Motorola's Moto E (2015), launched at the Mobile World Congress (MWC 2015) to cater to budget smartphone buyers, is now being offered in the US for $100 without long-term contracts.
The handset, under the offer, is available via Boost mobile (Sprint's prepaid subsidiary wing) for $99.99 (£66). Click here to navigate to Boost Mobile's online portal and purchase the Moto E (2015).
The Moto E (2015) model offered by Sprint's Boost Mobile, is the 4G-LTE variant. This aspect, plus the Android 5.0 (Lollipop) platform of the smartphone, should offer people looking at buying smartphones on a tight budget plenty to cheer about.
An unlocked Moto E (2015) 4G-LTE variant currently retails for $150 (£100) in the US.
Apart from Sprint and its prepaid wing Boost Mobile, the unlocked second-gen Moto E (in Black outer colour scheme) is available for pre-order on Best Buy at $150 (£100).
Virgin Mobile (also powered by Sprint) is all set to launch the Moto E (2015) officially covered by its wireless network service on 9 March.
Key technical aspects of Motorola Moto E (2015)
- 4.5in IPS capacitive display, enclosed within Gorilla Glass 3
- Latest Android 5.0 (Lollipop) operating platform, out of the box
- 1.2 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 200 processor for 3G variant, 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 for 4G LTE variant
- 5 MP rear camera
- VGA front camera
- 1 GB RAM
- 8 GB internal storage
- MicroSD card slot for expansion of internal storage up to 32GB
- 4G LTE, 3G, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi and microUSB connectivity
- 2390 mAh Li-Ion battery