Changes to Motorola Moto X Teardown Introduction

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[summary]Moto X was taken apart on August 23, 2013.[/summary] What does $12.5 billion dollars buy you nowadays? In Google's case, it buys Motorola, Inc. and all of its designs and patents. Is it what we would have spent the money on? Probably not, but the result of the acquisition is Motorola's first smartphone, designed and assembled in the United States—the Moto X. Keep it goofy with us on [http://instagram.com/ifixit|Instagram|new_window=true], get serious with our [link|http://www.facebook.com/ifixit|Facebook|new_window=true], or make it short and sweet with a [https://twitter.com/iFixit|tweet|new_window=true]. Your choice. [video|http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9SwX20DB-A8]
[summary]Moto X was taken apart on August 23, 2013.[/summary] What does $12.5 billion dollars buy you nowadays? In Google's case, it buys Motorola, Inc. and all of its designs and patents. Is it what we would have spent the money on? Probably not, but the result of the acquisition is Motorola's first smartphone, designed and assembled in the United States—the Moto X. Keep it goofy with us on [http://instagram.com/ifixit|Instagram|new_window=true], get serious with our [link|http://www.facebook.com/ifixit|Facebook|new_window=true], or make it short and sweet with a [https://twitter.com/iFixit|tweet|new_window=true]. Your choice. [video|http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9SwX20DB-A8]

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