The Moto G6 Plus the mid-tier phone is set to be launched today. The Moto G6 Plus is launching after 5 months; which was unveiled in Brazil with the launch of its previous two line-ups, Moto G6 & the Moto G6 Play. Following the release of a few teasers earlier this month, Motorola is all set to bring the Moto G6 Plus in the country.
While the other two line-up models had already made their way into India in June, the Moto G6 Plus India launch was delayed back then. Keep in mind the Moto G6 Plus model is equipped with a slightly larger screen, a better camera and higher RAM variant and a faster processor. Motorola has already teased with features like ‘smart dual rear cameras’, ‘low light photography’, and much more in the Moto G6 Plus. The phone variant will boast a plethora of new features such as Google Lens, Spot Colour, Portrait Mode, Selective Black and White, Landmark Recognition, Face Unlock, 18:9 Max Vision Display, and TurboPower Charging.
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Moto G6 Plus price in India
The Company hasn’t yet announced the official pricing for the variant in India as such. On other ends the, when the smartphone was launched in Brazil, its price was set at EUR 299 (roughly ₹24,400). The variant is available in Indigo and Gold color options, but the company hasn’t decided over what color variants would be launched in India.
For comparison, the Moto G6 pricing in India for the 3GB RAM/32 GB variant is ₹13,999, while the 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant costs ₹15,999. Also, the Moto G6 Play comes only with one variant 3GB RAM/32 GB for ₹11,999. The Moto G6 is an Amazon-exclusive smartphone while the Moto G6 Play is Flipkart-exclusive in India. But, the company has not announced on which platform the Moto G6 Plus will be available.
- This is the third variant in the Moto G6 series to arrive in India
- The launch event was scheduled for September 10
- The Moto G6 Plus was first unveiled in Brazil in April
Moto G6 Plus specifications
The Moto G6 Plus is a dual-SIM (Nano) smartphone with micro SD-Card support and not a hybrid SIM Solution, it features a 5.93-inch full-HD+ (1080×2160 pixels) display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone runs stock Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box and is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 630 SoC, paired with Adreno 508 GPU. It comes with 4GB of RAM.
In the camera department, the Moto G6 Plus is equipped with a 12-megapixel primary sensor featuring a 78-degree lens and f/1.7 aperture, and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor with a 79-degree lens and f/2.2 aperture. It comes with an 8-megapixel camera with 80-degree lens and f/2.2 aperture.
The Moto G6 Plus comes with 64GB of inbuilt storage out-of-the-box, expandable via micro SD-card (up to 128GB). The connectivity options in the smartphone include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C, NFC, 3.5mm audio jack (YES, it’s there). It has the standard set of sensors. The handset packs a 3,200mAh battery and comes with support for Motorola’s TurboPower adaptor.
In terms of dimensions, the smartphone measures 159.9×75.5×7.99mm and weigh 165 grams.