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Motorola launches entry-level Android smartphones Moto C, Moto C Plus

20 May, 2017, 05:39 | Author: Nadine Todd
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The Moto C will cost £89.99 on Tesco, Carphone, O2 and from Motorola's site, touting a 2350mAh battery, which the company says will be enough to get most tasks done without reaching for a charger. These are not Flagships, nor are they extremely capable midrange devices, they are affordable, suitable for those needing a phone but not wanting or needing the bells and whistles.

The Moto C Plus features a 5-inch 720 x 1280 HD resolution display and is powered by a more powerful 64-bit MediaTek MT6737 quad-core chipset clocked at 1.3 GHz.

Motorola will soon dump an alphabet soup on the the smartphone market.

The Moto C and C Plus are nearly the same, with a few variations under the hood, among them the battery capacity. Sporting a 5-inch FWVGA display, Moto C runs on Android 7.0 Nougat, the phone has a long-lasting battery of 2350 mAh. The major highlight of the device will be a massive 5,000mAh battery, which might give a stiff competition to other manufacturers offering big battery smartphones. For taking pictures, there's a 5MP rear camera with LED flash and 2MP front camera with LED flash. The larger phone will also be available in the same Metallic Cherry, Pearl White, Fine Gold, or Starry Black colours. The smartphone flaunts an 8MP rear camera with LED flash and ƒ/2.2 aperture. The phones are offered at a starting price of €119 with 1GB RAM coupled with 16GB internal storage. Both come with 5.5-inch displays and support for Moto Mods. The phone will run on the latest Android 7.1.1 and will support connectivity option including 4G/LTE, / LTE, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC (optional), WLAN 802.11 a / b / g / n and Global Positioning System.

There are budget smartphones and then there are the new Lenovo Moto C and Moto C Plus handsets. In the Moto C series, two handsets namely Moto C and Moto C Plus are expected in the nest few months. The bigger 5.5-inch Moto C Plus will also come with a better HD screen resolution, while the 5-inch Moto C will have its resolution limited to 574×480 pixels. The Moto X4 rumored specs are 4GB of RAM, 32GB or 64GB of storage and the new Snapdragon 660 processor.

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