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AT&T and Sprint Announce Moto X from Motorola
      #45075 - 08/01/13 07:36 PM

ATT and Sprint today announced plans to welcome the customizable Moto X from Motorola. And Motorola announced more carriers in the US will carry the Moto X. Here are the details from all the announcements today:

From ATT:

ATT announced plans to welcome the customizable Moto X from Motorola, as well as the standard Moto X, to its 4G LTE smartphone portfolio. The customizable version of Moto X is the first smartphone designed by you, assembled in the USA and available only at ATT. ATT will offer the 16 GB Moto X for $199.99 and the 32 GB Moto X for $249.99 with a two-year agreement.

Designing your own Moto X is simple. Using an online "studio", you can select:
. Color options for the front and back
. Accent colors for the power key, volume key and camera ring
. Adding your name or short message on the phone
. Unique wallpapers
. Wake-up message
. Memory capacity - 16GB or 32GB

From Sprint:

Sprint plans to offer the Moto X smartphone later this summer. Powered by Android 4.2.2, Jellybean, Moto X will provide customers the Sprint Unlimited Guarantee - unlimited talk, text and data while on the Sprint network guaranteed for the life of the line of service.

Moto X will be available for $199.99 (excluding taxes) with a new line or eligible upgrade and two-year service agreement in all Sprint retail channels, including Web ( and Telesales (1-800-SPRINT1). Exact availability will be shared closer to launch. Customers can get more information and preregister for Moto X from Sprint at

The Sprint Unlimited Guarantee promises customers unlimited talk (calls to any wireline or mobile phone), text and data while on the Sprint network, for the life of the line of service. This guarantee is available to new and existing customers who sign up for Sprint's new Unlimited, My Way or My All-in plans.

From Motorola:

Moto X will be available in the US, Canada and Latin America starting in late August/early September.

In the US, woven black and woven white models will be available at AT&T, Sprint, US Cellular, Verizon Wireless and at national retailers including Best Buy stores with a suggested retail price of $199 with a new two-year agreement. Additionally, it will be available on all carriers, including T-Mobile, at

Motorola X specs:

Width: 65.3 Height 129.3mm
Curve: 5.6 -10.4mm
Display: 4.7" AMOLED (RGB) / HD 720p
Weight: 130G
Battery: 2200 mAh. Talk time up to 13 hours. Mixed usage up to 24 hours
Rear Camera: 10MP CLEAR PIXEL (RGBC) / LED Flash / 1080p video (30 fps)
Front Camera: 2MP 1080p HD video
Operating system: Android 4.2.2
Architecture: Motorola X8 Mobile Computing System
Storage: 16 GB standard, 32 GB version available online. 2 years 50GB storage free on Google Drive
Bluetooth: 4.0 LE + EDR
WiFi: 802.11a/g/b/n/ac (dual band capable), mobile hotspot
UMTS/HSPA + up to 42 Mbps
CDMA/EVDO Rev. A (CDMA model only)
4G - LTE

Visit to sign-up for more details about Moto Maker, which will first be available for AT&T users. And, coming soon to Best Buy.


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