The mobile market has seen lots of brands as the participant in the mobile market. There was a time when the basic phones were ruling, but with the entry of smartphone, the trend got changed, and nowadays one can see the smartphones ruling the market. There are endless devices with beautiful mobiles which are there in the market. This market has seen a number of companies entering and vanishing from the market. One of such pioneer company which has got merged before some time is known as Motorola.

Moto was American multinational company which used to deal in telecommunications. The company was established on 25th September 1928. Much later in the year 2011, the company was divided into 2 units namely Motorola Mobility and Motorola Solutions. Motorola Solutions is the successor of Motorola since the Motorola Mobility was taken over by Lenovo in the year 2014. Motorola Solutions have its headquarters in Chicago. The company has offered a huge contribution to the mobile market with its beautiful development as well as research and marketing team.

Moto is considered as a pioneer of the cellular phones. During mid-2000s, Moto shared a huge market segment but somewhere lost its foot in the latter half of decade. Later the brand came up with its Smartphone using Google’s open-source Android. Moto came with its first Smartphone operating on Android version 2.0 in 2009. Over a period, it has launched a number of models, and some of them have proven a massive hit also.

Since then there was no looking back for the brand. It came up with many amazing devices, which were packed with spectacular looks and latest technology. Some of the popular series from the Motorola are G series, E series, and Z series. Now, the brand is completely prepared to unveil its brand-new phone from the Z series with Moto Z2 Play. The new phone is expected to launch in August 2017. It has already become one of the most coveted phones of the year.

There are many experts who have got the features and specifications of the device which can help the potential buyer to know the level of the device and hence help to decide if he wants to go for the same or not.

Display and Screen

The Moto Z2 Play comes with splendid looks. The device is equipped with a 5.5 inch full HD Super AMOLED display which offers amazing viewing experience while playing games, browsing and watching videos. The device offers a screen resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels with 401 pixels per inch. The dimensions of the device include 156.20 x 76.20 x 5.99 mm. It weighs around 145 grams which make it a device with light weight. For optimum protection, the Moto Z2 Play comes with a Gorilla Glass 3 which is impeccable as Smartphones are prone to breakage. The phone comes in exclusive colour variants of fine gold and lunar gray. Hence as far as the use of the device is concerned, it is quite user-friendly due to the big screen and excellent resolution.


The Moto Z2 Play is packed with a powerful processor. The device comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 626 MSM8953 Prochipset along with Quad-core 2.2 GHz Cortex A53 processor.

The device has got a 4 GB RAM which enables smooth functioning of the device without getting hanged.


It is mandatory for a Smartphone to have a decent camera since there is huge competition in the market. The Moto Z2 Play comes with a 12 MP Primary camera with dual tone LED flash which helps in taking amazing images and videos.
The phone is packed with 5 MP front camera with front flash which clicks wonderful selfies.

Battery and Storage

The battery and storage of the Moto Z2 Play are yet other fascinating features, which make it stand apart in the competition. The device comes with a massive internal memory of 64 GB, and it offers an expandable memory capacity up to 2TB with the help of micro SD card. Hence, those users who need to store lots of clips and images, this device can be proven as a great support with excellent storage facility.

The device comes with a 3000 mAhLi-ion non-removable battery with turbocharging and long sustainability. Hence in case of battery getting low also one does not need to worry as one can get it charged well in just a few minutes.

Connectivity options

Among the connectivity options, the device offers Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi-direct, Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC and FM Radio. It supports networks such as 2G, 3G, 4G, and VOLTE. It comes with a USB Type-c port. Hence to exchange the data files is not a difficult task at all.

The device is also equipped with aFingerprint sensor, and it is Splash proof which protects the device from water damage.


The Moto Z2 Play price is expected to be around Rs27990 which places the device in a higher segment.


Moto Z2 Play can be considered as one of the best phones in a higher segment. It is fast and one of the thinnest phones along with an excellent camera and Octa-core processor. In comparison with other devices in the higher segment, the Moto Z2 stands second as far specifications like camera, processor and RAM are concerned. It is also one of the lightest devices in the high-end segment.

The robust configuration, quick charging, splash proof and gorilla glass protection are other features which make the device a must buy. It can be the best choice for people who use their phone heavily. The contemporary features like AMOLED display and dual processor serve as the cherry on the top. The device is expected to have only limited competition in the higher segment from Oppo, Gionee, and Samsung. The device certainly looks promising, but the performance of the device is yet to be seen. Only time will decide the fate to the phone as it has not been launched yet.