The Motorola Moto E40 was launched in India on Tuesday, October 12th, as the newest model in the Lenovo branded E-series. The new Motorola cell phone has a 90 Hz display and three rear cameras. The Moto E40 has an IP52-certified water-repellent design. It is available in two different colors and offers 64 GB of onboard storage. Other important highlights of the Moto E40 are an octa-core Unisoc T700 SoC, up to 1 TB of expandable storage and an almost standard Android experience. The Moto E40 will compete against models like the Realme C21Y, the Samsung Galaxy M12 and the Infinix Hot 11.
Motorola Moto E40 price in India, availability
The price of the Motorola Moto E40 in India has been set at Rs. 9,499 for the only variant with 4 GB RAM + 64 GB storage. The phone is available in Carbon Gray and Pink Clay colors and will be available through Flipkart starting October 17th at 12 noon.
The Moto E40 launched in Europe last week and cost 149 euros (about 13,000 rupees) for the same 4GB + 64GB configuration.
Motorola Moto E40 specifications
The dual SIM (Nano) Motorola Moto E40 runs on Android 11 and has a 6.5-inch Max Vision HD + (720 x 1,600 pixels) IPS display with an aspect ratio of 20: 9 and a refresh rate of 90 Hz The hood houses a Unisoc T700 SoC and 4 GB of RAM. There’s a triple rear camera that houses a 48-megapixel primary sensor with an f / 1.79 lens, as well as a 2-megapixel depth sensor with an f / 2.4 lens and a 2-megapixel macro shooter. The rear view cameras support functions such as portrait mode, panorama, face beauty, HDR night vision, macro vision and a pro mode.
For selfies and group chats, the Moto E40 has an 8-megapixel selfie camera sensor on the front and an f / 2.0 lens on top.
The Motorola Moto E40 has 64GB of onboard storage that can be expanded up to 1TB via a dedicated microSD card slot. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a / b / g, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS / A-GPS, FM radio and a USB Type-C port. On-board sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light, and proximity sensor. There is also a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.
Motorola has provided the Moto E40 with a 5,000 mAh battery that supports standard 10 W charging. The phone also measures 165.1 x 75.6 x 9.1 mm and weighs 198 grams.
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