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Motorola Moto X Pure Edition

Motorola Moto X Pure Edition

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90 Engadget Score
The best in its category. We highly recommend it.
90

The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

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The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

Other devices might have a slight performance edge over the new Moto X, but the Pure Edition still manages to feel like the most elegant of the cheap-good smartphones we've seen this year. Among other things, we appreciate its stylish, customizable design, much-improved camera, expandable memory and, just as important, its near-stock version of Android and Motorola's useful software add-ons.

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Pros
  • Sleek, customizable design
  • Greatly improved camera
  • Thoughtful Moto software tricks
  • Expandable memory
  • Works on every US carrier
Cons
  • Fast, but not quite asfast as some of itsrivals
  • Mediocre battery life
  • Camera still isn't great in low light

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86
 
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85
 
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User Reviews 2
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone
Operating system
Android
Screen size
5.722
Internal memory
161
Camera
Yes
Type
Operating system
Screen size
Internal memory
Camera
Smartphone
Android
5.722
161
Yes

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90 Engadget Score
The best in its category. We highly recommend it.
90

The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Scores

Engadget

90
 

User Reviews

80
Patrick
Moto X Pure is one nice phone. Front firing stereo speakers combined with 5.7...read more
90
NoNameAtAll
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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