Motorola’s fourth-generation Moto G smartphone is set to launch on Tuesday. Before the launch, two new Moto handsets have passed through FCC (Federal Communications Commission) certification site believed to be the Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus.
According to FCC documentation, the Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus come with model numbers XT1622 and XT1642 respectively.
The Moto G was recently spotted in benchmark site. The Geekbench benchmark listing tipped that the Moto G4 features a Snapdragon 617 processor with 3GB of RAM and will run Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow.
The Moto G4 Plus has a more rectangular home-button that doubles up as a fingerprint scanner. This could be the first Moto smartphone to feature a fingerpint sensor.
The leaked pictures show a new camera setup in Moto G4, which could be the use of better autofocus and new image sensor too. the Moto G4 is expected to come with an improved battery life. Based on Moto India’s tweets, the Moto G4 looks set to come with a better camera, and improved battery life. It could also feature support for NFC.
Recently @evleaks had shared a leaked image of the Moto G4 Plus, showing a square-shaped fingerprint sensor placed as a home button of smartphone, a speaker grille, a front-facing camera, and the rear camera with flash and autofocus sensors.
The main differences between the Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus is said to be the fingerprint scanner which will come embedded in the home button of the latter while the former will not include any fingerprint scanner.
The Moto G4 previously expected to feature a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) resolution display, an octa-core processor with 2GB of RAM, 16GB of inbuilt storage, 13-megapixel rear camera. The Moto G4 Plus is rumored to sport a fingerprint sensor, and a 16-megapixel rear camera.