Friday , September 21 2018 Ausdroid » Hardware » Mobiles » Motorola Moto E gen 2 now available from Australian retailers

Announced only two days ago, it seems that Motorola has learnt their lesson from previous phone announcements, ensuring stock is in-store when they say it will be. The Motorola Moto E gen 2 is now available to purchase from at least two retailers, with more expected to come on board.

The Motorola Moto E gen 2 is now available to purchase from Dick Smith, as well as from The Good Guys and as expected, the price has dropped from the initial $249 RRP to just $239.

The Moto E Gen 2 for Australia – XT1527 – is the 4G enabled model, which sports the Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor. LTE bands supported by this second generation Moto E include the 1800/2600/2100/700Mhz frequencies, making it quite the compatible handset for our LTE market.

Full spec for the Moto E gen 2 include :

  • 4.5″ qHD 540×960 (245ppi) IPS Display with Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3 and Anti-smudge coating
  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 410 processor with 1.2 GHz quad-core CPU, Adreno 306 with 400 MHz GPU
  • 1GB RAM
  • 8GB Storage
  • 5 MP Rear Camera with f/ 2.2 aperture and VGA Front-facing camera
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS with AGPS+GLONASS
  • Radios:
    • GSM/GPRS/EDGE: 850/900/1800MHz
    • UMTS/HSPA+: 850/900/1900/2100MHz
    • 4G LTE (FDD): 1800/2600/2100/700MHz
  • 2390 mAh battery
  • Android™ 5.0 Lollipop
  • 129.9×66.8×5.2-12.3mm @ 145 grams

If you’re in the market for a new Moto E gen 2, head over to The Good Guys, or Dick Smith websites and check them out.

Source: Good Guys, and Dick Smith.
Thanks: Jamie.

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