Motorola, which launched the 3rd generation Moto G in India yesterday, had also revealed two new versions of Moto X in events held in New York City, Sao Paolo and London on Tuesday.
According to the Guardian, the Moto X Play will be priced at Â£299 or Rs 30,000 approximately while the Moto X Style will cost Â£359 or approximately Rs 36,000. As per reports, Moto X Play will start selling from August and the Moto X Style will hit the markets in September but there is no information about their availability in India.
Moto X Play
This Android 5.1.1 Lollipop based smartphone has the 1.7GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor, Adreno 405 graphics processor, 2 GB RAM, 21 megapixel rear camera and a 5 megapixel front camera. The rear camera has f /2.0 aperture and offers Quick Capture, full HD video recording capability, slow motion video recording, 4X digital zoom, Auto HDR, and panorama features. There are two LED lights in the back panel as well.
The Moto X Play comes in 16 GB and 32 GB internal storage models. It has a 5.5 inch full HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3. This 169 grams weighting smartphone has a curved body with maximum thickness of 10.9 mm while the slimmest point measures 8.9 mm. There is a 3630 mAh battery in the phone that claims to offer 48 hours of back up. The phone comes with dual nano SIM offering 4G connectivity (select markets only), dual band WiFi, NFC, GPS, and Bluetooth 4.0. The Moto X Play has water repellent coating on its body and comes in black and white colours.
Motorola Moto X Style
It too is based on Android 5.1.1 version but has much powerful 1.8 GHz Snapdragon 808 hexa core processor, Adreno 418 graphics processor and 3 GB RAM. Apart from 16 GB and 32 GB models it also comes in 64 GB internal storage and all the versions have 128 GB micro SD card slot.
The 179 grams weighing Moto X Style has a 3000 mAh battey and has a 5.7 inch LCD display with Quad HD (1440×2560 pixels) resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 coating. It has a 21 megapixel rear camera with flash light, f/2.0 aperture, phase detect auto focus, Auto HDR, video stabilisation, slow motion, video HDR, and 4K video recording abilities. In the front of the phone there is a 5 megapixel camera with also has f/2.0 aperture, wide angle lens, 1.4um pixel for better low light selfies, as well as support of a flash light.
The Motorola Moto X Style has a single nano SIM card slot with 4G, dual band WiFi, NFC, GPS, and Bluetooth 4.1 LE.