Motorola Moto E4 Review: Plans | Pricing | Specs

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

  • Clean Android interface
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Slow camera
  • Ordinary app performance

5 inches

Display size

720 x 1280px

16GB

Internal storage

8 MP

Rear camera

2,800 mAh

Battery size

Finder rated as Average vs similar phones

Details

Display

Display Size
5 inches
Resolution
720 x 1280px
Pixels per inch (PPI)
294 ppi

Camera

Rear camera megapixels
8MP
Rear camera aperture size
f/2.2
Video recording
720p
Front camera megapixels
5MP
Front camera aperture size
f/2.0

Physical Dimensions

Dimensions
144.7mm x 72.3mm x 9mm
Weight
151g

Connectivity

NFC
No
Wi-Fi
802.11 b/g/n
Network category speed
N/A

Power, storage and battery

Processor
MT6737
RAM
2GB
Operating system
Android 7
Internal storage
16GB
External storage support
Up to 128GB
Battery capacity
2,800mAh

Device features

Headphone jack
Yes
Fingerprint sensor
No
Water resistance rating
N/A
Wireless charging
No
Launch price (RRP)$199
Launch date2017-06
Motorola Moto E4

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

  • The Motorola Moto E4 is no longer available for purchase in Australia.

Specifications

Display

Display Size
5 inches
Resolution
720 x 1280px
Pixels per inch (PPI)
294 ppi

Camera

Rear camera megapixels
8MP
Rear camera aperture size
f/2.2
Video recording
720p
Front camera megapixels
5MP
Front camera aperture size
f/2.0

Physical Dimensions

Dimensions
144.7mm x 72.3mm x 9mm
Weight
151g

Connectivity

NFC
No
Wi-Fi
802.11 b/g/n
Network category speed
N/A

Power, storage and battery

Processor
MT6737
RAM
2GB
Operating system
Android 7
Internal storage
16GB
External storage support
Up to 128GB
Battery capacity
2,800mAh

Device features

Headphone jack
Yes
Fingerprint sensor
No
Water resistance rating
N/A
Wireless charging
No

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2 Comments

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    SANDRA
    December 6, 2018

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

    • Avatarfinder Customer Care
      John
      December 10, 2018

      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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