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Motorola launches Moto G 3rd Gen in USA, price starts at USD 180

Motorola has launched the Moto G 3rd Gen in USA, after it was earlier announced in India. Lets take a look at the difference in both the variants.


The Moto G 3rd Gen in USA will be customizable via the Motorola Moto Maker, which isn’t available in the Indian variant. It went on sale today itself and the price starts at US $180 for the 1GB RAM + 8GB ROM variant whereas the 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM is priced at US $220. Motorola also announced the new Moto X Play and Moto X Pure in USA aka the Moto X Style, which will go on sale later. These two devices also come with Moto Maker customization option.

Lets take a look at the rest of the specifications of Moto G.

Motorola Moto G 3rd Gen Specifications


The Motorola Moto G 3rd Gen features a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass. It is powered by a 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 (MSM8916) processor. It comes with 1 / 2 GB of RAM and 8 / 16 GB of internal storage, which can be expanded up to 128 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out of the box. It comes with Moto Display, Quick Capture and Chop Twice features on top of stock Android to enhance the experience.

The Moto G rocks a 13 megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, f/2.0 aperture and IR filters. It can shoot 1080p Full HD videos. On the front, there is a 5 megapixel front-facing camera with wide-angle lens for selfies and video calling. It is also IPX7 certified, which makes it water-resistant up to 3 feet for 30 minutes. It supports Dual SIM and comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack, FM Radio.

On the connectivity front, the new Moto G comes with 4G LTE, 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. It packs in a 2,470 mAh battery under the hood.

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