Updated: Moto G4 Play, which was earlier announced in May 2016, is now available in India for Rs. 8,999 via Amazon India from today onwards.
Earlier today, Motorola has announced Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus, and now Moto G4 Play has been listed on their official website. Though there was no mention of G4 Play at today’s launch event that was held in Delhi, Motorola has silently listed the new Moto Play in Moto India website. The specifications of Moto G4 Play are quite average, and there has been no major upgrade from last years Moto Play. To be frank, the new Moto Play is a downgraded version regarding battery and other specifications.
Moto G4 Play comes with a 5.0-inch display as compared to 5.5-inch display that is provided in Moto G4 and G4 Plus. It has only HD resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels and 294 PPI. The phone is packed with Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor and Adreno 306 GPU. It comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage which is expandable up to 128GB. The phone support both 3G and 4G networks.
Moto G4 Play Specifications
- Display: 5.0 inch
- Dimensions: 144.4 x 72 x 8.95 mm
- Weight: 137 grammes
- Resolution: 1280 x 720 pixels
- Operating System: Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
- RAM: 2GB
- Processor: Snapdragon 410 quad-core
- GPU: Adreno 306
- Internal Storage: 16GB
- Battery: 2800mAh
- Primary Camera: 8MP
- Secondary Camera: 5MP
It runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with some perks of Moto software, similar to that of other new Moto devices. The device is backed by 2800mAh battery which delivers 24 hours of backup, as stated in the listing. Moto G4 Play sports an 8MP primary camera with ƒ/2.2 aperture, LED flash, Tap (anywhere) to capture, 4X Digital zoom, Burst mode, Auto HDR, Panorama and Drag to focus & exposure. It is capable of recording full HD videos at 30fps. At the front, it holds a 5MP selfie camera with ƒ/2.2 aperture.
The other features include Bluetooth 4.1 LE, Wi-fi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4 GHz), Accelerometer
Proximity, Ambient Light, GPS and 3.5mm audio jack. Moto G4 Play is available in two colours, i.e. Black and white.
There has been no information about the price of Moto G4 Play at the moment, but it will soon be revealed when the phone become available for sale. It is expected that it will be sold exclusively via Amazon India, similar to that of Moto G4 and G4 Plus. To get more updates in other Moto devices, stay tuned with us.