Welcome new Moto! The new Moto G has been launched in India today and will be available in two storage variants 8GB and 16GB, both also comes with a slight spec variations in terms of RAM. To be sold exclusively on Flipkart, they go on sale at midnight today.
The price of the 8GB is Rs 11,999 and the 16GB variant is tad more at Rs 12,999. The 8GB variant features a 1GB of RAM while the 16GB gets a 2GB RAM. The other specifications remain the same. The Moto G (third-generation) has a 5-inch display with a 720p resolution (packing a 294 ppi) strengthened with a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection.
Powering the devices is a 1.4GHz Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor paired with Adreno 306 GPU and it runs on runs on plain Android 5.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box. There is an microSD card slot for storage expansion. The new Moto G supports LTE / 4G.
The camera specs includes a 13-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front camera. The company claims the rear camera is as good as we have seen in Nexus 6. A 2,470mAh battery is included, which the company claims is good enough for up to 24 hours of mixed usage.
Moto G also comes with IPx7 certification, which makes it resistant to water. It weighs 155 grams and has a curved body with the least thickness at the edge being 6.1 mm and 11.6mm at the max at the middle.
Moto G (third -generation) launch day offers
Motorola has attractive launch day offers but most are for the first 100 buyers. These include 100 percent cashback for 100 buyers, a Moto 360 at only Rs 1 for 100 buyers, Rs 600 off on Flipkart fashion and 33 percent off on Myntra. The other launch offers include free Airtel 4G SIM, free Wynk Plus subscription and double data offer from Airtel for six months.