Moto X was released in August 2013 and it was advertised as a “Made in the US” smartphone. The main selling point of the device was probably the highly customizable design achievable through Motorola’s Moto Maker online tool.
Moto X sports a 4.7-inch AMOLED display with HD (720 x 1280) resolution, 312 ppi pixel density, and Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The device is powered by customized Snapdragon S4 Pro chipset with dual-core 1.7 GHz Krait processor, quad-core Adreno 320 GPU, and two low-power cores for natural language and contextual computing.
Moto X integrates 2 GB of RAM and 16/32/64 GB of native storage. It arrives with a 10 MP ClearPixel camera with autofocus, LED flash, 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR, and Full HD video recording. It also has a front-facing camera with 2 MP sensor.
The device measures 129.3 x 65.3 x 10.4 mm and weighs in at 130 grams. It has a 2,200 mAh battery and all the connectivity features worthy of a modern smartphone including HSPA+, LTE, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, and microUSB 2.0. It runs Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean out of the box and it’s upgradable to Android 5.0 Lollipop.