Motorola said the handset will launch in the US in early January, and now US mobile carrier Verizon Wireless has announced that they will be offering the Moto G on their network from early 2014.
Stay tuned: Moto G with 4.5-inch edge-to-edge display coming to Verizon. Available on prepaid in early Q114. #MotoG
The Moto G freatures a 4.5 inch high defintion display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels, the handset comes with a quad core Snapdragon 400 processor with a clock speed of 1.2GHz.
Other specifications on the Moto G, include 1GB or RAM and a choice of 8GB or 17GB of built in storage, the device also comes with WiFi and Bluetooth.
The Motorola Moto G is equipped with front and rear facing cameras, on the front of the handset we have a 1.3 megapixel camera for video chat, on the back we have a 5 megapixel camera.
When the Moto G launches in the US, the 8GB model will retail for $179 and the 16GB will retail for $199, so far Verizon is the only US carrier to have announced that they will carry the device, although we suspect the handset will be available with the major carriers.