tech2 News StaffMay 07, 2016 07:55:20 IST
The next-gen Moto G smartphones, the rumoured Moto G4 and Moto 4 Plus will be officially announced on May 17 in India. In addition, these devices will only be exclusive to Amazon in the country. Prior to this, Moto devices were exclusive to Flipkart.
In a press statement, Amit Boni, Country Head, Motorola Mobility India said, "Amazon.in is the one of the best online marketplaces in India and we are glad to announce that we have exclusively partnered with Amazon India for our next Motorola smartphone."
Amazon India also confirmed the same on Twitter.
There have been plenty of murmurs in the rumour mill about Motorola’s upcoming Moto G4 (or Moto G 4th generation) smartphone and its sibling, the G Plus. And while the handsets leaked out in plenty, few details were known about the actual specifications.
Twitter user Roland Quandt put out a detailed specifications sheet of the upcoming smartphone and as it turns out, there’s is plenty of stuff in there as well. Adding to this is another leak that reveals some more confirmed specifications coming from another Twitter user Vaibhav Jain.
Combining both leaks, we can now expect the Motorola Moto G4 to arrive in a Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 variant with 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage and another model sporting a Snapdragon 617 with 3GB RAM and 32GB of internal storage. The cameras would include a 13MP unit for the rear and a 5MP fixed focus unit up front. The handset is expected to arrive with dual SIM slots and will pack in a 3200mAh battery. The display is expected to be a 5.2-inch Full HD unit.
Coming to the ‘Plus’ version of the handset, it is expected to come with a similar 5.2-inch Full HD display with the only addition being the 16MP camera on the back. This handset may also pack in NFC and Laser autofocus as an added bonus. Both handsets will boot to Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow and come with the standard splash-proof water resistance rating.
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