How to Turn Off Twist to Camera on the Moto X 2014

The leather back feels great on top of a metal frame, but leather shows wear more than traditional smartphone backs.

The days of carrying around a smartphone with a mediocre camera that doesn’t offer flash are almost behind us. Smartphones like the Moto X 2014 are meant to be point-and-shoot camera replacements. As such, they feature everything that a person who is into taking photos and recording memories might need. The Moto X 2014 has […]

How to Customize Active Display on Moto X 2014

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Motorola’s Moto X 2014 smartphone is an upgrade over its past devices and even other flagship Android smartphones in so many ways. For example, its 5.2-inch AMOLED display is beautiful. That being said, the Moto X has never been about cutting edge technology as much as its been about how to use that technology to make […]

How To Turn Off HDR on the Moto X 2014

A dual-LED ring flash sits around a 13MP camera.

The modern smartphone isn’t just a way to get your emails away from the office or watch television shows in places other than your living room. Smartphones like the Moto X 2014 are also intended as replacements for more complicated point-and-shoot cameras. HDR is one of the ways the latest smartphones achieve that goal. The Moto […]

New Moto X Pre-Order Details Arrive

The new Moto X features a dual LED ring flash.

Motorola has finally confirmed the pre-order details for the new Moto X, its flagship smartphone meant to compete head to head with the Apple’s iPhone 6 and the Samsung Galaxy S5. The company revealed the Moto X pre-order details in a post on its news blog, this past Sunday. That’s roughly a week after it’d originally revealed […]

Why I’m Buying the New Moto X 

The new Moto X release date is today, marking a very fast arrival for the device rumored as the Moto X+1.

It was around a year ago that I threw caution to the wind and decided it was time to move on from my current phone and purchase an iPhone 5s as my personal phone. My thought process was clear: fed up with the mobile device I already had, I wanted something that offered a bit more […]

Moto X Custom College Colors Arrive in Time for March Madness

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The Moto X smartphone is one of the most customizable phones available today, but Motorola isn’t stopping just yet. Today the company announced nine new colors and three new accent colors to the MotoMaker program, allowing users complete control when designing their new smartphone. Just in time for March Madness not only do we have […]

Moto X Wood Backs Now $25 in Four Flavors

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Motorola has been busy with a few new smartphones full of customization options, and one in particular is the Moto X. The company offers nearly 18 different colors to choose from, all for free, and previously a Bamboo wood (ok, Grass) option for an additional $100, but today we have good news. This morning Motorola […]

Moto X With Wood Back Arrives with Big Price, Long Wait

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Customizable plastic coloring aren’t the only thing the Moto X, Motorola’s first flagship device under Google’s umbrella, will be known for. Starting today, users have the option to order the Moto X with a solid wood back, lending the device an all-natural finish and costing users even more than it did already. As of now, […]

Sprint Moto X Release Date & Price Confirmed

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Motorola’s Moto X will be available at Sprint locations and online starting tomorrow, September 6. The new phone will be available in black and white for $199. Sadly, those looking for the Moto X’s customization options with Moto Maker will have to wait a little while longer, as the carrier says these features will be […]

Moto X Puts Smartphone Personalization On Notice

The Moto X color options combine to offer over 2,000 color options.

After six years of  black and white smartphones, there is a new revolutionary trend emerging. That of the colored smartphone. To be clear, colored consumer electronics are about as old as the industry itself. That’s because marketing executives figured out that if you portray these types of devices as more personal companion than technological marvel, […]

Motorola Moto X Images & Battery Size Leaked

The Moto X will make its debut on August 1st.

New leaks show the final design of the upcoming Motorola Moto X and confirm the battery size of the new smartphone. Google and Motorola aren’t exactly shy about the upcoming Moto X. The company announced the phone and its customization options in a print ad a few weeks ago. Google chairman Eric Schmidt even appeared […]

White Moto X Spotted at Event for Tech’s Top Business Leaders

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Google CEO Eric Schmidt is already using the upcoming Moto X, giving us some of the best photos of the phone so far . Italian site Corriera recently posted photos of Google chairman Eric Schmidt using the upcoming Motorola smartphone, showing off some of the phone’s design. The phone doesn’t look much different from recent […]