As expected, Motorola has officially launched the Moto X Play in India with a price tag of Rs 18,499 for the 16GB variant and Rs 19,999 for the 32GB variant. Both the variants will go on sale exclusively via Flipkart at midnight along with a bunch of launch day offers.
As far as the specifications are concerned, the Moto X Play flaunts a 5.5-inch full HD (1920×1080 pixels) display with a pixel density of 403ppi, and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Under the hood is a 1.7GHz Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor, paired with Adreno 405 GPU, and 2GB of RAM.
On the photography front, the smartphone features a 21-megapixel rear camera with f/2.0 aperture, dual-CCT flash, Phase Detect Auto-Focus (PDAF), and 1080p video recording capabilities. Up front is a 5-megapixel selfie camera.
The smartphone also features microSD card slot to expand internal storage up to 128GB, nano coating that makes the smartphone water repellent, and connectivity options like dual-SIM card slots, LTE support, Bluetooth 4.0 LE, Wi-Fi 802.11a/g/b/n (dual band), and NFC. On the software front, it runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out-of-the-box.
As mentioned above, Motorola and Flipkart have also announced a bunch of launch day offers for those planning on buying the Moto X Play between September 15 and September 20. Flipkart is offering 100 percent cashback to 1,000 customers using Flipkart Ping, while others will be entitled to e-vouchers worth Rs 1,000, and free movie vouchers worth Rs 500 from BookMyShow.
Buyers are also entitled to offers from MakeMyTrip including, travel vouchers worth Rs 5,000, 55 percent off on Domestic Hotel bookings via the app (up to Rs 1,500), Rs 1,000 cashback on domestic flight booking via the app, holiday packages to Bangkok and Goa for two lucky customers, and a holiday package to Goa for two customers.