Moto X Style aka Moto X PURE set for India launch tomorrow; features 5.7-inch display, 21MP camera and more

Motorola has earlier confirmed that it will soon launch its mid-range flagship smartphone Moto X Style in India. Now, the company has hinted about the upcoming launch of the phone on October 8 by putting teasers on Flipkart, its exclusive online retail partner. The device was initially unveiled in August in the US for a price of $399 (unlocked) for the 16GB variant. The expected price for the device in India is Rs 26,000.

The teaser mentions “Get ready to live life to the fullest & party in 15 minutes flat with the Moto X Style. Coming very soon!” However, the page does not share details regarding availability nor price. Interested users can send in their email address and will be notified regarding the update.

The Moto X Style features a 5.7-inch QuadHD display offering a 515ppi pixel density. The phone houses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 SoC with a 1.8GHz hexa-core processor paired with 3GB of RAM.

It will come with Android 5.1.1 Lollipop on board with Motorola’s proprietary features such as Moto Voice, Moto Assist, Moto Display, Moto Actions and so on. The Moto X Style will come in 16/32/64GB storage variants with microSD card slot to add in an additional 128GB.

On the camera front, you get a 21MP rear camera with an f/2.0 aperture and a 5MP front-facing camera which will be accompanied with a flash as well. The camera is capable of shooting 4K videos. It will be powered by a 3,000 mAh battery.

The Moto X Style will support the Moto Maker program letting you customise the phone according to your preferences. You can choose between leather, and natural wood cover

Confirmed! Google’s LG Nexus 5X, Huawei Nexus 6P to be launched in India on October 13

Flipkart is now teasing the users that the new nexus line nexus 6P and nexus 5X from Huawei and LG respectively  .

According to the information available on Google Play Store, Nexus 5X will be priced at Rs 31,900 (for 16 GB variant) and Rs 35,900 (32 GB), while Nexus 6P will be available at Rs 39,999 (32 GB) and Rs 42,999 (64 GB) in India.

The Nexus 5X features a 5.2-inch screen, 2 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor, 3GB RAM, 12.3 MP rear and 5MP front camera and a 2,700 mAh battery.

The Nexus 6P features a 5.7-inch screen, 1.8 GHz hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor, 2GB RAM, 12.3 MP rear and 8MP front camera and a 3,450 mAh battery. Both the devices feature fingerprint sensors and fast charging (with USB Type-C port).