New Motorola Moto X Announced: What’s New?

Motoro­la Announced new ver­sion of Moto X today. With new Moto Mak­er pro­gram unique to Moto X, Cus­tomers can design the smart­phone themselves.

Motorola Moto X

The new Moto X flunts 5.2‑inch Full HD (1920×1080 pix­els) IPS dis­play with 423 ppi pix­el desi­ty, pow­ered by 2.5GHz Qual­comm Snap­drag­on 801 quad-core proces­sor paired with 2GB RAM and 2300 mAh bat­tery. The smart­phone has 16GB inter­nal stor­age (32GB avail­able in Moto Mak­er program)

The new Moto X has 13MP rear cam­era and 2MP front fac­ing cam­era. On con­nec­tiv­i­ty front the new smart­phone sports sin­gle sim, 3G, Wi-fi 802.11 ac, blue­tooth 4.0. The smart­phone runs on Android 4.4.4 Kitkat.

The Moto Mak­er pro­gram enable cus­tomers to choose from 25 back fin­ish­es includ­ing wood and leather backs. 

Regard­ing avail­abil­i­ty, New Moto X will go on sale in North Amer­i­ca, Latin Amer­i­ca, Europe and Asia lat­er this month. It will be priced at $99.99 with the usu­al two-year con­tract ($499.99 with­out con­tract) in the US

The new Moto X will be avail­abe lat­er this month in India, There is no word on pricing.

New Moto X (Gen 2) Vs Moto X (Gen 1)
Fea­tures Motoro­la Moto X (Gen 2) Motoro­la Moto X (Gen 1)
Dimen­sions 72.4x140.8x9.97mm 65.3×129.4×10.4 mm
Weight 144 grams 130grams
Dis­play 5.2‑inch (1920×1080 pixels) 5‑inch (1280×720 pixels)
Proces­sor 2.5GHz Snap­drag­on 801 quad-core 1.7GHz Snap­drag­on S4 Pro quad-core
Stor­age 8/16GB (32GB in Moto Mak­er program) 8/16GB
Rear Cam­era 13-megapix­el 10-megapix­el
Front Cam­era 2‑megapixel 2‑megapixel
Bat­tery 2,300mAh 2,200mAh
Android OS 4.4.4 KitKat KitKat

Source: Motoro­la