October 6, 2015 2:50:43 pm
Motorola Moto X Style’s launch date has been confirmed as October 8 in India. Motorola had tweeted last week about the upcoming launch of the top-end version of the new Moto X for 2015.
Moto X Style has a bigger 5.7-inch WQHD LCD display while Moto X Play has a 5.5-inch full HD screen. Moto X Style is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor with 3GB RAM. The smartphone comes in 16/32/64GB storage options. It’s unclear which variants Motorola will be launching in India.
Watch our Moto X Play video review: (App user click here)
Like Moto X Play, Moto X Style comes with a 21MP Sony image sensor with phase detection autofocus and dual-LED flash. There is a front-facing 5MP camera.
The Moto X Style runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with Moto actions and has a non-removable 3000mAh battery. The handset comes with Bluetooth 4.1, GPS and NFC. Moto X Style retails as Moto X Pure at a starting price of $399.99 in US. Motorola has announced the Android M update for this phone as well.
In our review, the Moto X Play’s performance left us impressed although the rear camera could have been better. In addition to this ,the Motorola Moto X was priced at Rs 18,999 for the 16GB version, while the 32 GB costs Rs 19,999.
It remains to be seen how Motorola will price the new Moto X Style smartphone and whether it will go for a more premium pricing. Additionally Google is also bringing its Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P smartphones to India by October 13, according to reports.
While the Nexus series will start at Rs 31,999 in India, the Moto X Style’s pricing for now remains a point of speculation.
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