Moto G announcement officially set for Nov. 13, teaser page live now

Alex Wagner
Editorial Director of News and Content from Omaha, NE
Published: November 3, 2013

Moto G invitation

Looks like three leaks in the span of just a week was enough to get Motorola to come clean about the mysterious Moto G. The company just sent out a tweet saying that it's "Time to say hola, olá, g'day, hallo, bonjour, namaste, hello to #MotoG" along with a link to the previously-leaked-but-now-active Moto G website. The page includes the same animation used during the Moto X's boot-up sequence as well as a teaser for a live online announcement that's scheduled to go down on Nov. 13.

There's no indication in Motorola's tweet or teaser about exactly what the Moto G is, but as is usually the case with unannounced smartphone hardware, the rumor mill has already shared some possible spec details. The device is expected to be a low-cost version of the Moto X that features a quad-core processor, 8GB storage and a design that doesn't stray far from the X. Pricing could get as low as free on contract, which could make the Moto G a pretty compelling option for consumers on the hunt for a new Android phone that won't leave a huge dent in their wallet.

We've only got a week and a half to wait before Motorola takes to the web and makes its new "Moto" family member official. That may seem like a long time to wait, but hey, at least Motorola was kind enough to provide some entertainment in the form of that entrancing spinning globe on the Moto G's teaser page. 

Via @Motorola,

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