Motorola Moto Z and Moto Z Play along with Moto Mods Sales started in India on Amazon India and Flipkart. The Moto Z is priced at Rs 39,999, while the Moto Z Play costs Rs 24,999. Exchange offers with up to Rs 25,500 will also be available as well no-cost EMI on purchase of the phone. Moto Z, Moto Z Play are the first modular smartphones from Motorola and the extra ‘Mods’ can be attached to the phone for extra features and functionality.
So here are the specifications of the Moto Z and Moto Z Play to keep in mind before Buy:
Motorola Moto Z smartphone was launched in June 2016. The phone comes with a 5.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1440 pixels by 2560 pixels at a PPI of 535 pixels per inch.
Moto Z just weights 136 grams which are far less than most of the flagships out there. Moto Z has a 2600 mAh Li-Pol battery, It can charge upto 50% in just 20 minutes of charge. Which Motorola claims to be the world’s fastest charging technology..
The Motorola Moto Z is powered by 1.8GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor and it comes with 4GB of RAM. The phone packs 64GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 2000GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the Motorola Moto Z packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 5-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
The Motorola Moto Z runs Android 6.0.1 and is powered by a 2600mAh non removable battery. It measures 153.30 x 75.30 x 5.19 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 136.00 grams.
The Motorola Moto Z is a dual SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts two Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, NFC, 3G, 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor, Ambient light sensor, Accelerometer, and Gyroscope.
● 5.5 inches , 2560 × 1440 resolution AMOLED screen , 535ppi .
● Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SOC , Adreno 530 GPU .
● 4GB RAM .
● 32 / 64 GB internal storage with MicroSD expansion upto 256GB.
● Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS.
● 2600 mAH nonremovable Li ion Battery.
● USB type C port .
● Fingerprint scanner
● Motorola Turbo Charging through 15W charger given in the box .
● Bluetooth 4.1 , Wifi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac , Wifi Direct , GPS , NFC.
● Rear 13mp with f/1.8 aperture , Laser Autofocus , Phase Detection
Autofocus(PDAF),OIS , 4K video recording at 30fps , 1080p at 60 fps & 30 fps , dual LED flash & 5mp front facing camera with LED flash.
Moto Z Play is comes with a 5.5-inch 1080p Super AMOLED display, a downgrade from the QuadHD resolution of the Moto Z.
The Play has a metal frame with a glass back and feels premium in the hand. It is quite heavier and thicker that the Moto Z, which might actually be a positive for some, as its much easier to grip in the hand.
The Moto Z Play comes with the Snapdragon 635 processor, 3GB of RAM, a 16MP rear camera with laser autofocus and the largest battery Motorola has ever put in any of its smartphones. Motorola claims the Moto Z play can give upto 45 hours of battery life and also supports Motorola’s TurboCharging technology. The front camera is the same as the one on the Moto Z, with a 5MP sensor.
- 3 GB RAM | 32 GB ROM | Expandable Upto 2 TB
- 5.5 inch Full HD Display
- 16 MP with ƒ / 2.0 aperture, Auto Focus, PDAF
- 3510 mAh Battery
- 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor
- Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow Motorola Turbo Charging through 15W charger given in the box .
- Bluetooth 4.1 , Wifi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac , Wifi Direct , GPS , NFC.
- Rear 13mp with f/1.8 aperture , Laser Autofocus , Phase Detection
Motorola Moto Mods
The Moto Mods can be simply attached to the back of the device through magnets. This is an incredibly intuitive and simple machanism, and makes changing Moto Mods on the fly an absolutely effortless experience.
Five Moto Mods are available:
Five Moto Mods were announced by Motorola – A mod by JBL to add powerful speakers to your device, a mini projector by Pico, a camera add on by Hassleblad, Style shells by Motorola and a power pack by Incipio which extends the device’s battery life.
The JBL SoundBoost comes with powerful speakers, an integrated kickstand for extended movie sessions and 10 hours of battery life.
Hasselblad True Zoom
The Hasselblad True Zoom MotoMod is one that will appeal to photography enthusiasts. It comes with a 10x optical zoom and Xenon flash and also supports RAW files. It also comes with unlimited storage on Google Drive and backs up all your photos automatically.
Moto Insta-share Projector
This Motorola made MotoMod turns the Moto Z or Moto Z Play into a mini projector. The projector can beam an image as large as 70-inches and also gives the smartphone an extra hour of battery life.
Moto Style Shells
These are simply premium designed backs made of high quality materials that attach seamlessly to the back of the Moto Z and Moto Z Play. These can be viewed as cases for your smartphone which do not ruin the smartphones
Incipio offGRID Power Pack
This MotoMod acts as a power bank, with one neat trick: It attaches to the back of the phone, neatly integrating into the phones design. It has a 2200mAh battery capacity and also comes in a version with Wireless Charging support.
The Prices of Moto Mods are as follows:
JBL SoundBoost: Rs 6,999, Introductory price: Rs 5,999
Hassleblad True Zoom: Rs 19,999, Introductory price: Rs 14,999
Insta-share Projector: Rs 19,999, Introductory price: Rs 15,999
Incipio offGRID Power Pack: Rs 5,999, Introductory price: Rs 4,999
Wood and Ballistic Nylon: Rs 1,099, Introductory price: Rs 899
Leather: Rs 1,599, Introductory price: Rs 1,299
The Moto Z is available in two color variants, namely Black with Lunar Grey and White with Fine Gold. The Moto Z Play can be bought in either Black with Silver trim or White with Fine Gold.