Motorola Moto E6s is the latest budget smartphone from the company taking on the likes of Realme 3i and Xiaomi Redmi 7 smartphones. Unlike its predecessor which offered big batteries, the Moto E6s delivers a massive screen and 4GB of RAM at a price of Rs 7,999. The phone is powered by the MediaTek Helio P22 chipset which is an octa-core chipset based on the 12nm manufacturing process. The Moto E6s will be exclusive to Flipkart and the back cover can be interchangeable, including the battery on the smartphone. Similar to other Motorola phones launched in recent times, the Moto E6s also runs Android 9 Pie out of the box, but the company did not promise any upgrade to Android 10. The first sale of the Moto E6s will take place on September 23 in two colours options- Rich Cranberry and Polished Graphite.
Motorola Moto E6s: Specifications and Features
Motorola smartphones launched this year aren’t that impressive on the specifications side. But for the asking price, the Moto E6s delivers a lot. The phone as a 6.1-inch HD+ display with a resolution of 720×1560 pixels and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The phone also has a teardrop notch on top of the display that houses the selfie camera. Under the hood, the Moto E6s has the MediaTek Helio P22 chipset which is an octa-core chip found on the likes of Redmi 6, Realme C2 and the recently launched Infinix Hot 8. The chipset is paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. While the chipset may not be the powerful one, Motorola has added a decent amount of RAM and internal storage. And there’s a microSD card slot for storage expansion up to 512GB.
As for the cameras, we’re looking at dual camera setup on the rear side comprising of 13MP+2MP sensor. On the front, there’s an 8MP shooter as well for selfies and video calls. The fingerprint scanner is placed on the rear side inside the Moto dimple.
The phone measures 8.6mm thick and weighs just over 150 grams, thanks to the plastic body and smaller 3000mAh battery. Connectivity options on the Moto E6s include Dual 4G, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS and a Micro USB port is present on the bottom.
Motorola Moto E6s: Pricing and Availability
The latest launch from Motorola, the Moto E6s, comes in a single variant with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. The first sale of the Moto E6s will be on September 23, exclusively on Flipkart at 12 PM. Motorola said that Reliance Jio users would get Rs 2,200 as cashback coupons on the first recharge, whereas Flipkart will provide Rs 3,000 worth Cleartrip coupons. The phone will be available in two colour options- Rich Cranberry and Polished Graphite, and the company did not launch any back panels though.
The Moto E6s will face tough competition from the Realme 3i and Xiaomi Redmi 7 smartphones. The Realme 3i is priced at Rs 7,999 and it has the powerful MediaTek Helio P60 chipset, whereas the Redmi 7 has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 SoC and 4000mAh battery.