Motorola Moto 1S Review: A Budget Smartphone with Bezel-less Design

Motorola Moto 1S Review, Release Date, Price, Specification - Australia

Lenovo-owned Motorola has just revealed its latest and pocket-friendly flagship device named as Motorola Moto 1S in Australia with much-improved features as compared to its predecessor. The phone is available in two sensational colours – Victoria Blue and Charlotte Powder.

The Moto 1S is specially designed to be premium parading sufficient RAM and massive built-in storage. This is also a water resistant and it’s coming at a considerable price. Looking for more? We come up with Motorola Moto 1S review including its release date, price, and specifications. So, let’s dive into them.

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Motorola Moto 1S Release Date

The Motorola Moto 1S has been launched on May 17, 2018, in numerous countries such as China, UK, US, France, Switzerland and Asian countries. The Motorola Moto 1S release date in Australia is also May 17, 2018, which means it has started landing on shelves all over the country.

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Motorola Moto 1S Price

As far as Motorola Moto 1S Price in Australia is concerned, you can buy it buy spending AU$390. Usually, price varies according to its built-in memory, but right now, it’s only available in single variant – 64GB.

Motorola Moto 1S Specifications

Here is a quick rundown of Motorola Moto 1S Specifications and features. Have a look!

  • Operating System: Android 8.0 Oreo
  • ROM: 64GB (Expandable Up to 128GB)
  • RAM: 4GB
  • Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 450
  • Processor: Octa-core 1.8
  • GPU: Qualcomm Adreno 506
  • SIM: Dual SIM
  • Weight: 168g
  • Display Size: 5.7-inches FHD IPS LCD
  • Display Resolution: 1080 x 2160 Pixels
  • Display Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • Rear Camera: 13MP + 5MP
  • Front Camera: 16MP
  • Camera Features: HDR, Autofocus, Panorama, Digital Zoom, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, ISO Settings, Scene Mode, Exposure Compensation, Scene Mode, White Balance
  • WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, 802.11 n 5GHz, Dual-Band, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct
  • Bluetooth: 4.2
  • USB Port: Micro USB 2.0, With OTG
  • Sensors: Fingerprint, Digital Compass, Accelerometer, Proximity, Light Sensor and Gyroscope
  • Battery: 3000mAh Non-Removable (Fast Charging)

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A Brief Description of Motorola Moto 1S Features

Talking about Motorola Moto 1S design, it comes with a full-screen display and a single home button, whereas the logo sits right above it. There is a snapper along with an LED flash on top of the phone that is been separated by a speaker.

It measures 72.3 mm x 154.5 mm x 8.3 mm and weighs only 168 grams. The phone is made of an Aluminum alloy and Glass material to improve its durability.

The Moto 1S sports a 5.7-inches FHD IPS, LEC display well-supported by 1080 x 2160 pixels resolution at a pixel density of 424 PPI. The front glass is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 3 which is scratch resistant.

There are overall 3 camera setups on Motorola Moto 1S. You will see a 13MP + 5MP dual camera on its back with image dimensions of 4096 x 3072 pixels and dual LED flash supports both Autofocus. On the other hand, there is a 16MP sensor with 80 Degree Wide Angle Lens, LED Flash and Face Recognition features.

The Moto 1S is loaded with 64GB of onboard storage which can be expanded further up to 128GB via microSD card.

On the hardware, it boasts the latest version of Android 8.0 Oreo with Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 chipset coupled with 4GB of RAM and Qualcomm Adreno 506 for handling graphical department. The performance is butter smooth and doesn’t show a sign of lag.

Moving towards its power segment, you will be getting a 3000mAh non-removable battery with fast charging technology and Micro USB 2.0, with OTG. The battery capacity is considered to be enough to keep you online all day long under moderate use.

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Staphanie Kyle is one of the youngest members managing gadget reviews and other high priority news and stories for TechenGuru. When she isn’t working, you can find her listening songs and watching documentaries and sports.
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