New Delhi: Lenovo-owned company Motorola has officially launched the latest Moto P30 mid-range smartphone in China. The Moto P30 is iPhone X-lookalike and comes with an 18.7:9 display, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC, and a glass back with gradient colour design.
The Moto P30 runs the custom ZUI 4.0 skin on top of Android Oreo. Apart from the launch of Moto P30, the company has also revealed the names of handsets that will receive the Android Pie update later this year, including models from 2018 as well as 2017. Moto Z3, Moto Z3 Play, Moto Z2 Force Edition, Moto Z2 Play, Moto X4, Moto G6, Moto G6 Play, Moto G6 Plus will receive the latest Android Pie software update, the company has confirmed.
Moto P30 price and availability
The base variant of the Moto P30 with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage will cost CNY 2,099 (roughly Rs 21,400), while the 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage version is priced at CNY 2,499 (approximately Rs 25,400) for the 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage.
The smartphone will be available for purchase in China starting September 15 and will come in Aurora Blue, Black, and White colour options.
In a Weibo post, Motorola has said that the Moto P30 is "designed for China" so it might not launched in other countries soon.
Moto P30 specifications
#Custom ZUI 4.0 atop Android 8.0 Oreo
#6.2-inch full-HD+ (1080x2246 pixels) IPS LCD panel with an 18.7:9 aspect ratio
#Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC (clocked at 1.8GHz), coupled with 6GB of RAM and 64GB/ 128GB of inbuilt storage
#Storage expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB)
#16-megapixel primary rear OV16B camera sensor (f/1.8 aperture)
#Secondary 5-megapixel OV5675 sensor (f/2.2 aperture) with PDAF, dual-tone LED flash, and full-HD video recording capabilities
#Single 12-megapixel front camera with f/2.0 aperture, double-sided AI blur, and AR capabilities
#Connectivity options - 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac with hotspot, Bluetooth v5.0 LE, USB Type-C, and a 3.5mm headphone jack
#Sensors - accelerometer, ambient light sensor, electronic compass, gyroscope, fingerprint sensor (on the rear panel), and proximity sensor
#Dimensions - 155.5x75.95x7.69mm
#Weight - less than 170 grams