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Lenovo Moto E4

Specifications

Lenovo Moto E4
Lenovo Moto E4 (Moto E Series)
Processor
Mediatek MT6737 1.25 GHz
Graphics adapter
Memory
2048 MB 
Display
5 inch 16:9, 1280x720 pixel 294 PPI, IPS, glossy: yes
Storage
16 GB eMMC Flash, 16 GB 
Connections
NFC
Networking
802.11 b/g/n (b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.2, Dual SIM, LTE, GPS
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 9.3 x 144.7 x 72.3 ( = 0.37 x 5.7 x 2.85 in)
Operating System
Android 7.1 Nougat
Camera
Primary Camera: 8 MPix
Secondary Camera: 5 MPix
Weight
151 g ( = 5.33 oz / 0.33 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)

 

Average Score: 75.58% - good
Average of 12 scores (from 18 reviews)
price: 90%, performance: 50%, features: 70%, display: 60% mobility: 77%, workmanship: 73%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Lenovo Moto E4

The New Moto E4 is a budget-friendly Nougat machine (review)
Source: Android Guys English
Overall I really like the new Moto E4. It’s not a specification beast like some phones, but at the end of the day, you generally won’t feel left wanting. And you’ll still have almost enough to pay next month’s rent, to boot!
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/21/2017
70% Motorola Moto E4 review:
Source: CNet English
The Moto E4 is the cheapest Motorola phone but doesn't compromise too much on its amenities.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/20/2017
Rating: Total score: 70% performance: 60% mobility: 80% workmanship: 70%
Moto E4 and Moto E4 Plus First Impressions
Source: NDTV Gadgets English
At these prices, the Moto E4 will be competing against the Xiaomi Redmi 4 and Yu Yureka Black, while the Moto E4 Plus will be going up against other smartphones with large battery capacities, including the InFocus Turbo 5, Lenovo K6 Power, and Asus ZenFone 3 Max.
Comparison, online available, Short, Date: 07/13/2017
90% Moto E4 review
Source: Techradar English
The Moto E4 raises the bar for phones hovering around the $100 mark. Complete with a fingerprint sensor, Android Nougat, a swappable battery and reliable performance, this phone gets its kicks by surprising the user at nearly every turn. A must-buy for those on a budget.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/06/2017
Rating: Total score: 90%
85% Motorola Moto E4 Review
Source: Phone Arena English
It seems that Motorola has once again succeeded in building reliability and capability into an offering equipped with the basics of what we expect in smartphones today – doing so in one very budget-friendly package.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/04/2017
Rating: Total score: 85%
80% Moto E4 Review: Verizon’s best cheap phone
Source: Slashgear English
This is the sort of smartphone that a person gets when they’ve never used a smartphone before. Or if they’ve only used a Windows Phone device before – or an iPhone 4 or older. If a person has a smartphone they’ve used for the past 6 years and they don’t want to switch to anything fancy, they just want another phone that works and doesn’t have a cracked screen – this is that phone.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/04/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
60% Moto E4 Review: Decent Budget Phone Has One Huge Flaw
Source: Tom's Guide English
If you have more money to play with, the $230 Moto G5 Plus has a better camera and longer battery life with a more impressive display. (And Amazon Prime members can get that phone for less than $200 if they don’t mind ads popping up on their lockscreen.) Still, with its bright display, updated Android and decent enough-camera, the Moto E4 is a solid device that’s better than any sub-$100 phone has a right to be.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/01/2017
Rating: Total score: 60%
80% Motorola Moto E4
Source: PC Mag English
For $130 unlocked (and $70 on Verizon), the Motorola Moto E4 is solid phone for a reasonable price. The Blu R1 HD will cost you a bit less, but it's not quite as fast and runs an old version of Android, not to mention it doesn't have dual-band Wi-Fi or a removable battery. The same goes for the Alcatel A30. Motorola's own G5 Plus is a good alternative if you want a big performance boost across the board, but it also costs more than twice the price of the Moto E4. For its combination of price and performance, the Moto E4 can't be beat, and earns our Editors' Choice.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/22/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
Hands on: Moto E4 review
Source: Techradar English
The Moto E4 raises the bar for phones hovering around the $100 mark. Complete with a fingerprint sensor, Android Nougat, a swappable battery and more, this phone gets its kicks by surprising the user at nearly every turn. Stay tuned for the full review for final thoughts.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/22/2017

Foreign Reviews

Moto E4 Review
Source: Android TV German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/26/2017
72% Moto E4, análisis y opinión
Source: Computerhoy Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/29/2017
Rating: Total score: 72% price: 90% features: 70% display: 60% mobility: 70% workmanship: 70%
Moto E4 Ventajas y Desventajas, ¿Vale la pena?
Source: Mi Mundo Gadget Spanish ES→EN
Positive: Elegant design; metal case; fast fingerprint sensor; good connectivity; nice performance. Negative: Poor display; unsupport waterproof; weak hardware; no NFC.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/21/2017
Review: Motorola Moto E4
Source: GadgetGear.nl Dutch NL→EN
Positive: Fast fingerprint sensor; nice main camera; good display. Negative: Weak hardware; poor selfie camera.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/27/2017
70% Motorola Moto E4
Source: CNet France French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 08/01/2017
Rating: Total score: 70%
65% [TEST] Motorola Moto E4 : des performances correctes pour un smartphone à moins de 170 euros
Source: Meilleurmobile French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/13/2017
Rating: Total score: 65%
90% Moto E4 : test complet, avis, écran, photo et autonomie
Source: Phonandroid French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/13/2017
Rating: Total score: 90%
70% Test Du Lenovo Moto E4 : Un Petit Prix Solide
Source: Frandroid French FR→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 07/08/2017
Rating: Total score: 70% performance: 40% display: 60% mobility: 80% workmanship: 80%
75% Test Motorola Moto E4
Source: Tek.no NO→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/21/2017
Rating: Total score: 75%

Comment

ARM Mali-T720 MP2: Integrated graphics card in ARM based SoCs. Can be configured with up to 8 cores (T720 MP8) and 650 MHz core clock (at 28nm). Supports OpenGL ES 3.1, OpenCL 1.1, DirectX 11 FL9_3, and Renderscript. These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
MT6737: ARM based quad-core SOC (4x Cortex-A53) with 64-bit support and a clock of up to 1.3 GHz.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
5":

This is a typical smartphone diagonal.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
0.151 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.


Lenovo: Lenovo ( "Le" as in the English word legend and "novo" (Latin) for new) was founded in 1984 as a Chinese computer trading company. From 2004, the company has been the largest laptop manufacturer in China and got the fourth largest manufacturer worldwide after the acquisition of IBM's PC division in 2005. In addition to desktops and notebooks, the company also produces monitors, projectors, servers, etc.

In 2011, Medion AG, a European computer hardware manufacturer, owned the majority of the company. In 2014, Lenovo took over Motorola Mobility, which gave them a boost in the smartphone market.

From 2014 to 2016 Lenovo's market share in the global notebook market was 20-21%, ranking second behind HP. However, the distance decreased gradually. In the smartphone market, Lenovo did not belong to the Top 5 global manufacturers in 2016.


75.58%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.
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Stefan Hinum, 2017-07-11 (Update: 2017-07-11)