Motorola will be announcing the Moto G6 Plus for the Indian market today. The phone was first unveiled back in April alongside the G6 and G6 Play in Brazil. The latter two have been available in India for a few months now for Rs 13,999 and Rs 11,999, respectively. The Moto G6 Plus, based on its specs, will slot above the Moto G6 and will look to take on the likes of the Nokia 6.1 Plus and Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro. The Plus model bears a lot of similarities with the G6 including a 18:9 display, all-glass body and dual camera setup.
Moto G6 Plus price in India
Motorola has not officially announced the price in India and availability details of the Moto G6 Plus yet. However, when the smartphone was first launched in Brazil, its price was set at EUR 299 roughly Rs. 24,400). It comes in Indigo and Gold colour options, but there is no clarity on which models will be available here. For comparison, the Moto G6 price in India is Rs. 13,999 for the 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage variant, while the 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant costs Rs. 15,999. Also, the Moto G6 Play comes with a price tag of Rs. 11,999 for the 3GB RAM/ 32GB storage variant. The Moto G6 is an Amazon-exclusive smartphone while the Moto G6 Play is Flipkart-exclusive in India. But, the company has not announced on which platform the Moto G6 Plus will be available.
While Moto G6 Play is priced at Rs 11,999, the Moto G6 is available at Rs 13,999 (3GB RAM/32GB internal memory) and Rs 15,999 (4GB RAM/64GB internal memory). In comparison, Moto G6 Plus was launched at a price of 299 euros (Rs 24,972 approx.), and could be launched in India at a similar price.
Moto G6 Plus India launch: Specifications
Sporting a 5.93-inch display, Moto G6 Plus comes with 18:9 screen aspect ratio. Based on Android 8.0 Oreo, the phone runs the Snapdragon 630 processor, paired with Adreno 508 GPU. Besides, it is backed by a 3200mAh battery with support from Motorola’s TurboPower adapter. Moto G4 Plus comes with 4GB RAM, 64GB of internal memory and expandable storage of up to 128GB. It features a fingerprint scanner at the back, as part of the Motorola ‘M’ logo.
With respect to the camera, Moto G6 Plus sports a horizontally-stacked dual rear configuration. This consists of a 12MP primary sensor with f/1.7 aperture, and a 5MP secondary lens having f/2.2 aperture. Also, the phone comes with an 8MP camera with f/2.2 aperture, and an 80-degree wide-angle lens.
Dual SIM 4G LTE, Bluetooth 5.0, a type-C USB port, NFC support, and a 3.5mm headphone jack are among the phone’s connectivity modes. Sensors include accelerometer, gyroscope, ambient light and proximity sensors.