The Moto Z play ticks a lot of right boxes and undeniably is one of the coolest mid range smartphone from Moto. The smartphone has got launched in India on 4th October priced at Rs. 24,999 and will be on sale starting 17th October mid-night (12 pm) on both Amazon and Flipkart in India.
Motorola has also launched the Moto Z, thinnest flagship smartphone in India priced at Rs. 24,999 along with Moto Mods.
The Moto Z Play was priced at $408 for the unlocked variant in the US (Rs. 27,000) was launched in July 2016.
Performance – The Moto Z Play is powered by the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 Processor clocked at 2.0 Ghz. (similar processor is used in the recently launched Asus Zenfone 3). It comes with Adreno 506 GPU for gaming and has 3 GB of RAM.
Moto Z Play offers a lot of features like Moto Mods , Great battery life and beautiful design.
The smartphone has 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of storage space which can be expanded using a micro-sd card upto 2 TB.
Camera – The smartphone comes with a 16 MP rear camera with phase detection autofocus and dual led flash. The Moto Z play rear camera comes with PDAF , Laser Autofocus and f/2.0 aperture along with capability to record slow motion videos (720P, 120 fps).
It is also capable of recording 4K videos. The front camera is also decent with 5 MP resolution with f/2.2 aperture and 85 degree wide angle lens. To selfie lovers delight, the front camera comes with
Display – The Moto Z Play comes with 5.5 inch Full HD Super AMOLED display with 2.5 D curve glass and gorilla glass protection. The smartphone also has Water repellent nano-coating.
The Z Play sports a metal and glass body as does the Moto Z and has a thickness of 6.99 mm and weighs 165 grams.
MOTO MODS For MOTO Z Play
The Moto Z Play is also a modular smartphone and will be compatible with all the cases like Instashare projector, JBL speakers, battery case and moto mods to style the device.
Long Battery Life – Though the key highlight of the smartphone is it’s long battery life, Motorola claims it has the longest battery life with 50 hours of run time on single charge and also comes with fast charging support to offer 9 hours of battery life with just 15 minutes of charging. The battery capacity of the device is 3510 mAH.
India Update on Motorola
Mid Range Phones – Motorola is doing well in the mid-range 10K to 15k segment (Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus) in the Indian market. Motorola recently launched 2 new budget smartphones ( Moto E3 Power and and Moto G4 Play) to strengthen the budget portfolio.
High End Phones – Motorola has now launched their flagship smartphone in India the Moto Z and the high end Moto Z Play. Though Motorola has not launched the Moto Z Force which comes with unbreakable design and offers flagship performance.