The Motorola Moto E4, which was officially launched last month along with Moto E4 Plus, now goes on sale in Indian market. Although Motorola has not announced the release of the Moto E4 in the country, retailers across India have started selling the device. According to a video on Twitter posted by Mumbai-based retailer Mahesh Telecom, the smartphone will have the retail price of Rs.8,999 (around $139). However, the actual market-operating price will even be slightly lower. Although there is no info on the official announcement, we do hope Motorola India to announce the details for both the Moto E4 and the Moto E4 Plus soon.
Unlike previous Motorola budget smartphones, the new Moto E4 features a premium metal body and a fingerprint sensor placed on the front embedded the Home button. The Moto E4 sports a 5-inch Full Lamination HD display with a decent 70% NTSC color gamut coverage. Protecting the screen is a 2.5D curved glass on top, similarly most other current smartphones on the market. The Moto E4 runs on the MediaTek’s MT6737 quad-core chipset, clocked at 1.3 GHz, paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of expendable storage.
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Although it’s an entry-level smartphone, the Moto E4’s camera is quite decent. The phone sports an 8MP main camera with an f/2.2 aperture lens, while on the front is a 5MP fixed focus snapper paired to an f/2.2 aperture lens. There is also a dedicated LED flash both on the front and at the back in low-light conditions. Other connectivity features include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 Low Energy, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, and 4G VoLTE. Keep all features working well is a 2800mAh removable battery with the fast charging support. The Moto E4 also supports Dual SIM and features a water-repellant coating as well, making it resistant to liquid damage. In terms of software, Moto E4 is shipped with Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS out of the box, offering a nearly stock Google Android experience. The phone currently goes on sale in two color options, including Iron Grey and Fine Gold.