After the recent launch of the Moto Z series of smartphones by Lenovo-owned Motorola, the China-based brand seems to be preparing to come up with a new Moto M phone range.
News of this development has been prompted by the emergence of images that are speculated to be that of the new Moto M smartphone.
Also, a new TENAA certification of a handset named Motorola Moto M XT1662 adds substance to the rumour.
These listings point at the launch of a new Motorola device, and rumour mills (having a degree of credibility due to their past track record) have hinted that this device is the Moto M.
The leaked images show a metallic outer structure bearing stark resemblance to a metal unibody.
The key technical specifications of the Moto M have also surfaced via the TENAA certification, which are:
- 5.5-inch display supporting full HD resolution
- Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) operating platform; out of the box
- 2.2 GHz Octa-core SoC
- 4 GB RAM
- 32/64 GB internal storage variants
- MicroSD card slot for expansion of internal storage
- 16 MP rear camera
- 8 MP front snapper
- LTE, HSPA, Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi and potential USB Type-C connectivity
- 3000 mAh battery
The information given above has surfaced unofficially, and Motorola/Lenovo is yet to come out with official updates regarding the Moto M smartphone range.
[Source: Android Pure, Weibo].