The wait is over, now the Motorola Moto X is available in India. The device as rumored earlier is listed on flipkart exactly on the scheduled date of March 19. Moto X version with 16 GB memory Moto X is now available for Rs. 23,999 for the models that comes with plastic back. The device with wooden back is priced Rs. 25,999.
The 32 GB Moto X is not available now in India. This may reach Indian shores on a later date, or may not appear at all, there is no evidence of the arrival of this version in India. All depends on how Moto X 16 GB fare in sales. Like the Moto G smartphone Moto X too is exclusively available only from Flipkart.
Let’s now take a look at the specifications and features of Moto X in India.
The specifications of Moto X India is the same as the International version of the device. The device features a 4.7 inch display that offers 1280 x 720 Pixels HD resolution. 1.7 GHz Krait CPU, Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro dual core processor powers the device along with 2 GB of RAM. The internal storage memory in the device is 32 GB.
Moto X in India comes with all regular connectivity options like WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS and micro USB. The device has NFC support too. The rear camera in the device has 10 MP sensor, while in the front there is a 2 MP shooter. The 2200 mAh battery offers up to 13 hours talk time. eCompass, Gyroscope, Ambient Light Sensor, Accelerometer, and Proximity Sensor are present in this device. The device comes with Android OS version 4.4 Kitkat out of the box.
On the sales front, Moto X will have to face tough competition from a number of devices including Samsung Grand 2, Gionee Elife E7 and LG Nexus 5. All these devices comes with impressive specifications and features.
Let’s now compare the key specs of these Android Smarphones with Moto X India.
|Phones||Moto X||Samsung Galaxy Grand 2||Gionee Elife E7||LG Nexus 5|
|Display||4.7 inch, AMOLED HD 1280 X 720 pixels||5.25 inch, HD 1280 X 720 pixels||5.5 inch, IPS LCD, 1080 x 1920 pixels Full HD||4.95 inch IPS True HD, 1080 x 1920 pixels Full HD|
|CPU||1.7 Ghz Quad Core||Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7||Quad-core 2.2 GHz/ Quad-core 2.5 GHz||Quad-core 2.3 GHz Krait 400|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro||Qualcomm MSM8226 Snapdragon 400||Qualcomm MSM8274 Snapdragon 800||Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800|
|OS||Android 4.4 Kitkat||Android OS, v4.3 Jelly Bean||Android OS, v4.2 Jelly Bean||Android OS, v4.4 KitKat|
|RAM||2 GB||1.5 GB||2 GB for 16 GB version, 3 GB for 32 GB||2 GB|
|ROM||16 GB, 50 GB Google drive storage free for 2 years||8GB, 64 GB using microSD||16 GB / 32 GB||16 GB/ 32GB|
|Connectivity||2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth, micro USB, NFC||2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth, micro USB||2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth, micro USB, NFC and 4G LTE on 32GB version||2G, 3G, WiFi, Bluetooth, micro USB, NFC and 4G LTE|
|Camera-rear||10 MP rear auto focus camera||8 MP auto focus||16 MP||8 MP|
|Camera-front||2 MP||1.9 MP||8 MP||1.3 MP|
|Battery||2200 mAh battery||2600 mAh battery||2500 mAh||2300 mAh|
|Price||Rs. 23, 999 for plastic back, Rs. 25,999 for wood back||Rs. 23,000||Rs. 20,000 for 16 GB, Rs. 27,000 for 32 GB||Rs. 28,999 for 16 GB, Rs. 32,500 for 32 GB|