Motorola is on a smartphone launching spree. Already cashing in on the success of Nexus 6 Motorola is in high spirits. Moto E 2nd Generation is a successor to last year’s successful Moto E which became popular in mid-range segment. Looks like Moto E 2nd Gen is going to repeat the success and going to ring some bells again as it comes in two variants 3G and LTE. Continuing their exclusive partnership with Flipkart, Moto E 2nd Gen is coming to Flipkart , come March 10.
Moto E 2nd Gen, features Gorilla Glass 3 protection, a 4.5 inch IPS LCD qHD display with a screen resolution of 540 X 960 pixels with a screen density of 245 PPI. Considering the small size of the display the resolution will be descent enough but it have been nice altogether had it sported a HD display. With a screen to body ratio of 64% Moto E 2nd Gen, is splash resistant which is kind of added advantage. It runs Android Lollipop out of the box.
Moto E 2nd Gen LTE variant is powered by a 64-bit, 1.2 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor whereas the Moto E 3G variant features a 1.2 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor. It is slightly on the downside as new crop of smartphones are featuring blazing fast processors in the same price segment.
Both variants bring on board 1 GB ram with built-in memory of 8 GB which can be further expanded to 32 GB with micro SD card. Weighing only 145 grams the phone sports a 5 MP Auto Focus rear camera which is capable of recording HD videos but lacks LED flash, and VGA camera at the front. It packs a 2390 mAh battery unit underneath. Considering the screen size and resolution battery will give you enough juice to carry out your daily jobs without hiccups. Moto E 2nd Gen will be available in black and white colors.
Packing an array of connectivity features like 3G/4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth,GPS and GLONASS. While the 4G variant is priced at $149 so it will cost you around Rs. 9300 and the 3G variant is priced at a much lesser $119, approx Rs 7,430. It will compete with the likes of Xiaomi Redmi 2 which comes around the same price with much better specifications.