Motorola Moto E6 Plus is a budget phone with a notched display, dual rear cameras, and the MediaTek Helio P22

Motorola Moto E6 Plus is a budget phone with a notched display, dual rear cameras, and the MediaTek Helio P22

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The Moto E6 Plus has shown up a few times in recent weeks and now the device is official. Motorola announced the phone at IFA 2019 event and it’s exactly what we expected. This is a very low-end phone with some features commonly associated with higher-end devices, such as dual cameras and a display notch.

Moto E6 Plus XDA Forums

SpecificationsMoto E6 Plus
Size155.6 x 73.1 x 8.6 mm, 149g
Display6.1-inches, HD+
ChipsetMediaTek Helio P22
Memory2/4GB
Storage32/64MB (microSD)
Rear Cameras13MP + 2MP
Front Cameras8MP
Battery3000mAh
OSAndroid 9 Pie
ConnectivityWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS
BiometricsFingerprint (rear-mounted)
Audio3.5mm headphone jack, FM Radio
ColorsCaribbean Blue, Rich Cranberry, Bright Cherry, Polished Graphite

As you can see from the specifications above, the Moto E6 Plus is firmly in the low-end category. That’s where the E series has really excelled and the Moto E6 Plus looks to be no different. This phone may be cheap, but it doesn’t look cheap. Motorola has opted for slim bezels, gradient color schemes, and a display notch. These are all things people associate with more expensive devices.

Another great addition to a low-end phone is dual cameras. The main sensor is 13MP with f/2.0 aperture and it’s joined by a 2MP depth sensor. You’ll be able to get great bokeh effects by using the cameras in tandem. The front camera is a midling 8MP. Going back to the rear of the device, there is a fingerprint scanner inside the Motorola logo dimple.

Rounding out the specs, we’ve got the MediaTek Helio P22, 2 or 4GB of RAM, and 32 or 64GB of storage. The storage can be expanded up to 512Gb with a microSD card. The battery comes in at 3,000mAh and it’s actually removable, just like the regular Moto E6. As you’d expect from a device in this range, it does have a 3.5mm headphone jack.

Availability & Pricing

The Moto E6 Plus comes in four shiny colors: Caribbean Blue, Rich Cranberry, Bright Cherry, and Polished Graphite. It will be available in Latin America beginning September 5th, and later in September, it will come to Europe starting at €139 (~$154). The Moto E6 Plus will also roll out across Asia in the coming months.

Source: Motorola