Lenovo appears to be planning to release a few Motorola Moto devices â€“ both premium and mid-range â€“ very soon. Reports have it that the company may launch 2016 version of its popular Moto G and X series, Moto G (4th Gen) and Moto X (3rd Gen) in the next few months.
It may be mentioned here that Lenovo CEO Yuanqing Yang had earlier revealed that the company is planning to release a few Moto devices in July. He didn't mention any name, but it won't come as a surprise if Moto G (4th Gen) and Moto X (3rd Gen) are in the list.
Interestingly, alleged pictures of these two devices have been leaked by a Facebook user called hellomotohk and spotted by MotoMobile. One of the pictures that appear to be of the Moto X (3rd Gen) has a metal body and slim. However, the new version of Moto G could come with a plastic body if one is to go by the pictures.
Lenovo hasn't revealed any detail about its purported Moto G (4th Gen) and Moto X (3rd Gen), but it the devices are expected to come with several feature upgrades over its predecessors.
Moto G (3rd Gen) was released in July 2015 and sported a 5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with 720x1,280 pixels (294 ppi pixel density), powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor and run on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop (upgradable to Android 6.0 Marshmallow). It also has a 16GB internal memory (expandable up to 32GB via microSD card), 2GB RAM, a 13MP main camera, 5MP secondary snapper and a non-removable Li-Ion 2,470mAh battery.
On the other hand, the Moto X (2nd Gen) was released in September 2014. It has a 5.1-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with 1,080x1,920 pixels (424 ppi pixel density), a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, Android 4.4.4 KitKat (upgradable to Android 6.0 Marshmallow), a16/32/64GB internal memory (no microSD card slot), 2GB RAM, 13MP main camera, 2MP front-snapper and a non-removable Li-Ion 2,300mAh battery.