Motorola sure seems to have a lot on its plate right now. While it has already launched the Moto G5 and G5 Plus, rumor mills suggest there are more smartphones in the pipeline across different price segments. These rumored devices include the Moto E4, Moto X (2017), and Moto Z2. The Lenovo-backed company is also working on an affordable smartphone segment, and two devices set for launch are the Moto C and the Moto C Plus. Also Read - Moto G Stylus 5G launched with Snapdragon 480 SoC: Check price, specificationsAlso Read - Best camera phones under Rs 10,000 in June: Moto G10 Power, Redmi 9 Prime and more
We already have a fair idea on what to expect from the upcoming Moto smartphones courtesy of various leaks. Now a set of leaked photos give us a glimpse at what these devices will look like. Let s start off with the Moto C and Moto C Plus.
Moto C and Moto C Plus
While we already have come across leaked specifications, OnLeaks has put out some renders of what is said to be the new Moto C and Moto C Plus. Based on the renders, the Moto C is said to be thicker than the Plus variant. Another notable difference between the two smartphones is the camera bulge. Apart from this, both smartphones come with common design features like capacitive navigation-buttons, camera module with flash, power and volume buttons on the right hand side, a rear loud speaker, and a front-facing LED-flash. One thing worth mentioning is that fingerprint scanner is missing from both the smartphones.
As per leakster Evan Blass, both Moto C and Moto C Plus will run on Android 7.0 Nougat. Sporting a 5-inch display, the Moto C Plus has been tipped to come with an HD screen resolution at 720×1280 pixels, but Moto C is expected to come with a FWVGA screen resolution display. Both the upcoming Moto smartphones have been tipped to sport quad-core MediaTek processors. The 3G variant of Moto C is expected to come with a 32-bit processor clocked at 1.3GHz, the Moto C Plus will reportedly feature 64-bit version with the same clock speed. The 4G variant of Moto C has been suggested to come with 64-bit architecture but come with a clock speed of 1.1GHz.
While both Moto C variants are said to come with 1GB of RAM, the Moto C Plus could feature 2GB of RAM. Coming to the storage, the Moto C Plus has been tipped to come with 16GB of built-in storage, while the Moto C is expected to offer either 8GB or 16GB storage. However, both smartphones are expected to come with expandable storage via microSD card.
On the camera front, the Moto C might come with a 5-megapixel rear camera with flash, while up front there is likely to be a 2-megapixel snapper with flash support. The Moto C Plus, on the other hand, is expected to come with an 8-megapixel rear snapper. As for battery, the Moto C is expected to feature a 2,350mAh unit, while the Moto C Plus is expected to come with a 4,000mAh unit.
Moto E4 has been in news, not because it is the successor to last year s Moto E3, but because it is anticipated to come with 4,000mAh battery. OnLeaks has again shared photos of the Moto E4, and the smartphone seems to have got a major design change. The smartphone will come with antenna bands running at the top and bottom. Also seen is a textured back panel, with a camera module, and the Motorola logo below it. Up front you have the selfie camera, an LED-flash, and a capsule-shaped fingerprint sensor embedded into the home button. The power button and volume keys are place on the right hand side.
From what we already know, the Moto E4 will feature a 5-inch FWVGA display offering resolution of 854 480 pixels. The smartphone will be powered by a MediaTek MT6737M processor. The smartphone is available in different RAM variants of 1GB, 2GB, 3GB and 4GB with the same storage of 16GB. The latest leak says that the Moto E4 will be armed with a 2,300mAh battery. The Moto E4 would run on Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box. The connectivity options on the Moto E4 include dual-SIM support, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.2 and Wi-Fi.
Next in line is the Moto Z2. While Moto Z successor was anticipated to be called as Moto Z (2017), recent leaks hint at the Moto Z2 nomenclature. The leaked renders, shared by OnLeaks, hint at a design that is very similar to last year s Moto Z. Some of the changes however include a dual-LED flash in the front, and a dual-camera at the back. While most of the details are missing, we expect the smartphone to be powered by a Snapdragon 835 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM. The smartphone would run on Android 7.1.1 Nougat out-of-the-box. Apart from that, there are also rumors about modular capabilities, and an iris scanner for biometric authentication.
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