Motorola and Lenovo get about one-third of their sales from brick-and-mortar retail stores. According to Sudhin Mishra, all Moto Hub stores will house devices that are available exclusively online, along with Motorola accessories like on-ear and in-ear headphones, Moto shells, covers.
Moto, which returned to India as an online only brand, has announced its first premium offline venture with six Moto Hubs across Delhi-NCR and Mumbai. The six experience and sale zones inaugurated on Thursday give customers access to all the products from the brand.
Moto G5 series has two new additions: Moto G5S and Moto G5S Plus. So what’s new with the Moto G5S phones and are they a significant upgrade compared to the regular Moto G5 devices? Here’s a look at the differences between the four smartphones from Motorola.
Just months after the arrival of the Moto G5 and G5 Plus, Lenovo-owned Motorola has launched two new devices under the G series: Moto G5S and G5S Plus. Both phones are better than their predecessors with improved cameras, better designs, and bigger displays.
We’ve been hearing that Motorola is working on an improved version of the Moto G5 Plus. Although Motorola didn’t announce the device at the company’s recently held event in New York, it seems that an official launch could happen sooner than expected. Evan Blass, known as @evleaks on Twitter, posted a fresh render of the upcoming Moto G5S Plus.
Motorola could launch Moto X4 smartphone soon. Now expected pricing of the upcoming device has been leaked by tipster Roland Quandt in a tweet. According to Quandt, the 32GB variant of Moto X4 will cost 350 euro (Rs 26,000 approx) in European market.
Moto Z2 Force Edition has been announced at the company’s event in New York. Moto Z2 Force Edition offers shatterproof display that won’t easily crack or damage when you drop it. The phone features a 5.5-inch Quad HD (2560 x 1440) Super AMOLED display, Snapdragon 835 processor, dual rear cameras, and a 2730mAh battery.
Moto G5S Plus is said to be launched at the company’s event on July 25 in New York. It is expected to be the upgraded version of the Moto G5 Plus, which was announced earlier this year. Ahead of the release, a tipster has leaked a press shot of the Moto G5S Plus with a dual camera setup, alongside its specifications.
Xiaomi Mi Max 2 has been launched in India at Rs 16,999 and comes with a 5,300mAh battery. Moto E4 Plus, InFocus Turbo 5, Samsung Galaxy A9 Pro, Panasonic P55 Max, Asus Zenfone 3s Max are some other smartphones that come with a 5000 mAh battery on board.
Motorola Moto G5S Plus is supposed to be the super charged version of the Moto G5 Plus. Ahead of its launch on July 25, the images revealing the Moto G5S Plus’ design have been leaked by Slash Leaks and they show an upcoming smartphone sporting a dual rear camera setup.
Motorola has sent out save-the-dates invites for a July 25 event, where the company is likely to launch Moto Z2 Force smartphone. The invite that reads, “Get ready to shatter your expectations. #hellomotoworld.” In the background are two smartphone with shattered screens.
Tech major Lenovo said it will slash prices of handsets sold through offline retail channels in the coming days, following the GST implementation Motorola handsets sold through brick-and-mortar store too will see the downward price revision.
Moto E4 Plus is now officially out in India at a price of Rs 9,999. Moto E4 Plus comes with a huge 5000 mAh battery on board, and follows a design scheme similar to the Moto G series. Moto E4 Plus will take on the Redmi 4 smartphone, if one goes purely by the pricing-specifications combination.
Lenovo’s upcoming Moto X4 has once again leaked, and this time it can be spotted on GFXBench. The listing on GFXBench shows the Moto X4 with a model number XT1789, revealing the full specifications. Lenovo is holding a press event on July 25 in New York, though the company hasn’t revealed what will be announced.
Given the budget pricing, Motorola’s Moto E4 Plus will directly be aimed at Xiaomi and its Redmi Note 4, and Redmi 4 smartphones. The two phones have been dominating the budget segment in India, and this also explains why Moto C, Moto C Plus phones were launched by the company at a more affordable pricing in India.