Moto G6
Android Oreo Moto

Moto G6 and G6 Play Launched in India for Rs 11,999

Recently Motorola launched its Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play. Moto g6 features a 5.70-inch corning gorilla glass 3 touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 2160 pixels and Dolby audio creating the best multimedia experience ever. As Motorola increased the screen size it narrowed borders and gave the Moto G6 a contour back. So the widescreen comes along with comfort for the users too. The contour back is made of 3D glass with reflects light from pretty much every angle. There is extra p2i-rated coating too which acts as a protector from rain and acid splashes. Talking about operating system it runs on Android 8.0 Oreo.

The Moto G6 is supercharged by snapdragon 450 which is a powerful 1.8GHz octa-core processor and it comes with 3gb/4GB of RAM. It also comes with 32gb/64 GB of internal storage which can be further expanded to 128 GB via a micro SD card. It comes in indigo black color.

The primary camera is of 12Megapixel on the rear side with dual leads. The front camera is of 16 megapixels with a front flash feature, perfect for taking selfies.

Timelapse video

Now shoot timelapse videos with Moto g6.

Active photos

With the active photos feature you can now record a short video automatically when you capture a photo giving it active and live effect.

Face filters

Put fun animated face filters in real time.

Spot color
Now make your photos color specific. Choose a color of your choice and rest all colors turn black and white.
Selective focus

With selective focus turn the surroundings of any subject in your photo, blurry.

Selective black & white

Select a subject to leave colored and turn everything else black and white with this awesome new feature.

Cutout

Play endlessly with the new cutout feature by cutting out any subject and replacing its background with another image. Create epic funny or spectacular images, whatever you like with this new feature.

Best shot

Have you ever been disappointed with blurry images or closed eyes? With this new feature, you won’t be again. The best shot feature takes multiple shots letting you decide whichever is the best.

Manual mode

Moto g6 gives you full control like a professional SLR camera would. Adjust the white balance, shutter speed, ISO, exposure compensation, and focus.

Beautification mode

This mode helps beautify your images clearing pimples, wrinkles, blemishes etc. This feature can be manually used or can be set as automatic.

Moto g6 has taken camera to a next level by the features such as

Landmark recognition – Let your camera do all the work, point towards a famous landmark and your camera will recognize it.

Object recognition – want to know more about something ? its name, where to buy? , how much it costs? and what not. Moto g6’s smart camera lets you point it towards an object and tells everything about it just with a single click of a button. Interesting right?

Text scanner

Copywriting is such a boring task, isn’t it? Don’t worry with the text scanner feature transcribing is as easy as it gets. Just scan a physical document and moto g6 will convert it into text which can be copied and edited in no time.

Face unlock

Skip the tiring password typing by looking at your phone and unlocking it. Need I say more?

It comes with a 3000 mah nonremovable battery. Along comes, the turbosupercharger(USB c type), get hours of the battery within minutes of charging.

Considering design it is compact and well built and measures 154.50 x 72.30 x 8.30 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 167.00 grams.

As far as the connectivity is concerned it’s a dual sim phone with both slots for nano sim and 4g support in India. Other connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth. It features various sensors including Compass/ Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, and Gyroscope. It comes with a standard 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Other smart features include smart gestures such as quick screenshot, one button nav, chop twice for the torch, twist for quick capture, swipe to shrink the screen, pick up to stop ringing, flip for do not disturb.

Voice control features such as google assistant and moto voice. Device sync that is Cross Share software compatible

Specifications:-
NETWORK
Technology
GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
LAUNCH
Announced   2018, April
Status            Available.
Released 2018, April
BODY Dimensions
153.8 x 72.3 x 8.3 mm (6.06 x 2.85 x 0.33 in)
Weight
167 g (5.89 oz)
Build
Front/back glass, aluminum frame
SIM
Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
 – Splash resistant
DISPLAY
Type   IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size
5.7 inches, 83.8 cm2 (~75.4% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution
1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~424 ppi density)
Multitouch
Yes
Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 3
PLATFORM   O
S          Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Chipset
Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450
CPU
Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
GPU
Adreno 506
MEMORY
Card Slot
microSD, up to 256 GB
Internal
64 GB, 4 GB RAM or 32 GB, 3 GB RAM
CAMERA
Primary          Dual: 12 MP (f/1.8) + 5 MP (f/2.2), phase detection autofocus, dual-LED dual-tone flash, check quality
Features
Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, auto-HDR
Video
1080p@60/30fps, check quality
Secondary
8 MP (f/2.2), LED flash, 1080p
SOUND
Alert types
Vibration;
MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker
Yes
3.5mm jack
Yes
 – Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– Dolby Audio
COMMS
WLAN            Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth
4.2, A2DP, LE, EDR
GPS
Yes,
 with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC
Yes (Europe model)
Radio FM radio
USB
2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
FEATURES
Sensors
Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Messaging
SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser
HTML5
– Fast battery charging 15W
– MP3/AAC+/WAV/Flac player
– MP4/H.264 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
BATTERY
Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
MISC  Colors Deep Indigo, Silver, Blush, Black
Price
About 250 EUR
TESTS Performance
Basemark OS II: 1249 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 1136
Basemark X: 9883
Display
Contrast ratio: 1090:1 (nominal), 3.448 (sunlight)
Camera
Photo / Video
Loudspeaker
Voice 81dB / Noise 75dB / Ring 83dB
Audio quality
Noise -88.5dB / Crosstalk -88.8dB
Battery life
Endurance rating 64h

Moto G6 Play

LAUNCH
Announced   2018, April
Status            Available.
Released 2018, May
BODY Dimensions
154.4 x 72.2 x 9 mm (6.08 x 2.84 x 0.35 in)
Weight
175 g (6.17 oz)
SIM
Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
            – Splash resistant
DISPLAY
Type
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size
5.7 inches, 83.8 cm2 (~75.2% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution
720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~282 ppi density)
Multitouch
Yes
Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass (unspecified version)
PLATFORM   OS
Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Chipset
Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430
Qualcomm MSM8920 Snapdragon 427 – USA
CPU
Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53
Quad-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 – USA
GPU
Adreno 505
Adreno 308 – USA
MEMORY
Card slot        microSD, up to 256 GB
Internal         32 GB, 3 RAM or 16 GB, 2 GB RAM
CAMERA
Primary          13 MP (f/2.0, 1.12µm), phase detection autofocus, LED flash, check quality
Features
Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
Video 1080p@30fps, check quality
Secondary
8 MP, LED flash, 1080p or 5 MP, LED flash, 1080p – USA
SOUND
Alert types    Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker
Yes
3.5mm jack
Yes
            – Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– Dolby Audio
COMMS
WLAN            Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot – USA
Bluetooth
4.2, A2DP, LE, EDR
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC
Yes (Europe)
Radio FM radio
USB
microUSB 2.0
FEATURES
Sensors          Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity
Messaging    SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser         HTML5
            – Fast battery charging 10W or 15W
– MP3/AAC+/WAV/Flac player
– MP4/H.264 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer
BATTERY
Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery
MISC  Colors Deep Indigo, Silver, Flash Gray, Gold
Price   About 200 EUR
TESTS Performance
Basemark OS II: 994 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 922
Basemark X: 7620
Display
Contrast ratio: 1404 (nominal), 3.419 (sunlight)
Camera          Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 66dB / Noise 70dB / Ring 76dB
Audio quality            Noise -89.0dB / Crosstalk -87.3dB
Battery life
Endurance rating 92h

The Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play is currently available on Flipkart

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Ayush Chandra
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