Previously we have seen a plethora of rumors and leaks about the Moto X, and at present Motorola has finally announced the Moto X. Considering it to be one of the most anticipated handsets of the year, the Moto X arrives along the lines of the leaked tidings. Therefore the phone doesn’t surprise as much you would expect from Motorola’s flagship. Apart from the iPhone and the Asus Padfone Infinity, the Moto X Smartphone is the only device to use the nano SIM card format.
Technical Specifications of the Moto X:
- 4.7-inch AMOLED display with 720p resolution
- 1.7GHz dual-core Qualcomm S4 Pro processor and Adreno 320 GPU
- 2GB of RAM
- 16GB/32GB of internal memory and 2 years of 50GB of free Google Drive storage
- no microSD support
- 10.5-megapixel Clear Pixel camera 2.1-megapixel front-facing camera
- 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi with dual band antenna system
- Bluetooth 4.0 LE
- GPS, AGPS, aGPS, sGPS, eCompass, GLONASS
- Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
- 2200mAh non-removable battery
The Moto X arrives as a sleek device that features an edge-to-edge display and a curved back. The Moto X measures 129.3 x 65.3 x 5.6-10.4 mm and weighs 130g.
At present the launch date for the Moto X is estimated to be late August/early September for the United States and Canada.
The hardware of the device bears resemblance to the DROID Ultra. This is due to the facilitation of the X8 system-on-a-chip, 2GB of RAM, and relatively small screen. The 16GB version of the Moto X will be priced at $199 on-contract and will be available with no MicroSD card option. America’s “big four” carriers will dish out the GSM-LTE and CDMA-LTE models. International carriers and US Cellular will also present out this arrival from their services. AT&T has priced the 32GB model for $249 on-contract and users also have the option to self-pick their custom-colored backplate and personalized text. This action can be performed from the Moto Maker customization website.