Moto X+1 benchmark pass reveals 5.2'' display, Snapdragon 800 processor
|Model||Max Krait 400 CPU clock||Max Adreno 330 GPU clock||ISP||eMMC||Dual SIM, Dual Active||Memory interface|
(Z1, Note 3, G2, G Pro 2)
|Snapdragon 800||2.26 GHz||450MHz||320MHz||v. 4.5||NO||800MHz|
(Z2, Z2 Tablet, Find 7)
|Snapdragon 801||2.36 GHz||578MHz||465MHz||v. 5.0||YES||933MHz|
|Snapdragon 801||2.45 GHz||578MHz||465MHz||v. 5.0||YES||933MHz|
3. SuperAndroidEvo (Posts: 4000; Member since: 15 Apr 2011)
Plus you have the best avatar EVER!
2. VZWuser76 (Posts: 1352; Member since: 04 Mar 2010)
Didn't you guys run this same article a few weeks back? Because I could swear I'd seen that same graphic before.
4. Oğuzhan_77 (Posts: 26; Member since: 18 Nov 2013)
I think X+1's camera same as nexus 6's camera
5. Arte-8800 (limited) (Posts: 4281; Member since: 13 Mar 2014)
Why not the AC version Motorola?
6. PryvateiDz (Posts: 53; Member since: 31 Jul 2011)
I'm just worried about cost at this point. I'm willing to spend $450 on it because I'm planning to buy Motorola's 2-year insurance ($99), and there will probably be a shipping cost (I asked Motorola is the shipping always free or is it promotion, one of the reps said it's promotion now for the Moto X),and of course there will be taxes. That'll end me at $600. Unless I can purchased insurance later, but I'm set on Motorola's insurance.
8. Sniggly (Posts: 6968; Member since: 05 Dec 2009)
Sounds like it'll still be a great update from the original X.
When I have the money I'll have to make a choice: lower specced Moto Algebra with all of the Motorola software, or higher specced Motorola Nexus 6 without.
I'm leaning toward the Algebra, but it sounds like I really can't go wrong either way.
20. StraightEdgeNexus (Posts: 3197; Member since: 14 Feb 2014)
I'm in the same boat. Back to topic, I think this is more of a Droid maxx successor, What say?
9. syncronyze (Posts: 92; Member since: 26 Apr 2014)
I was so hyped for this phone... but a 5.2 inch display? C'mon...
14. VZWuser76 (Posts: 1352; Member since: 04 Mar 2010)
I think one of the big selling points of the original X was the smaller size. Otherwise there are plenty of choices in smart phones in the 5"+ range. Unless they pull a Galaxy S4 and put a 5" screen in a case the same size as the original X. But considering the minimal bezel on the X, I don't know if that's possible.
26. uzimafioso (Posts: 66; Member since: 15 Jul 2014)
There was no selling point of Moto X. The sales were heartbreaking even though the phone ran great and had everything and more, now increasing the size may help them seeing that they will be between the huge note 4 and smaller iPhone. If the phone is designed well with a curved back and thickness of the sides kept to a minimum it will be good enough for one handed operation. And well they cant put that big a screen on something as compact as the X. Personally I wanted a 5" X+1 and a 4.7" G2. Time will tell. I hope Motorola establishes itself once again cause well their designs were always revolutionary and their engineering is top-notch.
31. VZWuser76 (Posts: 1352; Member since: 04 Mar 2010)
There can be a selling point of something, without huge sales. A selling point is some part or feature of a product that may entice someone to buy it. The phone running great and having everything on it (as you say) would also be selling points. But many of the people who had it and liked it mentioned the size and feel in the hand as being a selling point.
35. syncronyze (Posts: 92; Member since: 26 Apr 2014)
Personally 5.2" is out of my spectrum for phones. Sure it's large and great for media consumption, which I do a lot of, but it almost feels uncomfortable and awkward to use a phone with two hands for me. The HTC One M7 was very comfortable for me and I could reach all corners pretty well without having to do a lot of hand gymnastics. As much as I love these larger screen phones, not everyone enjoys having to use two hands pretty often to accomplish tasks. That's just me though, there's many people out there who love 5.5 inch screens. I just wish there were better Android phones with smaller screens, since most smaller screen Android phones give up specs and resolution.
