New Motorola Moto X and Moto 360 Smartwatch Launched in India

Apart from New Moto G, Motorola has also presented the new iteration of Moto X and Android wear based Moto 360 in India. First generation Moto G has been discontinued, but Motorola will still retail Moto X first generation for now.

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The Moto X has a larger 5.2 Inch Display with more pixel Full HD resolution. Motorola is sticking to Super AMOLED display panel, with Gorilla Glass 3 protection, in the new Moto X as well.

The chipset is the Qualcomm star MSM8974 AC Snapdragon 801 quad core clocked at 2.5 GHz. There is 2 GB RAM and 16 GB/ 32 GB internal storage variants which you can choose from. Software is latest Android 4.4.4 Kitkat for now and this will be upgraded to Android L later.

Primary camera is 13 MP with dual LED flash f/2.25 aperture and 4K recording. The 2 MP front facing camera can also record 1080p video. There are 4 mics for directional audio recording and noise cancelation.

Battery capacity is 2300 mAh. Motorola has already decided on 25 different back covers. Active control and other Moto X specific features have been passed on to this new variant as well. The new Moto X is 9.97 mm thick and tips the scale at 144 grams.

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Moto 360 on the other hand is the much awaited circular Android wonder and now we officially know what it looks like. Moto 360 surprisingly runs on TI OMAP 3 SoC with 512 MB RAM and 4 GB internal storage.

Like all Android Wear devices, this one too requires you to have an Android 4.3+ running smartphone. The 1.5 Inch display has 320 x 320 pixels and is protected by Gorilla Glass 3. There is a leather belt strap, couple of Stainless steel straps and several more models will be available later. Battery capacity is 320 mAh and Motorola claims this will last one day.

Moto X will retail in India starting next month, and official India Price will be unveiled then. US price is $499 which translates to approx. 30K INR. The Moto 360 will also be available in India starting next month via Flipkart.

Key Specs

Model Motorola Moto X Moto 360
Display 5.2 Inch , Full HD 1.5 Inch 320 x 320
Processor 2.5 GHz Snapdragon 801 TI OMAP 3
RAM 2GB 512 MB
Internal Storage 16B/ 32 GB 4 GB
OS Android 4.4 Kitkat Android Wear
Camera 13 MP/ 2 MP
Battery 2300 mAh 320 mAh
Price Expected around 30K $249