Motorola just launched Moto 1s in China. It’s a budget smartphone that bears a lot of similarities to the MotoG6. One of the key features of the Moto 1s is the dual-rear camera setup, that features the same circular housing, seen on other Motorola smartphones. The phone comes with a 5.7-inch display and runs on the Snapdragon 450 SoC.
At the moment, the phone is only available in China through Lenovo’s online shop and Motorola stores. The phone is priced at the RMB 1,499 (approximately Rs 15,900) and comes in two color variants, called Victoria Blue and Charlotte Powder. There has been no word about an Indian launch or pricing.
Moto 1s specifications and features
The Moto 1s features a 5.7-inch full HD+ (1080 x 2160) IPS display, with an aspect ratio of 18:9. The smartphone runs a Snapdragon 450 octa-core SoC, which offers clock speeds of 1.8GHz. Along with 4GB of RAM, the phone also packs 64GB of internal storage, with the option to expand it up to 128GB, via an microSD card.
The dual-rear camera setup carries a 12-megapixel primary sensor and 5-megapixel secondary sensor, which offers Bokeh mode. The front-facing camera comes with an 8-megapixel sensor, which features an f/1.8 aperture and is also coupled with an LED flash for taking selfies in low light situations.
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The fingerprint sensor underneath the camera has a P2i nano splash-proof coating, which makes it dust and water resistant. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS and a USB Type-C port. The Moto 1s packs a 3,000 mAh battery that supports Turbo charging and runs Android 8.1 Oreo OS.