IFA 2016: Moto Z Play With Snapdragon 625, Moto Mods Support Launched: Price & Specs

Lenovo has launched its latest smartphone, called the Moto Z Play at IFA 2016. Just like the Moto Z and Moto Z Force phones, which were launched in June 2016, the Moto Z Play comes with Moto Mods support. The Moto Mods are magnetic snap-on rear panels that allow users to attach an external accessory or module to it. Lenovo has also introduced a new Moto Mod, called the Hasselblad True Zoom which is designed to take the smartphone imaging experience to next level.

Moto Z Play Moto Mod

Under the hood, the Moto Z Play packs an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor clocked at 2GHz paired with Adreno 506 GPU and 3GB of RAM. It features a 5.5-inch Full HD Super AMOLED display with 1920×1080 pixels resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass protection. On software front, the device runs Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow.

For photography lovers, the phone sports a 16 mega pixel primary camera with dual LED flash and PDAF. There is also a 5 mega pixel front facing camera onboard. Fueled by a 3510mAh battery, it supports Turbo Charging. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC and USB Type-C. The phone also features water repellent nano-coating and a fingerprint sensor on the front.

Specifications & Features Of Moto Z Play

  • Processor: 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
  • GPU: Adreno 506
  • Operating System: Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
  • Display: 5.5-inch Full HD Super AMOLED (1920×1080 pixels resolution, 403ppi pixel density, Corning Gorilla Glass protection)
  • RAM: 3GB
  • Storage: 32GB/64GB (expandable up to 2TB using microSD card)
  • Rear Camera: 16 mega pixel with dual LED flash, f/2.0 aperture, PDAF, Laser Auto Focus
  • Front Camera: 5 mega pixel with LED flash
  • Battery: 3510mAh with Turbo Charging
  • Connectivity: 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC and USB Type-C
  • Dimensions: 156.4×76.4×6.99 mm
  • Weight: 165 grams
  • Single SIM / Dual SIM
  • Moto Mods
  • Fingerprint sensor

Price & Availability

The Moto Z Play carries a price tag of US $449.99 (approximately Rs. 30,000) and will be rolled out for sale globally starting September 2016. The Hasselblad True Zoom Moto Mod will cost $299 (approximately Rs. 20,200) and will be available globally from September.

Also Read: Moto E3 Announced: Price, Specs & Features

More related stories below: