Motorola Moto G4 Plus Tips & Tricks

Motorola has recently launched a new smartphone i.e., the Moto G4 Plus which is the successor of Moto G3 which was launched last year. The device comes with 5.5-inch IPS display with 401 PPI and 1920 x 1080 pixels as its resolution. It is a dual SIM smartphone and supports dual stand by. The handset comes with Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 Soc Octa-Core processor clocked at 1.5 GHz. The device comes with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB as its internal storage and can be expanded to 128 GB using an external Micro SD Card slot. It packs a 16 MP rear camera with LED flash and 5 MP selfie shooter. The best thing about the device is that it comes with corning gorilla glass 3 protection. If you are purchasing the device then here are few tips and tricks of the same that can help you in exploring your device with ease.

Moto G4 Plus Tips & Tricks

How to insert SIM card on your device?

To insert the SIM card on your device, power off you device if you have booted it and remove the back panel. Now insert the SIM on to their respective ports and boot your device. You have successfully inserted SIM card on your device and will be ready for use one the device is setup.

What is the Type of SIM supported by the device?
The type of SIM card supported by the device is Nano SIM card and does support the 4G LTE.

What is the camera quality of the Moto G4 Plus

The device comes with 16 MP rear camera with dual tone LED flash, laser auto focus and FHD Video recording. The selfie shooter on the device is of 5 MP and captured better selfies on it.

Does the device support 4G LTE?

Yes the device does support all kind of 4G LTE bands on it.

What is the battery capacity of the device?
The device comes with 3000 mAh battery and has u to 24 hrs battery packup when used in multiple ways.

What is the SAR value of the device?

The SAR value of the device is yet to be known and will be updated once the device is out in the market.

How to enable developer mode on your Motorola Moto G4 Plus?
Developer mode on the device can be enabled by tapping on the build number for about 7 times on your device and this option can be found in the About Phone section in the settings panel.

Settings–>About Phone–>Build Number.

What are the Motion gestures on your smartphone?
The device comes with the MOTO motion and gestures which are use to launch the camera app and torch on your device. To launch camera on your need to shake the device and if you want to launch the torch you need to twist the device.

How to enable screen pinning on your device?
Screen pinning feature is available for the devices with Android 5.0 on it. This feature is available on the security option avialble in the settings panel and must be enabled on your device if you want to use that on your device.

Settings–> Security—> Screen Pinning

How much is the internal storage on your smartphone?
The 2GB RAM variant comes with 16 GB of internal storage and 3GB RAM variant comes with 32 GB as its internal storage and around 24.3 GB of free storage is available to the end user.

How much RAM is available when no apps are running on the Moto G4 Plus?
The 16 GB variant comes with 2GB of RAM and 32 GB variant comes with 3 GB of RAM and around 1.9 GB of free RAM is available on the device when no apps are running in the background.

How to capture a screenshot on your device?
To capture the screenshot on your device, you need to press the power button along with the volume down button. The screenshot is captured and saved to the gallery on your device.

Is the device upgradable to Android Marshmallow?
The device itself comes with Android Marshmallow 6.0 out of the box.

What are the accessories out the box?
The device comes with a Charger with 2Amp output which means that device supports quick charging or turbo chraging, Quick STart Guide, and SAR information card.

These are the general questions that any user search for when they purchase a new device. If you have any query related to the device then you pass your message in the comment section below or you can tweet us @1howtothing.

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