Moto G gets a price drop of Rs. 2,000/-


Smart Phone Buyers will be delighted to know that MOTO G, the hugely successful Smartphone from Motorola has received a price drop of Rs. 2,000/- today.

Flipkart announced the priced drop on MOTO G on its website today. The price drop is on both the variants of MOTO G.

MOTO G has been a runaway success for Motorola and has delivered great value and performance to its users.

For those who are not familiar with MOTO G and its pricing, the MOTO G Smartphone comes in Two Variants viz. with 8 GB Internal Memory and with 16 GB Internal Memory.

MOTO G with 16 GB Internal Memory was priced at Rs. 13,999/-. It is now available for Rs. 11,999/-.

MOTO G with 8 GB Internal Memory was priced at Rs. 12,499/-. It is now available for Rs. 10,499/-.

With a price drop of Rs. 2,000/-, MOTO G has retained its Top Spot for the Best Value and Best Performance Mid-range Smartphone.

If you are looking for a highly dependable, elegant, ergonomic, feature rich, high performance Smartphone with good after sales service at a reasonable price, your search ends at Moto G. Between the two variants, I recommend the MOTO G with 16 GB Internal Memory.

The Features and Specifications of the MOTO G Smartphone are as under:


  • Brand:  Motorola
  • Model Name:  Moto G
  • Model ID:  XT1033
  • Form:  Bar
  • SIM Size:  Micro SIM
  • SIM Type:  Dual SIM, GSM + GSM, (Dual Standby)
  • Touch Screen:  Yes, Capacitive
  • Call Features:  Loudspeaker
  • Handset Color:  Black


  • Operating Frequency:  GSM – 850, 900, 1800, 1900; UMTS – 2100
  • OS:  Android v4.4 (KitKat)
  • Processor:  1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400, Quad Core
  • Graphics:  Adreno 305, 450 MHz Single Core


  • Type:  IPS LCD
  • Display Size:  4.5 Inches
  • Resolution:  HD, 1280 x 720 Pixels
  • Colors:  16 MILLION
  • Other Features:  Corning Gorilla Glass 3


  • Primary Camera:  5 Megapixel
  • Secondary:  1.3 Megapixel
  • Flash:  LED Flash
  • Video Recording:  Records Video at 720 x 1280, 30 fps
  • HD Recording:  Yes
  • Zoom:  Digital Zoom – Upto 4x
  • Other Camera Features:  Auto Focus, Slow Motion Video, Burst Mode, Auto HDR, Panorama, Tap to Focus

Memory and Storage

  • Internal Memory:  16 GB / 8 GB (Depending on the Variant)
  • RAM:  1 GB RAM


  • Type:  2070 mAh


  • Size:  65.9×129.9×11.6 mm
  • Weight:  140 g

Internet and Connectivity

  • Internet Features:  Email
  • Preinstalled Browser:  Android
  • GPRS:  Yes
  • EDGE:  Yes
  • 3G:  Yes, 21.1 Mbps HSDPA; 5.76 Mbps HSUPA
  • Wi-Fi:  Yes, 802.11 b/g/n
  • USB Connectivity:  Yes, micro USB, v2
  • Tethering:  Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Navigation Technology:  GPS, GLONASS, with Google Maps
  • Bluetooth:  Version 4
  • Audio Jack:  3.5 mm


  • Music Player:  Yes, Supports MP3
  • Video Player:  Yes, Supports MP4, VC1, H.264, WMV9, DivX, HD
  • FM:  Yes

Other Features

  • SAR Value:  At the Head – 1.35 W/Kg, At the Body – 1.06 W/Kg
  • Call Memory:  Yes
  • SMS Memory:  Yes
  • Phone Book Memory:  Yes


  • Magnetometer
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Hall Effect Sensor
  • Ambient Light Sensor
  • Accelerometer

Additional Features

  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Mobile Hotspot
  • Embedded Battery Type
  • Notification LED

In the Box

  • Handset with Inbuilt Battery, Charger, Battery Door (Back Cover), Headset and User Manual


  • 1 year Manufacturer Warranty for Phone and 6 months Warranty for in the Box Accessories.