Motorola Moto G 3rd Gen Water Resistant‎, Dual SIM 4G Launched at Rs. 11999

Motorola Moto G 3rd Gen Water Resistant

After the success of the second generation of Moto G smartphone, Motorola has announced the Motorola Moto G 3rd Gen.

The new Moto G features advanced water resistance, innovative software, a 13 MP camera, and 4G LTE. Not to mention a beautiful design that looks as good as it feels.

The new Moto G comes in 8GB and 16GB ROM options at Rs 11,999 and Rs 12,999, respectively. Both the versions support 4G connectivity while the 8GB internal storage offers 1GB RAM and the 16GB variant has 2GB RAM. Both supports microSD cards. Rest of the specs are the same. The new Moto G smartphone is available only on Flipkart from July 28 midnight.

Phone Details –

Key Features

  • Advanced water resistance
    IPX7-rated protection from splashes and accidental drops in water.
  • 13 MP rear camera, 5 MP front camera
    Includes a colour-balancing dual LED flash.
  • 12.7cm(5) HD display
    Brilliant display quality and the strength of Corning® Gorilla® Glass.
  • Expandable memory
    Slot for an optional microSD card with up to 32 GB capacity.
  • All-day battery
    A 2470 mAh battery lasts all day.
  • 4G LTE  speed
    Browse, stream music, watch video, and play games at blazing speed.

Water-resistant. Worry-proof.

Moto G 3rd Gen Water-resistant. Worry-proof.

You need your phone to be there for you, even in less-than-ideal conditions. IPX7-rated water protection keeps your phone safe from splashes and drops in water.* After an accidental splash into a puddle or sink, just dry off your phone and keep going.

Corning® Gorilla® Glass display

You need a phone that can stand up to your demanding lifestyle. Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3 spans Moto G from nearly edge to edge to help keep your phone protected from unsightly scrapes and scratches.

Long lasting battery

The new Moto G is designed to last a full day, and then some. With a 2470 mh battery, you can go about your jam-packed day and not worry about battery life. Go to school or work, visit with friends, then head out for the evening – and still have enough juice to get home.

Make your Moto G your very own.

Motorola Shells

Make your Moto G your very own with Motorola Shells. Choose your favourite colour, or a protective Motorola Flip Shell that protects your phone, front and back.§

Get the best performance with a pure Android™ experience.

Moto G runs Android™ Lollipop, free from unnecessary software that slows you down.

Notifications at a glance

Moto Display lets you preview notifications and updates. Decide which ones you want to see. Play and pause music without unlocking your phone.†† Nudge your phone to see what’s new, then go to the app — or leave it for later.

Go ahead, do it all.

With a fast Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 410 processor, 1.4 GHz quad-core CPU, and advanced Adreno graphics, you can switch back and forth between your favourite apps without slowing down.

Sharp details. Stunning HD.

With a sharp 12.7cm(5) HD display, every photo, video, and game looks its best. Experience vivid colours, deep blacks, and crisp whites—even outdoors.

Speed without overspending.

The new Moto G gives you the blazing-fast speed of 4G LTE. So you can browse the web, stream music, play games, and watch videos. It’s a small price to pay for a whole lot of speed.

Great shots. All the time.

Moto G 3rd Gen 13 MP rear camera

The new Moto G delivers high-quality photos in any environment with a 13 MP rear camera and 5 MP front camera. Even in low light, the ultra-fast f2.0 lens produces crystal-clear images, and the colour-balancing dual LED flash preserves colour and clarity. What’s more, High Dynamic Range (HDR) imaging helps you capture both the brightest highlights and darkest shadows, just as your eyes see them.

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Operating System
AndroidTM Lollipop 5.1.1

System Architecture/Processor
Qualcomm® SnapdragonTM 410 (MSM8916) processor with 1.4 GHz quad-core CPU, Adreno 306 with 400 MHz GPU

8 GB or 16 GB, removable storage supports up to 32 GB microSD card (sold separately)

Height: 142.1mm (5.59 inches)
Width: 72.4mm (2.85 inches)
Curve: 6.1-11.6mm (0.24-0.48 inches)

155g (5.47 ounces)

12.7cm(5), 720p HD (1280 x 720), 294 ppi, Corning® Gorilla(TM) Glass 3

2470 mAh, mixed usage up to 24 hours

Water Resistant
Yes, IPX7


Bands (by model)
Moto G (XT1550)
LTE (1, 3, 7, 8, 28,40) UMTS/HSPA+ (900, 2100, 850 MHz)
GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)

Rear Camera
13 MP
f/ 2.0
Field of view (FOV) 76 degrees
CCT dual-LED flash
Auto focus
Quick Capture (twist wrist to launch camera)
Tap anywhere to capture
4X digital zoom (drag to zoom in/out)
Slow motion video
Burst mode
Auto HDR
Video iHDR
Manual focus and exposure controls
Active viewfinder (recognizes QR codes and barcodes)

Memory (RAM)
1 GB and 2 GB

Front Camera
Field of view (FOV) 72 degrees
Display flash
Fixed focus
Tap anywhere to capture
4X digital zoom
Slow motion video
Burst mode
Auto HDR
Tap to focus
Quick Capture

SIM Card
Dual Sim (Micro SIM)

Micro USB, 3.5mm headset jack

Bluetooth® Technology
Bluetooth version 4.0 LE

802.11 b/g/n (2.4 GHz)

Earpiece, loudspeaker, 2-mic support

Video Capture
1080p HD video, 30 fps (MPEG4, H.264)

Location Services

Accelerometer (2), Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity, Sensor Hub

Base color
Black or White

In the box
Moto G, Wall Charger, Guides

Motorola Shells (sold separately)
Black, Navy, Cabernet, Golden Yellow, Lime, Cherry, Blue, Turqouise, Raspberry, Chalk

Motorola Flip Shells (sold separately)
Turquoise with Dark Teal, Blue with Navy, Raspberry with Cabernet, Crimson with Cherry, Licorice with Charcoal

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Written by Sandeep Likhar

Sandeep Likhar is from India, where he is a blogger, eBook designer, and founder of LetsDnD. He has 6 years of experience in the industry as a Digital Publishing Expert and eBook Converter, providing services to authors, publishers, and distributors worldwide. He is proficient in converting books into various formats, such as HTML, epub, mobi, word, PDF, including all major online platforms like iTunes, Kobo, Kindle, CreateSpace, B&N, Smashwords, and more.

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