Look beyond iPhone and Samsung Galaxy, and you will find some bright stars (if not brighter) that sparkle with some good features and specifications. The race to win the market share is unstoppable. Only the best will bite the larger chunk with full might. However, there are quite a few players, who surreptitiously make themselves better to impress consumers.
Moto Z is the latest sensation after Sony’s Xperia X Compact (unlocked), which is now available for pre-order. Moto Z is available with AT&T, T-Mobile and other compatible GSM networks. Anyway you have spent three months in waiting as the phone was first announced in June 2016.
Among many features of Moto Z, everyone will be interested in its strong battery life. You can get 8 hours of battery charge in just 15 minutes. If this excites you, you can go down to explore more.
One of the awesome advantages of creating visual content is the sheer neglect of place. You need a studio to compose a music and pen & paper to write something. With Moto Z, create memories anywhere. Use its optical image stabilization and laser auto focus to capture perfect pictures. Wide angle lens allows you to invite more friends for groupies; selfies are always close at hand with its 5MP front camera. For click-happy creatures, Moto Z offers free two-year storage on Google Photos. If you are not impressed by this, note that Google will retain original quality of your photos. Your photos will be backed up automatically.
The fast-paced life requires a fast performance. Multitasking is need of the hour, and therefore, your smartphone should keep pace with this fast life. Sync your personal and professional life seamlessly with powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor paired with 4GB RAM. Play games, stream video and multitask at the speed of life. Jump on the touch ID bandwagon. Use fingerprint reader to wake up and unlock your Moto Z; you can conveniently forget your passcode now ☺. The reader will recognize your finger put in any position.
Moto Mods are real enhancements of Moto Z. Now you can enhance battery power, camera performance, music experience and projection. Hassleblad True Zoom has transformed mobile photography with 10x optical zoom, Xenon flash, RAW Format shots, and legendary Hassleblad design. Attach the JBL SoundBoost to experience concert-like music experience. Insta-Share projector helps you share images and stream shows & movies on any surface. All these Mods can easily be snapped onto Moto Z with integrated magnets.
Battery + TurboPower
You can charge up your Moto Z quickly; just a 15-minute charge can last up to 8 long hours. This is something revolutionary as the battery capacity of this phone is just 2600mAh. Thanks to its integrated TurboPower charger that can be charged in a jiffy. You can enjoy watching movies/videos, download apps, browse web and do more.
Moto Z is razor-thin and ultra-light. It feels like nothing in your hands, and this makes it all the more precious piece to take care of. The phone is made of military aircraft-grade aluminium and stainless steel; this means the phone has got durability and stunning looks. Check its water-repellent coating that secures Moto Z from the inside out.
Moto Z stands out of the crowd with its Moto Mods, which are not free. Consumers have to buy these Mods separately according to their needs.
Motorola Moto Z Full Specifications and Price
Operating System : Android™ 6.0.1, Marshmallow
- Motorola Mobile Computing System, including Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 820 processor with 1.8 GHz Quad-core
- CPU and Adreno 530 GPU Natural Language Processor
- Contextual Computing Processor
Memory (RAM): 4GB LPDDR4⁵
Storage (ROM): 64GB UFS,⁵ microSD Card support (up to 2TB)⁶
Dimensions : Height: 153.3 mm Width: 75.3 mm Depth: 5.19 mm
- 5.5” AMOLED
- 1440p Quad HD (2560 x 1440)
- 535 ppi
- Corning® Gorilla® Glass
- Mixed usage up to 30 hours (2600 mAh)²
- TurboPower™ for up to 8 hours of power in 15 minutes of charging³
Water Protection: Water repellent nano-coating⁴
- 4G LTE (Cat 6)
- UMTS / HSPA+
- GSM / EDGE
Bands (by model)
- GSM / GPRS / EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
- UMTS / HSPA+ (850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 MHz)
- 4G LTE (B1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 25, 28, 38, 40, 41)
SIM Card: Nano-SIM
Bluetooth® Technology: Bluetooth version 4.1 LE
Wi-Fi: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac 2.4 GHz + 5 GHz with MIMO
- 13 MP
- ƒ/1.8 aperture
- Optical Image Stabilization (OIS)
- Laser Autofocus
- Zero Shutter Lag
- Color Correlated Temperature (CCT) flash with dual LEDs
- 1.12um pixel
- Professional mode
- Quick Capture
- Best Shot
- Scan barcodes, QR codes and Business cards
- Google Photos integration with free original file size backup for two years
- Shutter button or tap anywhere to capture
- 8X digital zoom
- Burst mode
- Night mode
- Auto HDR
- Closed loop processing
- Tap to focus & exposure
- Video Stabilization
- 1080p HD video (60 fps)
- 4K video (30 fps)
- Slow Motion video
- Video HDR (1080p and 4K)
- 5 MP
- ƒ/2.2 aperture
- Wide-Angle lens
- 1.4um big pixel for better low light
- Auto Night mode
- Beautification software
- Professional mode
- Moto Mods™ connector
- USB-C port for headphones, charging and data transfer
- 3.5 mm to USB-C headphone port adapter included
- Fingerprint reader
- Ambient Light
- Hall Effect
- Front-ported loud speaker
Video Capture: 1080p (60 fps); 4K (30 fps)
Location Services: A-GPS
Base Colors : Black with Lunar Grey trim, Black front lens
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