Motorola states its budget case for 2018 with the Motorola Moto G6. It's not a wow-bang type handset, but it is a quiet, solid and reliable performer.
- 18:9 display
- Good battery performance
- Camera is good for its price range
- Ordinary performance
- Thin fingerprint sensor can be hard to hit
- No water resistance
Motorola's taken its Moto G recipe and honed it for the Moto G6 with pleasing results.
Motorola has focused in the past few years on providing solid budget handsets. The Moto G series is its long-standing (and most widely available in Australia) take on an affordable phone.
The Motorola Moto G6 doesn't break new ground or bring new concepts to the budget/mid-range space, but it's a sound handset for the money.
- Adds 18:9 display
- All glass design looks great but smudges easily
- Small fingerprint sensor.
- Dual lens, but second lens only adds depth effect
- Average mid-range performer
- Average mid-range performance
- Simple actions work well
- Lacks water resistance
- USB C charging
- Good battery life from a low-end processor
- A good upgrade handset for existing Moto owners.
Pricing and availability
Motorola Moto G6
Motorola's Moto 6
The Motorola Moto G6 offers good value for mid-range phone buyers on a budget.
- The Motorola Moto G6 sells in Australia outright for $399.
Motorola Moto G6 specs
Power, storage and battery
|Display size||5.7 inches|
|Resolution||1080 x 2160|
|Pixels per inch (PPI)||424|
|Rear camera megapixels||12MP + 5MP|
|Rear camera aperture size||f/1.8 + f/2.2|
|Front camera megapixels||8MP|
|Front camera aperture size||f/2.2|
|Dimensions||153.8mm x 72.3mm x 8.3mm|
|Network category speed||Category 6|
|Operating system||Android 8|
|External storage support||Up to 256GB|
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