Where to get the Motorola Moto X Play in Canada

Motorola Moto X PlayLess than a month after unveiling the new Moto X Play, along with the Moto G (2015) and Moto X Stylus (which is not expected to come to Canada), Motorola’s de facto flagship smartphone for the next year or so today landed in Canada.

Moto X Play specifications:

  • Processor: Motorola Mobile Computing System (1.7GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615, Adreno 405 GPU, natural language processor, contextual computing processor)
  • Operating system: Google Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
  • Cellular connectivity: GSM/GPRS/EDGE, UMTS/HSPA+, LTE
  • Other connectivity: Dual-band 802.11 b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 LE
  • Location services: GPS
  • Display: 5.5-inch Full HD (1920×1080 / 403PPI) with Corning Gorilla Glass 3
  • RAM: 2GB
  • Internal storage: 16GB
  • Rear-facing camera: 21MP
  • Front-facing camera: 5MP
  • Battery: 3630mAh with Turbo Charging
  • Dimensions: 148.0 × 75.0 × 8.9-10.9 millimeters
  • Weight: 169 grams
  • Colours: Black
  • Other: Water-resistant (IPX7)

The Moto X Play comes with a TurboPower 15 charger which lets you get eight hours of power with 15 minutes of charging when purchased through TELUS Mobility or Koodo Mobile.

The carriers offering the Moto X Play are:

  • Bell Mobility: Starting at CA$49.99 on a two-year contract or CA$449.99 outright
  • Koodo Mobile: Starting at CA$0.00 with Tab or CA$410 outright
  • SaskTel: Starting at CA$99.99 on a two-year contract or CA$399.99 outright
  • TELUS Mobility: Starting at CA$50 with a two-year contract or CA$420 outright
  • Videotron: Starting at CA$0.00 on a two-year contract or CA$399.95 outright
  • WIND Mobile: Coming soon

If you’re looking for a cheaper alternative, the Moto G (2015) is also available in Canada for about CA$200 outright.

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