Last month, Motorola unveiled a new series of budget smartphones, the Moto C and the Moto C Plus. The smartphones were expected to hit the Indian shores in June and right on cue, the Moto C is now available. The smartphone is priced at Rs 5,999, and it will be available at stores across India. Buyers will be able to choose from two color options — Pearl White and Starry Black. Also Read - Lenovo K13 seems to be a rebranded Moto G10: Take a lookAlso Read - Moto G60S, G50 5G and Edge 20 Lite coming soon: More Motorola midrange phones for 2021?
Talking about design, the Moto C features a micro-textured back, and the overall design language is very similar to the Moto M. The Moto C comes with the capacitive touch buttons on the front, a circular camera module on the rear, and Moto branding placed below it. The speaker grille is placed on the rear end, the power button and volume rocker are on the right. The 3.5mm audio jack along with the USB port are placed on the top.
Moto C specifications, features
The Moto C features a 5-inch FWVGA display with 854 480 pixels resolution, and it is powered by a 1.1GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6580M processor paired with 1GB RAM, and 8GB internal storage. On the software front, the Moto C runs on Android 7.0 Nougat.
The Moto C features a 5-megapixel rear camera with auto-focus, LED flash. Other features include Burstmode, Panorama, HDR, beautification mode. It can also record 720p videos @30fps. The front camera is 2-megapixels with fixed focus. The smartphone packs a removable 2,350mAh battery. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and Bluetooth 4.2. ALSO READ: YU Yureka Black to Xiaomi Redmi 4: Top 10 budget Android smartphones with a fingerprint sensor
At this price range, the Moto C will face tough competition from a host of devices, especially the Xiaomi Redmi 4A. Priced at Rs 5,999, the smartphone comes with features like 5-inch HD (720p) IPS display, Snapdragon 435 octa-core SoC, 16GB storage, and 2GB of RAM. Other features include a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and phase detection auto-focus (PDAF) support, 5-megapixel selfie snapper, 4,100mAh battery.