Moto G4 Tips Tricks and FAQ

Moto G 4th Generation is the cheaper variant of Moto G4 Plus. It features same SoC and display panel. However, there is no fingerprint scanner in this variant. There is a change in camera module as well.  Here are few Moto G4 tips and tricks with FAQ.

Moto G4 Tips and Tricks with FAQ

Moto G4 Tips and Tricks with FAQ

What is the price of Moto G4 in India? Where can I buy this smartphone?

Moto G4 price in India is Rs.12,499. You can buy it from the You can directly go to the product page by clicking here.

What are the different colour options available?

It is available in White and Black colour variants.

What type of sim cards Moto G4 accepts? Does it has dedicated sim slots?

It accepts two micro sim cards. You can use nano sim card also by using the adaptor which comes along with this device. It has 2 dedicated sim card slots.

What is the maximum size of the microSD card capacity it supports? Can I use it to increase internal storage?

It supports upto 128GB of microSD card. You can use it as internal storage.

How to use microSD card as internal storage in Moto G4?

You can use microSD card as internal storage by following the steps given below.

  • Go to Settings->Storage & USB.
  • Tap on to the SD card.
  • Now go to menu(3 dots in top right corner) and then Settings.
  • Select the option “Format as internal”.
  • Now, device will use sd card as internal storage.

Note: Formatting the microSD card will erase all the data. So backup your data before formatting.

What are the specifications of Moto G4?

Below are the specification summary

  • Snapdragon 617 Octa core SoC and Adreno 405 GPU.
  • 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage.
  • 5.5 inch full HD display screen.
  • Dual sim and microSD card support.
  • 13MP primary camera with LED flash and 5MP front facing camera.
  • 3000 mAh battery with fast charging support.

What are the box content of Moto G4?

In the box we get, smartphone, manual, USB charging cable, earphone and turbocharger.

What are the drawbacks of Moto G4 compared to Moto G4 PLus?

It lacks Fingerprint scanner. It has 13MP sensor without laser auto focus. Whereas, Moto G4 Plus has fingerprint scanner and it features 16MP primary camera with laser auto focus.

How to take screenshot in Moto G4?

You can capture screenshot in Moto G4 by press and hold power button and volume down button simultaneously. Below the video demonstration on how to take screenshot on Moto G4. The screen capture method on Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus are same.

How to set custom MP3 ringtone in Moto G4?

I have made detailed post on this for Moto G4 Plus. It works on this device as well. You can refer it on my previous post how to set custom ringtone on Moto G4 Plus.

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4 comments… add one
  • Akhil Jul 25, 2016, 8:02 am

    From yesterday onwards my moto g 4 plus’s notification is not showing(if notification settings there), home button not works ,by shaking th phone flash light was not working….

    • Aniruddh Jul 25, 2016, 8:10 am


      Go to “Motto” app. Check whether all enabled. Last option you can do setting reset.

  • harshini Aug 6, 2016, 2:25 am

    I don’t have ringtone option while saving the mp3 song to set as ring tone

  • Rahul Oct 1, 2016, 6:17 pm

    how much internal storage is avaliable for users in moto g4 ?

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