Moto X (1st Gen.) Tech Specs

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Moto X (1st Gen.)

Color Black or white through our online store

Operating System: Android™ 4.4.4, KitKat® (Lollipop 5.1 now available)

Persistent Notifications

Touch Screen

Virtual Keyboard

Voice Commands (OK Google Now)


4.7" AMOLED (RGB) / HD 720p

Corning® Gorilla® Glass


Size: Width 65.3mm; Height 129.4mm


Weight: 130G


Curve: 5.7 -10.4mm


Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion, 2200 mAh (non user-removable)

Mixed usage up to 24 hours (KitKat 4.4.4 standby time: ~10 days, Lollipop 5.1 (now available) standby time:  ~3 days)

SAR (Specific Absorption Rate): This product meets the applicable limit for exposure to radio waves (known as SAR) of 1.6 W/kg (FCC & IC)


Rear-Facing Camera:


LED flash

1080p HD video (30 fps)

Features: 4X digital zoom, Slow motion video, Auto HDR, Panorama, Tap to focus, Quick capture, Burst mode

Front Facing Camera:

2MP 1080p HD video


WiFi to cellular handover

NFC/Tap to Pay

Bluetooth® technology: version 4.0 LE + EDR

Connector type: microUSB v2.0 (MHL)

Sensors: Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, temperature

DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance): UPNP

GPS and Location Services: A-GPS support and GLONASS


WiFi: 802.11a/g/b/n/ac (dual band capable)


Cellular (Sprint): CDMA (1900 and 800)/EVDO Rev. A - 4G LTE


Email: Google Mail, POP3, IMAP, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Predictive Text: Google Keyboard

Text Messaging (SMS)

MMS (Picture/Video Messaging)

Instant Messaging (IM): Google Hangouts


3.5mm headset jack


Three microphones for touchless control, active noise reduction and speaker phone


Supported music player file types: MP3, M4A, AAC, AAC+, MIDI, and WAV files


Motorola X8 Mobile Computing System - includes a software optimized Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro (1.7GHz Dual-Core Krait CPU, quad-core Adreno 320 GPU), a natural language processor and a contextual computing processor


16GB Internal/2GB RAM (Prior to OS) through our online store

16GB, 32GB, or 64GB Internal (Prior to OS)

  • TTY/TTD Compatible
  • Hearing Aid Compatibility (HAC) rating M4/T4
  • Languages supported: English, Spanish

See for Accessibility (Lollipop 5.1) more info.

In the Box

Moto X

Motorola Duo Rapid Wall Charger

USB Data Cable

Quick Start Guide

SIM Removal Tool (please see SIM Cards before attempting to use)

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