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Motorola Moto X (2013) review

Android OS v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960DT
Adreno 320
2 GB / 16 GB
4.7 inches (720 x 1280 px)
10 MP, 4320 x 2432 px, autofocus

Motorola announced the launch of the Moto X smartphone in 2013. The manufacturer is offering the Motorola Moto X phone with 4.7 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960DT chipset, 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.

The Motorola Moto X comes with Android OS v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 2200 mAh, non-removable battery. The 4.7 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (720 x 1280 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.

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Motorola Moto X specifications

BrandMotorola
NameMoto X
ModelMOTOX
Release date2013

Body

The weight of Motorola Moto X is about 4.59 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Motorola phone are average (5.09 x 2.57 x 0.41 inches).

Weight4.59 oz
Dimensions5.09 x 2.57 x 0.41 inches
Colorsblack, white
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Motorola Moto X comes with Android OS v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro MSM8960DT
CPUDual-core 1.7 GHz Krait 300
GPUAdreno 320

Display

The size of Moto X screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 4.7 inches AMOLED display of Motorola Moto X with 720 x 1280 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeAMOLED
Screen size4.7 inches
Resolution720 x 1280 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Motorola Moto X (2 GB) cannot be expanded.

RAM2 GB
Internal storage16 GB
Memory card slotno

Camera

The camera of the Moto X is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus.

Selfie camera2 MP
Main camera10 MP, 4320 x 2432 px, autofocus
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Motorola Moto X supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Moto X comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The Moto X phone doesn't have built-in FM radio.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv4.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radiono
USBmicroUSB 2.0, USB host
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 2200 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Moto X isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Ion 2200 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. This Motorola phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, barometer, compass, gyroscope, proximity, temperature
SpecialsCorning Gorilla Glass 3
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Motorola Moto X, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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