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The Motorola Moto X is a colourful and stylish smartphone with innovative voice controls that are always ready when you are.

 
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The Effective monthly cost is NOT the amount that will be taken from your bank account by direct debit every month (this is the “Monthly cost”).

Included in the Effective monthly cost figure is:

  • The total line rental cost over the life of the contract (Monthly cost multiplied by the length of the contract in months)
  • Any upfront handset cost (if applicable)
  • Any cashback promotions or bill credits that will be received through the duration of the contract (if applicable)

For example. A contract has an upfront handset cost of £50. The contract is 24 months long, and is £25 per month. This means the total line rental is 24 months x £25, which is £600. If there was £100 cashback, this would be taken into account too, by subtracting it from the total line rental cost. £600-£100 = £500. Add in the handset cost £50+£500 =£550 to give the total contract cost of £550. To get the Effective monthly cost, divide this by the contract length: £550/24 months, to give £22.92.

*Networks may increase Monthly price in line with Retail Price Index (RPI).

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24 months

300 Any network Unlimited 250 MB - - £ 21.0 £ 21

24 months

600 Any network Unlimited 500 MB - - £ 25.0 £ 25
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24 months

Unlimited Any network Unlimited 1 GB £120 Auto Cashback - £ 23.0 £ 28
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4G

4G

With 4G, internet speeds are five times faster than with the older 3G connection. It’s perfect for streaming videos and music, and means web pages load instantly. You won’t be getting the most out of your new phone without a 4G tariff.
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Camera quality Screen size Operating system Processor name and model Talk time (up to)
10MP 4.7" Android™ 4.4, KitKat® 1.7GHz dual core Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ S4 Pro processor Up to 13 hours talk time
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Motorola Moto X

The Motorola Moto X is a unique Android smartphone that’s designed around you to make things quick and easy to use. Everything from the always-on voice control to the motion-activated camera is intuitive and simple.

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The essential tech specs.

The Motorola Moto X has a 2,200mAh battery that’s good for up to 13 hours of talk time, or up to 576 hours in standby mode. It’s powered by Motorola’s X8 Mobile Processing System, which has a 1.7GHz dual core Snapdragon S4 Pro processor, a natural language processor for voice control and a contextual computing processor so you can ask it questions. Plus it runs Android™ 4.4, KitKat®. There’s a 4.7” AMOLED touchscreen with a 720p HD resolution. You’ll also get a 10MP camera and 16GB internal storage.

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Never touch your phone.

Using the touchscreen on your smartphone isn’t always practical. When you’re driving, cooking or stumbling around half asleep in the morning it’d be better not to have to touch your phone at all. That’s why the Motorola Moto X has always-on voice control. A unique power efficient processor means that even if the phone’s in standby mode, you can say “Ok Google Now” and give it a command without unlocking it first. You can even train your Moto X to recognise your voice. So if you’re in a busy place, it’ll filter out all the other voices.

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Notifications at a glance.

Hands free technology is something Motorola has sprinkled throughout the Moto X. Even the screen’s been given the treatment with Active Display. It lets you see the time and your notifications, even when the phone’s in standby mode. And you don’t have to worry about it draining your battery. The AMOLED technology means it uses almost no power when it’s showing your notifications and the Moto X will automatically turn off Active Display when the screen’s covered.

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Never miss a photo opportunity.

When you need a camera, you usually need one quickly. With the Moto X you can be ready to shoot just by twisting your wrist twice. And because you can touch any part of the screen to take a photo, you only ever need one hand free to capture the moment. And they’ll be great photos. Your Moto X has a 10MP camera sensor and uses Clear Pixel technology to capture more light for even sharper shots. It’s also crammed with software you’d expect to find on a digital camera to help perfect your photos.


Battery life and operating system

Battery size (in mAh) 2,200 mAh This is the amount of electric charge in the battery of the device, measured in millampere-hours (mAh). In general, the more mAh, the longer your device will last on battery power, although it does depend on usage and the power demands of the device.
Operating system Android™ 4.4, KitKat® The software that runs the phone. Different software has different features and strengths, so it’s best to try out a few to decide which you prefer.
Standby time (up to) 576 hours The maximum length of time the device can remain switched on before the battery needs recharging. Standby time is theoretical and based on lab conditions.
Talk time (up to) 13 hours The maximum length of time you can make a phone call using the device (under ideal conditions) before the battery needs recharging.

Body and screen

Device size 129.3 x 65.3 x 10.4 mm

The dimensions (size) in millimetres of the device.

Device weight 130g The weight of the device in grams.
Screen size 4.7" The size of the main display screen of your device, in inches. The larger the screen, the better it is for movies and web browsing, but it can be more difficult to use.
Screen resolution 720 x 1280 pixels The resolution of the screen is the amount of pixels used along the length and width of the screen. Along with ppi, it is a good measure of screen detail – the higher the resolution, the more detail there is in the screen.
Screen sharpness 312ppi The ppi (pixels per inch) is a measurement that takes into account the size of the screen and the resolution to give a sharpness rating. It can be compared across devices – the higher the ppi, the sharper the screen is, making it better for high resolution content and reading.
Screen technology LCD The type of technology that the display uses. Normally this is either LCD or AMOLED, but there are many variations, and each has its advantages. It is best to look at screens in the flesh to see which types you prefer most.
Sim type Nano The type of SIM that is used in the device. This is important as devices only take one type of SIM. If you don’t have the right SIM, it is easy to transfer your number to the correct type.
Touchscreen Yes Touchscreens allow you to control the device by tapping and swiping, navigate menus, access apps and interact with your content.

