Lenovo's rumoured budget smartphone Moto C series has been spotted on telecommunication certification website, hinting that the launch of the device is just around corner.
Lenovo's device bearing model number: XT1750, understood to be the generic Moto C variant, has been granted certification from Bluetooth.org and in the description section, it mentions device comes with MediaTek host software.
Usually, mobile phones get these kind of approvals (from FCC, TENAA, Wi-Fi Alliance and Bluetooth.org, among others) just weeks before the official launch. If history is taken has any indication, Moto C series is expected to break covers in a month or two.
Lenovo Moto C series: What we know so far
As per latest reports, Lenovo's intends to bring Moto C in two variants, one a generic Moto C and another C Plus.
Both the phones are said to sport identical design language. They will come with 5.0-inch display having front-camera with dedicated LED flash on the top and a speaker in between them.
On the back, they are expected to feature a big circular camera module with iconic batwing Moto logo similar to the recently launched Moto G5 series.But, to cut the cost, the shell on their back are most likely to be made of plastic.
As far as the specifications are concerned, standard Moto C is expected to come in two sub-variants based on 3G and 4G support.
The former is expected to have a 1.3GHz 32-bit MediaTek quad-core processor, whereas the latter will have 64-bit class 1.1.GHz MediaTek quad-core CPU. Rest of the features are expected to be same in both the Moto C sub-variants.
They are said to come in 143.9 x 72.0 x 10.0 mm dimensions and feature 480x800p resolution display, 5MP rear camera ( with fixed focus in 3G model & auto focus in 4G model) with LED flash, 2MP front camera with LED flash, 1GB RAM, 8GB/16GB internal storage and a 2,350 mAh battery.
Whereas, the top-end Moto C Plus is said to come in 145.5 x 73.5 x 9.1mm~ 10.2mm (camera bump) dimensions having 5.0- inch HD (1280x720p) resolution screen.
Under the hood, it is expected to come packed with 64-bit class 1.3GHz MediaTek quad-core processor, 1GB/2GB RAM, 16GB onboard storage, 8MP camera with auto focus, LED flash, 2MP front snapper with dedicated LED flash and a 4,000mAh battery.
As far as the pricing is concerned, Moto C series is expected to cost under $100 (around €94/ Rs. 6,445).
Watch this space for latest news on Lenovo Moto C series.