Motorola is again back with a top-rated budget smartphone Moto E7 power that specifically battery-focused. The phone is released in Feb 2021 with a price of around INR Rs 7.5K Motorola is gaining its market base in India as they are continuously bringing smartphones that are mainly price focussed along with outstandingly good features, Moto G 5g “The Cheapest 5G Smartphone” is one of the best examples of it.
Pros & Cons
- 5000 mAh Battery
- User will get Android11 update
- Storage can be expanded upto 1TB
- Panda glass for scratch protection
- Slow charger
- Plastic body
- Little heavy in weight
- IPS display
- Quite thick Bezels
Price: Around INR 7.4K / € 90
Display: 6.51″ (16.53 cm)
Processor: MediaTek Helio G25 SoC
Front Camera: 5MP
Rear Camera: 13MP + 2MP
RAM: 2GB / 4GB
Storage: 32GB / 64GB
Operating System: Android 10
Moto E7 Power comes with simple packaging with some highlighted features given on the box. The phone comes in two variant colors namely Tahiti Blue & Coral Red. Though, the phone has a plastic body but it is still tough and sturdy.
The phone doesn’t look very slim and a little heavy to hold too. Moto E7 Power is taller and a little wider as well for holding it in average hand. It has a matte finish on the back which doesn’t really get scratches or fingerprint marks.
MODEL: Motorola E7 Power
OTG Compatible: Yes
DIMENSION: 165.1×75.9×9.2 mm
WEIGHT: 200 grams
AVAILABLE COLOURS: Tahiti Blue, Coral Red
WATERPROOF: Yes (IP68 rated)
Moto E7 Power is inbuilt with IPS LCD screen panel that supports HD+ screen resolution, it could be better if Motorola has given FHD screen resolution access at least but it is tolerable seeing the price of it. Also, it seems that the screen brightness is also compromised with the price as the phone has a maximum brightness level of 380nits that will definitely affect the outdoor viewing experience of the phone.
The phone bezels are also quite thick including the chin that can be seen on the bottom of the screen. For the protection of a screen from scratches, Moto E7 comes with Panda Glass protection.
SCREEN SIZE: 6.51″ (16.53 cm)
SCREEN RESOLUTION: 720×1600 pixels
REFRESH RATE: Not mentioned
DISPLAY TYPE: IPS LCD
PIXEL DENSITY: 264 PPI
BRIGHTNESS: ~380 nits
SCREEN TO BODY RATIO: 82.3%
SOFTWARE AND HARDWARE
Moto E7 Power comes with MediaTek Helio G25 SoC, which is a great combination that we can’t see too often under this budget segment of smartphones. The base variant of E7 Power comprises 2GB RAM with 32GB ROM but we suggest you to go with 4GB RAM & 64GB ROM variant as there is not a very price difference between the two variants.
The Phone comes with Android10 Operating system but it is expected that the user of this phone will also get Android11 update.
RAM: 2GB/ 4GB
ROM: 32GB/ 64GB
USB OTG Support: YES
PROCESSOR: MediaTek Helio G25 SoC
OPERATING SYSTEM: Android 10
PRIMARY CLOCK SPEED: 2.0 GHz
GPU: PowerVR GE8320
EXPANDABLE STORAGE: Yes
Seeing the price tag of the Moto E7 Power the camera quality is average. A little softness can be seen in the photo clicked by this phone. Also, the images clicked during night-time are adversely affected as there is no dedicated night-mode camera functionality to click images.
The selfie camera is of 5MP that is placed in the waterdrop notch design. Talking, about the selfie quality then it is quite good.
REAR CAMERA: 13MP (f/2.0, Wide)+ 2MP (f/2.4, Macro)
FRONT CAMERA: 5MP (f/2.2, Wide).
FLASH: YES (LED flash)
FLASH POSITION: Rear
VIDEO RECORDING: 1080p@30fps
OTHER CAMERA FEATURES: HDR, Panorama Mode etc.
One of the strongest reasons why you should buy this is its 5000mAh battery. Motorola claims that the Moto E7 Power battery can last upto 2 days on a single charge under normal usage.But, it would be better if Motorola have provided 18W fast-charging support at least.
BATTERY CAPACITY: 5000 mAh
BATTERY TYPE: Li-ion battery
BATTERY CHARGER: 10 W fast-charging.
USB Type C: Yes
WIRELESS CHARGING: No
The phone is not dedicated very much to some advanced connectivities and also some of the major sensors including the gyroscope sensor, Light sensor are absent in Moto E7 Power which clear-cut means that this phone is not made for gaming.
Wi-fi: YES (802.11 b/g/n/ac/6e)
OTHER Wi-fi RELATED FEATURES: Hotspot.
GPS: Yes (A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, LTEPP, SUPL)
NFC( Near Field Communication ): No
BLUETOOTH: YES (v5.0)
USB: YES (USB 2.0)
USB RELATED FEATURES: Data Transfer, USB Charging
5G READY: No
OTHER WIRELESS FEATURES: No wireless suppoert
HEADPHONE JACK: Yes
MAGNETIC COMPASS: No
PROXIMITY SENSOR: Yes
LIGHT SENSOR: No
UNLOCK FEATURES: Rear Mounted fingerprint sensor, Face Unlock, etc.