Review: Moto C

Review: Moto C

By Udit Agarwal

Lenovo Smartphone brand Moto has launched the Moto C in India at the price of Rs. 5,999, and it will be available across all the offline retailers across over the 100 cities in India. It will be available in two color options of Pearl White and Starry Black in the India The Moto C was launched last month and was made available in two variants – the 3G version starting at EUR 89 which is roughly Rs. 6,200 with 1GB RAM/8GB storage, and a 4G option starting at EUR 99 which is roughly Rs. 6,900 with 1GB RAM/8GB storage. In India, the company has launched a brand new variant with 1GB RAM, 16GB inbuilt storage, 4G VoLTE support, and dual-SIM (Micro-SIM) card slots.

The smartphone is seen sporting capacitive navigation buttons, with no fingerprint scanner either at the front or back. The speaker grille is placed at the back of the Moto C, while the 3.5mm audio jack sits on the top edge just along the Micro-USB port. The camera sits at the back of the smartphone in a ring shaped module with the flash. The Motorola batwing logo sits at the back as well, in the centre. As for specifications, the Moto C runs on the Android version 7.0 Nougat and features a 5-inch FWVGA (480x854 pixels) display. The smartphone is powered by a 1.1GHz MediaTek MT6737M quad-core Cortex-A53 SoC with just 1GB of RAM. The smartphone storage can be further extended further via microSD card of up to 32GB.

Moto C camera sports a 5-megapixel rear sensor with 1.4-micron pixels, 74-degree field of view, fixed focus, an LED flash, and 720p video recording. In the front, there is a 2-megapixel shooter with 1-micron pixels, a 63-degree field of view, fixed focus, and an LED flash. The Moto C sports a 2350mAh battery which is removable. The dimensions are at 145.5x73.6x9mm, and the smartphone weighs 154 grams.