Motorola has slashed the price of its first-generation Moto X in India by Rs. 6,000. The Android-powered phone, which was earlier priced for Rs. 23,999, is now available for Rs. 17,999 on Flipkart.
The original Moto X was first introduced in the U.S in August last year. Motorola launched the Moto X in India in the beginning of 2014.
The first-generation Moto X features a 4.7-inch HD screen. It is powered by a 1.7GHz dual-core processor, paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of non-expandable storage. There's a 10MP rear-facing camera, and a 2MP front-facing shooter for video calls. The phone runs Android 4.4 out-of-the box.
Motorola recently launched the second-generation Moto X in India at a price of Rs. 31,990. The high-end phone seemed to have getting positive word of mouth, especially, from blogger community. The Moto X (Gen 2) comes with a 5.2-inch FHD screen, quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor and a 13MP rear-facing camera.
Despite the arrival of the Moto X (Gen 2), the first-generation Moto X still hold great value at a price of Rs. 17,999.
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Off lately Motorola's market share in India has drastically improved, thanks to the success of the Moto G and Moto E. According to IDC, Motorola market share is 5.3 % for the Q2 2014. Notably, Motorola now ranks among the top 5 smartphone vendors in the country.
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