Video of Moto X (2017) presentation reveals dual camera, IP68 certification rating and more


We've seen various leaks of the Motorola Moto X (2017), and today's leak might be the best one yet. The unannounced handset was the subject of an official presentation, and while a video played on a front screen promoting the specs and features of the phone, someone was in the back recording the presentation on the sly. The Moto X was the flagship series for Motorola until last year's Moto Z handsets took over.

According to the presentation, the Moto X (2017) is equipped with a 5.5-inch display. The newly announced Snapdragon 660 chipset is under the hood carrying an octa-core CPU and the Adreno 512 GPU. 4GB of RAM is inside. The video presentation mentions a smart camera and AI integration. We wonder if the latter has to do with Amazon's Alexa AI assistant, which is reportedly going to be available as a native feature on some Moto handsets this year. And the smart camera could be referring to the dual-camera setup which is seen on the rear of the phone.

Instead of the usual P2i nanocoating that protects Motorola handsets from spills and light rain, the Moto X (2017) will feature an IP68 certification rating. That means that the phone can be submerged as deep as nearly 5-feet for as long as 30-minutes, and escape unscathed. A 3800mAh battery is powering the phone with support for Turbo Charging.

The video was reportedly taken inside a Lenovo conference room, and the existence of the presentation would indicate that the phone's unveiling is imminent. Check out the video which you'll find at the top of this story.

source: Baidu, YouTube via TechDroider
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