Motorola Moto E (2nd Gen) 4G goes for sale on Flipkart at Rs. 7,999

By | April 23, 2015

Motorola Moto E (2nd Gen) 3G variant was launched with much fan-fare barely a month ago at an invite only event. Now Motorola has decided to go ahead and launch Motorola Moto E (2nd Gen) 4G LTE variant exclusively on Flipkart. Last week, Flipkart went ahead with pre-orders for Moto E, following which it is now on sale.

The best part about the Moto E 4G is its unbeatable price combined with excellent specs and hardware. At just Rs. 7,999 Moto E 4G is one of the cheapest 4G LTE smartphone in the market, and cheap doesn’t mean cheap hardware in case of Motorola!

Motorola Moto E 2nd Gen 4G

This Moto E 4G variant costs you 1000 bucks more in comparison to its 3G sibling and is available in 2 color options on Flipkart (Black and White). The Moto E (2nd Gen) has two major competitors in form of Xiaomi Redmi Note 2 and Lenovo A6000.

If we compare the original Moto E with the Moto E (2nd Gen) 4G specification wise, then it has made considerable improvement over its predecessor. The Moto E 4G LTE (2nd Gen) features a VGA camera at the front for selfies. The 4.3-inch display found in the original Moto E has been upgraded to 4.5-inch qHD display. The battery has been upgraded to 2,390 mAh from previously installed 1,980 mAh battery.

The Moto E (2nd Gen) 4G variant features a chipset with 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad-core processor and Adreno 306 GPU. Whereas the Moto E (2nd Gen) 3G variant as well as the original Moto E, both features a dual-core processor.

The entry level Moto E2 4G LTE has a pretty slim form measuring 66.8 x 129.9 x 12.3 millimetres and weighing in at only 143 grams. Design wise Moto E2 remains the same with exactly the same design as its previous predecessor.

The 5 megapixel rear camera has all what it takes to click decent photos, it boasts of auto focus capability, geo-tagging, panorama mode and HDR. The new Moto E2 4G is also water resistance and consists of 2 SIM slots, of which one supports 4G connectivity. The best thing is, it comes with Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box, which is soon expected to be upgraded to Lollipop 5.1. Lets have a quick glance over Moto E (2n Gen) 4G specifications:

Moto E 4G LTE Specifications:

  • 5-inch qHD 960 x 540p 245 ppi IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display
  • Corning Gorilla glass 3
  • 2GHz quad core Cortex-A5364-bit Snapdragon 410 processor
  • 400MHz Adreno 306 GPU
  • Android Lollipop 5.0 OS
  • Dual SIM (GSM + 4G)
  • 1GB of RAM
  • 8GB/16 GB internal storage expandable to 32GB via microSD card
  • 5MP main camera with auto-focus VGA front-facing camera
  • 4G LTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0LE,
  • GPS/ A-GPS, GLONASS, FM radio
  • Micro-USB
  • 2390mAh battery