The Moto G (third-generation) 8GB variant is available for Rs 11,999 while the 16GB variant is priced at Rs 12,999.

The Motorola Moto G (third-generation) sports a 5-inch HD (1280×720 pixels) display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The smartphone is powered with a 1.4GHz Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor paired with Adreno 306 GPU. The 8GB variant features 1GB of RAM, while the 16GB variant features 2GB of RAM.

The smartphone packs a 13-megapixel rear camera and a 5-megapixel front facing camera. The device also features microSD card slot and gets its juice from a 2,470mAh battery.

On connectivity front, the device supports LTE support, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth. Motorola says the phone will be able to withstand dunking in up to three feet of water for up to 30 minutes.

Motorola is also evaluating options to set up a manufacturing facility in India to cash in on the burgeoning demand for smartphones in the country.

Motorola joins a growing list of global smartphone makers, including Xiaomi and Gionee that are considering manufacturing in India, where the government is pushing its 'Make in India' initiative.
India is one the fastest growing smartphone markets globally. According to research firm CMR, 19.5 million smartphones were shipped in India in the March 2015 quarter.
"India is a huge market for the company and it has seen strong sales of its devices, especially Moto G," the company had said.