Moto X4, the Google Assistant and Alexa-powered smartphone unveiled at IFA 2017, is expected to launch in India soon going by the recent chain of teasers on Motorola India’s social media accounts. The teasers, with the tagline “Xperience,” possess a series of images which are essentially natural settings shaped as a smartphone. There is no definite date to the Moto X4 India launch event nonetheless, but the frequency of this tweets suggests that the corporation could allow out more teasers and launch details soon enough.
Update: Motorola India has shipped out media invites for the Moto X4 India launch, being held on October 3, 2017.
In one of the teasers, a top view of the swimming pool with 2 floats on one side makes up the image of the Moto X4’s rear with dual cameras. Similarly, another teaser indicates a smartwatch with two sub-dials plus a rim that is again suggestive of the Moto X4’s dual rear camera setup which has a protruding round-shaped ring protection.
Moto X4 specifications, features
The Moto X4 sports a metal unibody design that was unveiled in Super Black and Sterling Blue color options. It sports a fingerprint scanner beneath the house button on the front, while the USB Type-C port and 3.5mm audio jack are located on the bottom of the handset.
As far as specifications are involved, the Moto X4 runs on on Android 7.1 Nougat from the box also supports a single-SIM slot (Nano). It sports a 5.2-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) LTPS IPS display with 424ppi pixel density and Corning Gorilla Glass protection. Powering the smartphone is a 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 octa-core SoC combined with 3GB of RAM.
The Moto X4 highlights a double rear camera setup that comprises of a one 12-megapixel dual autofocus sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 1.4-micron pixels; and another 8-megapixel ultra-wide angle sensor with 120-degree field of view, f/2.2 aperture, and 1.12-micron pixels. Additional features include ultra-wide angle shot, professional manner, depth detection and thickness effects, selective Focus, selective Black & White (beta), among other things. The front camera sees a 16-megapixel selfie detector with flash support, f/2.0 aperture, and 1-micron pixels.
The smartphone packs a 3000mAh battery with assistance for rapid charging. The Moto X4 measures 148.35×73.4×7.99mm and weighs 163 grams.
Especially, while the Moto X4 supports both the Alexa and Google Assistant, the former won’t be available for the Indian audience just yet.