Google has opened the door and welcome the newest member of Google Play Edition smartphone, Moto G. The smartphone is now available on the official store at a price of $179 for the 8GB, and $199 for 16 GB model.
Currently, the Moto G Google Play Edition is available to the US customers only and isn’t known if and when it will debut in Europe.
At the tech specs sector, there’s no difference between the Moto G and the Google Play edition of Moto G yet. The element that characterizes the latter product is the stock Android, a clean version the green robot without any customization. Therefore, such smartphones will get the latest software updates first, with the other phones of the Google Play Edition range.
The Moto G is an economic and colorful phone. Based on the Android 4.4 KitKat, it has 4.5-inch 720p display, a quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor clocked at 1.2 GHz, 8/16GB of internal memory, 5-megapixel sensor fitted on the back and 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera, and a 2070 mAh battery.
In connectivity, it comes with support for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, microUSB, and GPS + GLONASS. Despite the lack of LTE connectivity and a decent camera, it’s one of the best Android smartphones aimed at customers who don’t wish to spend a lot.
It’s worth to mention that the retail model of Moto G was the first non-Nexus device to get the official update of Android 4.4 KitKat.