Moto C Plus India launch set for June 19, will be Flipkart exclusive

The Moto C Plus was initially introduced starting at €119 (roughly Rs. 8,500), it runs Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box.

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Highlights

    • Moto C Plus India launch on June 19
    • The phone will be Flipkart exclusive
    • It packs a massive 4000mAh battery

Earlier this week Motorola sent out press invites for the launch of its affordable smartphone Moto C Plus in India. The company will be hosting the Moto C Plus launch event on June 19. The Lenovo-owned company has now confirmed that the handset will be exclusive to Flipkart.

“Yes, it’s a cool place to be at! The #MotoCPlus will come to you, exclusively on @Flipkart. Stay tuned,” Moto India posted in its official twitter account.

To refresh, the entry-level Moto C Plus along with Moto C was first unveiled in May in Latin America, Europe and Asia Pacific. The base variant, Moto C has already hit the shelves in Indian smartphone market at an affordable cost of Rs. 5,999. The smartphone is available for purchase via offline stores. The Moto C Plus meanwhile was initially introduced starting at €119 (roughly Rs. 8,500). Given the Plus variant carries similar entry-level specifications, we can expect the phone to be priced under sub-Rs. 10,000 range.

The Moto C Plus sports a 5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) display. The phone is powered by a 1.3GHz MediaTek MT6737 quad-core processor paired with 1GB or 2GB of RAM. The device comes with 16GB inbuilt storage, which is expandable up to 32GB via microSD card. It runs Android 7.0 Nougat out-of-the-box. The design language in both the smartphones looks similar.

In terms of imaging, the Moto C Plus features an 8-megapixel rear camera with f/2.2 aperture, autofocus and LED flash At front, it has a 2-megapixel camera for selfies. The Moto C Plus packs a big 4000mAh removable battery and Motorola claims that the battery in the new handset will last for up to 30 hours on a single charge. It will also ship with 10W rapid charger for quick charging support. Connectivity options on the phone include- Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth and 3.5mm headphone jack. Similar to the Moto C smartphone, the company is expected to bring dual-SIM 4G VoLTE Moto C Plus variant in India.

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