Our Opinion

The Samsung Galaxy M10s is a slightly better phone than the Motorola Moto E6S, and is also slightly better value for money. What should you buy? Go for the Samsung Galaxy M10s!

Motorola Moto E6S  Samsung Galaxy M10s 
Motorola Moto E6S Samsung Galaxy M10s
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Excellence Score
22.7
25.9
Value for Money Score
73.3
77.3
Price ₹ 6,999 onwards ₹ 7,999 onwards
Launch Date (India) Sep, 2019 Sep, 2019
Expected Launch Date N/A N/A
Smartphone OS Android 9.0 PieLow likelihood of getting updated to next Android version Android 9.0 PieExpected update to next Android version
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 6.1 inches 6.4 inches
Screen Resolution 720x1560 pixels (~ 282 pixels per inch) 720x1560 pixels (~ 268 pixels per inch)
Tall Aspect Ratio / Minimal Bezels Yes Yes
Scratch Resistant Display Yes Yes
Display Type IPS LCD AMOLED
Display Features N/A Super AMOLED
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 2 GHz 1.6 GHz
Processor Type Octa Core Octa Core
Processor Name MediaTek Helio P22Ranked #61 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks Samsung Exynos 7884BRanked #74 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks
GPU PowerVR GE8320 Mali-G71 MP2
RAM 4 GB 3 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
VoLTE Yes Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Connecting Port USB USB-C
Primary Camera 13MP + 2MP 13MP + 5MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (Full HD) Yes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features 13MP: F/2.0 Aperture; 1/3.1" Sensor Size; 1.12um Pixel Size; PDAF, 2MP: Depth Sensor, HDR, Panorama, Bokeh, Face Beauty N/A
Secondary Camera 8MP 8MP
Secondary Camera Features F/2.0, 1.12um Pixel Size, HDR, Portrait Mode, Face Beauty N/A
Internal Memory 64 GB 32 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 512 GB up to 512 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes Yes
Dual SIM GSM+GSM GSM+GSM
Thickness 8.6 mm 7.8 mm
Weight 150 gm 169 gm
Audio Output 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack
Water Resistant Yes, Splash Resistant (P2i Coating)
Battery Capacity 3000 mAh 4000 mAh
Battery Standby N/A N/A
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) N/A N/A
Fast Charging Support Yes, 10W Rapid Charging Yes, 15W Fast Charging
Included Fast Charger Yes, 10W Rapid Charger Yes, 15W Fast Charger
Other Battery Parameters N/A N/A
Fingerprint sensor Yes Yes
Other Features Noise Filtration Noise Filtration; Dolby Atmos
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • The Cranberry Red variant looks stylish with a unique gradient scheme
  • Compact size & light-weight - fits comfortably into your hand
  • Modern front with a dot-notch display
  • Reasonably fast rear mounted fingerprint sensor, and face unlock
  • Motorola continues to keep the software on it's phones clean, and simple - it's basically stock Android with a few useful Moto add-ons
  • Powered by a Helio P22 (similar to Snapdragon 625), performance of the device is good enough for day-to-day use, and casual games
  • Just about ok camera setup for the price bracket - on the rear is a dual-rear camera setup carrying a primary 13MP lens paired with a secondary 2MP depth sensor - on the front is a 8MP camera
  • Details, dynamic range, and exposure levels are ok
  • Selfies come out decent too
  • Google Lens is integrated into the camera app
  • The stock Android, 720p display, and battery of 3000mAh combine to give a decent (though, not exceptional) battery life - it will last you a full day with moderate use
  • One of the rare smartphones today that packs a removable battery - which gives the freedom to swap batteries when the original one is discharged or goes out of commission for good
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2-minute Review [Negatives]
  • The Polished Graphite variant has a simple mirror finish, and looks a bit cheap
  • For both the color variants, the back is very glossy, and therefore a fingerprint magnet
  • Average IPS display - sunlight legibility, viewing angles, and color reproduction aren't too impressive
  • But it's not the best performer in this price bracket - the likes of Realme 3i have the much more powerful Helio P60
  • Images are generally a bit on the dull side though
  • Bokeh shots take 2-3 seconds to process
  • Low light performance is expectedly average
  • Lacks a compass - which is a big miss at this price point in 2019
  • Overall, the Moto E6s will find it a struggle to compete with the likes of Realme 3i and Redmi 7 which offer significantly better value (more powerful chips, bigger batteries and better cameras)
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Expert Reviews
  1. Possibly one of the only phones at this price to offer 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage, which is a great, but it compromises a bit too much in other areas, which makes it a little difficult to recommend
    gadgets.ndtv.com in-depth Read Review »
  2. At the current price, the phone is matched with the likes of Realme 3i and Redmi 7 and that is tough competition for the new Motorola device
    indianexpress.com in-depth Read Review »
  3. A bargain
    expertreviews.co.uk in-depth Read Review »
  4. The Motorola Moto E6 Plus has many positives, but its performance is too weak for us to be able to recommend it
    notebookcheck.net in-depth Read Review »
  5. The Moto E6s is worth buying if you want plenty of storage on a budget, but there are better options
    firstpost.com in-depth Read Review »
  6. Motorola is once again offering an excellent budget smartphone for those looking for a cheap handset...there is some compromise on cameras and processing power though
    techadvisor.co.uk in-depth Read Review »
  7. Feels outdated...only for Stock Android lovers
    indiatoday.in in-depth Read Review »
  8. Motorola makes a valiant effort in the sub 10K range, but the competition is fierce...With Realme, Redmi and even Samsung offering better chipsets, bigger batteries and better cameras, Moto seems to be wanting tad
    in.pcmag.com in-depth Read Review »
  9. Will have tough time competing against what other players like Samsung, Realme, Xiaomi, Vivo or even, Infinix have to offer in this segment
    zeebiz.com in-depth Read Review »
  10. Robust package overall
    timesnownews.com in-depth Read Review »
  11. bgr.in hands-on Read Review »
  12. trustedreviews.com hands-on Read Review »
  13. themobileindian.com hands-on Read Review »
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