August 23rd is the expected date for the Motorola Moto X to be available through one of the carriers in U.S., i.e. Verizon Wireless. But AdAge gave more details on this, saying that it would be around the same time when the other carries, i.e. AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint launching the device for sale, but what the device is famous for: “Customization” through the Moto Maker, would be an AT&T exclusive until early November when the other carriers would be able to provide the users to customize and purchase the devices.
Moto Maker would be a web application which would be available through AT&T for now, where people can pick from the several customization options and these include – Back cover, Front plate, Accents of the device. We would give you more details in a couple weeks from now when the device would be actually available. Check out the Moto X pricing issues we discussed about, when comparing the unlocked version with the other best smartphones in the market.
Earlier: August 2nd, by Amit Bhawani
When we talk of customizations in Moto X smartphone, it won’t be just limited to the hardware specs as you will also get to choose from the several colors as it is believed that Moto X will be available in as many as 16 colors out of which customers will be able to select different colors from the black plate and the rim. If this was not enough, it will also enable users to engrave their name / personal message at the back which can be done with the help of a website. As per ABC’s sources, hardware can not be customized which is not confirmed as of now by Motorola, though the smartphone is likely to come with different storage options.
You can refer to the different image renders which appeared recently for Moto X smartphone as even Eric Schmidt was caught using the Moto X smartphone in Public. Adding to the list of customizations, you can also choose from the different wallpapers which you want it to be present by default. Being an Android device which is also one of the highly customizable platform, Google and Motorola wants to make sure that More Power to customers should be given when it comes to Choice.
Though we are not sure on by when this device will be announced in Public, its expected to arrive as early as September – October that is when even Apple is thinking to host the Next Big thing event wherein it will publicly announce the availability of iOS 7 and also announcements regarding the next iPhone is expected. We will keep you posted about all the latest on this front.
Watch this week’s our Weekly Tech Report for more discussion on this phone :