Motorola Moto X (2014) Vs Moto X (2013)

Earlier today Motorola has launched new version of its highly popular Moto X which was introduced last year, this year’s Moto X comes with new design language and comes with some hardware enhancement also. Let see what new we have in this year’s Moto X

Moto X 2014

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If we talk a look at the current scenario then you will find that almost all manufacturer is launching new smartphone with having 5 inch or more display screen, Motorola has also bump the screen of this year’s Moto X to 5.2 inch from last year 4.7 inch. Both has full HD 1080p screen resolution.

Screen size is not all thing, new Moto X has pixel density of 423ppi while the older has 316ppi which means this new Moto X will have crispy and sharp screen as compared with its older sibling.


New phone means new processor for Moto X, last year Motorola has used Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro clocked at 1.7GHz which was a bit outdated at that time too, but this time Motorola has gone for good one, new Moto X is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor clocked at 2.5GHz. It not the latest one but it can handle all day to day task easily and it also improves battery life. Both phone has 2GB of RAM.


New Moto X is bigger and wider as compared with the last year’s one, the new Moto X measures 72.4×140.8mm and weighs 144 grams while last year’s Moto X measures 65.3x129mm and weighs 139 grams.

Last year’s Moto X is made up of plastic but now this year Motorola has decided to provide premium feel and that’s why they had selected the aluminium over plastic, just like previous year’s Moto X this new Moto X too comes with removable back shells but this year Motorola is providing leather and denim back shells too.

Last year we had seen printing option on shells but now this year Motorola is offeringlaser engraving option for the 2014 Moto X which is new and impressive.

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Motorola has upgraded the camera of Moto X also, last year we had seen a 10 megapixel camera with LED flash which can shoot 1080p videos but this year’s Moto X comes with 13 megapixel camera  with an f/2.25 aperture and dual LED flash and it can shoot 4K videos. In new Moto X we have got 4 mics for noise cancellation instead of three which we had seen in last year Moto X. Front camera is the same of 2 megapixel.


Motorola has slightly bumped battery of Moto X, this year’s Moto X comes with 2,300 mAh battery while last year we had seen 2,200 mAh battery in Moto X. Motorola has also said that new Moto X comes with Turbo Charging and 15% battery can last for 3 hours

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