Moto X official ad hints at Build-to-Order smartphones

After the unveiling of Motorola’s new logo, it seems like we’re getting closer and closer to the company’s next big thing – the Moto X. The company’s latest ad speaks a lot about the long-rumored device, and finally, up to a certain extent, things are confirmed.

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The Moto X will be the first smartphone designed, engineered & assembled in the USA, and Motorola also states that, while it is a challenge, you can design the smartphone yourself.

We’ve been hearing a lot of rumors for the past months about the Moto X being a build-to-order program already, and whether “designing the smartphone yourself” is about external design or hardware specifications is still unknown.

While the Google Play Store isn’t available yet for the Philippines, it is fun to imagine that just by visiting the site, you can buy the phone that features the specs that you need & the design that you want – all under your budget and you get to walk away with it just like that.

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34 Comments on this Post

  1. abuzalzal

    Freking naman, gamitin ang common sense minsan…tingin mo ba FEASIBLE ang build to order phones sa Pinas? As if we care?

    Maka-publish lang ng balita huh? puro copy paste naman

    Exercise mo naman and creativity mo hindi puro pirated articles ang ina-atupag

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    • abuabu

      @abuzalzal: sige na nga magaling ka na. Alam mo na pala na puro cut and paste ang site na ito, binabasa mo pa rin naman

    • abuzalzal

      Sorry Freking, mukhang na-apektuhan na naman kita, sorry ulit, sana maka tulog ka ng mahimbing

    • vovomohayupka

      kahit maituturing lang na maliit lng ang phil market sa kanila,alm kong marami pa rin ang akkagat nito tulad ko =)) wla kasi tlga akong makitang phone na tlgang eksakto sa hinahanap ko sa isang phone

    • puro sal sal

      “as if we care” ano ka ba? representative ng lahat ng readers dito? and define copy paste.

      okay lang sana yung cherry fanboyism mo eh. edi wag mo basahin kung pang cherry lang level mo

    • abuzalzal

      Si Freking gumawa na naman ng isa pang alternick XD

    • abuzalzalkupal

      S Brgy. k mg reklamo wag d2… Puro k satsat..

    • Spike Like Mike

      @abuzalzal

      Ako si freking din ako? hahahaha!

      Ulupong! Ikaw nga nagdedebate ka pa minsan, wrong info ka naman! Bumalik ka dun sa Lenovo k900 article, Expandable ang Memory Boy! Official Na!

      Sabi sayo @abushabu na lang pangalan mo, mas bagay sayo brad, High na High!

      #namfutanamansarapmobasaginbradkupalnakupal

  2. Sabi na kokopyahin to ni freking dork eh hahahaha

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  3. Di ba available ang playstore sa pinas? baka ibig mo sabihin di available ang phones sa google playstore?

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    • The Devices section of the Google Play Store is not activated for the Philippines.

    • Ex-Alodian Knight

      I can say one thing… That’s racist!

    • hello

      sir yuga can you explain the state,ent that google play is not available here???mejo d ko magets eh

  4. huh? bakit ang daming negative comments? sa yugatech ko nga lang unang nalaman yan e kahit na wala pa sa pilipinas yan

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    • duterte

      ito lang kase ang site na pinupuntahan mo parate. magbasa ka kahit sa engadget ng maging latest ka naman unggoy

    • Sus e di sa iba ka magbasa nageeffort ka pang magcomment dito. E sa dito ko gusto unggoy ka rin. Kaayos ayos ng comment ko e. Ang daming non-sense dito.

  5. magic5

    this is wat ive been waiting for, a build your own smartphone just like buildng a desktop gaming rig.. hehe.. i guess it would be more of the inside specs such as cam, ram, rom, battery, cpu,, and a choice of os like android, windows, mozila or ubuntu? and maybe a 3-5 custom designed casing dependng on the screen size and display.. if i have a manufacturing company such as big as alcatel, this would be my ultimate goal.. i just dont know why their keeping their budget at low even though cla nmn ang pioneering company in terms of communication devices..

