Lenovo-owned Motorola has finally launched its much-awaited Moto Z2 Force smartphone. Just like the previous ‘Force’ devices, the new smartphone comes with a ShatterShield display and dual camera setup. The new ‘Z series’ device also supports Moto Mod accessories. What else is the new smartphone hiding? Read more to find about Moto Z2 Force Price in India, Specifications, and Features
Price & Availability
|Price||$799 (approx Rs 51,500)|
The Moto Z2 Force is priced at $799 (approx Rs 51,500) in the US. It will go on sale across various carriers from August 10. Pre-orders are open now. While there is no confirmation about an Indian launch date or price, the new handset is expected to hit other markets later this summer.
Motorola also launched a new Moto 360 Camera Moto Mod that can capture 4K 360-degree videos with 3D audio. You can also capture 150-degree wide-angle still images. It is priced at $299 (approx Rs 19,300) and will be available globally from August 10.
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC|
|Internal Storage||64GB/ 128GB (expandable up to 2TB)|
|Display||5.5-inch, ShatterShield AMOLED, Quad HD resolution (2560 x 1440pixels).|
|OS||Android 7.1.1 Nougat (upgrade to Android O promised)|
|Primary (Rear) Camera||Dual (12MP + 12MP) with Flash|
|Front Camera||5MP with Flash|
|Dual SIM||Yes (in selected regions)|
The Moto Z2 Force features a 5.5-inch ShatterShield AMOLED display along with a Quad HD resolution (2560 x 1440pixels). It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor. The new handset comes in two variants – 4GB RAM/ 64GB internal storage and 6GB RAM/ 128GB internal storage. It is backed by a 2730mAh battery with a 15W TurboPower charger. Lately, Motorola has been trimming battery capacities on its new smartphones. The Moto Z force was launched with a 3500mAh battery.
On the camera front, the Moto Z2 Force will come equipped with a dual rear camera setup (12-megapixel + 12-megapixel) with Sony IMX386 sensors (1.25-micron pixels), f/2.0 aperture, phase detection autofocus (PDAF), laser autofocus, and a CCT dual-LED flash. The 5-megapixel front camera comes with a2.2 aperture, 85-degree wide angle lens, and an LED flash.
- ShatterShield technology
- Water-repellent nanocoating
- Stock Android 7.1 Nougat OS
- Google Daydream VR platform Compatibility
- Phase detection autofocus (PDAF)
- Laser autofocus
- 4G LTE
- Dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac
- Bluetooth v4.2
- GPS/ A-GPS
- USB Type-C
- Fingerprint sensor
- Gesture Controls
- Proximity sensor
- Compass Magnetometer
- Ambient light sensor
- Three color options
The ShatterShield technology employs a multi-level design approach to the smartphone display. This prevents it from breaking or shattering in extreme environments. The shatter-proof feature is present on multiple Moto devices like the Droid Turbo 2, and Moto Z Force. The Moto Z2 Force comes with a water-repellent nano-coating. Apart from a fingerprint sensor, the phone includes a Proximity sensor, Compass Magnetometer, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Barometer, Magnetometer, and Gyroscope.
The Moto Z2 Force is also compatible with the company’s various Moto Mods via a 16-pin magnetic port. It runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat operating system. The company promises an upgrade to Android O. The new metal and glass build handset is only 6.1mm thick and weighs 143 grams. It comes in Fine Gold, Lunar Grey, and Super Black color options.
The Single SIM (GSM) device includes 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.2, NFC, GPS/ A-GPS, and USB Type-C as connectivity options. It drops the 3.5mm headphone jack in favor of a USB Type-C port. However, a ‘3.5mm to USB Type-C’ adapter is included in the box.
The Moto Z2 Force features several upgrades and downgrades over its predecessor. While the processor and camera are better, the battery is smaller. Also, the headphone jack or proper waterproofing is still missing.
The Moto Z Force is powered by a 2.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor along with Adreno 530 GPU and 4GB RAM. It runs Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS. The shatterproof device sports a 5.5-inch Quad HD AMOLED display. On the camera front, it sports a 21-megapixel rear camera with Laser Autofocus, OIS, f/1.8 aperture, 4K video recording and a dual-tone LED flash.