Moto G6 Plus, G6 & G6 Play are now official: Affordable entry-level troopers

With the hopes of continuing its strong presence in the entry-level segment of the market, Motorola today announces meaningful refreshments to its G- and E-series.

The new G6 Plus, G6 and G6 Play, just like their predecessors, are looking to deliver great value for the money. Of the three, the G6 Plus is positioned as the most powerful handset, while the G6 Play is the most affordable one.

Design-wise, the phones are mostly similar in terms of aesthetics and feature a gradual, meaningful evolution over the G5 and G5 Plus. We get smaller bezels, a trendy tall device footprint thanks …


Motorola Moto G6 & G6 Play hands-on

The Moto G line has been a longtime strong competitor in mid-range landscape, so it’s no surprise that another year brings yet another successor into the equation. This time around, though, we’re getting a one-two punch as both the Moto G6 and G6 Play are being introduced simultaneously packing trendy features – while complemented with affordable prices.

Design

Borrowing some of the new design aesthetics introduced by its sibling in the Moto X4, both the Moto G6 and G6 Play are redesigned with glass finishes and rounded edges that make them utterly stunning for their price …

Moto E5 and G6 Plus and Play price and release dates

Motorola’s midrange and budget warriors, the Moto E5 and G6, and their Plus and Play versions are just around the corner… if you live in Mexico, that is, as they just got released in Brazil, and will be available in Mexico next week. As for the rest of the world, well, Motorola is only saying that the phones will “roll out over the coming months in various countries in Asia Pacific, Europe, Latin America and North America.”

Bummer, but at least one of the devices, the most affordable Motorola Moto E5 Play, will be exclusive for North America, …

Motorola Moto G6 Plus

The Moto G6 Plus sports a large 5.93-inch FHD+ display and a decent Snapdragon 630 processor.There are two Moto G6 Plus variations launched based on the amount of RAM memory: 4GB/6GB RAM and coupled with 64GB storage. Also, the smartphone features a rear dual camera setup (12MP+5MP), along with an 8-megapixel selfie camera in the front and a 3,200 mAh battery.

Motorola Moto G6 Play

The Moto G6 Play sports a 5.7-inch HD+ (720p) display and a massive 4000mAh battery. It’s powered by Snapdragon 427 SOC coupled with either 2GB or 3GB RAM and 16GB or 32GB internal memory.

Motorola Moto G6

The Moto G6 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor, coupled with either 3GB or 4GB RAM and 32GB or 64GB internal memory. It comes with rear dual camera setup (12MP+5MP), along with an 8-megapixel selfie camera in the front. The Moto G6 sports a 5.7-inch FHD+ display and 3,000 mAh battery.

Lease the LG V30+ for just $12/month, or the LG G6 for only $6/month from Sprint

Ok, Mr. Claure. You got our attention, and the attention of many phone fanatics and other consumers in the U.S. After all of the previous deals Sprint has promoted recently, including last month’s controversial 50% off Apple iPhone X lease, this new deal involving the LG V30+ and the LG G6 might finally resonate with the public. For a limited time only, you can lease either model for 68% off the usual lease price, using Sprint’s Flex lease plan.

This means that for 18-months, you can pay only $12 a month to lease the LG V30+ after taking into consideration the $26 in 18 monthly bill credits …

Evidence that the unannounced Moto G6 and Moto G6 Plus are legit comes from Motorola itself

We have already seen some pretty good evidence that Motorola will unveil the Moto G6 and Moto G6 Plus as soon as today. Case manufacturer Olixar has disseminated renders of the two phones wearing the firm’s snap-on cases. In addition, we’ve passed along the codenames of the Moto G6 series (which includes the Moto G6 Play), and last month specs for the trio leaked from an online Hungarian retailer named Alza. So if you have any doubt about the Moto G6, Moto G6 Plus and the Moto G6 Play, forget about it.

Still, it never hurts to have too much evidence that rumored phone models are really coming, …

Moto G6 Plus benchmark listing reveals Snapdragon 660 and more

A new Geekbench listing has revealed a number specs in regards to the upcoming Moto G6 Plus. Motorola has already confirmed that it will be unveiling its new Moto G6 lineup next week in Brazil, but this has not stopped the leaks from coming, with the Moto G6 Plus being the latest device to be spotted on benchmarks.

Until today, it was previously thought that Motorola’s G6 Plus would utilize Qualcomm’s slightly less powerful Snapdragon 630 chipset, due to the fact that last year’s G5 Plus and G5S Plus used the Snapdragon 625 processor. Thanks to a new Geekbench listing, however, it appears …

Moto G6 full family pops up in leaked renders, looks shiny

As far as we know, Motorola is about to announce a trio of new smartphones just next week. They will all be siblings with the G6 moniker, named Moto G6 Play, Moto G6, and Moto G6 Plus. 
All three phones are expected to be affordable midrangers, with the G6 sporting a Snapdragon 450 chip, 3 GB of RAM, and a 3,000 mAh battery; the G6 Play would be even more affordable with a Snapdragon 430 processor and a larger 4,000 mAh cell; and the G6 Plus would be the most powerful of the three, with a Snapdragon 630 SoC instead.
Now, we get leaked …