Moto M with 5.5-inch 1080p display, 4GB RAM, metal body to be announced on Nov 8


Moto M (XT1662), the company’s upcoming mid-range smartphone had already surfaced in benchmarks and received TENAA certification in China recenly. Now a new teaser has surfaced pointing to November 8th announcement for the phone along with the Lenovo P2 that was introduced at the IFA last month.


As we already know, the Moto M doesn’t have 16-pin connectors on the back for Moto Mods support, like the Moto Z series, but it has metal unibody design.

Moto M rumored specifications

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD display
  • 1.8 GHz Octa-core MediaTek Helio P10 processor with Mali T860 GPU
  • 4GB RAM, 32GB / 64GB internal memory, expandable memory with microSD
  • Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • 16MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, GPS
  • 3000mAh battery with Turbo charging


Lenovo P2 specifications

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD Super AMOLED display
  • 2GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 625 processor with Adreno 506 GPU
  • 3GB / 4GB RAM, 32GB / 64GB internal memory, expandable memory with microSD
  • Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
  • Dual SIM
  • 13MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • Fingerprint sensor
  • Dimensions: 153 x 76 x 8.3 mm; Weight: 177g
  • 1.5W speaker, TI TAS2555 smart amplifier, 3.5mm audio jack
  • 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, GPS NFC
  • 5100mAh battery with fast charging

The Moto M is expected to come in Gold and Silver colors and is rumored to be priced at 1999 yuan (US$ 294 / Rs. 19,630 approx.). We should know all the details when it goes official next week.


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