Official: Motorola announces Moto C and Moto C Plus Smartphones
Lenovo’s wholly owned subsidiary, Motorola has officially announced the launch of its new low tier smartphones – the Moto C and Moto C Plus. Both devices boots Android 7.0 Nougat OS and comes in up to four colour options – Fine Gold, Metallic Cherry, Pearl White and Starry Black.
Sporting a micro-textured back cover, the duo are powered by a quad-core Mediatek processor and feature a front 2MP selfie camera, however, the Moto C Plus is backed by a huge 4,000mAh battery which should last up to 30 hours on a single charge while the Moto C has a lasting 2,350mAh battery.
The main ‘C’ feature a 5-inch (854 x 480 pixels) FWVGA display, 1GB of RAM, 8GB built-in storage space, microSD card slot up to 32GB, and a rear 5MP camera with Fixed Focus & LED flash. It is available in either 3G or 4G connectivity options, and some countries will get the Dual SIM (Micro SIM) option.
Motorola says the ‘C Plus’ is fitted with a bigger display and camera than the Moto C, however, various outlet confirm a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD display, rear facing 8MP FF camera with LED flash, 1GB or 2GB of RAM, Dual SIM (Nano SIM), 4G support and 16GB built-in storage space (also expandable up to 32GB).
The Moto C and C Plus will arrive by Spring in various countries across Asia Pacific, Europe and Latin America. The Moto C (3G version) starts at EUR 89 while the 4G version starts at EUR 99. The Moto C Plus starts at EUR 119 for the entry-level.