From a previous leak, we had found out that the second-gen Motorola Moto E LTE will be hitting Verizon, and that has finally happened. The carrier’s prepaid section is now selling the handset at $99 which is the same price at which Sprint is offering the phone through its own prepaid channels.
It should be noted that this is a no-contract deal, and that’s what makes it attractive. Verizon has revealed that it will be offering flexible plans with the second-gen Motorola Moto E, to help buyers in choosing the right amount of LTE data to suit their needs.
This Android 5.0 Lollipop-running Motorola smartphone sports a larger display than its predecessor, and grants improvements in other departments as well. Firstly, there’s a quad core Snapdragon 410 processor onboard, apart from a front camera that was missing on its precursor.
And while the previous Moto E too featured a 5MP snapper, the one on the second-gen model offers autofocus and 720p HD video recording. The near-stock Android software of this phone has been laced with trademark Motorola additions like Quick Capture, Motor Display, Moto Assist and more.
A quick glance at the specs of the Second-gen Moto E LTE:
– Display: 4.5-inch IPS LCD, 960 x 540 pixels
– OS: Android 5.0 Lollipop (Upgradable)
– Processor: 1.2GHz quad core Snapdragon 410
– GPU: Adreno 306
– Memory: 1GB RAM, 8GB storage (expandable till 32GB)
– Camera: 5MP AF rear, VGA FF front
– Weight: 145gms
– Dimensions: 129.9mm x 66.8mm x 5.2mm to 12.3mm
– Battery: 2390mAh
Those in the US who are interested in buying the second-gen Moto E LTE smartphone via Verizon prepaid, can head over to the carrier’s official online store and snap it up for its ultra-affordable retail value of $99.