After some detailed leaks and teasers, Moto X4 has made its debut at the ongoing IFA 2017. Along with too many unique features, it has support for Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant. Nonetheless, no worries for avid Googlers, it does have Google assistant and all the services from it.
The debuted candidate has its flair in two good looking colors, Super Black and Sterling Blue. The phone has metal unibody with round-shaped ring protection, and Motorola batwing logo below it. A fingerprint scanner is underneath the home button just like the recently launched Moto G5S. The volume and the power keys both are situated on the right edge. It shines with on-screen navigation buttons, a USB Type-C port, and a regular 3.5mm audio jack added at the bottom edge.
The Moto X4 runs on Android 7.1 Nougat at 5.2-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) LTPS IPS display with 424ppi pixel and Corning Gorilla Glass protection. Just like the recently launched Galaxy Note 8, the screen is slightly curved. Apart from that, the phone has 2.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 octa-core SoC processor, Adreno 508 GPU and 3GB of RAM. Internal storage is 32GB. And card slot is supported up to 2TB. In some regions, a 4GB RAM and 64GB storage option is also expected.
It’s dual camera setup houses one 12-megapixel dual auto-focus sensor with f/2.0 aperture and 1.4-micron pixels and another 8-megapixel ultra-wide angle sensor with a 120-degree field of view, f/2.2 aperture, and 1.12-micron pixels, which has color correlated temperature (CCT) dual-LED flash and PDAF.
Ultra-wide angle shot, professional mode, depth detection and depth effects, selective Focus, selective Black & White (beta), background replacement (beta), spot color, landmark/object recognition, scan excellence, panorama mode, slow-motion recording, and best shot are only a few of its features. Also, a 16-megapixel selfie sensor with flash support, f/2.0 aperture, and 1-micron pixels are at the front with an adaptive low light mode.
The Moto X4 has a 3000mAh battery. Doesn’t seem fine but they claim it to last all day, It supports fast charging (six hours of power in 15 minutes). NFC, Bluetooth 5.0, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (dual band, 2.4GHz, and 5GHz), GPS, GLONASS, 4G LTE, and FM radio are also there in this 148.35×73.4×7.99mm smartphone that weighs 163 grams.
If you still ask for more, it has an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor. Seems like Motorola has no plan to lack in anything for the inclusion of possible features. This 399 EUR phone going for sale in Europe this month, followed by other regions onward.