Motorola has officially introduced the smartphone Moto X, rumors of which went for a long time.
The device is equipped with a 4.7-inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels (316 ppi), 2 GB of RAM, 16 or 32GB of internal flash memory (no support for microSD), OmniVision main camera with a resolution of 10 MP (the size of the matrix – 1/2, 6 inches) and a 2-megapixel on the front, both of which support the format Full HD, support for Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0, 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, NFC, GPS and GLONASS, has a standard socket for connection headphone jack for SIM-cards format nano-SIM, as the iPhone 5.
Moto X features an 8-core processor brand development Motorola – X8 Mobile Computing System.The processor has 2 cores Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro with a frequency of 1.7 GHz, 4 core graphics accelerator Adreno 320, and two of their own core Motorola, one of which is responsible for speech recognition, and the second – for the management of built-in smart sensors.
The device is equipped with 2200 mAh battery, which according to the manufacturer, provides up to 24 hours of active use your smartphone in mixed mode.The vendor claims that the battery life is made possible by a number of mechanisms to conserve implemented in the processor X8.
Enhancements & Usability
In addition to above, the mobile phone will be equipped with a number of proprietary technologies from Motorola, which can also be found in the recently announced updates to the family of Motorola Droid. This continuous background speech recognition and activation functions of Google Now team «Ok Google Now», technology is Active Display, which displays the time and missed events without turning on the screen and not requiring the user to any additional actions, and technology Quick Capture, which activates the camera “when the user wants to take a picture,” using information from the accelerometer and the light sensor.
Availability & Pricing of Moto X
Moto X Sales in the U.S. will begin in late August. All copies available for sale in the U.S. market, will be collected at local factories. The cost model with 16 GB of memory will be $ 199 at the conclusion of a two-year contract with AT & T, Sprint, T-Mobile, US Cellular or Verizon Wireless.A model with 32 GB of memory will be available only to subscribers of AT & T for $ 249, also with a condition of the contract, which is paid separately.
Light version of Moto X
In the near future, according to Dennis Woodside(Dennis Woodside), chief executive officer of Motorola, the company plans to release a cheaper version of Moto X, designed for emerging markets, where it will be sold without a contract.