Motorola Moto X Play launched in India for INR 18,499

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As reported earlier, Motorola launched Moto X Play in India at an event conducted in Delhi today. Moto X Play is the latest addition to the Moto X lineup for India. Moto X Play is the lower-specced version of Moto X Style, latter is not yet launched in India.

Moto X Play carries the following specifications:

  • 5.5″ Full HD Display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • 1.7GHz Octa Core Processor
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 CPU
  • Adreno 405 @550Mhz GPU
  • 2GB DDR3 RAM
  • 21MP rear camera – Dual LEDs with CCT flash
  • 5MP front camera
  • Internal Memory – 16GB/32GB
  • External Memory – Micro SD card slot up to 128GB
  • 3630mAh battery
  • Android Lollipop 5.1
  • Dual SIM – 4G+4G

Moto X Play’s 21MP camera comes with Rapid Focus – Phase detect AutoFocus (pDAF) feature. Rear camera also comes with a blue filter lens coating. Despite 21MP camera the device is incapable of capturing 4K videos and is limited to 1080p video recording.


Like other Moto devices Moto X Play is also water repellent. With the high capacity 3,630mAh battery, Motorola claims 30+ hours of battery life in a single charge. The smartphone also supports 15W Turbo Power for charging. The device is a Dual SIM phone with 4G LTE support in both SIM slots which is not offered by many devices in India. The phone also has feature called Intelligent calling. Automatic SIM selection is a service that makes calling more intelligent and easy on a Motorola dual SIM phone.  When making calls, it automatically selects the best SIM for you, so you don’t have to.

On the software front, Motorola offers a Pure Android Experience coupled with some Moto Enhancements. Moto X Play comes preloaded with Moto App. Moto App bundles features such as Assist, Voice, Actions and Display. Moto App helps the phone to adapt the way user uses his device.

The phone will exclusively be available on Flipkart. The price starts from [highlight color=”orange”]INR 18,499 for 16GB version/ INR 19,999 for 32GB version[/highlight] and sales will start from midnight 15th September,2015. There are Launch Offers available for early buyers on Flipkart from 15th -20th September:

  • 100% cashback for 100 lucky customers using Flipkart Ping
  • Flipkart E-gift voucher worth INR 1,000.
  • Free movie vouchers worth INR 500 from BookmyShow
  • MakemyTrip Offers:
    • Travel Vouchers worth INR 5,000
    • 55% Off (Upto INR 1,500) on Domestic Hotels booking on mobile app
    • INR 1,000 cashback on domestic flights booking on mobile app
    • Holiday package to Bangkok for two Lucky Customers
    • Holiday package to Goa for two Lucky Customers


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