Moto E5 Play: In April 2018 budget line of phones, Moto E has expanded. Were presented three new models with little design change compared to the previous series E4. The most notable change in the line E5 – fingerprint reader moved to the back of the phone. The least of the delights was to Play E5. What to expect from this model?
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Motorola manufacturers claim that the device has water repellent nano-coating. It will protect from dust and accidental exposure to splashes, light rain, liquid spills, but not from total immersion in water.
The plastic back cover is completely detached from the phone, opening up access to SIM, memory card and removable battery. Instead of the expected support of two SIM-cards slot is designed for only one. The internal memory of 16 GB can be increased only with the help of microSD up to 128 GB. Small battery capacity is of 2800 mAh battery provides the phone within one to two days depending on load. You can purchase one or more additional removable battery and forget about recharging for a while, actually, doing just a change of batteries.
Moto E5 Play running Android 8.0 Oreo. Adreno graphics processor 308 is unlikely to please those who are used to multitasking. Most likely, disappoint or deliver certain inconveniences micro-USB port for charging instead of the usual USB TYPE-C. For its price segment camera phone doing pretty good, but not suitable for producing high-quality pictures.
Well-designed software. You can configure the display so that simple gestures to include the desired functionality in a matter of seconds. And the option MotoDisplay will allow you to be aware of everything happening and quickly browse information about new notifications and updates that will appear on the screen. When, for example, will need to respond to the email, it will be enough to run your finger up the screen, without even unlocking it.
According to its characteristics, it is a simple smartphone and a decent option in its price segment, though the price range is impressive – from 40 to 120 USD. It can be considered as a permanent device or a temporary replacement for your phone, important not to overstate expectations.