Motorola Moto C Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Discover all the technical specs of the Motorola Moto C - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
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Motorola Moto C Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Motorola Moto C is a 2017 smartphone. It measures 145.5 x 73.6 x 9 mm and weighs 154 g. It has a TFT display measuring 5" inches. The resolution is 480 x 854 and 196 ppi pixel density.

There is Single front camera with 2 MP. The main camera is Single with 5 MP.

It runs on Quad-core 1.1 GHz Cortex-A53 CPU with 8 GB, 1 GB RAM - 3G model
16 GB, 1 GB RAM - LTE model memory. The battery is 2350 mAh.

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Motorola Moto C specs

General specs

Brand and model

Motorola Moto C

Release date

2017, May


145.5 x 73.6 x 9 mm (5.73 x 2.9 x 0.35 in)


154 g (5.43 oz)

Body build

Plastic body


Metallic Cherry, Pearl White, Fine Gold, Starry Black


2350 mAh,  Removable Li-Po

Approximate price100 EUR





capacitive touchscreen

Display colors


Screen size

5" inc

Screen area

68.9 cm2

Screen format

16:9 (height:width)

Screen to body ratio


Screen resolution

480 x 854 px

PPI /points per inch/

196 PPI

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main

5 MP, Single

Camera specs

-5 MP, 1.4µm


LED flash, panorama

Video 720p@30fps
Front camera, selfie

2 MP, Single


2 MP


LED flash


Operating system OS

Android 7.0 (Nougat)


- Mediatek MT6737M (28 nm)

Processor CPU

- Quad-core 1.1 GHz Cortex-A53

Graphics processor GPU

- Mali-T720MP2

External memory

microSD, up to 32 GB

Internal memory

8 GB, 1 GB RAM - 3G model
16 GB, 1 GB RAM - LTE model

Antutu 7 score 27182 (Rank 1248 of 2091)
GeekBench 5 Single Core 70 (Rank 1549 of 1567)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core 235 (Rank 1547 of 1562)
GeekBench 4 Single Core 446 (Rank 798 of 987)
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core 1223 (Rank 798 of 984)
GeekBench 4 RenderScript782

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Single SIM (Micro-SIM)Dual SIM (Micro-SIM, dual stand-by)
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, hotspot
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
USB microUSB 2.0
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX

Music and Audio

Radio FM radio
Headphone jack Yes

Other features

- Sensors - Accelerometer
Disclaimer: The information provided here is based on publicly available information and official specifications from Motorola. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should be aware that specifications are subject to change and updates from Motorola may not be reflected.

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Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor is a technology expert and journalist based in the UK. With a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham, he provides insightful analysis and expert reviews of the latest smartphones and technology. His technical expertise, passion for technology and years of experience make him a trusted source in the industry.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Motorola Moto C was around 100 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2017, May.
The weight of the Motorola Moto C is 154 g.
The screen size of the Motorola Moto C is 5" inches.
The size of the Motorola Moto C is 145.5 x 73.6 x 9 mm (HxWxD).

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