After months of teasing natural wood backplates for the Moto X, last month Motorola finally introduced a Bamboo option available through its Moto Maker customization tool. Today the company announced that it will soon be introducing three other wood finishes including Walnut, Teak, and Ebony.
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When the company first started offering the Bamboo finish it was going for a $100 premium on top of the cost of the Moto X, but today Motorola announced it’s dropping the price to just $25. The Bamboo finish is already available for the new price of $25 through Moto Maker, and the Walnut, Teak, and Ebony finishes will become available on January 21 for the same price.
Update: Reader Shawn just reported that Motorola is giving back $75 store credit refunds for those who bought the Moto Maker Wood when it was $100. Way cool/classy for Moto to do so before a firestorm forced them to.