Since Motorola had unveiled the Moto G5 and Moto G5 Plus smartphones at the mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 in February last year, it is speculated that the Lenovo-owned company may debut the Moto G6 series at the MWC 2018 event in the next month. The rumor mill has leaked the renders and key specs of the upcoming Moto G6 series.
Moto G6, G6 Plus and G6 Play Design
The entire Moto G6 family members are expected to come with metal and glass combination body. The back panel of these phones resemble Moto X4 from 2017. A dimpled logo of the company sits on the rear panel whereas a “motorola” branding can be seen on the bottom bezel of these phones.
Unlike the G6 and G6 Plus, the G6 Play lacks dual camera setup. Also, the full screen design that is available on G6 and G6 Plus are not available on the Moto G6 Play.
The thin-shaped home button on the Moto G6 and G6 Plus are embedded with fingerprint reader whereas the G6 Play has a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. The Moto G6 is expected to come in colors like Rose Gold, Black and Silver. The Moto G6 Play may arrive in color choices such as Dark Teal, Black and Silver. The G6 Play may arrive in color options like Dark Charcoal, Deep Blue and Gold.
Moto G6, G6 Plus and G6 Play Key Specs
The Moto G6 and G6 Plus will be respectively arriving 5.7-inch and 5.93-inch FHD+ resolution supporting display that will produce 18:9 aspect ratio. The 5.7-inch screen of the G6 Play will support HD resolution along with 16:9 aspect ratio.
The Moto G6 will be driven by Snapdragon 450 and the Snapdragon 630 will be powering the G6 Plus. The Moto G6 will come in variants like 3 GB RAM + 32 GB storage and 4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage. The G6 Plus will come in 3 GB, 4 GB and 6 GB RAM models and 32 and 64 GB storage options. The dual camera setup G6 and G6 Plus will include a 12-megapixel sensor and a 5-megapixel sensor. These phones will also feature 8-megapixel selfie camera.
The front and rear camera configuration for Moto G6 Play is not known. Also, other specs of the G6 Play are not known. The G6, G6 Plus and G6 Play will respectively house 2,800mAh, 3,200mAh and 4,000mAh battery. The G6 will be costing around $240 whereas the G6 Plus will be priced at $330.