Motorola is taking preorders for it’s contract-free and unlocked Motorola Moto G 8GB Android Smartphone in Global GSM or US GSM for $179 or the 16GB model for $199 with Free Shipping for a limited time. They are scheduled to ship December 2, 2013
The Moto G features a sharp 4.5″ HD (1280×720) display, 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 quad-core processor, 1GB RAM, 5-megapixel rear camera, 3.8-megapixel front camera, 720p video recording, Bluetooth 4.0, 802.11n wireless, GPS, 2070 mAh battery, and Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean) OS. It also comes with two Free years of 50GB Google Drive storage.
The Moto G is sold contract-free and unlock, meaning you can use it with any supported wireless carrier without many of the heavy handed obligations that come with buying a phone on contract. The US GSM model supports GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz) and UMTS/HSPA+ up to 21 Mbps (850, 1700 (AWS), 1900 MHz), No LTE. It can be used on both AT&T and T-Mobile in the US. The Global GSM Model supports GSM/GPRS/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz) and UMTS/HSPA+ up to 21 Mbps (850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz). This model can be used on many carriers abroad as well as AT&T in the US.