11. brrunopt (Posts: 503; Member since: 15 Aug 2013)
S800 ? how dare they .. if it doesn't have a new 801 or 805 its not a flagship.. *
13. JMartin22 (limited) (Posts: 973; Member since: 30 Apr 2013)
Motorola incorporates last year's technology into their Motorola X flagship devices it seems, as a method for cutting production costs down.
15. VZWuser76 (Posts: 1352; Member since: 04 Mar 2010)
The main thing with Motorola is what they're able to do with "last year's tech". The Motorolas run almost lagless due to their optimization and minimal UI. If they could put a better camera in it it would be almost perfect for me. The current camera is OK, but seems very environment dependent and nothing spectacular. If they'd only give the user more control over things like white balance and ISO, I think that'd help.
29. troutsy (Posts: 257; Member since: 17 Feb 2012)
They are within 6 months of the first release of the S800, but alas we must scream that this isn't a flagship because they are using last year's technology...
16. brrunopt (Posts: 503; Member since: 15 Aug 2013)
^ (to those above)
Thanks for clearing that up..
Now can we stop with the "the 930 is not a flagship or a worthy 920 upgrade because it doesnt have the latest 801/805" BS
17. Sniggly (Posts: 6968; Member since: 05 Dec 2009)
I didn't realize that anyone cared enough about Windows Phone to pay attention to the specs in its flagships.
18. brrunopt (Posts: 503; Member since: 15 Aug 2013)
there are many MS haters around these days...
21. StraightEdgeNexus (Posts: 3197; Member since: 14 Feb 2014)
Dunno, but most of them are MS shill/fanboy haters.
23. Sniggly (Posts: 6968; Member since: 05 Dec 2009)
There's also a lot of ridiculously rabid MS fanboys around these days, despite the fact that Windows Phone has had almost as much time as Android to grow and...hasn't, really. In fact, it declined in Q2 of this year compared to last year. That's not good for an OS with a miniscule marketshare to begin with.
34. Arte-8800 (limited) (Posts: 4281; Member since: 13 Mar 2014)
You uploaded your old avatar Sniggly….
36. Sniggly (Posts: 6968; Member since: 05 Dec 2009)
Well, I remade it since my old one was lost when my old computer crapped out. But yes. :)
27. na7noo7 (Posts: 224; Member since: 29 Mar 2014)
801 is just an overclocked 800, so fail for 801, but it would be great if they added an 805.
33. Arte-8800 (limited) (Posts: 4281; Member since: 13 Mar 2014)
But the extra 100ghz helps the gpu to play more complex games and push more pixels.
38. pulkit1 (Posts: 237; Member since: 03 Jul 2014)
100ghz will make it the fasted mobile chip yet lol.
19. StraightEdgeNexus (Posts: 3197; Member since: 14 Feb 2014)
Everything is top notch here except the 5.2" display. They didn't keep 4.7 and moved to 5, I was like "wtf, okay we'll see", Now thats freakin' staggering 5.2" display, that's way too far and beyond ergonomics meter, no matter how much they trim the bezels.
I hope this turns out DROID MAXX successor instead.
22. Sniggly (Posts: 6968; Member since: 05 Dec 2009)
I dunno man. The Galaxy S4 was fine with a 5 inch display, and that had to leave space at the bottom for physical buttons. I think the 5.2 incher will be fine. I would suggest at least reserving judgement until we see the phone in the flesh.
24. StraightEdgeNexus (Posts: 3197; Member since: 14 Feb 2014)
Yeah I'm still about patience and optimism :)
28. na7noo7 (Posts: 224; Member since: 29 Mar 2014)
Wait, the Xperia Z2/LG G2 were not mocked for their 5.2 inch displays, yet the Moto Shamu and the X+1 were said "Why have a 5.2 inch display?" we'll see if it will be like the G3 like it had a 5.5 inch display in a 5 inch body.
37. sapiopath (Posts: 9; Member since: 11 Jul 2014)
So... The rumors that the new Motorola flagship will have processor X have been "put to bed" by the fact that it will indeed have said processor? Do you even know what "put to bed" means in this context? Appalling.
40. kkmkk (Posts: 86; Member since: 06 May 2013)
moto x are more famous for the user experience than the technology specifications