The Moto M smartphone has been launched in the Indian market at Rs. 15,999. The new Moto M, the first Motorola smartphone with an all-metal body, will go on sale on 11.59pm on December 14 and will be available exclusively on Flipkart. Lenovo is offering Rs. 1,000 discount on Citibank and Rs. 2,000 off on exchange of an old smartphone. Additionally, the company is providing a discount on the Moto Pulse 2 to Moto M buyers.
Moto M launched two variants of the company’s first all metal-body smartphone. The base variant, which has 32GB internal storage and 3GB of RAM, is priced at Rs. 15,999, while the model with 64GB built-in storage and 4GB RAM costs Rs. 17,999.
Moto M has a 5.5-inch IPS display with 2.5D curved glass and full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) resolution, and runs the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow operating system. The new Moto M is powered by a 2.2GHz quad-core MediaTek Helio P15 processor, which is backed by 4GB of LPDDR3 RAM. The dual-SIM Moto M comes with 32GB of built-in storage, and supports microSD cards of up to 128GB capacities; to use the microSD card, you will have to use the second Nano-SIM card.
Moto M has a 16-megapixel rear camera with Phase-Detection Autofocus (PDAF), and an 8-megapixel front camera for selfies. The Moto M connectivity suite includes Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS/ A-GPS, 4G VoLTE (with support for Indian LTE bands), USB Type-C (USB 3.1), NFC, and a 3.5mm audio jack.
Moto M’s battery is rated at 3050mAh and supports fast-charging; the smartphone measures 151.35×75.35×7.85mm, weighs 163 grams, and Other key features of the new Moto M smartphone are fingerprint sensor and Dolby Atmos support.