audio jack,  Front-ported speaker, Dual microphones
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS
  • 5000mAh battery with fast charging

Moto E5 Play specifications

  • 5.2-inch (1280 × 720 pixels) HD IPS display
  • 1.4GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 425 / 427 Mobile Platform with Adreno 308 GPU
  • 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 8.0 (Oreo)
  • Single / Dual SIM
  • Water repellent coating (p2i)
  • 8MP rear camera with LED Flash, f/2.0 aperture, 1.12um pixels
  • 5MP front-facing camera with LED flash
  • Dimensions:151 x 74 x 8.85 mm ; Weight: 150g
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 3.5mm audio jack, Front-ported speaker, Dual microphones
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS
  • 2800mAh battery

Pricing and Availability

  • Moto G6 – Deep Indigo, Oyster Blush, Black and Silver colors – Starts at US$ 249 (Rs. 16,437 approx.)
  • Moto G6 Plus – Deep Indigo and Nimbus colors – Starts at  €299 (US$ 370 / Rs. 24,430 approx.)
  • Moto G6 Play – Sliver, Gold and Deep Indigo colors – Starts at US$199 (Rs. 13,130 approx.)
  • Moto E5 – Flash gray and Fine Gold colors – Starts at €149 (US$ 184 / Rs. 12,150 approx.)
  • Moto E5 Plus – Black, Flash gray, Mineral blue and Fine Gold colors – Starts at €169 (US$ 209 / Rs. 13,805 approx.)
  • Moto E5 Play – Black, Dark lake and Flash gray colors

The Moto G6, G6 Plus and G6 Play will be available from today in Brazil and from next week in Mexico. All the phones including the Moto E5 and Moto E5 Plus will rolling out in Asia Pacific, Europe, Latin America and North America in coming months. Moto E5 Play will roll out in coming months in North America, but no details about its pricing yet.

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Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

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