Android One is finally coming to the USA with the moto X4 — the latest addition to the Project Fi family, which is available for pre-orders now.
Google is offering a trade-in program on select Nexus devices. Users will get up to $165 for the Nexus device and if the trade-in is started before October 5 then they’ll also earn extra $50 Fi credit.
The Android One-powered moto X4 will retail at a starting price of $399 and is available for pre-order. It can also be bought at a $16.63 per month EMI for 24 months.
“This is Android, pure and simple. A small set of preinstalled apps gives you just what you need and nothing you don’t. Regular security updates and built-in malware protection from Google Play Protect keep your phone clean, fast, and high-performing. And with at least two years of guaranteed OS upgrades, your phone stays fresh over time,” the Project Fi website reads.
With its partnership with Google and the Android One program, the moto X4 will get unlimited photo and video upload in high quality. If you’re looking to protect your device against drops, cracks, and spills then a $5 per month device protection plan is also being offered.
Moto X4 Specs and Features
Motorola has offered some brilliant build quality on this new smartphone, which now comes with IP68 water and dust resistance. Durability is offered with a chassis made up of metal and the display being protected by Corning’s Gorilla Glass 4.
Fitting with its price point, the moto X4 utilizes a Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 chipset with 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage. There is another variant available featuring 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage.
One of the highlights of the new moto X4 is the dual camera setup at the back. With this device, Motorola has made use of a 12-megapixel unit along with an 8-megapixel wide-angle camera, which is well-equipped for low-light photography.
The real surprise comes with the front camera, which gets a 16-megapixel sensor minus the front flash. To compensate for the flash, motorola has included an adaptive low-light mode.