Lenovo-backed Motorola launched its new Moto E3 Power smartphone in India earlier this week on September 19. In just one day since it went on sale on Flipkart, the company has managed to sell 100,000 units of the smartphone. Motorola India s country head Amit Boni announced the milestone on Twitter, calling it a history and record breaking spree. The Moto E3 Power is an affordable Android smartphone priced at Rs 7,999, and available via Flipkart. The e-commerce site is also offering EMI offers on paying via credit cards. Also Read - Lenovo Legion 5 Pro launches with Ryzen 5000 CPU, brings Legion Ultimate Support serviceAlso Read - Best gaming laptops under Rs 1,00,000 in India: MSI GP65 Leopard, Dell G5 and more
The numbers are pretty impressive considering the competition in the affordable price segment. The Moto E3 Power competes with the likes of Xiaomi Redmi 3s Prime and Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus, both of which are priced at Rs 8,999 and Rs 8,499 respectively. At the time of filing this story, the Moto E3 Power was out of stock on Flipkart. As the name suggests, the Moto E3 Power comes with a 3,500mAh battery with Turbo Charging feature. Motorola says the battery is good enough to last for the entire day and even 15 minutes of charging can offer battery life of up to five hours. Also Read - Best laptops under Rs 50,000 in India in July 2021: Mi Notebook 14, Acer Aspire 3, more
Motorola has also launched the fourth generation Moto G4, Moto G4 Plus and Moto G4 Play smartphones in India, all placed between Rs 8,999 to Rs 14,499 price range. The Moto E3 Power and Moto G4-series smartphones feature 4G VoLTE support for HD voice calling, and water repellant nano-coating, making the smartphones splash resistant. This means the smartphones can survive accidental splash of water or light rains. ALSO READ: Moto E3 Power hands-on and first impressions
Moto E3 Power specifications
The smartphone features a 5-inch IPS HD (1280×720 pixels) display. It is powered by MediaTek s MT6735p quad-core processor (four Cortex-A53 cores) clocked at 1GHz and paired with 2GB of RAM. With 16GB onboard storage, a microSD card slot for further expansion up to 32GB is also present. ALSO READ: Motorola Moto E3 Power vs Xiaomi Redmi 3s Prime vs Lenovo Vibe K5 Plus: Price, specifications and features compared
On the photography front, the Moto E3 Power is equipped with an 8-megapixel rear camera with auto-focus and LED flash. The camera also features modes like burst, HDR, Panorama and tap-to-focus. Up front is a 5-megapixel selfie camera for video calling and selfies.
In terms of connectivity, the smartphone includes dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE with VoLTE support for HD voice calling, Wi-Fi 802.11n, Bluetooth 4.0 LE and GPS. On the software front, the Moto E3 Power boots Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow out-of-the-box. ALSO READ: Moto E3 Power vs Moto G4 Play: Which budget Motorola smartphone should you buy?