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Motorola's budget Moto G4 seriesMoto US via Twitter

Motorola has confirmed to launch the new budget model Moto G4 in India next week.

Last month, Motorola unveiled Moto G4 Plus and Moto G4 on May 17 in New Delhi. The company released the former model in two variants – 2GB RAM + 16GB storage and 3GB RAM + 32GB storage configurations – for Rs. 13,499 and Rs. 14,999, respectively, on the very next day, but promised to roll out generic model in June.

Now, as promised, Motorola has announced via Twitter that the Moto G4 will be made available on June 22 exclusively via Amazon India like the G4 Plus variant. The price of the device is expected to be announced on Wednesday.

Both Moto G4 Plus and Moto G4 share most of the specifications. The key differentiating factors between the two models is that the former houses a fingerprint sensor on the home button and superior 16MP primary camera with laser autofocus on the back, whereas the latter features a 13MP snapper on the back and it lacks biometric security sensor. Rest of specifications remains same in the both the devices.

Moto G4 India release date revealedMoto India (@Moto_IND) via Twitter

They sport a 5.5-inch full HD display with Gorilla Glass 3 shield and runs Android Marshmallow OS, Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 octa-core processor, and a 3000mAh battery with Turbo charger.

Stay tuned for more updates.

Key specifications of Moto G4 and G4 Plus:

Models Moto G4 Moto G4 Plus
Display 5.5-inch full HD (1920x1080p) display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 shield
  • Pixel density: 401 ppi (pixels per inch)
5.5-inch full HD (1920x1080p) display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 shield
  • Pixel density: 401 ppi (pixels per inch)
OS Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon (MSM8952) 617 octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon (MSM8952) 617 octa-core
GPU Adreno 405 Adreno 405
RAM 2GB 2GB/3GB
Storage 16GB, expandable up to 128GB 16GB/32GB, expandable up to 128GB
Camera
  • Main: 13MP camera with dual LED flash, auto HDR, PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus)
  • Front: 5MP camera with wide-angle lens
  • Main: 16MP camera with OmniVision Pure Cel Plus sensor, PDAF (Phase Detection Auto Focus), dual-LED flash, professional mode, auto HDR and more
  • Front: 5MP camera with wide-angle lens
Battery 3000mAh with Turbo charger, where in 15 minutes of charging can make the phone run for 6 hours 3000mAh with Turbo charger, where in 15 minutes of charging can make the phone run for 6 hours
Network 4G-LTE with VoLTE (Voice-over-LTE) 4G-LTE with VoLTE (Voice-over-LTE)
Add-ons Dual-SIM slots, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, micro USB port, FM Radio Fingerprint sensor, Dual-SIM slots, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, micro USB port, FM Radio
Colours black and white black and white
Price ----------
  • 2GB RAM + 16GB storage: Rs. 13,499
  • 3GB RAM + 32GB storage: Rs. 14,999
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