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  6. Motorola has a very small presence here in PH. I highly doubt the Moto X will end up here.

    Oh well, there’s always EBay…

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  7. Infairness, wala sa gamarena ang news na to, pero feasible sa highend market ang piece-of-work sale,

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  8. Fyi, nasa gsmarena tong news na to. http://www.gsmarena.com/motorola_goes_patriotic_with_its_first_moto_x_ad_-news-6311.php

    Heller, makakasulat ba si freking ng ganito kung wala sa ibang blog sites hahahahaha!

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    • Kamote ka

      Bakit pilit mo pinapamukha na meron din sa ibang site? Ikaw ba nag post sa mga ibang sites? Super affected ka kase… ramdam na ramdam ang crab mentality at insecurity sa personality mo boy/gay!

      Konti hiya naman kapag may time :D

    • Ikaw ang nag basa basa pag may time.

      P said “Infairness, wala sa gamarena ang news na to…”

      Manang mana ka sa idol mo lol! :)))

  9. marklugtu1302

    ai nako, ewan ko sa inyong mga pesimistic persons.. ang bababaw ng utak nyo.. ikaw abuzalzal, sino kba para questionin kung feasible ba ang objective nila na to? ano bang alam mo? malamang pinag isipan nila maige itong pakana na to… kaya nga sila nag tanggal ng maraming non-productive businesses at nag concentrate sa mga kumikita na negosyo.. pina simplify nila ang sistema ng production line nila kaya oo, FEASIBLE ito.. ehh madali lang nman to ehh, kung ayaw mo ito at sa tingin mong imposible, edi wag ka bumili.. problema mo na un.. di nman para sayo ung plano nila ehh..

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    • magic5

      wla nmn kcng pambili yn c abuzalzal, hanggang kumento lng yn at pagmmarunong, pro sa totoo eh gunggong nmn! haha.. pusta kht pnka murang cherry mobile na gadget wlng pambili yn, banty lng ata sa compshop yn kya laging nka tamby d2 eh.. hehe

  10. duterte

    so compatible kaya kung exynos powervr sgx, Mtk adreno, tegra mali, snapdragon geforce? so it goes like same phone different SoC and GPU. unggoy ka frekking linawin mo yung kinopya mo

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    • magic5

      alam mo duterte, kung wla kng alam sa pagsset up ng comp eh wag knang mag angas at umastang my alam, dka klngan i-spoon feeding d2! bugok mo! magbasa2 kpa ng matuto ka hunghang, magsama kaung dlwa ni abuzalzal na timang!!!

    • vovokarinisakapa

      sinabi na nga sa article na hindi malinaw sa news kung ang tinutukoy na “designing the smartphone yourself” ay sa aesthetic apperance o sa hardware, tapos magrereklamo ka kung bakit wla yang mga pinagsasabe mo sa article???VOVO MO DRE nadami nang tanga sa mundo hahaha

  11. abuzalzal

    Hihi. :)

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  12. jayron

    Di nga makagawa ng maayos na TVs ang mga Amerikanong to smartphone pa kaya? There’s a reason why the largest industrial corporations are in japan and Germany.

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  13. Iyan Sommerset

    As a PC hobbyist/enthusiast, I’ve been waiting since forever for smartphones to reach the DIY/customizable stage of development, so I applaud this innovative step in the right direction.

    However, it’s pretty obvious that this particular ad is meant to capture the right-wing, anti-globalization crowd with its “built *here* in the USA” rhetoric. Not really that relevant to the rest of us outside the USA since American labor is leagues more expensive than the prevalent Chinese/Southeast Asian labor we currently rely on.

    Thing is, that particular target market isn’t exactly tech-savvy, so I doubt this’d be more than just a passing fad.

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  14. marcusfenix

    Is the Moto X going to be released here in the Philippines?

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