Motorola Moto E (2nd Gen) with 4.5-inch qHD display, Android 5.0 announced



Motorola has announced Moto E (2nd Gen), successor its affordable Moto E launched last year. This new smartphone comes with improved features and front camera. It comes in 3G and 4G variants.

Moto E (2nd Gen)

Motorola Moto E (2nd Gen) features 4.5 inch QHD display with Gorilla Glass protection.4G variant is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 410 SoC with 400 MHz Adreno 306 GPU while 3G variant is powered by 1.2 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 200 processor with 400 MHz Adreno 302 GPU.It has 1 GB RAM and 8 GB internal storage with microSD card slot. It comes with Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box.

Other connectivity features of the smartphone are WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS. It has a 5 megapixel rear camera an a VGA front camera. It is packed with 2390 mAH battery which claims to offer 24 hours mixed usage. Motorola will also offer five colorful Motorola Grip Shells for the phone.

Motorola Moto E (2nd Gen) specifications

  • 4.5-inch (960 x 540 pixels) qHD display with Corning Gorilla glass 3 protection
  • 4G variant – 1.2 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 410 processor with 400 MHz Adreno 306 GPU
  • 3G variant – 1.2 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 200 processor with 400 MHz Adreno 302 GPU
  • 1GB RAM
  • Android 5.0 (Lollipop)
  • 8GB internal memory, expandable via microSD
  • 5MP rear camera
  • VGA front-facing camera
  • 4G LTE / 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
  • 2390mAh battery
  • Dimensions: 66.8×129.9×5.2 – 12.3 mm;
  • Weight: 145 grams

Moto E (2nd Gen) is priced at US$119.99. It comes in black and white colors