the Best Motorola smartphones

Smartphones Motorola was and still is one of the best on the market. They are of high quality and support. For you we have selected a few relevant models.

the American company Motorola is a pioneer in the mobile communications market. In 1983 was released the world's first mobile phone Motorola DynaTAC 8000X, which weighed 800 grams and cost $4000. Much time has passed, but still the brand remains popular and recognizable.

After the division of the company in early 2010 by Motorola Mobility and Motorola Solutions, the mobile division was sold to Google for $12 billion, the Search giant has not made the company successful, so resold it to the Chinese Lenovo. In turn, the new owners have done a rebranding and now we know these smartphones like the Motorola Moto, as they recently received a slightly different name — Lenovo Moto.

The devices have found their fans for high quality build, the regular update of the Android OS and great support. We offer you to get acquainted with the best models of the manufacturer that can be purchased in 2018.

Which line of Moto relevant in 2018?

All smartphones Moto can be divided into 5 lines:

  • Z — a top-end device with an interesting feature in the form of additional modules Moto Mods, which cling to the magnetic connectors on the rear of the smartphone.
  • X — smartphones predlagaemogo level with the option to upgrade to Android 8.
  • G — the average level of maximum performance and also the ability to update Android Oreo.
  • E — a budget device with all the necessary functionality.
  • WITH — the cheap smartphones Moto for a very modest users.

it Should be noted that because of not very successful last year, the company's sales decreased, which caused a number of speculations and rumors about the termination of the brand. But as we learned at MWC 2018, the company will bring three — Moto G6, G6 Plus G6 and Play, which will get a new screen format of 18:9.

In 2017, the company released 11 models, among which we highlight the most interesting.


E4 Moto (Moto E4 Plus)

  • CPU: 4-nuclear Mediatek MT6737, 1300 MHz
  • Display: 5 inches, 720 x 1280
  • Camera (main / front): 8 MP / 5 MP
  • Memory (RAM integrated): 2 Гб / 16 GB
  • battery Capacity: 2800mAh

Price: from 7 000 RUB

Budget smartphones, which offer a minimum of hardware capabilities, but captivate you with quality and affordable price tags. If the characteristics of the Moto E4 a little, then surely you are interested in the Plus version. This modification may suggest an enlarged 5.5 inch screen, the battery, 5000 mAh, operativnaya memory 332 GB main camera 13 MP.

the features include 4G LTE with support for all Band which are relevant for the countries of the former CIS. Also users will appreciate the aluminum body and the appearance of a smartphone that looks far from budget.


  • all-Metal case.
  • The support for 4G LTE and all the Band relevant in our countries.
  • Fast charging for the public sector are rare.
  • high-Quality IPS screen, protected by Gorilla Glass 3.
  • The fingerprint scanner in the Home button.
  • Affordable price.


  • The weak are out of date processor.


Moto G5 Plus

  • CPU: 8-core Snapdragon 625, 2000 MHz
  • Display: 5.2 inches, 1080 x 1920
  • Camera (main / front): 12 megapixel / 5 megapixel
  • Memory (RAM integrated): 3/4 Гб и 32/64 Гб
  • battery Capacity: 3000 mAh

Price: 18250 RUB from

Not to say that the characteristics of this smartphone is fully correspond to its price and relevant in 2018, but again, what you get is great build quality and support. Since the G-series have the opportunity to upgrade to the latest version of the OS, in our case it is Android 8.0 Oreo.

Also, this Moto got a good 12-megapixel sensor main camera that can shoot video in 4K quality (30 fps). Processor at least 2016, but a lack of speed you feel will not. This is the maximum version of the smartphone, there are still modifications to Moto and Moto G5 G5S that are closer to the public sector because of the Snapdragon chip 450 and not like this good camera.


  • high-Quality IPS-screen of 425 ppi with Gorilla glass 3.
  • Powerful camera with recording 4K video, phase detection autofocus and dual flash.
  • An upgrade to Android OS 8.0.
  • the Presence of NFC.
  • Fast charging, что актуально для достаточно небольшого по емкости аккумулятора.


