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Moto G Play with with 5-inch HD display & 8MP camera quietly announced

today Motorola announced two devices in India called the Moto G4 & Moto G4 Plus.  But the company didn’t announce the price of the Moto G4 & said that the Moto G4 will be available in next month.

But now if you head over to the Motorola USA website, it has a new device listed there called as the Moto G Play. The Moto G Play is rather a smaller variant of Moto G device. it is even smaller than the Moto G 3rd Gen. Seems like the company is going to discontinue the Moto E lineup as the specs of Moto G play looks like it to be the Moto E(2016). The Moto g Play is having a 5-inch HD display with 720p resolution. It is having a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor which is quite old 7 in teh GPU department, we have the Adreno 306. There is 2GB of RAM & 16GB of internal storage which can be expanded via a Micro SD card. There is 8MP camera on the rear while 5Mp camera on the front side.

Specs of Moto G Play:

  • 5-inch HD (1280 x 720p) display
  • 1.4 GHz quad-core 64-bit Snapdragon 410
  • Adreno 306 GPU
  • 2GB RAM
  •  16GB internal storage with microSD card
  • 8MP rear camera
  • 5MP front camera
  • Dual SIM
  • Android Marshmallow 6.0.1
  • Dimensions: 144.4x72x8.95-9.9 mm
  • Weight: 137g
  • 4G LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, GPS
  • 2800mAh battery
  • Water repellent nano-coating


The Moto G Play is released in Black & White color options. The company hasn’t announced any details about the pricing of this device. The new Moto G Play will be available for purchase starting Mid-Summer 2016.

Shivam Singh
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