At its pre-IFA event in Berlin, Lenovo-owned Motorola has expanded its range of One and E series of smartphones. The company has launched the Motorola One Zoom and E6 Plus at the event. The former has arrived as the brand’s first-ever smartphone to flaunt a quad-camera system at the rear. As for the Moto E6 Plus, the phone brings a handful of enhancements over its predecessor, the Moto E6.
Motorola One Zoom specifications
Talking about the Motorola One Zoom first, the phone sports an appealing design featuring minimal bezels with a waterdrop notch. The handset has an innovative satin glass back panel, which eliminates fingerprints and smudges. Notably, for the first time in a Motorola phone, the Moto dimple at the rear of the Motorola One Zoom doubles as an LED notification light. The handset also comes with an in-display fingerprint sensor.
As for the other specs, the Motorola One Zoom features a 6.4-inch Max Vision OLED display with Full HD+ resolution, 19:9 aspect ratio, and a Gorilla Glass 3 layer. Powering the latest Motorola One offering is Qualcomm’s octa-core Snapdragon 675 processor, accompanied by 4GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. The software side of the things is handled by Android 9 Pie, which provides an almost Android vanilla experience.
At the rear of the Motorola One, you will find a 48MP main camera with Quad Pixel tech, f/1.7 aperture, OIS, and PDAF. The main sensor is accompanied by a 16MP wide-angle lens, an 8MP telephoto camera with 3x optical zoom and OIS, and a 5MP depth sensor. The rear camera setup is capable of shooting full HD videos at 30fps, and there’s also a Night Vision mode for impressive low-light photography. For selfies, there’s a 25MP f/2.0 camera with the Quad Pixel technology, up to 4K video recording at 30fps, and screen flash. A 4,000mAh battery with 15W TurboPower fast charging support keeps the handset alive.
Motorola E6 Plus specifications
As for the Motorla E6 Plus, the phone comes with a waterdrop notch above the screen and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor, which is hidden under the Moto dimple. The handset sports a 6.1-inch HD+ Max Vision IPS screen, and boots Android 9.0 Pie out of the box. Under the hood, there’s a 2GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P22 processor, aided by 2GB / 4GB of RAM and 32GB / 64GB of storage. For imaging, the device has a 13MP main snapper, aided by a 2MP secondary camera. For selfies, there’s an 8MP camera on the front. A 3,000mAh battery keeps the whole show running.
Motorola One Zoom and E6 Plus prices
The Motorola One Zoom has been priced at $449.99 (~Rs 32,300), and is already up for grabs in select markets in Electric Grey, Cosmic Purple, and Brushed Bronze hues. As for the Moto E6 Plus, priced starting at €139 (~Rs 11,000), the handset is on sale in some markets in four colour models – Caribbean Blue, rich Cranberry, Bright Cherry, and Polished Graphite.