  • Outdated processor.
  • Lack USB Type-C does not look modern in 2018.


Moto X4

  • CPU: 8-core Snapdragon 630, 2200 МГц
  • Display: 5.2 inches, 1080 x 1920
  • Camera (main / front): 12 + 8 MP / 16 MP
  • Memory (RAM integrated): 6 GB / 64GB
  • battery Capacity: 3000 mAh

Price: from 25 000 RUB

In our opinion this is the most interesting smartphone maker in 2017, which received strong camera: dual major with PDAF and the ability to record 4K video and less interesting front. In addition, the model boasts an actual chip, a large size of RAM and enclosed in IP68, which is not afraid of diving to dirt.

The other feature of the smartphone is the operating system — it's pure Android 7.1, which is updated to the latest version of the Oreo. The cell phone is included in the caste of the chosen from the list Android One.


  • Current CPU.
  • a Large amount of RAM.
  • high-Quality IPS-screen with 424 ppi safety glass Gorilla Glass 3.
  • Protected case IP68.
  • Good dual-camera.
  • the Presence of NFC.
  • Nice design premium.


  • Are out of date screen 16:9 format.


Moto Z Force gen.2

  • CPU: 8-core Snapdragon 835, 2350 MHz
  • Display: 5.5 inches, 1440 x 2560
  • Camera (main / front): 12 + 12 MP / 5 MP
  • Memory (RAM integrated): 6 GB / 64GB
  • battery Capacity: 3000 mAh

Price: from 40 000 RUB.

Smartphone with flagship filling, has a good dual camera quality screen P-OLED high resolution and actual amounts of memory. The main feature of the Z-series is the ability to hang additional modules that extend the capabilities of the user.

Of the available Moto Mods have portable bluetooth speakers, powerbank, mini projector for presentations and video viewing, and the module with a powerful camera and high-quality optics, and new — a camera module 360 degrees. Included with this model is the only mod enabled smart speakers with smart assistant Amazon Alexa. The rest need to be bought separately.


  • Flagship hardware.
  • Dual-camera hybrid autofocus patvirtinimo.
  • Moto Mods.
  • An upgrade to Android 8.0 Oreo.


  • Screen format 16:9 is obsolete flagship 2017.
  • the Price is too high.

Modular Lite

Moto Play Z2

  • CPU: 8-core Snapdragon 626, 2200 МГц
  • Display: 5.5 inches, 1080 x 1920
  • Camera (main / front): 12 megapixel / 5 megapixel
  • Memory (RAM integrated): 4 GB / 64 GB
  • battery Capacity: 3000 mAh

Price: 27 000 RUB

don't want to spend a lot of money on the flagship filling, which not everyone needs, but wish to be able to cling Moto Mods, it is best to look at this model. Balanced performance, but not quite what I would like to see in 2018 for the price. However, the lack of performance you feel.

The main emphasis on modularity, and everything else will fully satisfy all the current needs of the user. Smartphone suitable for heavy gaming, Internet and watching Full HD videos.


  • High-quality AMOLED screen with a density of 401 ppi points.
  • Connected Moto Mods, for what and selected this phone.
  • Fast charging, 30 минут за полчаса.
  • NFC and USB Type-C


  • Are out of date processor.
  • Single camera sensor.
  • Price.


Smartphone Moto все без исключения имеют положительные отзывы пользователей и это не удивительно, ведь аппараты собраны очень хорошо и стоят своих денег. Какой смартфон из представленных Motorola выбрать решать вам. Бюджетник это или флагман у всех моделей можно выделить общие черты — качественный дисплей, защищенный стеклом Gorilla Glass, приятный дизайн и отличную оптимизацию ОWITH включая поддержку.

Is also Moto Lenovo is well-known in the domestic market and have service support in all major cities of the CIS.