Motorola has refreshed it E Series of budget smartphones today by launching the new Moto E6s. It is just like the Moto E6 Plus that was launched in IFA Berlin. Today, at the event, Motorola also revealed Smart TVs, another evolving step for Motorola after being acquired by Lenovo. The Motorola Smart TVs start at Rs. 13,999 for the 32-inch HD model and the price can go up to Rs. 65,000 depending upon size. However, the main highlight of the event was obviously the Moto E6s, Motorola’s latest budget smartphone.
The Moto E6s features a 6.1-inch HD+ 720p display with a waterdrop notch and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. The phone is powered by the MediaTek Helio P22 processor clocked at 2.0GHz, coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB onboard storage, however, the storage can be expanded up to 256GB using a microSD card. In terms of camera, for the first time on any E Series phone, Motorola has added a dual-camera setup on the back. The Moto E6s has a primary 13-megapixel sensor with an f/2.0 aperture along with a secondary 2-megapixel depth sensor. The primary lens on the back supports auto-focus and there is an LED flash on the back as well. On the front, there is an 8-megapixel camera with an f/2.0 aperture.
The Moto E6s runs Android Pie out of the box and there are no custom skins or customizations. Also, at the event, the company took a dig at Xiaomi and a few others by pointing out that they won’t serve ads to users. However, there are no words regarding Android 10 update for this phone. The Moto E6s comes with a 3000mAh battery and it supports fast charging at 10 Watts. In the package itself, a 10W charger will be provided. The Moto E6s also has a fingerprint scanner on the back for secure and faster access to the phone. The phone supports dual SIM cards and a memory card, thanks to the dedicated microSD slot but one of the SIM slots supports micro SIM card whereas the other slot can take a nano-SIM card.
In terms of pricing, the Moto E6s is priced at Rs. 7,999. There are two color variants- Rich Cranberry and Polished Graphite. The phone will go on sale on Flipkart starting from September 23 and there will be launch offers like Rs. 2,200 Jio cashback and Cleartrip vouchers worth Rs. 3,000.
Moto E6s Specifications
- 6.1-inch HD+ display
- Mediatek Helio P22 SoC
- 4GB RAM
- 64GB internal storage
- 13MP primary + 2MP depth dual rear cameras
- 8MP front camera
- 3000mAh battery