Yesterday at an event in Delhi, Motorola launched the Moto E (2015). It is priced at Rs 6,999 — same as what the Moto E was launched at last year — and the smartphone has gone on sale via Flipkart. Motorola and Flipkart have also announced a bunch of launch day offers for the Moto E (2015). Buyers will be entitled to six months of unlimited music downloads with Saavn Pro, as well as get Rs 200 discount on buying the Teewe HDMI Streaming Media player. Additionally, buyers will also get Rs 250 off on purchase of lifestyle products on Flipkart worth Rs 1,000 or more, and an extra 10 percent off on Citron personal care appliances and ceiling fans. Lastly, buyers will also get a free Olacabs ride worth Rs 100, and Rs 300 cashback when they recharge their Ola Money wallet. Flipkart is also offering EMI schemes with the Moto E (2015) starting as low as Rs 340 per month. Also Read - Phones launching in India this week: Vivo X70 series, Mi 11 Lite NE 5G, Samsung Galaxy M52 5G, and more
Motorola launched the new Moto E towards the end of last month in both 3G and LTE variants. But at the moment, the company has only brought the former to India. As per reports, Motorola is said to be planning on bringing the LTE variant to the country sometime in May. To compete against the likes of the Yu Yureka and the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G, the Moto E 4G (2015) will be priced in the sub-Rs 10,000 region. Also Read - Motorola Edge 20 Pro India launch on October 1: Expected price, specifications and more
As far as the specifications are concerned, the Moto E (2015) flaunts a 4.5-inch qHD (960×540 pixels) display, and is powered by a 1.2GHz Snapdragon 200 quad-core processor paired with Adreno 302 GPU and 1GB of RAM. Also included is 8GB internal storage, which can be further expanded using a microSD card. Also Read - Motorola Edge 20 Pro India launch date teased on Flipkart: Expected price in India, specs
The smartphone also includes a 5-megapixel auto focus rear camera, VGA front-facing camera, and a 2,390mAh battery, which the company claims is 20 percent more efficient than its predecessor. Connectivity options include dual-SIM, 3G support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and on the software front, it runs on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop out-of-the-box.