Motorola One Macro Finally Launched In India At Rs 9, 999; Expected To Rule The Budget Smartphone Segment
Motorola seems to have put every formula in the right proportion to make the One Macro a perfect fix. The One Macro has been finally launched in India at Rs 9,999, a budget handset phone comprising of triple rear camera setup – a 13MP primary sensor, a 2MP macro lens and a 2MP depth sensor with laser autofocus. There is a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor cemented in the Moto dimple for security. In the case of design, the Motorola One Macro houses a waterdrop notch to accommodate the selfie snapper, and there is a sizeable chin beneath the screen.
As the name suggests, the Motorola One Macro is a part of the Android One series of phones from Motorola and comes in an affordable range. This budget phone is a messiah for photographers who love to click close-up shots. This is because the macro camera permits one to shoot from as close as 2cm from the subject that results in higher details than a regular zoom camera.
Besides the macro camera, the One Macro also houses a 13-megapixel main camera at the back along with a 2-megapixel depth camera for portrait mode photos. The front camera uses an 8-megapixel camera and also has various AI assistance features for portrait mode. The camera is supported by features like PDAF, Burst Shot, Auto HDR, Live Filter, Shot Optimisation, Smart Composition, Auto Smile Capture, Cinemagraph, Hyperlapse as well as Timelapse video, Electronic Video Stabilisation, and Google Lens integration. Being a camera-centric phone, the company assures that a powerful budget smartphone serves every interest of a photography enthusiast.
Other standout features of One Macro include a 6.2-inch HD+ MaxVision display with HD+ (720 x 1,520 pixels) resolution and a 19:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by a 2GHz octa-core MediaTek Helio P70 SoC with 900MHz ARM Mali-G72 MP3 GPU, 4GB RAM and 64GB storage that is further expandable up to 512GB via microSD card. The Motorola One Macro runs on Android 9.0 Pie with a near-stock interface. Even at such an affordable rate, the company has not compromised on any of its features. The phone is also backed by a massive 4,000mAh battery with 10W fast-charging and also flaunts an IPX2 water-repellent design.
Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE, dual-SIM support, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, USB Type-C port, and GPS + GLONASS. The phone comes in one colour variant- Space Blue– and will go on sale from October 12 on Flipkart. For offers and discounts, customers can avail Rs 2,200 cashback and 125GB additional data from Jio.