Motorola Moto G6/G6 Play Specifications, Features and Price
Motorola has unveiled three mid-rangers –the Moto G6 family (Moto G6, Moto G6 Plus, Moto G6 Play. Each of the three models comes with own strengths, but still share a lot of similarities too.
The trio comes with a clean Android 8.0 Oreo, they have 18:9 screens with fingerprint readers below them and while their cameras are different. All three phones have LED flashes for their selfie cams and get free high-quality storage on Google Photos (for both photos and videos).
The Moto G6 features P2i water-repellent coating just like others, which protects the electronics from accidental spills. This model has a 5.7 inches screen – still an IPS with 1080p+ resolution – and is powered by a Snapdragon 450 chipset with 3 GB or 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB or 64 GB storage (+ a microSD slot).
The dual 12 MP + 5 MP camera features an f/1.8 lens. It lacks the Dual Pixel AF and 4K video modes of the Plus model, instead, it tops out at 1080p @ 60 fps. The 8 MP Selfie camera is the same.
The Moto G6 comes with a 3,000 mAh battery and a 15W TurboCharger is included. Like the other two it features a front-facing loudspeaker, but this is the only one to get Dolby Audio.
The Moto G6 also has Gorilla Glass 3 for the front and back (and on the back the glass is curved to fit the shape of the phone).
For the the Moto G6 Play, it’s all about the battery – 4,000 mAh. According to the company, it can last up to 36 hours on a single charge and you get the same 15W TurboPower charger as the pricier models.
It is powered by a Snapdragon 430 chipset coupled with 2/3 GB of RAM and 16/32 GB storage (expandable via microSD). It has a 5.7 inches IPS LCD display with a 720p+ resolution.
The rear camera stands alone, a 13 MP sensor that can shoot 1080p video @ 30 fps. The selfie camera on the front is the same 8 MP module.
Find below the specifications, Features and price of Motorola Moto G6/G6 Play.
Motorola Moto G6/Moto G6 Play Specifications
- 2G: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
- 3G: HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 – Europe, Brazil
- 4G: LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100) – USA, LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 28(700) – Brazil
- Data Speed: HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
SIM Type and Count
- Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Design & Build
- Dimensions: 153.8 x 72.3 x 8.3 mm/ 154.4 x 72.2 x 9 mm
- Weight: 167 g/ 175 g
- Build: Front/back glass, aluminum frame
- Colours: Gold, Deep Indigo, Nimbus
- Splash resistant
- Type: IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
- Size: 5.7 inches, 83.8 cm2 (~75.4% screen-to-body ratio)
- Resolution: 1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (424 PPI)/ 720 x 1440 pixels, 18:9 ratio (282 PPI)
- Multitouch: Yes
- Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Hardware & Memory
- Chipset: Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450/ Qualcomm MSM8937 Snapdragon 430
- CPU: Octa-core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53
- GPU: Adreno 506
- RAM: 3/4 GB | 2/3 GB
- Internal Storage: 32/64GB | 16/32 GB
- External Storage: microSD, up to 256 GB
- Rear: Dual: 12 MP (f/1.7) + 5 MP (f/2.2), phase detection autofocus, dual-LED dual-tone flash / 13 MP (f/2.0, 1.12µm), phase detection autofocus, LED flash
- Features: Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, auto-HDR
- Video: 1080p@60/30fps
- Front-facing: 8 MP (f/2.2), LED flash, 1080p/ 8 MP, LED flash, 1080p or 5 MP, LED flash, 1080p – USA
- Music Support: MP3/AAC+/WAV/Flac player
- Video Support: MP4/H.264 player
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm jack: Yes
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- Dolby Audio
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
- Bluetooth: 5.0, A2DP, LE, EDR
- GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
- NFC: No
- USB: 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
- Sensors: Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
- Messaging: SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
- Browser: HTML5
- Photo/video editor
- Document viewer
- Charging: Fast battery charging 15W
- Battery Type & Capacity: Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery/ Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery
Announcement & Availability Date
- Announced: April 19, 2019
- Availability: May, 2018
- Launched Price: €250 /€200
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