Expanding the Android One program devices in the market and recently, Xiaomi has released first ever Android one smartphone for its Mi A1 device in India which has priced at 14,999INR and is available in Black, Gold, and Rose Gold color options. Now, another manufacturer would join category and launched the Moto X4 smartphone in the United states which was earlier introduced at an IFA 2017 event in Berlin at a price tag of €399 (approx. Rs. 30622). It is the first Android smartphone from the company, and this is the second Android One smartphone in this year followed by Xiaomi Mi A1. The Moto X4 smartphone is a successor of the Moto X Style which was launched back in 2015.
Earlier, the mountain view based company has combined with the brands like Micromax, Karbonn, and Spice to unveil the first generation Android One smartphone in the year of 2014. After that, it was failed to develop Android One programmed devices, and recently Xiaomi has introduced Android One device in India after three years which brought the new perspective to the mobile market. This phone is available for the Google’s Project Fi customers in the U.S. Interestingly, the Moto X4 Android One smartphone comes with a Pure Android UI, while the original Moto X4 packed with Stock UI, but the Pure Android UI hasn’t changed any customizations.
Initially, the Android One programmed devices have planned to sell around $100, but recent Xiaomi Mi A1 smartphone has launched higher price of $230. The Moto X4 Android One smartphone is also offered high price of $399. Now let’s talk about device specifications, this phone doesn’t offer the Amazon’s Alexa UI on this device, but original version does come. It sports 5.2-inch FHD IPS display and comes equipped with a 2.2GHz Snapdragon 630 octa-core processor coupled with Adreno 508 graphics and 3GB RAM. There is a 32GB of internal storage which would further expandable via microSD card.
The imaging department, this device offer a 12MP + 8MP dual rear camera setup, and in the front, there is a 16MP front-facing camera. Packed with a 3,000mAh battery on this phone, it will deliver all the day battery juice with having power worries. This dual SIM Phone is powered by a fingerprint sensor which is embedded in the physical home button and comes fuelled by the IP68 certification, which provides water & dust-proof technology. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio and more. The Moto X4 Android One smartphone will be available in Black and Silver color variants.