Moto E6 with 5.5-inch HD+ display, Snapdragon 435, splash-resistant body announced

Moto E6
Moto E6

Motorola has announced company’s latest budget smartphone Moto E in the ‘E series’ of smartphones.

Moto E6 features a 5.5-inch HD+ 18:9 Max Vision IPS display. The phone has considerable bezels at the top and bottom sides of the display. So, there’s enough space at the top to put the front camera and sensors on the top bezel. The phone has a unibody design and features a water-repellent P2i coating for making it splash-proof.

The phone has 1.4GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 435 processor with Adreno 505 GPU. It also has 2 GB RAM and 16GB storage with an option to expand the storage up to 256GB with microSD.

It features a 13 megapixels rear camera with LED Flash, PDAF and f/2.0 aperture. There’s 5 megapixels front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture.

Moto E6 has a front ported speaker. It offers 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4GHz & 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, and Micro USB connectivity options. It packs 3000 mAh battery.

The phone is priced at US$149.99 and will go on sale in the United States starting today. It will be available from Verizon T-Mobile, Metro by T-Mobile, Boost Mobile, U.S. Cellular, Consumer Cellular, and Xfinity Mobile. It will also be available in Canada starting this summer.