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White Motorola Moto E (XT1022) mentioned in India

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White Motorola Moto E (XT1022) mentioned in India
As we told you last week, Motorola is getting ready to announce a new smartphone that’s “priced for all” on May 13 in London. According to AndroidOS.in, the company will also host a similar press event in India that day - so it’s probably going to launch the handset there, too.

While Motorola didn’t provide specific details about the upcoming smartphone, everyone is expecting it to be the rumored Moto E

A white Motorola Moto E is now listed at Zauba - a website that keeps track of India’s imports and exports. The handset’s model number is XT1022 (according to a previous leak, this is a dual SIM device). The listing reveals that the Moto E has a value of 6,330 INR, meaning about $105. Sure enough, the selling price of the smartphone might be a bit higher, but it’s clear that we’re dealing with a very cheap device here. Priced for all, as Motorola puts it.

It’s said that the Moto E features a 4.3-inch display with 720 x 1280 pixels, dual-core Snapdragon processor clocked at 1.2GHz, 1GB of RAM, 5MP rear camera, and a 1,900 mAh battery. Interestingly, the new Moto E is supposed to be only 6.2mm thin. If that’s the case, the 11.6mm Moto G will look quite bulky next to it.

May 13 is just a week away, so it won't be long until we find out if Motorola's new smartphone is the Moto E or not.

White Motorola Moto E (XT1022) mentioned in India

sources: Zauba, AndroidOS

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posted on 05 May 2014, 22:32 3

1. csoulr666 (Posts: 94; Member since: 04 Nov 2013)


6500 rupees is actually REALLY low for an HD screen and a Snapdragon processor, the only other snapdragon phone is from a local manufacturer(Lava) which has a 4 inch WVGA screen and S200 processor. Motorola has a real winner in their hands

posted on 06 May 2014, 09:38 1

13. sgodsell (Posts: 1437; Member since: 16 Mar 2013)


One of the 3 versions of the moto E has TV out. If the TV version costs only a little bit more, then you can use your voice to select a YouTube video, play music, movies and more. "OK Google now, play xxxx song". Or "OK, Google now, play YouTube video xxxx". Then it will play on your TV. If that version is really as cheap as they say. Then I will buy a lot of them. One for each TV.

posted on 06 May 2014, 17:14

19. nokia12 (Posts: 351; Member since: 19 Nov 2013)


its not 6500.. 6500 is import price.. moto g import costs 10000 but is sold for 12500

the rumored price is 8999 .. which will make this phone the best phone under Rs 10,000

posted on 05 May 2014, 22:42 4

2. Planterz (Posts: 1084; Member since: 30 Apr 2012)


Replace the second sim slot with a microSD slot, and this would make a perfect back-up phone, or for when I don't want to carry a huge slab in my pocket. 6.2mm is less than 1/4". That's incredible.

posted on 06 May 2014, 09:40

14. sgodsell (Posts: 1437; Member since: 16 Mar 2013)


The moto is is suppose to have a micro SD slot as well. That's why it only has 4gb of storage.

posted on 06 May 2014, 11:45

16. corporateJP (Posts: 1837; Member since: 28 Nov 2009)


One can only hope, knowing these guys...

posted on 05 May 2014, 22:54 4

3. maddy996 (Posts: 35; Member since: 06 Jan 2014)


my goodness dis can beat any phone under 10 k here in India

posted on 05 May 2014, 22:59

4. aayupanday (Posts: 527; Member since: 28 Jun 2012)


No front camera though

posted on 05 May 2014, 23:13 3

5. Planterz (Posts: 1084; Member since: 30 Apr 2012)


How do you know there's no front facing camera?

Frankly, a front facing camera is way, way, way down on my list of features that I care about.

posted on 06 May 2014, 11:50 2

17. tschlicht (Posts: 12; Member since: 14 Dec 2012)


but what about selfies??? lol

posted on 05 May 2014, 23:59 1

6. itsdeepak4u2000 (Posts: 2866; Member since: 03 Nov 2012)


Whoah... Price vs Specs are just awesome.

I wanna know the internal memory and expandable memory option. I think it is 4GB internal and will have a expandable option as I read it somewhere I couldn't recall it right now, doubtful about FF camera, probably VGA cam should be there.

posted on 06 May 2014, 09:50 2

15. sgodsell (Posts: 1437; Member since: 16 Mar 2013)


It has a 5mp rear facing camera. I don't know about the ff camera. If it has any type of ff camera at this price range. Then its a bonus. What I want is the TV out version.

posted on 06 May 2014, 00:11 4

7. pankajgupta (Posts: 59; Member since: 09 Aug 2012)


If this is the price of Moto E in India with the said specs, the Moto has a real winner in its hands.
However, i really doubt the price for the given specs. It would ideally be double the price mentioned here since the specs are similar to Moto G and price of Moto G is double the price of Moto E mentioned here.

But.. Yeah.. i really wish the price to be 6k INR :)

posted on 06 May 2014, 00:29

8. rocksy (Posts: 46; Member since: 06 May 2014)


Motorola Moto E Launch in india on may 13 exclusive through Flipkart at price 149 USD(8999 INR).

Motorola Moto E =
XT1022.
Dual SIM, 4 GB, 4.3″
qHD, 5MP.
Price= Rs. 8999.
Available only through
Flipkart in india.

posted on 06 May 2014, 00:33

9. rocksy (Posts: 46; Member since: 06 May 2014)


Accroding to leakster inc.
Its qhd not hd.

posted on 06 May 2014, 03:39 1

10. aditya.k (Posts: 482; Member since: 10 Mar 2013)


They are pretty new, so I wouldn't really trust them.

posted on 06 May 2014, 07:12 1

11. antonioli (Posts: 188; Member since: 08 Sep 2013)


720p? Incredible if it confirms.

posted on 06 May 2014, 08:20

12. aditya.k (Posts: 482; Member since: 10 Mar 2013)


Its gonna have MOTO talk. Read somewhere in the FCC. :D :P

posted on 06 May 2014, 11:54

18. corporateJP (Posts: 1837; Member since: 28 Nov 2009)


If this hits in the U.S. (hopefully) at the $100 price point with these specs, they win.

Samsung entry levels are junk, so are pretty much every Huwei and ZTE, so those cat's need to be scared.

Now that Nokia isn't making phones anymore, I'd love to see this come to play and give the low end Lumia's some real, quality competition, since I'm not riding Microsoft's jock.

Go, Moto (Lenovo)!

posted on 07 May 2014, 05:17

20. rocksy (Posts: 46; Member since: 06 May 2014)


Sony xperia z2 launch in india on may 8.
Zauba record say total 6720 pieces of sony xperia z2 aka sony d6502 imported to india.
Price of z2 is 343USD( 20621 INR)[excluding tax and vat]

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