The new Moto X Play was launched back in July this year, and now it’s finally available to buy in India via Flipkart online store. The smartphone comes in 16GB and 32 GB storage variants, priced at Rs. 18,499 and Rs. 19,999, respectively.
The new Moto X play runs Android Lollipop it comes with a 5.5-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) display with a pixel density of 403pppi, as well as it also comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. The smartphone is powered by a 1.7GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor, coupled with Adreno 405 GPU and 2GB of RAM.
The Moto X Play sports 21-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture and CCT (Colour Correlated Temperature) flash and dual-LED modules. The rear camera of the phone has Phase Detect Auto-Focus (PDAF) and able to record 1080p HD video at 30fps as well. In terms of other camera features it includes tap to capture, slow motion video support, video stabilisation, 4X digital zoom, burst mode, night mode, auto HD, Panorama, drag to focus and exposure as well, 5-megapixel front-facing camera is also on board.
The handset comes in dual-SIM variants, supporting with Nano SIM cards, and will available in Black and White colors variants. The device has water repellent nano coating and is backed by a 3630mAh battery with the usage of up to 48 hours. It delivers 8 hours of usage with 15 minutes of charge. The phone measures 148x75x10.9mm and weighs 169 grams.
The company has Launch offers which is to start from September 15 to September 20, offering 100 percent cashback for 100 lucky customers using Flipkart Ping. An offer of Flipkart e-gift voucher worth Rs. 1,000, will also be given for buyers and a free movie voucher worth Rs. 500 from BookMyShow. Even Travel company MakeMyTrip also offers many travel pacakages for customers as well.
Amit Boni, General Manager, Motorola India, added that the Moto X (Gen 2) will be slowly phased out in the country. He said that Moto G 3rd Gen is the fastest selling phone on Flipkart, and has thus far “selling 40 percent more than previous models.” The company’s Care on Wheels after-sales service program, currently only available in Delhi NCR, is also coming to Bengaluru and Mumbai soon.
Moto X Play is the best phone under 20,000 Rs and it overtakes OnePlus 2 certainly.
Author – Stavan Pandya.