As we already know that the Lenovo Owned Motorola is holding an event on July 25th in New York where we might see the launch of three device including the Moto X4, Moto Z2 and Z2 Play and the Moto G5S Plus with all featuring the dual rear cameras. While we are gearing up for the July 25th event, Motorola has launched the Moto Z2 Play in the UK where it is available for pre-orders via the official Motorola website and is priced at £379. The shipping of the device will start this July 14th in the country and the device is available with Lunar Grey and Fine Gold color options on the official Motorola UK website. The Z2 Play features a metal unibody design instead of glass and comes with a premium look with the support of Moto Mods as well.
The Moto Z2 Play comes with a 5.5-inch full-HD Super AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and 1080×1920 pixels resolution and is powered by a 2.2GHz Snapdragon 626 octa-core processor. it comes with two variants with one having 3GB of RAM and 32GB of inbuilt storage capacity while the second one having 4GB of RAM and 64GB of inbuilt storage capacity. The device will also have expandable storage with microSD card with up to 2TB of storage. It runs on the Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS out of the box and will have dual SIM support in some regions.
It features a 12-megapixel rear camera with a colour correlated temperature (CCT) dual-LED flash, a 1.4-micron pixel sensor, f/1.7 aperture, laser and dual autofocus lens. it also comes with a 5-megapixel front facing selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture, wide-angle lens and a front dual-LED CCT flash. It comes with a 3000mAh battery instead of the 3510mAh battery seen on the Moto Z Play and it comes with TurboPower charger that can provide 50 percent of charge in just 30 minutes. It is a water repellent smartphone with nano-coating.
It comes with a 3.5mm jack and comes with 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/g/b/n (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2, USB Type-C (3.1), a 3.5mm headphone jack, NFC, GPS/ A-GPS, USB Type-C and FM radio support as well. It also comes with sensors like accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor. It measures 156.2×76.2×5.99mm and weighs 145 grams.
The new Moto Z2 Play comes with new Moto Mods support including the new Moto Power Pack that costs $49.99 and brings additional 2200mAh battery that can deliver additional power up to 16 hours. It comes with 72grams weight will be available with black and white color options. Another Turbo Power Pack Moto Mod is also available with a 3490mAh additional battery with fast charging support that can charge the phone up to 50 percent in just 20 minutes and is priced at $79.99. The company has also launched a Wireless Charging Style Shell that is priced at $39.99. A new JBL SoundBoost 2 Moto Mod with kickstand is also available priced at $79.99 and is also Splash proof. Lastly, a Moto GamePad Moto mod is also available priced at $79.99.