'Despite this, the Moto E remains an impressive phone that puts rival low-cost smartphones well and truly in the shade. '
'Basically, Motorola still hasn't figured out how to make good cameras for low-end smartphones. '
'Like its predecessor, camera quality disappoints.'
'The surface is very reflective though and the pixel density isn't helping for sharp images.'
'It looks great, has class-leading battery life and we love its light, bloatware-free approach to Android.'
'And with the new Moto E, Motorola has crafted one of the most compelling budget smartphones yet. '
'The new Motorola Moto E is proof that a cheap phone can be good, too; you're getting reasonable performance, a sharp display and LTE connectivity for $150, unlocked.'
'competent, affordable smartphone'
'8 GB of built-in memory, expandable via the newly added microSD card slot.'
Still the best budget Android smartphone
Budget big screen adds 4G, lacks new design thrills
Big eye-popping screen and luxurious design
Outstanding battery life
Fast processor and data speeds
Colors are vibrant and the 1,280-by-720 pixel resolution is sharp
Good call quality
Solid build quality
Strong call quality
Features a fast processor, a lovely screen, 4G LTE
Remarkable compact size, thanks to the almost bezel-less display
Great performance for the money
Affordable and compact
Plenty of multimedia features
Stand-out design, materials and build quality
Fantastic qHD display, blazing LTE speeds
Ultra-powerful and fast
Perfect size, Fast performance, 4G LTE support
Bang for your buck in terms of both performance and style
'The curved corners also look good and the sloping back, though a gentler incline than last time, feels good in the hand.'
Very slim and attractive design
Good design and materials used
Excellent all-around performance
'The qHD display is very vibrant and captures colors brilliantly.'
Nice slim and sleek design
Fast dual-core processor