The Moto M is a mid-range smartphone priced at under Rs. 20,000 with strong core specs. The phone is available in 3GB and 4GB RAM variants.
Display and Design
The Moto M comes with a 5.50-inch Super AMOLED display with Full HD resolution capable of showing HQ content. Other physical features of the phone include antenna bands on the top and bottom of the phone and a fingerprint scanner on the back. The phone measures 151.4 x 75.4 x 7.9 mm and weighs 163 grams. The phone is available in gold, silver and gray metal unibody exteriors.
Platform and Memory
The OS on the Moto M is Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow that runs on a MediaTek P15 chipset that features a 1.5 GHz octa-core Cortex-A53 processor and 4GB of RAM that enables the phone to multitask efficiently. Internal storage on the Moto M is at 64GB that can be expanded to 256GB with an SD card that fits into SIM slot 2. The device does not have a dedicated slot. The other variant of the Moto M features a 3GB RAM and 32GB of storage
Cameras and Battery
The Moto M features a 16-megapixel primary camera that takes quality pictures. The rear camera is aided by PDAF and LED flash. The rear camera records in Full HD resolution. The secondary camera is 8-megapixels that takes clear images. The non-removable battery that powers the Moto M is 3,050mAh Li-ion that lasts for a day.
Connectivity and other features
The Moto M supports Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1, USB Type C and USB OTG that allows users to connect USB devices directly to the phone. The phone also supports 4G and 3G mobile data via dual nano-SIM cards. The phone sports a fingerprint sensor on the back of the phone, which is a departure from the usual home button that doubles as a fingerprint sensor. Other sensors on the phone include an accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor and a compass. The phone supports GPS aided by A-GPS, GLONASS, and BDS.
|DESIGN AND BUILD|
|Operating System||Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)|
|Display Type||IPS LCD|
|Size (in inches)||5.5|
|Pixel Density||401 pixels per inch (ppi)|
|Color Reproduction||16M Colors|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass|
|Screen to body percentage||73.1%|
|Rear Flash||Yes, Dual LED|
|Wi-Fi||Yes with dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||v4.1 with A2DP|
|Voice Over LTE (VoLTE)||Yes|
|SIM Configuration||Dual SIM (Nano SIM)|
|No of Cores||8 (Octa Core)|