Besides Xiaomi, Lenovo's Moto G series is also one of the most famous household names when it comes to affordable smartphones with high quality specifications. This year, Lenovo's latest low-cost high-performance G Series is the Moto G6 which promises flagship specs at budget price that will not break you bank. Can it give Xiaomi's Redmi Note 5 a run for its money, especially India, its biggest market outside China?
Moto G6 is a sleek, beautiful smartphone.
Just like other smartphones in its range, Moto G6 now embraces the 18:9 display format for its 5.7-inch Full HD+ display with a resolution of 2,160 x 1080 pixels. The screen is fortified by Corning Gorrila Glass 3 to protect the 407ppi IPS LCD display. The back of the phone will feature a 3D glass back for that added premium touch. For those who hate notch display, the good news is this trend has not been adopted by the Moto G6, so you can have the whole screen for your viewing pleasure.
More screen for you with less bezel.
Under the hood, Moto G6 is revved by 1.8GHz Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor together with Adreno 506 GPU. There will be either 3GB or 4GB of RAM to make the phone snappy and buttery smooth. Moto G6 has 32GB or 64GB of internal storage and it is expandable up to 128GB thanks to the MicroSD slot. The good news is, there is till the much-needed 3.5mm headphone jack for you to listen to your favourite tunes.
Unique rear dual-camera layout.
For your photography needs, Moto G6 packs a dual rear camera with a set up of 12MP (f/1.8)+5MP. The main rear cameras are capable of features like studio quality portraits, black and white, selective focus, spot colour and cutout effects. Flip the device to the front and you will be greeted by the 8MP front camera for all your selfies need. At the bottom chin of Moto G6, you will have the fingerprint sensor at your disposal to unlock your phone. Moreover it also doubles up as go back, home and recent apps when you swipe or tap it.
Charge your Moto G6 in minutes and use for the whole day!
Moto G6 comes with the so-called "Water-resistant Nano Coating" but there is no official IP rating, so it will be a wise not get it too wet. Running on Android 8.0 Oreo, Moto G6 is juiced by a 3,000mAh battery which supports lightning fast 15W TurboPower Charging via USB Type-C. For those who need to have more than one identity, you will happy to know that this 4G smartphone comes with 2 nano-sim. Available in 4 different colours namely deep indigo, blush, black and silver, Moto G6 retails at US$249 (RM1000). So do you think Moto G6 can outdo Redmi Note 5?
Moto G6 is ready to impress you.