After being announced yesterday afternoon, the Moto G is now appearing for pre-order on Australian retailers websites.
The GoodGuys have put the new Moto G (XT1068) up on their website, with a price of $279, putting the price slightly above the RRP of $269. A call to stores in the Sydney area advise that the phone is only available via order, so there’s no stock in stores at this stage, although that is expected to change later in the month. There’s options to pick-up in store (free) or have the phone delivered to you (around $5 extra), and the site lists availability as shipping within 5-10 days.
A check of other retailers who have stocked the new range of Moto phones – JB Hifi, Dick Smith and Officeworks – has unfortunately drawn no results as yet – although you can still find the original available to purchase.
The other site which has placed the new Moto G up for order is Yatango (previously Mobicity), who are selling the new Moto G for $289.95 + Shipping. With Shipping, Yatango offer free shipping for Yatango Y Members, or if you want to check out as guest you can get it shipped for $19.95 for a standard courier or $29.95 for an express courier.
If you’re after a new Moto G, then head over to the GoodGuys or Yatango websites and place your order. We expect to have a new Moto G in hand for review shortly and after our experience with the first, we expect great things.