Motorola Moto G (3rd gen) is finally official, putting an end to the endless
rumor marathon. We already knew what to expect, but a very important detail
eluded us, but it is now set in stone.
fret not, the Motorola Moto G (3rd gen) does have 2GB of RAM, only not all
versions of the smartphone. There are two options you can choose from and the
2GB of RAM come coupled with 16GB of storage, while a more modestly equipped
1GB/8GB variant is also available. A microSD slot allows expansion by up to
32GB in either model.
5-inch 720p display adorns the front of the smartphone, and it’s protected by
Gorilla Glass 3. The Snapdragon 410 provides computing power with a 1.4GHz
quad-core processor and Adreno 306 GPU inside. You get LTE support, as well as
the obligatory Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and GPS. The smartphone boots the latest
Android 5.1.1 too, so no surprises here either.
primary camera is a 13MP unit, aided by a dual-LED dual-tone flash. On the
front, there’s a 5MP selfie shooter.
Motorola Moto G (3rd gen) measures 142.1 x 72.4 x 11.6mm, though the thickness
does go down to 6.1mm towards the edges. It weighs 155g, and Motorola have
upped battery capacity to 2,470mAh, compared to the 2,070mAh of the
what’s most important in terms of hardware, is the IPx7 certification, which
makes the handset capable of surviving after being submerged in up to 1m of
water for up to 30 minutes.