Moto G6 Review | Challenger to the Redmi Note 5 Pro and Asus ZenFone Max Pro


After a somewhat lean period, Motorola India has commenced its 2018 innings with the dispatch of the Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play. The Lenovo-claimed organization has invigorated the outline dialect of its financial plan disapproved of G arrangement and has furnished both cell phones with tall 18:9 presentations, which have just turned out to be universal.

We have the Moto G6 in for review, which includes a back double camera setup to the blend and begins at Rs. 13,999 for the variation with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of capacity. While past G-arrangement models from Motorola have been gotten warmly by purchasers and faultfinders alike, the Moto G6 is touching base when rivalry in the sub-Rs. 20,000 market has warmed up extensively.

Does the Moto G6 have what it takes to contend with any semblance of the Asus ZenFone Max Pro M1 (Review), which got good grades from us at Gadgets 360, and the Redmi Note 5 Pro (Review), which has set up itself as the portion benchmark? We should discover in our full review.

Moto G6 plan

With the Moto G6 and G6 Play, Motorola has spurned the plastic and metal collections of past G-arrangement cell phones for a glass and metal plan. With a smooth and sparkling bended glass back and a cleaned metal mid-outline, the Moto G6 looks a great deal like a year ago’s Moto X4 (Review).

At 8.3mm, the telephone isn’t the slimmest out there, however is anything but difficult to hold in one hand and isn’t too overwhelming (167g). The bends, reasonable width, and adjusted edges help one-gave utilize impressively. In any case, this cell phone still feels stout and strong. We (inadvertently) dropped it various circumstances amid our week-long review period, however it didn’t languish any harm spare over a couple of restorative scratches.

What worries us a tad is the way that Motorola has decided on Gorilla Glass 3 for the front and back, rather than the more up to date and sturdier Gorilla Glass 4 or 5. The glass makes the gadget extremely elusive and inclined to fingerprints and smircesh. A case is must with this telephone.

While most makers have needed to move their unique mark sensors to the backs of their telephones keeping in mind the end goal to suit tall 18:9 shows and diminish bezels, Motorola has stayed with a forward looking one. The pill-formed unique mark sensor is little and at to start with, we didn’t know how simple it is utilize. Genuine execution anyway is stellar, and the sensor is snappy and precise.

The left half of the cell phone is clear, yet the correct side has the volume rocker and power catch. These are little and fiddly, yet effectively inside reach. The earpiece additionally goes about as a speaker, and keeping in mind that it’s noisy, the sound it produces needs warmth and lucidity. On the base of the Moto G6 is a USB Type-C port and a 3.5mm earphone attachment. With numerous OEMs as yet utilizing the Micro-USB standard for telephones at this value level, it regards see a Type-C port on both the Moto G6 Play and Moto G6.

Moto G6 particulars and show

Motorola’s most up to date spending plan cell phone is controlled by the Snapdragon 450 processor, which is Qualcomm’s most recent spending offering and is additionally found inside any semblance of the fundamentally bring down valued Xiaomi Redmi 5 (Review) and Honor 7C (Review). This cell phone is accessible in two variations – one with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of capacity estimated at Rs. 13,999, and the one we reviewed here which is valued at Rs. 15,999 and has 4GB of RAM and 64GB of capacity. You can extend the capacity utilizing a microSD card of up to 128GB.

The Moto G6 has a non-removable 3,000mAh battery and backings fast charging. Availability choices incorporate 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n (double band 2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/A-GPS, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm earphone jack. It bolsters double SIMs (Nano) however just a single can keep running at 4G speed at once, with the other restricted to 3G. While numerous cell phones in this value extend have cross breed double SIM plate, the Moto G6 has devoted openings for both Nano-SIMs and a microSD card.

With the Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play, Motorola has at last locked on to the 18:9 show slant. The show isn’t precisely borderless yet the nearness of a forward looking unique finger impression sensor repays to some degree for the moderately thick base bezel.

The Moto G6 highlights a 5.7-inch full-HD+ IPS board with an angle proportion of 18:9. The show is satisfactory however nothing more. The review edges are right on target, and hues are precise, however daylight clarity is fair as is the greatest brilliance level. The Moto programming suite incorporates a clever dependably in plain view highlight that enables snappy answers to messages appropriate from the lockscreen, and a blue light channel.

We would say, Motorola’s own particular applications ran fine on the 18:9 show and we could extend outsider applications that don’t bolster this angle proportion locally.

Moto G6 execution, programming, and battery life

We have had blended encounters with the Snapdragon 450 processor previously. The Moto G6 anyway makes ideal utilization of the equipment that it has. Much appreciated to a limited extent to Motorola’s spotless and liquid programming bundle, the G6 handles everyday use easily. The telephone exhibits slight slack and stammer, and can warm up a reasonable piece while handling escalated workloads. Then again, it never backs off excessively.

On account of the Adreno 506 GPU, the Moto G6 handles amusements genuinely well. We experienced couple of slacks while stacking overwhelming amusements like Asphalt 8, however gameplay was smooth. Benchmark scores were keeping pace with different cell phones that have the Snapdragon 450, which implies telephones that cost not exactly the Moto G6.