Motorola will launch the Moto E3 smartphone in India on September 19 and it will go on sale later this month, claim recent media reports.
The Moto E3 was unveiled in July and it was stated by the company that it will be released sometime in September. While the pricing of the Moto E3 in India is not revealed, it is likely to be priced below Rs. 7,000 as the previous generation Moto E was priced at Rs. 6,999.
Lenovo has also showcased the Moto E3 smartphone at the ongoing IFA 2016 tech show. The device will definitely create a buzz in the Indian market once it is launched as it will be priced reasonably despite packing decent specs.
To recap on specs, the Moto E3 is given a 5-inch HD 720p display protected with Gorilla Glass 3 and an oleophobic coating for smudge resistance. It is equipped with a quad-core MediaTek processor coupled with 1 GB RAM and 8 GB storage that can be expanded up to 32 GB. There is an 8 MP main snapper and a 5 MP selfie shooter as well. The device runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow and it features a non-removable 2,800 mAh battery.
Take a look at the potential rivals that the Moto E3 will compete with in the Indian market from here.
Xiaomi Redmi 3s
The Xiaomi Redmi 3s boasts a 5-inch HD IPS display and it employs an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage. The device is also available in a Prime variant with 3 GB RAM, 32 GB internal storage and a fingerprint sensor. There is expandable storage support up to 128 GB. Running on Android Marshmallow, the device has a 13 MP rear camera with PDAF, LED Flash and f/2.0 aperture, and a 5 MP front-facing camera and f/2.2 aperture. The other aspects include 4G LTE and a 4,100 mAh.
Samsung Galaxy On5 Pro
The smartphone sports a 5-inch HD display and it is powered by a 1.3 GHz Exynos 3475 quad-core processor paired with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage, which is expandable up to 128GB using a micro SD card. There is an 8 MP main camera with LED flash, f/2.2 aperture, and a front facing 5 MP camera with f/2.2 aperture, and a 2,600 mAh battery. Connectivity options include 4G support on both SIM cards.
Lenovo Vibe K5
Lenovo Vibe K5 features a metallic design and it is given a 5-inch IPS display carrying an HD 720p resolution. There is a 1.4 GHz octa-core Snapdragon 415 processor under its hood with Adreno 405 graphics and 2 GB RAM. It has 16 GB storage capacity that can be expanded up to 32 GB with a micro SD card slot. Vibe K5 runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system topped with Vibe UI and it features a 13 MP main snapper with LED flash and a 5 MP front-facer. Other goodies on board include 4G LTE, Bluetooth, GPS, Wi-Fi, dual-SIM support and a 2,750 mAh battery.
Coolpad Note 3 Lite
Coolpad Note 3 Lite is bestowed with a 5-inch HD display and uses a MediaTek MT6735 64-bit quad-core processor paired with 3 GB of RAM. It comes with 16GB of internal storage and supports expandable storage support as well. There is a 13 MP main snapper with f/2.0 aperture and LED flash and a 5 MP selfie snapper as well. Other goodies onboard include a 2,500 mAh battery, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, USB OTG, CoolUI 6.0 based on Android Lollipop and a fingerprint scanner.
Yu Yunique Plus
The Yu Yunique Plus features a 4.7-inch HD display with Gorilla Glass 3 protection. It has a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor and uses 2 GB RAM and 8 GB of internal storage, which is further expandable up to 32 GB. The device sports an 8 MP rear camera with LED flash, auto-focus and f/2.0 aperture. There is a 2 MP selfie camera comes with front-focus and 83 degree wide angle lens. It runs on stock Android Lollipop 5.1 and supports 4G. There is a 2,000 mAh battery that gives enough juice to the phone.