Moto X+1 for AT&T mentioned on Motorola's website, Verizon and Sprint variants might also be in the making


Motorola is once again mentioning the unannounced Moto X+1 on its official US website. It first did it at the beginning of this month, but deleted the Moto X+1 reference shortly after that. Well, the name popped up again today, and this time Motorola mentions a “Moto X+1 for AT&T” - as you can see in the image above.

The device that appears on the right is not the new Moto X+1, but the older Moto X, and it’s probably there as a placeholder and nothing more. The $400 price is most likely a placeholder, too. According to Droid-life, there are also references to a Moto X+1 for both Sprint and Verizon. So the new handset might be released via the three largest US carriers at some point - just like the Moto X.

Not long ago, we heard that Motorola would offer no less than 25 backplate options for the Moto X+1, including leather and wood models. While nothing is truly confirmed at the moment, it’s pretty clear that Motorola can barely wait to officially unveil the Moto X+1. Still, it looks like the company will announce a Moto E first, during an event that’s going to take place on May 13

We’re certainly looking forward to seeing what Motorola has in store for us this year. Are you?

source: Motorola via Droid-life

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10 Comments

1. JunitoNH

Posts: 1946; Member since: Feb 15, 2012

They got me with the Moto X, but never....ever...again.

5. sgodsell

Posts: 7522; Member since: Mar 16, 2013

The moto x is a great device. The only thing I find people are really stuck on is the dual core 1.7ghz S4 pro CPU. However they forget the GPU happens to be the exact same GPU found in the Galaxy S4, and HTC one. No one ever complains about apps or games on the moto x. I even love the amoled display on the moto x.

2. 0xFFFF

Posts: 3806; Member since: Apr 16, 2014

The Moto X is the Google data stealing wolf wrapped in sh33p's clothing, i.e. customized colors and back plates and "fun". I would expect "X+1" to be more of the same.

4. sgodsell

Posts: 7522; Member since: Mar 16, 2013

The moto x was ground breaking for the stuff that it delivered before anyone else. Like touch less controls, active notifications, moto assist, moto skip (auto login), spotlight stories, you can customize your own moto x colors and types of materials, label, and more.

6. sprockkets

Posts: 1612; Member since: Jan 16, 2012

He's just trolling, ignore ilk like him.

8. 0xFFFF

Posts: 3806; Member since: Apr 16, 2014

True, there were some novel aspects of the phone. Let's not forget that Moto X also delivered special chips for "always on, always listening". Some people like this, others don't.

10. sgodsell

Posts: 7522; Member since: Mar 16, 2013

You don't have to use that feature. You have the option of turning it on/off easily enough. Considering its still the only phone that you could be in any app and the phone could be on or off, and you can use you voice to perform what ever you want. I love that feature. If you don't then don't buy it. But you already hate anything Android. I can see that from your posts.

3. MobileNico

Posts: 96; Member since: Aug 26, 2012

Very excited for the release of this phone. The Moto X has been the best device I have ever used as a daily driver. If the GS5 ends up having a Google Play Edition, than I may end up having a difficult choice to make.

7. fzacek

Posts: 2486; Member since: Jan 26, 2014

If it works on AT&T, shouldn't it also be compatible with the T-Mobile network?

9. 0xFFFF

Posts: 3806; Member since: Apr 16, 2014

Usually the reverse is true as T-Mobile has more bands than ATT. It does depend on where you are and to what extent T-Mobile has refarmed their 1700Mhz towers to 1900Mhz.

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