Motorola hits back by unveiling their latest 4G LTE-enabled Android 5.1 smartphone, the Moto X Play. Measuring 8.9mm-10.9mm thick and weighing 169 grams, this high-end smartphone sports a 5.5-inch 1920 x 1080 Full HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 (4 x 1.1GHz Cortex A53 + 4 x 1.7GHz Cortex A53) 64-bit processor, an Adreno 405 GPU, a 2GB RAM and a 16GB/32GB of expandable internal storage (up to 128GB).
Apart from that, the handset has a 5MP front-facing camera, a 21MP rear-facing camera with dual-tone LED flash, f/2.0 aperture and 1080p Full HD video recording, and a 3630mAh battery. Running on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OS, the Moto X Play provides 4G LTE / 3G, dual band WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS.
The Motorola Moto X Play will be available in August in 55 countries across Europe, Latin America and Canada. [FoneArena]