Motorola Moto Z2 Play, along with four new Moto Mods has been launched in India at a price of Rs 27,999. The Moto Z2 Play will officially go on sale from June 15 in India. Motorola’s new Mods include – JBL SoundBoost 2, Moto TurboPower pack, Moto Gamepad, and Moto Style Shell with wireless charging.
Motorola Moto Z2 Play also comes with some launch offers, including 100GB of Reliance Jio 4G data free. There will be 50 per cent off on some Mods as well. The pre-booking period for Moto Z2 Play is from June 8 to June 14. The devices will be up for pre-booking on Flipkart as well as offline stores starting today. Motorola is going for an online and offline sales strategy with the Z2 Play. Moto Z2 Play comes in Lunar Gray and Fine Gold colour options.
“Smartphone’s premium category is growing at the fastest rate in India and Moto is heading in the same direction. Premium category will grow at 28 per cent this year in India and Motorola is focusing on this category,” Sudhin Mathur, Managing Director of Motorola India, told IANS.
- 4 GB RAM | 64 GB ROM
- 5.5 inch Full HD Display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- 12MP Rear Camera with Dual Pixel (IMX 362) f1.7, 1.4 micrometer, PDAF Laser Focus
- 5MP Front Camera with (OV5695) f2.2, 1.4 micrometer, 85Degree FOV
- 3000 mAh Battery
- Snapdragon 626 Octa Core Processor at 2.2 GHz
- Android Nougat 7.1.1
- Slim Metal Unibody
The super-slim 5.99 mm, all-metal unibody design of the Moto Z2 Play, with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and water-repellent nanocoating, gives you the best of both the worlds – durability and style. Encased within the sleek metal frame is the 13.97 cm (5.5) Full HD Super AMOLED display that produces images in rich detail. Watching movies and playing games will only get better with the Moto Z2 Play.
- 12 MP Rear Camera
Thanks to Moto Z2 Play’s 12 MP rear camera which has a pixel size of 1.4 um, you can capture beautiful moments in crystal-clear detail.This smartphone also feature PDAF laser autofocus and dual pixel autofocus which make for clear, blur-free photos. An aperture ratio of f/1.7 and a Correlated Temperature (CCT) dual LED flash ensure that you can capture bright images even when it’s dark.
You can watch movies, play games, listen to music, browse the Internet and do much more without worrying about running out of charge as the Moto Z2 Play is powered by a 3000 mAh battery that keeps your entertainment going all day. The TurboPower charger gives the phone up to seven hours of battery life in just about 15 minutes.
- Moto Mods
Don’t worry about not having a professional camera, a power bank or a projector. The Moto Z2 Play is compatible with Moto Mods and gives you access to a new world of possibilities. Add a projector, shoot with a 10x optical zoom or instantly boost battery life by snapping the compatible Moto Mods to this smartphone.
- Fingerprint Reader
Forget about complicated patterns and difficult-to-remember passwords. With the Moto Z2 Play, all it takes is a touch on the fingerprint reader to instantly unlock your phone. That’s not all, the fingerprint reader also allows you to easily navigate your phone.
- TurboPower Pack
Motorola’s new TurboPower Pack snaps onto any Moto Z like an external battery, and gives any Moto Z up to 50 percent more power via a 3,490mAh battery. It can charge the phone at 15W speeds — up to 50 percent in just 20 minutes, Motorola claims — and it’s smart enough to detect the phone’s level of charge and replenishing the battery when it’s “most efficient.” It also charges in less than an hour.
- Style Shells with Wireless Charging
Another charging accessory, the Charging Adapter, is designed to recharge any new and existing Moto Mod. It’s a tiny box that fits over the metal connector on the Mod to be charged and plugs into an outlet. Motorla’s Style Shells stands now come in more colors, and support fast charging up to 10W.
Motorola’s new GamePad Moto Mod, which was developed in partnership with the gaming division at Lenovo, adds console controls to Moto Z devices — specifically two joysticks, a directional pad, trigger buttons, and a lanyard loop. A dedicated 1,035mAh battery powers its LEDs without having to draw from the phone’s battery for power.
- SoundBoost 2
JBL’s SoundBoost 2 Mod adds beefed-up audio to any Moto Z device. It works with a new JBL app that lets you adjust the sound coming from the speaker, and offers up to 10 hours of playback via a built-in battery. It is also splash-resistant, comes in three colors, has a fabric covering, and automatically pairs to your phone when you flip open the kickstand.