Call

Frequency band Dual band The number of bands your phone works across. Dual bands will normally only work in your home country and continent, quad bands will work in the Americas.
Speakerphone Yes If this mobile phone has a built-in speaker, you can use it to have hands free conversations or share music with friends. (Dependent on your handset's features).
Works in USA Yes Often known as 'tri-band', this device can connect to mobile networks in Europe and the USA. You'll also need to make sure your UK network offers service in the place you're visiting.
Voice dialling Yes Begin calls to your friends without typing numbers - just say their name!
Voice recognition Yes Technology that enables your device to be activated and controlled by your voice. The latest devices let you control many features - check the weather, start the camera, make a note – whatever you need.

Camera

Camera quality 10MP The amount of megapixels (MP) of the device’s camera. This is a measure of detail, so, as a general rule, the higher the megapixel count, the more detailed photos you’ll get.
Flash type LED The type of flash that is used by the device for taking photos in low light.
Front facing camera 2MP Capture self portraits to use as your profile pics or share with friends. If your device supports video chats you can also use the front facing camera as a handy web cam, for face-to-face calls. Generally, the more megapixels (MP), the better the quality of the images you’ll get.
Video camera quality 1080p full HD The resolution and quality of the video footage that the device’s camera shoots. Generally, the higher the quality figure is, the more detailed the video footage is.

Connectivity

3G Yes 3G is a wireless technology that transfers data between mobile devices. If you connect to the internet via 3G then you'll enjoy fast browsing and downloading speeds. Costs vary between networks.
4G Yes

With 4G, internet speeds are five times faster than with the older 3G connection. It’s perfect for streaming videos and music, and means web pages load instantly. You won’t be getting the most out of your new phone without a 4G tariff.
Find out more and compare the 4G phones and 4G deals in our 4G comparison hub.

Bluetooth Yes Bluetooth is a wireless technology that lets your device send and receive media like pictures and songs, as well as connect to accessories like Bluetooth headsets for hands free calling.
Internet data connection Yes The device can connect to the internet without having to first connect to a Wi-Fi connection. The internet data connection covers all data types that are slower than 3G and 4G – check other features to check if this device can connect to the internet at faster speeds.
Mobile hotspot and tethering Yes This allows you to share the internet data connection of your device with other devices, allowing laptops and tablets, among other devices, to access the internet when they would otherwise need to find a Wi-Fi connection.
Other connectivity NFC, DLNA The other connectivity technologies that the device supports, allowing it to share to or control other devices.
Positioning A-GPS, GLONASS The technologies that the device can access to update its location and tell apps, like Google Maps or Bing Maps, where the phone is, allowing for accurate navigation.
Wi-Fi Yes If your device is compatible with Wi-Fi then you can access the internet via wireless networks, and enjoy broadband-like browsing speeds. Signal strength varies, and you might need a network key.

Music and entertainment

Apps Yes Discover a world of possibilities with downloadable applications on your device.
Music player Yes A music player lets you play music on the device that is stored in the device’s built-in memory.
Radio No A built in app that lets you listen to radio stations on your phone.

Processor and memory

Number of cores Dual core The number of cores in the processor. Each core is the equivalent of a standalone processor.. Some processors have dual or quad cores, and may be better for certain tasks. Generally, the more cores a processor has, the more powerful it is.
Memory card type None Different devices use different types of memory expansion card, so it’s important you use the correct type. The cards slot into the device and let you boost the amount of memory that is available for music, photos and videos.
Internal phone memory 16GB The amount of memory built into your device for movies, music and other files.
Processor name and model 1.7GHz dual core Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ S4 Pro processor The full name of the processor that powers the device. If you have a specific need, check the strong points of your device's processor.
Processor speed 1.7GHz The speed of the processor. Generally, the faster the processor speed the more powerful the processor and the faster it process information, making it better for games and complex tasks.
RAM 2GB RAM is the memory used for running programs. Generally, the more RAM, the smoother everything will run, and the more complex apps you can run.

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Deliveries

Free next day delivery (Order before 5pm)
Saturday delivery is £7.50

You’ll receive a 1hr time slot on the morning of your delivery. If it doesn’t suit you, just text or email to reschedule

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  • Order before 5pm for next day delivery
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  • You'll need photo ID and the card you used to pay when you collect your order

For full details on your deliveries, please visit our Help site.

The above services are available on all phones, Pay monthly SIM cards, free gifts and everything else over £50. Delivery is made by DPD. All non handset items under £50 are delivered by Royal Mail first class, and will not qualify for next day delivery guarantees or the above services.

These services are not available in certain remote locations. For remote locations, you should allow up to 1-2 working days and you may be charged extra.

These services are not available on Sundays and bank holidays.

Returns

Product purchased online

  • Most items can be returned or exchanged within 14 days of the date we first try to deliver your product
  • If something's not working, give us a call on 0870 111 6565^. We will tell you whether you are eligible for a return, exchange or repair.
  • If you have no reception on your new network, you can return your device within 14 days of the date we first tried to deliver it to you
  • Online purcahses can also be returned to your nearest store

Product purchased in store

  • Your product in its original condition and preferably its original packaging.
  • All the accessories and other content that came with the product.
  • Proof of purchase.
  • Any free gifts that came with the product.
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Full information on the above returns policies is available on our Help site.

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