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Moto X4 Set To Launch In India On November 13

Moto X4 Set To Launch In India On November 13

Earlier, Lenovo-owned Motorola had sent out invites for October 3, but then it later got postponed. The company has shared the new launch date via their official Twitter account.

The Moto G5S was launched in India in August at a price point of Rs. 13,999.

The Moto X4 features both Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa as voice-based virtual assistants. Amazon has already confirmed that it will be launching Alexa and Echo range of speakers on November 1 with the Indian accent. The device was priced at Euro 399 (roughly Rs 30,000) in Europe. There's now no information on what price tag the phone will carry in India. It comes in single-SIM option in European market, but in India we are expecting a dual-SIM variant of the phone, just like all other Moto smartphones.

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The smartphone is powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC, coupled with 3GB of RAM.

The phone has a 5.2-inch Full Hd display with a resolution of 1080×1920 pixels, which also has Corning Gorilla Glass protection on top. The Motorola Moto X4 comes with a dual-camera setup on the rear with a 12 MP dual autofocus Pixel sensor and an "ultra wide-angle" unit with an 8 MP sensor.

Connectivity features include Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, GLONASS, GPS, FM Radio, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (dual-band, 2.4GHz, and 5GHz), and more (as reported here). Currently, there are no details available on the pricing of the device in the Indian markets. Billed as successors to the Moto G5 and the Moto G5 Plus smartphones, the new "Special Edition" smartphones run on Android 7.1 Nougat out of the box and sport metal unibody design. Motorola also included a depth mode and professional mode as well in the smartphone. The Moto X4 features a front mounted fingerprint sensor and is powered a 3,000mAh non-removable Li-ion battery. The front camera comes with a 16 MP sensor, f/2.0 aperture and features a selfie flash for taking pictures in low lighting conditions. The Moto X4 measures 148.35×73.4×7.99mm and weighs 163 grams.


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