Motorola’s Moto X offers choice. Google-owned Motorola did not share India launch date.
Moto X will be available in the US, Canada and Latin America starting in late August/early September.
The 4.7-inch smartphone is available in the U.S. at a retail price of $199 with a new two-year agreement with American telecom operators.
The retail price of the unlocked phone is not revealed.
It is a sleek Android 4.2.2 handset.
The latest phone is powered by Motorola’s X8 processors.
It comes with 4.7-inch RGB AMOLED 720p display.
The 10MP ClearPixel camera is an attraction.
Motorola Moto X hardware specifications
|Operating System||Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean|
|System Architecture||Motorola X8 Mobile Computing System, which includes a software optimized Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro (1.7GHz Dual-Core Krait CPU, quad-core Adreno 320 GPU), a natural language processor and a contextual computing processor|
|Mixed Usage Time||Up to 24 hours|
|Talk Time||Up to 13 hours|
|Bands/Modes||GSM/GPRS/EDGE UMTS/HSPA+ up to 42Mbps
CDMA/EVDO Rev. A (CDMA model only)
|Rear Camera||10MP Clear Pixel (RGBC)
– Quick Capture
– LED flash
– 1080p HD video
– 4X digital zoom
– Slow motion video
– Burst mode
– Auto HDR
– Tap to focus
|Front Camera||2MP + 1080p HD video|
|Memory||16GB standard; 32GB version available online. 2 years 50GB storage free on Google Drive (total of 65GB)|
|Connectivity||Bluetooth Version 4.0 LE + EDR
Supported profiles: HSP, HFP 1.6, SPP, A2DP, AVRCP 1.3, OBEX/OPP, FTP, BPP, PBAP, HID, PAN, MAP
|Wifi||802.11a/g/b/n and ac modes with dual band antenna system|
|Audio Codecs||AAC, AAC+, AAC+ Enhanced, AMR NB, AMR WB, MIDI, MP3, PCM, WAV, WMA (v2, v7, v8, v9, v10), FLAC, QCELP, EVRC, OGG/Vorbis all enhanced with virtual surround technology.|
|Video Playback||1080p HD Video, H.263, H.264, MPEG4, VC-1, VP8|
|Video Capture||1080p HD Video, MPEG4, H.264|
|Location Services||aGPS (assisted), AGPS (autonomous), sGPS (simultaneous), Standalone GPS, eCompass, GLONASS|
|Touchless Control Languages||English, French, Spanish, Portuguese|
|Base Colors||Woven Black or Woven White|