Motorola's Moto X (2015) might feature a large 3600 mAh battery and a 1080p display

Motorola's Moto X (2015) might feature a large 3600 mAh battery and a 1080p display
A new Moto X is likely going to be announced tomorrow, when Motorola is expected to also unveil a brand new Moto G. Thanks to numerous leaked photos, we've already seen both handsets, and we also have a pretty clear idea of the features that the third-gen Moto G is supposed to offer. Things aren't that clear when it comes to the third-gen Moto X, though.

While some rumors have it that the Moto X (2015) will sport a Quad HD screen, we're now hearing that the handset will actually have a 1080 x 1920 pixels display measuring 5.5 inches. The info comes from HelloMotoHK, a source that's been quite reliable thus far.

In addition to a 5.5-inch 1080p screen, the new Moto X is expected to feature a six-core Snapdragon 808 processor, a 21 MP rear camera, a 5 MP front-facing camera with its own LED flash, microSD card support, and Android 5.1.1 Lollipop. Moreover, it's said that the handset will offer a 3600 mAh battery - way larger than the 2300 mAh battery of the Moto X (2014). The new X should be available in single SIM, and dual SIM variants. Any takers?


source: HelloMotoHK (Google+) via Droid-life

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46 Comments

1. bucky

Posts: 3774; Member since: Sep 30, 2009

The moto x deserves way more credit than it gets. If they slap a quality camera on it and keep with the lag free software, it should be a good one.

22. QWERTYphone

Posts: 654; Member since: Sep 22, 2014

NO REMOVABLE BATTERY AND FINGERPRINT SCANNER = FAIL

24. Mxyzptlk unregistered

No dual front facing speakers like the Nexus 6, a better camera, and a better battery would be fail

28. troutsy

Posts: 378; Member since: Feb 17, 2012

I just hope it's not as lackluster as the droid bionic you're still butthurt about. 4 years of being a whiny emo troll has really taken that youthful sparkle from your eyes.

43. Mxyzptlk unregistered

I don't think I said anything about the Bionic. Your talking out of your rear end.

33. Niva.

Posts: 440; Member since: Jan 05, 2015

Justin Beiber always being negative. I'll add on though... Motorola with their retarded "exclusives" will find a way to reduce their potential sales regardless of how good of a device they make.

42. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Who's being negative?

35. Scott93274

Posts: 6025; Member since: Aug 06, 2013

Yea, yeah, yeah, we get it, you get a hard on whenever you trash talk Motorola.

41. Mxyzptlk unregistered

Like you do with Apple?

46. Scott93274

Posts: 6025; Member since: Aug 06, 2013

That's why I defended Apple's right to remove Nest from their store? I know you remember my comment in that article, you supported my statement.

45. Scott93274

Posts: 6025; Member since: Aug 06, 2013

So now that Motorola delivered on all of your demands, are you going to buy one? Or are you going to find something else to bitch about?

38. xq10xa

Posts: 808; Member since: Dec 07, 2010

It's not fail if you make money.

23. Mxyzptlk unregistered

A terrible battery and a terrible camera? I say otherwise.

2. Johnnokia

Posts: 1158; Member since: May 27, 2012

If this turns to be true, Moto X is my next phone

3. ThePython

Posts: 902; Member since: May 08, 2013

3600 mAh with a 1080p display? That battery life should be interesting.

11. drifter77

Posts: 400; Member since: Jun 12, 2015

Try the mid-ranger Lenovo A5000 with 720p and 4,000 mAh battery. I squeezed 12 hours of SoT!

19. bur60

Posts: 981; Member since: Jul 07, 2014

I get 12 hours of SoT if I only whatsapp on my Z3 compact tho (2600 mah)

44. ThePython

Posts: 902; Member since: May 08, 2013

I wonder if there's any smartphone out there with 24 hours of screen on time...

4. Ruturaj

Posts: 1484; Member since: Oct 16, 2014

If they sell this one for $360 during thanks giving like they did for previous moto x, I will buy this one. Tight budget. :(

12. Scott93274

Posts: 6025; Member since: Aug 06, 2013

I feel you, I'm in the same boat.

5. ashrafalhujaili

Posts: 73; Member since: Oct 03, 2014

I'm not a big fan of moto design but if these speces are right , then this without a dought is gonna be my next phone .

6. Ordinary

Posts: 2454; Member since: Apr 23, 2015

1300 more mAh and 808/1080p will be a beast. Even a moto with 801 can keep up with new flagships.

39. xq10xa

Posts: 808; Member since: Dec 07, 2010

Yeah I love the Moto X 2nd Gen.

7. Joshing4fun

Posts: 1244; Member since: Aug 13, 2010

I just hope its about $400 or less.

30. troutsy

Posts: 378; Member since: Feb 17, 2012

The droid turbo seems comparable, which should set the price at $499. Less than that would be great

31. Berzerk000

Posts: 4275; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

Seems possible. Going with 1080p and an 808 instead of 1440p/810 will bring better battery life, thermals, and lower price. I expect it to be $450-500, but it'll drop in price pretty quickly with the holidays coming soon.

8. carlemillward unregistered

Not much being leaked about Verizon Droids. Well it beats having your flagship as carrier exclusive at launch.

9. SremmLife

Posts: 30; Member since: Mar 01, 2015

this should be great!

10. carlemillward unregistered

There may be a series in-between G and X and a phablet.

13. AustinPaul

Posts: 151; Member since: Dec 13, 2011

I know I will be torn between this one and one of the Notes. I have loved the overall performance and look/feel of my Moto X 2014. Just like most people feel, a better camera and battery would really round it out. Love the quick updates too!

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