Lenovo-owned Motorola has come up with a new budget smartphone in its Moto E series – the Motorola E6. The company has announced the new successor to its earlier released Moto E5 smartphone in the US. The Moto E6 smartphone comes in a single storage variant and is available from $149.99 (Rs 10,360 approx.). The device is available in Starry Black and Navy Blue color variants. The new budget phone from Motorola looks and appears too familiar when it comes to design – it has big chunky bezels on the top and bottom of the display, and significant side bezels can also be noticed.
The Moto E6 features a 5.5-inch HD+ IPS LCD display, which the company calls it Max Vision display. It achieves an aspect ratio of 18:9 with 296ppi (pixel density). The device is enclosed in a polycarbonate body design, which is said to be a water repellent design with a P2i nano-coating that could save the phone from some water spills. Under the hood, the new Moto E6 packs in an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor with Adreno 505 GPU. It is followed by 2GB of RAM and only 16GB of internal storage. Regardless, there is expandable storage option for up to 256GB via microSD card.
As for the cameras, the Moto E6 comes with a 13MP primary rear camera sensor with an aperture of f/2.0 with PDAF. It comes with additional features that include — 8x digital zoom, auto HDR, portrait mode, panorama and also integrates Google Lens feature as well. For video, the rear camera is capable of recording of up to 1080p@30fps. Upfront, the Moto E6 packs in a 5MP selfie shooter with f/2.0 aperture, which also has a bunch of features, auto HDR, Face beauty, portrait mode, for instance.
The connectivity options for the Moto E6 device include – Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, no NFC, GPS, FM Radio and 3.5mm headphone jack as well. And, lastly, the new Moto E6 is powered by a non-removable 3000mAh battery, which can be charged with micro USB 2.0 port via included 5W charger. The new budget smartphone from Motorola — the Moto E6 ships with Android 9.0 Pie out-of-the-box. Stay connected to PhoneRadar for more such interesting updates.