A Look At Moto E3

Motorola is prepared to introduce Moto E (3rd Gen) or E3 in India in September. With 8.6 mm thickness, Moto E3 is quite similar to Moto G4 Play. The handset will have dual microSIM slots, both for GSM and will be available in two colour options – black and white.

moto e3

Processor and OS

Moto E3 runs on Android Marshmallow and is powered by a MediaTek chipset with a quad-core 1GHz CPU.

Camera

Mobile phone cameras are competing with high-end digital cameras these days. This budget phone from Motorola has 8MP primary camera and 5MP secondary camera. The primary camera has autofocus, and, panorama and HDR modes. So taking selfies will be as enjoyable as ever!

Display

With a 5″ 720p screen, Moto E3 has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 with an oleophobic coating, a covering which helps keep any smudge marks made by fingers off the screen. The screen resolution is 720 x 1280 pixels at about 294 ppi pixel density. The IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen is multi-touch and has 16M colours.

Storage

Moto E3 has 8GB built-in storage which is expandable up to 32 GB using a microSD card.

Battery

A 2800 mAh Li-ion battery powers this handset and gives good stand-by support. The battery is non-removable.

Sound

For a good experience while listening to songs and radio or watching movies and videos, E3 has a 3.5 mm jack and loudspeaker. It has active noise cancellation with a dedicated mic.

Network and connectivity

Here’s all that this device has when it comes to connectivity:

WLAN – Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot

Bluetooth – v4.0, LE

GPS – A-GPS, GLONASS

USB – microUSB v2.0, USB Host

OTG – yes

Additional features

The Moto E3 has quite a few added features including proximity sensors and Accelerometer. The general messaging services like SMS threads, MMS, Email and Push Email are available in this handset. With an HTML5 browser, E3 has MP3, eAAC+, WAV and Flac Player. It also has DivX, WMV, MP4 and H.264 players. It also has its standard photo and video editor and document viewer.

The Moto E3 has some significant advances in hardware and design. The device will be priced at around INR 8000. However, the 16 GB variety with 2 GB RAM could cost a little more. Would you be interested in buying this handset? Let us know in the comments section below.

Picture courtesy – smartphoneandprice.com


by techtalks @TechTalks August 10, 2016 6:11 AM UTC

DIGITAL DEBATE

Mobile Upgrades: Killing The Product Before Its Time?

Have to agree. The speed of newer phone models within the same series and newer app versions lead to more thought put into buying decisions. Phone lines have a definite short shelf life

Lionel Gurjao

Frequently upgrading the software is a real problem as updating the software might cause your phone to lag because of the older hardware.

Shivendra Singh

They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

Maalin Ashar

They should come out with upgrades for the specific phones and not for the separate Operating System. This way a special version for your phones specific hardware can be made

Maalin Ashar

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Alhassan A Bukar

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