As opposed to popular rumors that Motorola will announce two smartphones and a smartwatch, Motorola has unveiled only one smartphone, the third-gen Moto G, at an event today in India.
The third-gen Moto G smartphone has been priced at Rs 11,999 and will be available exclusively on Flipkart.
It boasts of a 5-inch HD scratch-resistant display with 294ppi that spans edge to edge. Under its hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor with 1.4 GHz quad-core CPU.
The 4G LTE Moto G smartphone is powered by the newer Android Lollipop 5.1 and features a 13 megapixel rear camera with new CCT dual LED flash. It is combined with a 5 megapixel front snapper that offers wide 72 degree field of view.
Some of the new features in the latest Moto G include: Moto Display- for quick and discrete preview of notifications even in locked screen mode; Quick Capture- to quickly capture images by twisting your wrist twice, twisting twice again launches the front camera; and Chop Twice that launches the flashlight with a quick flick of the wrist.
The third-gen Moto G is water resistant and will be available in White and Black color options. Users also have the option to customize the new Moto G with 10 different Motorola shells and 5 flip shells which are available in a variety of colors and materials. It comes in two variants – 8GB storage with 1GB RAM at Rs 11,999 and 16GB storage with 2GB RAM at Rs 12,999. The phone will go on sale from midnight on Flipkart.