Lenovo has introduced two new handsets named Moto Z and Moto Z Force with modular accessories that company called Moto Mods at Lenovo Tech World 2016 event in San Francisco. Lenovo Moto Z features all metal body and fingerprint sensor, price yet to unfold, but it will be available in September 2016 along with Moto Mods accessories. While there is also Verizon launch of the phone in USA dubbed as Moto Z Droid.
Coming to specifications, the device features 5.5-inch AMOLED display with Quad HD (2560 x 1440 pixel) resolution that can convey a high pixel density of 535ppi and Corning Gorilla Glass layer on top of it. The handset is powered by a 2.2 GHz quad-core processor that’s fueled by Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset and paired with Adreno 530 GPU. It comes with a 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM which implies it will be more proficient for multitasking and 32GB/64GB of inbuilt storage which can be further expanded via microSD card up to 2TB.
The Lenovo Moto Z flaunts a 13.2-megapixel autofocus rear camera with Laser Autofocus, OIS, f/1.8 aperture, 1.12um pixel size and dual-tone LED flash. It can shoot video in 1080p at 30 frames per second. There is a 5-megapixel front-facing camera with wide f/2.2 aperture for selfie and video calling.
The device has water-repellant nano-coating to protect against rains, and comes with Moto Mods accessories that works with both Moto Z and Moto Z Force devices, These accessories include a Moto Insta-Share Projector, JBL SoundBoost, Moto Shells, and instant Power Pack.
The Motorola Moto Z runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS and packs in 2600mAh battery with Turbo charging technology. On the connectivity front, includes 4G LTE cat 9, 3G, WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, USB Type-C port. It measures 153.3 x 75.3 x 5.19mm and weighs 136 grams.
Commenting on the launch, “We’ve made the connection process super-simple too. High-powered magnets connect Moto Mods to your phone so you can easily snap them together as your needs change. And since function never goes out of style, rest assured that the Moto accessories developed today are designed to work with future generations of Moto Z phones.”