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Motorola pushing 100k Moto X smartphones each week

11 September, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Motorola pushing 100k Moto X smartphones each week - read the full textThe Motorola Moto X is now selling by the thousands - one hundred thousand that is, per week. The information comes courtesy of Reuters rather than from Motorola itself, but we're sure we'll get some solid official numbers eventually. While that may sound like a lot, putting the numbers...


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Who cares that it's not sold globally? It has no card slot and only 16 gb of internal storage, thus making itself totally irrelevant.

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  • 2013-09-14 19:16
  • Tu9f

A normal person just looks at the number of cores / clock speed / x GB ram etc..
While performance of this phone is much better because of the distributed chip architecture on its system board.
Moto x has 3 distinct processing units. 1 of them is the Central Processing Unit. So combined performance of the system, with software optimization becomes equivalent to some decent quad core processor.

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  • 2013-09-14 08:50
  • uvFD

> In reply to Sanos @ 2013-09-12 03:13 from njJs - click to readNot all has need for large memory, and it comes in both 16 and 32GB versions. That said, offering a 64GB version wouldn't hurt.

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  • 2013-09-12 12:27
  • 5i4e

> In reply to Erick @ 2013-09-12 10:11 from 3JnZ - click to readNobody ever thought that a device assembled in the us would ever make it to europe, it's just unfeasible from an economic point of view. We will provably get an international version (assembled in china) later this year.

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  • 2013-09-12 10:31
  • mx1}

Many will be surprised to learn that this device will not be available in Europe.

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  • 2013-09-12 10:11
  • 3JnZ

Moto X the phone that always listens to you. But in the background it spies on you, the algorithm analyzes what you speak and pushes the ads in your gmail inbox and google search results based on what you spoke. I hope google won't sell those data to third party for marketing their products.

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  • 2013-09-12 09:35
  • Xu02

> In reply to Sanos @ 2013-09-12 03:13 from njJs - click to readYeah. And the flimsy sd card solution HAS TO STOP!!

If this is on PC.. its like this:

buy a 64gb ssd for your windows.. then buy a cheap dvd drive and rw dvd for your media? Isn't it a BIG JOKE?

Its time to move on moto! .. 64gb at least and push to the first 128gb PHONE! Now that Apple missed the chance.

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  • 2013-09-12 04:46
  • PGXj

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-09-11 19:19 from jqaR - click to readWith you 100%.

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  • 2013-09-12 03:14
  • Fv4$

Who cares that it's not sold globally? It has no card slot and only 16 gb of internal storage, thus making itself totally irrelevant.

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  • 2013-09-12 03:13
  • njJs

Shipping and selling are two different things,
but let them talk. CEOs want to justified their bonuses and salaries.

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  • 2013-09-12 03:08
  • IBJF

Unfortunately Google has a lot of subsidy in US Market not like other countries, therefore it's crucial that the Moto X sells well in first instance in its natal country. Then the sells in other countries will not be so primordial beacuse Google has no Subsidy politics and probably the price of that gadget will increase.

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  • 2013-09-12 02:21
  • Lwec

Come on Motorola! Release it for UK/Europe! I want it! Customised and all, you'd sell at lot if you did!

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  • 2013-09-12 02:03
  • mH3X

This phone is quite nice to handle. I would get one if it was about 200 dollars cheaper.

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  • 2013-09-12 01:11
  • jIvg

Where do Motorola sell this phones?? It is not available in Google Play.. Who buy those 100k phone weekly if Moto X is not found anywhere......

the only one I found is a second hand one on ebay

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  • 2013-09-11 23:48
  • wYE8

check out the comparison of the iphone 5s and its predecessor here -

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  • 2013-09-11 22:52
  • 2@dH

> In reply to PhonePersonality @ 2013-09-11 20:32 from cNyi - click to readQuiet. I'm the decider!

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  • 2013-09-11 22:38
  • GT6G

It is stupid of Google to not release it a globally.
At-least a non-customizable version could have had a global release.

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  • 2013-09-11 21:09
  • 2SPN

comon moto... where are you selling this phones?
1. it's an very expensive midrange phone
2. US only

moto's marketing is not telling the truth here! they don't sell that much phones!

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  • 2013-09-11 21:01
  • per5

> In reply to HM @ 2013-09-11 18:58 from QGFi - click to readAnd since these aren't being sold on Google Play at all, your statement makes as much sense as George W. Bush on weed.

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  • 2013-09-11 20:32
  • cNyi

It still is a novelty. Let's see what happens in the next two months.

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  • 2013-09-11 20:31
  • xTE4

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