Motorola Moto E4 Review: Plans | Pricing | Specs

Motorola Moto E4

Motorola Moto E4
  • Display

    5 inches

    1280 × 720


  • Storage

    16GB

  • Battery size

    2,800 mAh

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Motorola's E4 is inexpensive and not without its compromises, but provides a fair value smartphone experience for the price.

The good

  • Clean Android interface
  • Fingerprint sensor

The bad

  • Slow camera
  • Ordinary app performance

Motorola's taken its Moto G recipe and honed it for the Moto E4 with pleasing results.

Motorola has its plays in the premium space, mostly around its Moto Mod compatible Z series phones, but its bread and butter offerings are in the budget to mid-range space. The Motorola E4 is solidly in the budget space, and that very much defines the kind of smartphone you're likely to get.

However, as we've seen an increasing number of mid-range devices creep towards premium status in terms of features and style, the budget space has also improved, meaning that you're often putting up with fewer compromises in devices. There's lots of budget competition out there, so how does the Motorola E4 compare?

Design

  • Small and light
  • Removable battery
  • Ridged power button
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Camera

  • Simple single lens
  • Rather slow to focus
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Performance

  • Mediatek MT6737 processor
  • Slow but acceptable at its price point
  • Clean Google experience
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Battery life

  • Removable battery
  • Good but not great battery life

Verdict

  • A good upgrade handset for existing Moto owners
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Pricing and availability

Motorola Moto E4

Motorola's budget-centric E4

The Motorola Moto E4 provides solid value on a budget.

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  • The Motorola Moto E4 sells in Australia outright for $249.

Motorola Moto E4 specs

OS Android 7
Display size (inches) 5
Display resolution (pixels) 1280 × 720
Pixels per inch (PPI) 294
Processor MT6737
Height (mm) 144.7
Width (mm) 72.3
Depth (mm) 9
Weight (g) 151
Battery size (mAh) 2,800
Wireless charging No
Internal storage 16GB
MicroSD expansion 128GB
Fingerprint scanner No
RAM 2
Water resistance N/A
Rear camera (1) resolution 8
Rear camera (1) aperture f/2.2
Rear camera (2) resolution
Rear camera (2) aperture
Rear camera (3) resolution
Rear camera (3) aperture
Front camera (1) resolution 5
Front camera (1) aperture f/2.0
Front camera (2) resolution
Front camera (2) aperture
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Network category speed N/A
NFC support No

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    SANDRADecember 6, 2018

    Hi, I have a Moto E 4 Plus, (unlocked) Will it work in Australia with an Aussie sim?
    Thanks

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      JohnDecember 10, 2018Staff

      Hi Sandra,

      Thank you for reaching out to finder.

      Yes, your phone would work in Australia using an Aussie sim as long as the phone has been unlocked. This will give the phone the ability to connect with any network. Hope this helps!

      Cheers,
      Reggie

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