Lenovo Moto will announce the Moto E4 Plus, its budget smartphone with a big battery, in India today. The handset will be announced at an event in New Delhi scheduled to start at 12 noon. Moto is live streaming the launch event, where the pricing and availability of the device will be revealed.
Moto India has already confirmed that the Moto E4 Plus will be available exclusively on Flipkart. The Moto E4 Plus will be the sixth official launch this year for the company. Motorola already sells the Moto G5, Moto G5 Plus, Moto C, Moto C Plus and Moto Z2 Play. There are also reports that the Moto E4 is available via offline retail channels in the country, though the company has not confirmed the same.
To recall, the Moto E4 and E4 Plus were officially announced last month in the US. The selling point of the Moto E4 Plus is the use of a beefy 5000mAh battery, which Motorola claims can last two full days. The handset sports a 5.5-inch 720p HD display and is likely to be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 427 chipset. The smartphone offers 2GB RAM and there will be an option for either 16GB or 32GB storage. On the camera front, the Moto E4 Plus sports a 13MP rear camera, with f/2.0 aperture. It is also equipped with a single LED flash and support for 720p video recording. There is a 5MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture and a dedicated LED flash for brighter selfies in low-light.
The Moto E4 Plus sports a design similar to that of the company's G series, with a unibody metal casing and circular camera housing. In terms of connectivity, it supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 4G LTE, GPS and a 3.5mm audio jack. The 9.5mm thick Moto E4 Plus sports a front fingerprint sensor and runs on Android 7.1 Nougat. The Moto E4 Plus was announced at a starting price of $179.99 (around Rs 12,000), making it the direct competitor to Xiaomi's best-selling Redmi Note 4 smartphone.Buy Moto E4 plus from flipkart at Rs 9999.