Motorola Moto X4 review: Plans | Pricing | Specs

Motorola Moto X4

Motorola Moto X4
  • Display

    5.2 inches

    1920 x 1080

  • Storage


  • Battery size

    3,000 mAh

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Motorola's classy looking X4 handset hides some neat features at a mid-range price point.

The good

  • Clean Android
  • IP68 water resistance
  • Solid metal body
  • Dual lenses

The bad

  • Slow camera
  • Huge fingerprint magnet
  • Mid-range processor performance

Motorola's X4 punches above its price weight, making it a good option for outright phone buyers who want a premium looking handset.

The Motorola Moto X4 is an odd handset in the Motorola lineup, largely because it sits above the Motorola Moto G5S, but below the Moto Mod-capable Moto Z2 Play handset. It's a narrow pricing niche for the X4 to occupy, but what Motorola's done with this particular handset makes for a compelling option if you're happy with Motorola's general Android approach.


  • Solid metal unibody design
  • Blue metal design looks great


  • Dual lens cameras work well
  • Object recognition is OK, but Google Lens is better


  • Snapdragon 630 gives it enough power
  • Moto actions are practical and fun

Battery life

  • 3,000mAh battery


  • Another good Motorola handset, although its newer efforts do eclipse it

Pricing and availability

Motorola Moto X4

Motorola's stylish Moto X4

The Motorola Moto X4 combines distinct style with camera power to make an exceptional smartphone.


  • The Motorola Moto X4 originally sold in Australia for $699 outright.

Motorola Moto X4 specs

OS Android 7
Display size (inches) 5.2
Display resolution (pixels) 1920 x 1080
Pixels per inch (PPI) 424
Processor Snapdragon 630
Height (mm) 148.4
Width (mm) 73.4
Depth (mm) 8
Weight (g) 163
Battery size (mAh) 3,000
Wireless charging No
Internal storage 64GB
MicroSD expansion 2TB
Fingerprint scanner Yes
Water resistance IP68
Rear camera (1) resolution 12
Rear camera (1) aperture f/2.0
Rear camera (2) resolution 8
Rear camera (2) aperture f/2.2
Rear camera (3) resolution
Rear camera (3) aperture
Front camera (1) resolution 16
Front camera (1) aperture f/2.0
Front camera (2) resolution
Front camera (2) aperture
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Network category speed Category 9
NFC support Yes

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