Today, at press event in New Delhi, Motorola has announced the new and improved version of its existing flagship smartphones “Moto G” and “Moto X”. The identity of both the new smartphones remains the same, while there are lots of improvements seen in terms of hardware and software.
There have been quite a lot of rumors and leaks about the budget friendly device moto g. Number of authority blogs from India reported that the price could even be around Rs 20000.
Lets keep the talk about speculations and rumors and aside and move on to the real discussion. In the meantime, keep these links handy if you want to book your Moto G on Flipkart.
|Moto G (2nd Generation) Black 16 GB on Flipkart||Rs 12999|
|Moto G (2nd Generation) White 16 GB on Flipkart||Rs 12999|
The all new Mot G: Specs-sheet
The all new Moto G sports a brilliant 5-inch 720p HD display, which can render pictures and movies more clearly and sharply. The device is powered by Quad-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor clocked at 1.2GHz speed, Adreno 305 GPU, and a 1GB of RAM. It comes in both 8GB and 16GB (built-in memory) variants and also feature an external MicroSD card slot for future expansion.
The rear camera of the new Moto G has got 8MP lense with LED flash. Additionally there is this 2MP front-facing camera located just beside the front speaker grill. The back cover of the device is swappable with the available Motorola shells. No surprisethat it runs smoothly on Android 4.4.4 KitKat and the upcoming Android L version will also be available without any hassles. Apart from that, it comes with the front speakers, Wi-Fi connectivity, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, couple of pre-installed moto apps and a 2070 mAh battery.
Pricing and Availability of Moto G
One can grab the all new Moto G smartphone at midnight tonight (Sep 6, 12:00 AM) and as usual, it will be sold solely by an online retailer “Flipkart”. The price for dual-SIM Moto G variant is INR 12,999. If you’re wondering whether the 8 gb variant or single sim version of the phone would be available in Indian market, you would be disappointed because those variants aren’t coming to India, at least anytime soon.
The all new Moto X: Specification
The all new Moto X features a big 5.2 inch AMOLED display and a metal frame bezel. On the board, it comes with 2.5GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 801 processor with 2GB RAM, Adreno 330 GPU, 16GB internal memory, 13MP primary camera with dual LED-flash, 2MP front-facing camera, and runs on Stock Android 4.4.4 KitKat version.
The device comes with an enhanced voice control functionality loaded with several new commands to control apps, send messages, etc. Also for better communication, the company has included an extra noise-cancellation mic on the device which is common in high end devices. In addition, the device carries front speakers similar to the moto g, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, Wi-Fi a/g/b/n/ac , 3G, 4G LTE, pre-installed moto apps and a 2370 mAh long-lasting battery.
Pricing and Availability
Only specific countries such as North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia will get Moto X and as we hear it the sale would start later this month. In USA, the price will be $99 with 2-year contract and $499 without any contract. As of now, there is no information available regarding the price and the exact launch date for Indian market but we shall keep on updating as we get any bit of info.
Till then, be ready to buy the all new moto g at Flipkart tonight because it may not last long which had been the case with the last generation moto g smartphone.