Moto X Release Date

You can preorder the most exciting Android phone of the year starting today

By on September 16, 2014 at 9:30 AM.

You can preorder the most exciting Android phone of the year starting today

2014 has not been an exciting year for smartphone enthusiasts. Sure, we’ve seen some nice new devices unveiled by industry leaders, the most recent examples being Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. But as far as innovation and truly exciting new smartphone technology are concerned, 2014 has been pretty boring.

With nearly three-quarters of 2014 now behind us, however, a glimmer of hope for smartphone fans looking for some excitement will finally appear on Tuesday as the most exciting Android phone of the year becomes available for preorder. More →

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Moto X Review

Meet the new Moto X: Hands on with Motorola’s most innovative flagship phone ever

By on September 5, 2014 at 2:01 AM.

Meet the new Moto X: Hands on with Motorola’s most innovative flagship phone ever

Sometimes, you can tell that a company went above and beyond in an effort to add innovative features to a smartphone that aren’t just different for the sake of being different, they truly add value to the user experience. You can tell when a company tries to introduce exciting new features not simply because competing smartphones offer those features, but because they solve real problems and actually improve the user experience.

And so begins the story of Motorola’s all new Moto X. More →

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iPhone 6 Vs. Galaxy Note 4 Vs. Moto X+1

Everything we know about the 3 huge flagship phones you’ll see unveiled over the next week

By on September 2, 2014 at 10:20 AM.

Everything we know about the 3 huge flagship phones you’ll see unveiled over the next week

This past summer was not an exciting time for new smartphones by any stretch of the imagination but September is already promising to make up for it in a big way. Over the next week alone, we’re going to get our first official looks at Apple’s iPhone 6, Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4 and Motorola’s Moto X+1, each of which by itself would be the most significant smartphone launch since the unveiling of the LG G3 all the way back in May. To help you keep track of all these new devices, we’ve put together a quick overview of everything we know and everything we think we know about the iPhone 6, Galaxy Note 4 and Moto X+1. More →

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Moto X+1 Photos

Next-gen flagship Moto X+1 leaks in new photos

By on September 1, 2014 at 11:25 AM.

Next-gen flagship Moto X+1 leaks in new photos

Motorola is set to announce a handful of new products later this week during a media gathering that BGR will be attending, but it looks like the star of the show has made an early appearance. TK Tech News on Monday posted photos it claims show the upcoming Motorola Moto X+1, and the images appear to be authentic. More →

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Moto X+1 Rumors: 3D Display and Optical Zoom

The Moto X+1 might have some exciting new tricks up its sleeve

By on August 25, 2014 at 1:15 PM.

The Moto X+1 might have some exciting new tricks up its sleeve

Motorola’s upcoming flagship smartphone will offer buyers some interesting new features including some sort of 3D display support and a rear camera with optical zoom, GSM Arena reports, quoting a source with a good track record with Motorola rumors. More →

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Moto X+1 Details Leak

New details leak for Motorola’s sweet-looking new flagship phone

By on August 22, 2014 at 5:15 PM.

New details leak for Motorola’s sweet-looking new flagship phone

Now that we know exactly what the Moto X+1 will look like, it seems some more details are starting to trickle out for Motorola’s next flagship phone. Droid Life notices that Brazilian retailer Livraria Logos has posted some fresh information about the Moto X+1 a little bit early, including all the different options we’ll have for rear casing materials on the new device. More →

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Verizon Moto X+1 Leaked Images

This is the Moto X+1

By on August 22, 2014 at 9:05 AM.

This is the Moto X+1

Motorola is reportedly going to launch up to eight devices this year, including the company’s upcoming flagship that will be known as the Moto X+1. While we’ve seen plenty of purported leaked pics of the X+1 in the past, the best Moto X+1 leak came on Thursday from @evleaks, who posted it as a retirement gift from his leaking career. More →

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Moto X+1 Leaked Photo

Leaked Moto X+1 front panel shown side-by-side with original Moto X

By on August 15, 2014 at 8:30 PM.

Leaked Moto X+1 front panel shown side-by-side with original Moto X

We won’t have to wait much longer to find out what Motorola’s Moto X sequel will look like but a new leak posted on HelloMotoHK’s Facebook page gives us a pretty good idea of just how big it will be. More →

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Moto X+1 Specs

All of the Moto X+1’s specs just leaked ahead of next month’s announcement

By on August 15, 2014 at 4:10 PM.

All of the Moto X+1’s specs just leaked ahead of next month’s announcement

Motorola will finally unveil its next-generation flagship smartphone during an event in Chicago on September 4th. The handset, which is regularly referred to as the “Moto X+1,” will face the steepest imaginable competition following its debut; Samsung is widely expected to unveil its new Galaxy Note 4 one day prior to Motorola’s event, and Apple will take the wraps off of the completely redesigned iPhone 6 just five days after the X+1 debuts.

For Android fans interested in the new Motorola flagship phone, however, it looks like they may be in for a treat. More →

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Motorola to unveil Moto 360 smartwatch ahead of Apple’s iWatch

By on August 14, 2014 at 12:00 PM.

Motorola to unveil Moto 360 smartwatch ahead of Apple’s iWatch

We got an invitation in our inboxes this morning for a major new Motorola media event that will take place on September 4th in Chicago. While Motorola didn’t specify exactly what new devices it would be launching, it strongly hinted in its invite that we can expect to see the sequel to last year’s flagship Moto X as well as the followup to the budget Moto G smartphone, which reportedly became a solid hit in emerging markets such as India earlier this year. We’ll also likely be getting an official look at Motorola’s gorgeous Moto 360 smartwatch for the first time, which has achieved the rare status of a smartwatch that people actually seem interested in buying. More →

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Verizon Moto X+1 Release Date

Motorola’s next Moto X phone already has a rumored launch date for Verizon

By on August 8, 2014 at 6:45 PM.

Motorola’s next Moto X phone already has a rumored launch date for Verizon

Motorola is not ready to say anything about the Moto X+1, its next-gen Moto X version that has only appeared in various leaks so far. However, Droid-Life has now learned from some of its sources that Verizon is “currently expecting the new Moto X by September 25th.” More →

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Moto X+1 Specs: Processor and RAM

New benchmark suggests the Moto X+1 will have the killer specs you’ve been craving

By on August 8, 2014 at 10:20 AM.

New benchmark suggests the Moto X+1 will have the killer specs you’ve been craving

After an unknown Moto XT1096 handset box was photographed recently, Smart Droid spotted a new version of the same handset in a Geekbench browser benchmark test. The device, which was codenamed the XT1097, seems to sport the kind of high-end specs the Moto X+1 might have to offer. More →

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Moto X+1 Photos

Leaked photos may reveal Motorola’s gorgeous Moto X+1

By on July 25, 2014 at 8:45 AM.

Leaked photos may reveal Motorola’s gorgeous Moto X+1

Motorola’s highly anticipated followup to the flagship Moto X smartphone may have just been exposed in a series of leaked photos. An unnamed source supplied Android Police with a series of photos on Friday that clearly show an unreleased Motorola smartphone. While the leaker didn’t identify the phone by name, it certainly appears to be the much rumored Moto X+1, which will reportedly serve as a sequel to the Moto X when it launches later this year. More →

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