Moto E4 Plus FAQ

After launching the Moto C Plus in India, Motorola has launched the Moto E4 Plus in India. The handset had made its US debut earlier this month. Like the Moto E3 Power before it, the Moto E4 Plus is a budget oriented device, though it sits above the Moto C Plus thanks to its more powerful internals.


Q) What are the full specifications of the Moto E4 Plus?

A) The full specs of the Moto E4 Plus are as follows:

Dimensions 155 x 77.5 x 9.55 mm
Weight 198g
Display 5.5-inch 720p HD
2.5D Cover Glass
Chipset 1.3GHz MediaTek MTK6737
Quad-core CPU
Storage 32GB
microSD card slot
Camera Rear:
13MP with f/2.0 aperture
Full HD video recording, LED flash
5MP wide-angle lens, f/2.2 aperture, 1.4um microns, Single LED flash
Connectivity Wi-Fi b/g/n dual-band
Bluetooth 4.1 LE
Dual SIM
LTE, VoLTE, Reliance Jio support
Sensors Fingerprint
Ambient light
Battery 5000mAh
TurboPower10 Charging
Colors Gold and Black
Software Android 7.1 Nougat

Q) Is the battery of the handset removable?

A) No, the Moto E4 Plus comes with a metal casing which means its battery and back cover are not removable.

Q) What kind of SIM card slot does the phone have? Can I use two SIM cards and a microSD card at the same time?

A) The Moto E4 Plus features a dual-SIM card slot and a dedicated microSD card slot. This means that you can use 2 nanoSIM cards and a microSD card on the phone at the same time.

Q) Is the display on the Moto E4 Plus protected by Gorilla Glass?

A) The 5.5-inch 1080p IPS display on the Moto E4 Plus is not protected by Corning’s Gorilla Glass.

Q) How many fingerprints can one register on the Moto E4 Plus?

A) 5. The home button is capacitive in nature and can be used to wake up and unlock the device when its display is off.

Q) Is the Moto E4 Plus worth a buy over the Moto C Plus?

A) Yes, definitely. For the few extra grand that one spends on the Moto E4 Plus, the handset offers a substantially better build quality, more storage and RAM, a fingerprint scanner, and an overall better performance.

Q) Can you lock apps using the fingerprint scanner on the Moto E4 Plus?

A) Yes, you can, though you will need to use a third-party app for this. The steps can be found here.

Q) Does the Moto E4 Plus feature an IR blaster?

A) No, the Moto E4 Plus does not feature an IR blaster.

Q) Does the Moto E4 Plus feature Moto Display?

A) Despite coming with an IPS LCD, the Moto E4 Plus comes with Moto Display that gives one quick sneak peek to their unread notifications.

Q) Is the Moto E4 Plus waterproof?

A) The Moto E4 Plus features a nano coating that repels water, but it is not water-resistant or waterproof.

Q) Does the Moto E4 Plus feature FM Radio?

A) Yes, it does.

Q) Can you record slow-motion videos on the Moto E4 Plus?

A) No.

Q) Which version of Android does the Moto E4 Plus run on? 

A) The handset runs on Android 7.1 Nougat out of the box. It also comes with Google Assistant.

Q) Does the Moto E4 Plus support LTE and VoLTe networks? Will a Reliance Jio SIM work on the phone?

A) Yes, it does support LTE and VoLTE out of the box. Unlike many other phones, the handset will also work with a Reliance Jio SIM out of the box.

Q) Does the Moto E4 Plus support fast charging? 

A) Yes, it does but it’s limited to 10W which is hardly faster than what other phones offer.

Q) How much free storage space does the Moto E4 Plus have out of the box?

A) Almost 26GB out of the box.

Q) Can you uninstall or disable pre-installed apps on the handset?

A) Yes, you can uninstall or disable some pre-installed apps on the Moto G5, but the handset hardly comes with any bloatware.

Q) What colors are the Moto E4 Plus available in?

A) The handset is available in Iron Grey and Fine Gold colors.

Q) What contents do you get inside the retail box of the Moto E4 Plus?

A) You get the phone, a 10W Rapid charger, USB cable, headset, and some regulatory papers. No case or screen guard is bundled with the phone.

Q) Does the handset support USB OTG?

A) Yes, the Moto E4 Plus supports USB On-The-Go. This allows you to directly connect pen drives, external hard disks and more using an adapter to the device.

Q) When and where does the Moto E4 Plus go on sale?

A) The Moto E4 Plus is available for purchase exclusively through Flipkart from July 12. You can buy the handset from here.

If you have any other question regarding the Moto E4 Plus, drop in a comment and we will be glad to answer them.