Lenovo-owned Motorola Mobility earlier this week launched its new budget smartphone, the Moto C Plus. Priced at Rs 6,999, Moto C Plus went on sale online today via official e-commerce channel of Flipkart. Now, Moto C Plus has reportedly become the fastest selling Motorola phone on Flipkart with 100 units sold per second. Also Read - Motorola Defy 2021 rugged phone with 48MP camera, IP68 rating announcedAlso Read - Motorola Edge 2021 series to get 108-megapixel main camera as standard
According to the numbers revealed by Flipkart, the Moto C Plus smartphone was sold out in just first seven minutes during the first sale in the country. ‘The entire stock on Flipkart was sold out within 7 minutes of the sale opening, selling at a bristling rate of 100 units per second! With over half a million unique visitors to the product page on Flipkart, the sale saw the highest ever intent in a Motorola smartphone,’ says the Indian e-commerce giant. Also Read - Samsung and LG confirm presence at in-person CES 2022
Moto C Plus was scheduled to go on sale today at 12 PM and it went out of stock quickly. Notably, Lenovo has already announced that only a limited number of Moto C Plus units will go on sale, so we do not know how many of the smartphones were actually sold during today’s sale. However, those who missed out on owning the budget smartphone today can log on to Flipkart on June 22, that is when the Moto C Plus will going on open sale. ALSO READ: Moto C Plus hands-on and first impressions
Moto C Plus features and specifications
The Moto C Plus has a 5-inch IPS HD (720p) display and is powered by a 1.35Ghz quad-core MediaTek MT6737 chipset. The smartphone comes with 2GB of RAM, paired with 16GB of onboard storage which is further expandable up to 32GB via microSD Slot. It also houses a mammoth 4,000 mAh removable battery, accompanied with company’s trademark Rapid Charger for fast charging.
For photography, the smartphone features an 8-megapixel primary camera with two LED flash. It also has a 2-megapixel selfie camera with LED flash as well. In terms of the connectivity, Moto C Plus offers 2 nano SIM slot, 4G, VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth. The smartphone comes in three color variants Black, White, and Gold.