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Motorola One

Specifications

Motorola One
Motorola One (One Series)
Graphics adapter
Memory
4096 MB 
Display
5.9 inch 19:9, 1520 x 720 pixel 285 PPI, capacitive touchscreen, IPS, glossy: yes
Storage
64 GB eMMC Flash, 64 GB 
, 53 GB free
Connections
1 USB 2.0, Audio Connections: 3.5 mm audio port, Card Reader: microSD up to 256 GB, 1 Fingerprint Reader, NFC, Brightness Sensor, Sensors: acceleration sensor, gyroscope, proximity sensor, compass, USB-C 2.0 (OTG)
Networking
802.11a/b/g/n (a/b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.2, 2G (850/​900/​1800/​1900), 3G (B1/​B2/​B5/​B8), 4G (B1/​B2/​B4/​B5/​B7/​B8/​B12/​B17/​B20/​B28/​B38/​B40), Dual SIM, LTE, GPS
Size
height x width x depth (in mm): 7.97 x 149.5 x 72.2 ( = 0.31 x 5.89 x 2.84 in)
Battery
11.4 Wh, 3000 mAh Lithium-Ion, TurboCharge
Operating System
Android 8.1 Oreo
Camera
Primary Camera: 13 MPix phase comparison auto-focus, LED flash, videos @ 2160p/​30fps (main camera); 2.0 MP, depth sharpness (second camera)
Secondary Camera: 8 MPix LED flash
Additional features
Speakers: mono speaker at the bottom edge, Keyboard: virtual keyboard, charger, USB cable, SIM tool, 24 Months Warranty, FM radio, fanless
Weight
160 g ( = 5.64 oz / 0.35 pounds), Power Supply: 78 g ( = 2.75 oz / 0.17 pounds)
Price
300 Euro

 

Pricecompare

Average Score: 79.32% - good
Average of 5 scores (from 19 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 47%, features: 41%, display: 69% mobility: 85%, workmanship: 91%, ergonomy: 76%, emissions: 97%

Reviews for the Motorola One

83.6% Motorola One Smartphone Review | Notebookcheck
For those who are just looking for a mid-range smartphone with pure Android, a nice case, and a large display, Motorola is offering the new Motorola One. You could describe the concept as "concentrating on the essentials." We take a closer look at the Motorola One in our test.
Motorola One review: Nice phone, but not the one for me
Source: Android Authority English
A fine phone to use, but not the best value for money given the performance and camera versus the stiff competition out there right now.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/20/2018
80% Motorola One Review
Source: Trusted Reviews English
The Motorola One is interesting on a few fronts. It’s an Android One phone, meaning it uses an almost untouched Google Android interface, not a custom one. A tasteful, likeable Android, if not one quite as value-packed as Motorola’s very best.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/12/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
80% Motorola One Power review: Android One plus a massive battery equals a winner
Source: India Today English
The Motorola One Power is a phone that has been a long time coming. Given how Motorola has mostly stayed with stock Android for its phones, it's a surprise the company took its time to join the Android One program. But the Motorola One Power is here now and it definitely looks more promising than some of the company's more recent offerings. It comes with a bright and vivid FHD display, a smooth Snapdragon processor and a fantastic battery life. But what's music to the ears is the promise of timely Android updates, which is something fans have been waiting for.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/11/2018
Rating: Total score: 80%
Motorola One and Motorola One Power First Impressions
Source: NDTV Gadgets English
The Motorola One Power is slated to launch in India around October, and although we don’t have an exact price yet, we’re told that it should be under Rs. 15,000. If the Motorola One Power is as good as it looks on paper then it should give stiff competition to the Redmi Note 5 Pro (and the upcoming Redmi 6 series), but it would most likely cannibalize sales of the Moto G6 (Review). The Motorola One is priced at 299 Euros (roughly Rs. 24,000) and will be launching at some point in the months to come. However, given the features and specifications it offers, Lenovo is going to have a tough time convincing buyers in India, especially with options like the Poco F1 (Review) around.
Comparison, online available, Short, Date: 09/04/2018
Motorola One first impressions: Design not software has everyone talking
Source: The Indian Express English
Motorola One has launched in Europe for a price starting at EUR 299, which is roughly Rs 24,000. We are expecting the phone to launch in India with a lesser price tag. Nonetheless, Motorola One faces a strong competition from phones like Nokia 6.1 Plus and Xiaomi’s latest Poco F1, which is also the cheapest Android phone to offer Qualcomm’s top-end Snapdragon 845 processor. Stay tuned for our detailed review.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 09/03/2018
Motorola One first look: Android One and a notch
Source: Trusted Reviews English
Minor hardware quibbles aside, on paper the Motorola One shows plenty of promise. For your money you get a variety of features traditionally reserved for more expensive phones, neatly contained in a premium-feeling, mixed metal and glass chassis.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/31/2018
Hands on: Motorola One review
Source: Techradar English
The Motorola One is an attractive mid-range smartphone with a strong feature set that should help it stand out from the crowd.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/31/2018
Motorola Moto One initial review: Mid-ranger sports Android One
Source: Pocket Lint English
With all the rumours around the Moto One, there was a time when we thought it would be the stand-in new flagship for the brand. But that's not the case, instead think of this mid-ranger as a Moto G6 Plus with a notched screen and Android One software.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/31/2018

Foreign Reviews

70% Kurz und bündig
Source: Android Smartphone - 6/18 German
Single Review, , Very Short, Date: 11/01/2018
Rating: Total score: 70% performance: 52% display: 56% mobility: 77% workmanship: 100%
Motorola One Android-One-Smartphone mit Notch
Source: Tech Stage German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/26/2018
Motorola One Günstig und mit Update-Garantie
Source: n-tv German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/15/2018
One + One + Two
Source: Inside Handy German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/08/2018
Drei Jahre Updates, reicht das?
Source: Android Pit German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/01/2018
Motorola One das Smartphone mit purem Android
Source: Curved German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/31/2018
Motorola One Das bessere Moto G6?
Source: Netzwelt German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/31/2018
Motorola One hands-on: 3 anni di aggiornamenti possono bastare?
Source: AndroidPit.it Italian IT→EN
Positive: Stylish design; good price; solid workmanship.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 08/31/2018
Prise en main du Motorola One : 3 années de mises à jour vous suffisent-elles ?
Source: AndroidPit.fr French FR→EN
Positive: Stylish design; good price; decent hardware; nice cameras.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 09/01/2018
83% Motorola One test – could be the one
Source: Mere Mobil.dk DA→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/10/2018
Rating: Total score: 83%
Første indtryk af Motorola One
Source: Mobil DK DA→EN
Positive: Low price; elegant design; decent performance; nice display.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 10/10/2018

Comment

Qualcomm Adreno 506: Integrated graphics card in the Snapdragon 625 SoC and based on the new 500-series architecture with support for Vulkan, OpenGL ES 3.1 + AE (3.2) and UBWC. Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
625: Mid-range octa-core SoC with eight ARM Cortex-A53 cpu cores at up to 2 GHz, an Adreno 506 GPU, a DDR3L-1866 memory controller and a X9 LTE (Cat 7) modem. Manufactured in the modern 14nm process.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
5.9":

This display is quite big for a smartphone but frequently used for smartphones.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.  

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

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.


Motorola: The original company Motorola Inc was split in 2011. Motorola Mobility got the smartphone range and was taken over by Google in 2012 and by Lenovo in 2014. The Motorola smartphone brand continues for the time being. There are still a lot of reviews on Motorola Mobiles with average ratings.
79.32%: 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 (Update: 2018-09-15)