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16GB Motorola Moto X to cost $575 SIM-free

02 August, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
16GB Motorola Moto X to cost $575 SIM-free - read the full textMotorola Moto X was unveiled yesterday and the smartphone will soon be available from the top 5 carriers in the USA. The 16 GB variant of the Moto X is priced at $200 and the 32 GB unit costs you $250 with a two-year contract. At the announcement event Motorola did not announce the pricing...


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  • 2013-08-17 13:32
  • rAe%

> In reply to lfcastilhos @ 2013-08-05 04:14 from Jpcv - click to readi like ur idea, i'll do that if i live in USA

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  • 2013-08-07 16:21
  • uAjT

> In reply to lfcastilhos @ 2013-08-05 04:14 from Jpcv - click to readu must belong to Steve Job's family to say that...oh wait, iPhones are built and assembled in China..

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  • 2013-08-05 19:29
  • utuH

Guys, dont blame the high price on "made in USA" tag. It is NOT made in USA. The parts are imported from Taiwan and China. It is assembled in USA.
For Example- Mercedes Benz parts are brought from Germany and Assembled in Noida/Gurgaon in New Delhi NCR,India . This doesnt make the car MADE it INDIA.

If you want to blame the high price on something, blame it on Motorola. They think the Google affiliation will ring the cash registers. The are probably banking on their new 10mpx camera but GSMArena says its as good as other mid rangers.

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  • 2013-08-05 19:28
  • utuH

A reasonable price for a smartphone made by non-slaves chinese employees. I'll pay this price for sure!

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  • 2013-08-05 04:14
  • Jpcv

Lol what a joke price! I hope to god the nexus 5 doesn't follow this silly pricing!

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  • 2013-08-04 20:13
  • YckK

This reminds me of what Microsoft did with the Xbox One and look where that ended up - American companies are seriously messed up when it comes to launching new products...

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  • 2013-08-04 18:21
  • NrTf

You owned Motorola, google. Why not just put 4.3 on your Moto x. Putting in some last years CPU some more. Last years processor with those kind of price. Now I know y china make so many clones. Per capita rates. Lol, making more inflation. I dont know who owns Qualcomm snapdragon, maybe they are part of the Moto x inflation. Lol

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  • 2013-08-04 13:21
  • KZ8N

> In reply to Jillxz @ 2013-08-04 11:27 from qA7} - click to readwhat does atheism have to do with that

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  • 2013-08-04 13:15
  • t7Jh

> In reply to Lancelot9201 @ 2013-08-04 00:27 from q20n - click to readYep , Moto is inferior to the other high end phones. It is Google's intent to completely destroy the brand name Motorola. Google is very evil . Larry Page is an atheist and that is a fact.

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  • 2013-08-04 11:27
  • qA7}

hahahaha 575$ WTF 2200mah battery LOL i would rather have the driod max slimer with 3500mah baterry and same features

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  • 2013-08-04 10:59
  • v0qT

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-08-02 21:23 from t1$A - click to readWhat bothers me the most his how it's not being shipped with the 4.3 firmware. the latest update made some significant improvement in performance that this phone will surely need & may not get for months knowing how slow the carriers are to offer updates.

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  • 2013-08-04 00:40
  • q20n

Wow, in my opinion Motorola has a total fail on their hands. The carrier free pricing is outrageous, the hardware makes this a last years mid-level phone when Motorola said it would be a ground breaking phone. Maybe their PR department made a mistake & meant Bank Account breaking. Finally, being released without the 4.3 firmware knowing full well how slow the carriers are to offer updates is disgraceful. Thank god that we have the Nexus line pricing for those of us who value their disposable income.

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  • 2013-08-04 00:27
  • q20n

honestly, this "moto x" is doomed to failure. A processor S4 Pro only two cores, less than 800 Snapdragon 2.3 GHz and 4 cores, and with a considerably higher price. It's crazy to buy one of these moto x just because you can choose the colors, there is not much there. I mean we are just colors! If it was an option to choose the processor, screen size and resolution, along with the option to choose the colors. Then it would be more interesting.

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  • 2013-08-04 00:11
  • Lk5H

want to know about economies smartphone ? andromax u , that is rare

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  • 2013-08-04 00:04
  • tA$h

I laughed out loud when I heard the (i) price, (ii) it was only on contract and (iii) only in North America.

They really have no chance.

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  • 2013-08-03 21:34
  • S3LF

big FAIL good luck.

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  • 2013-08-03 20:07
  • 4@9e

$575 : Wot a Joke!!!.
With this Cash I have alot of Choices:↓↓
Lumia 925
Htc Onex+
Htc butterfly
Galaxy S3
Motorola you have dissappointed Me.

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  • 2013-08-03 17:23
  • N7DX

Stupid jokers $575+tx for this crap - Shame of Them!

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  • 2013-08-03 17:01
  • IBJE

U just f**d a good phones happiness!

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  • 2013-08-03 16:48
  • U{3Y

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