Moto M Meets Midrange Segment Demand; 3 Million Units Sold in Just 6 Months

by Anvinraj Valiyathara 0

Moto M, a new midrange smartphone from Motorola was launched in China in the last quarter of 2016. Later, it was also brought to select regions. Fresh information suggests that’ in as short span of six months the company has sold over 3 million units of Moto M.

According to The Jakarta Post, Adrie S. Suhadi who leads the Lenovo Mobile Business Group in Indonesia has said that the sales number of Motorola Moto M smartphone confirm that it has fulfilled the mid-range segment demand. The new smartphone was introduced to supplement its budget and premium smartphones that are already doing well in China.

Lenovo Group Ltd.’s global smartphone sales have increased by 20 percent because of the impressive sales of Moto M in China. After its launch in China, the phone was released in India and now it is also available in multiple markets such as Pakistan, Poland, Malaysia, Thailand and more. The smartphone is going to launch in Indonesia on March 27. Lenovo’s e-commerce partners will run pre-orders for Moto M from March 22 to 26.

Motorola Moto M

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The Moto M has a splash resistant body and it features a 5.5=inch screen that supports full HD resolution of 1,920 x 1,080 pixels. The MediaTek Helio P10 SoC is present under the hood of the phone. Some markets like India have received has received Helio P15 SoC variant of Moto M.

The 32 GB storage model of Moto M has 3 GB of RAM and its 64 GB storage variant has 4 GB of RAM. Its rear-facing camera is of 16-megapiexel LED flash and its frontal snapper is of 8-megapixel. It is loaded with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS. It features a USB Type-C port and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. It houses a 3,050 mAh battery and it comes in color options such as Gold, Gray and Silver.