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
When does the Moto G6 come out? Available from June 2018
What’s new about the Moto G6? Snapdragon 450, dual cameras, 18:9 display
How much does the Moto G6 cost? $399 outright
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.
|Display size (inches)||5.7|
|Display resolution (pixels)||2160 x 1080|
|Pixels per inch (PPI)||424|
|Battery size (mAh)||3,000|
|Rear camera (1) resolution||12|
|Rear camera (1) aperture||f/1.8|
|Rear camera (2) resolution||5|
|Rear camera (2) aperture||f/2.2|
|Rear camera (3) resolution|
|Rear camera (3) aperture|
|Front camera (1) resolution||8|
|Front camera (1) aperture||f/2.2|
|Front camera (2) resolution|
|Front camera (2) aperture|
|Network category speed||Category 6|
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