Lenovo Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus unveiled with 5.5" 1080p screen

May 21, 2016 Android Lenovo Moto News

The release of the Moto G4 and Moto G4 plus effectively showcase the departure of Motorola.  We are now in the world of Moto! The Moto G is the first in the family tree and now it is going to be succeeded by the Moto G4 and Moto G4 plus. 

MOto G4

There are quite distinguishing features between these two phones and their predecessor. Both phones come with large displays as they both sport a 5.5" screen and 1080p,  an improvement from the 5" and 720p from the previous version. This means that you will not only enjoy a bigger display but also sharper screen to play with. The camera and memory have also received some upgrade while there processing power has also been stepped up with the Snapdragon choose.

Lenovo Moto G4 Plus

This smartphone is placed in the higher echelon in the family, thanks to its higher spec options. A fast speed fingerprint sensor on the front, Gorilla Glass 3 protector, the Moto G4 plus boasts of a 5.5" screen and an 1080p screen with an excellent 401 ppi pixel density to enjoy super high quality display. It comes with the latest Android OS,  Marshmallow 6.0.1

Lenovo has taken the camera up a notch vs it previous release with 16MP OmniVision sensor equipped with phase detection autofocus and laser autofocus, which puts the G4 Plus at the top of its price range. The selfie is 5MP with an 84 degree wide angle lens and a bright f/2.2 lens.

The Lenovo Moto G4 plus is powered by Snapdragon 617 and 8 cores and Adorno 405 GPU, with 2GB or 4GB RAM, with option of 16/32 and 64GB of storage, expandable with microSD card.  This phone is powered by 3,000 mAh battery, supports fast charging and comes with Turbo charger in the box. Lenovo claims that the device is capable of adding six hours worth of power in just 15 minutes with a Turbo Charger.

MOto G4 2

Lenovo Moto G4

The Moto G4 is the slimmer version of the pair. It also lacks the fingerprint sensor available on the G4 Plus, and the camera sensor has been downsized to 13MP. It has 5.5" screen and 1080p resolution, a 3,000 mAh battery with support for fast charging capabilities. It is also powered by the Snapdragon 617 chipset. The RAM is 2GB with a choice of 16GB/32GB built in memory. Unlike the G4 plus, the turbo charger does not come with the package. So to enjoy this feature, you have to purchase the charger separately.