Revolutionary Interchangeable Backs Transform Your Smartphone in a Snap
Hong Kong, 27 October 2016 – Lenovo today unveils Moto Z and Moto Z Play, two amazing flagship smartphones, as well as Moto ModsTM, a collection of revolutionary interchangeable backs including a super zoom camera, a battery powerhouse, a big screen projector and a boombox, that transforms your mobile experience in a snap.
Moto Z: The World’s Thinnest Premium Smartphone
The new Moto Z is durable yet razor thin – just 5.19 mm, making it the world’s thinnest premium smartphone ever. Made from military aircraft-grade aluminum and stainless steel, the Moto Z features a 14 cm (5.5”) Quad HD AMOLED display that reproduces stunning, lively content with fine details. It also comes with water-repellant coating and keeps you protected from rain, splashes or spills.
To help you take breathtaking, true to life shots in any lighting conditions, Moto Z comes with a high-resolution 13MP, f1.8 camera with optical image stabilization and laser autofocus. The front-facing 5MP camera with an extra front flash and a wide angle lens works like a charm even in low light and lets you click beautiful selfies with your friends and family. The fingerprint reader in Moto Z is super responsive and quick and a simple touch is all you need to instantly wake up your phone.
A powerful Qualcomm® SnapdragonTM 820 processor coupled with 4GB of RAM allows the Moto Z to run enormously fast and perform heavy duty tasks. You can go all day and well into the night without needing to stop and recharge thanks to a 2600 mAh battery that gives up to 24 hours of battery1life. Even when the battery goes low, get up to 7 hours of power in just 15 minutes with TurboPowerTM.
Available in 64 GB of internal storage option, the Moto Z supports additional space up to 2TB2 via a microSD card. The Moto Z family brings the latest in Moto Experiences with Moto Actions, Moto Voice and Moto Display to make your mobile experience more convenient and enjoyable.
Moto Z Play: Ultimate Battery, Unlimited Possibilities
The Moto Z Play comes with Moto’s longest lasting smartphone battery ever. The Moto Z Play delivers a long battery life of up to 45 hours of battery4 life with its 3510 mAh battery that also supports TurboPowerTM charging5 allowing you to get up to 8 hours of use in just a 15 minutes charge. Nonstop multitasking is guaranteed on the Moto Z Play with its ultra-smooth 2.0 GHz Octa-core processor and 3GB of RAM.
Moto Z Play
The device features a thin, lightweight design with a solid aluminum frame and elegant glass back. A stunning 5.5” 1080p Full HD Super AMOLED display delivers a crisp and clear visual treat to your eyes whether you’re playing games, watching movies or going through your pictures or videos.
With a 16MP laser autofocus camera, shoot beautifully sharp photos be it day or night and go from selfies to groupies instantly with the wide-angle, front-facing camera with LED flash.
Moto ModsTM: Instantly transform your smartphone into an entirely new device.
Moto ModsTM are a range of interchangeable magnetic backs that easily snap onto the rear of Moto Z and Moto Play. In one snap, you can transform them into what you need without taking your smartphone apart.
JBL® Soundboost to pump up your music: Give your smartphone a boost with powerful stereo sound from the JBL® SoundBoost.
Moto Insta-Share Projector for big-screen entertainment: Enjoy a movie or your favorite show with the Moto Insta-Share Projector that turns your Moto Z into a 70-inch movie projector.
Instant recharge with Incipio offGRIDTM Power Pack: Whenever your battery is low, get some extra juice with the Incipio offGRIDTM Power Pack that instantly adds up to 20 hours3 of life to your phone.
Get 10x optical zoom using Hasselblad True Zoom: The Hasselblad True Zoom adds advanced imaging functionality to your phone, letting you capture shots you normally wouldn’t be able to with a standard smartphone camera. 10x optical zoom lets you capture detailed photos from a distance without reducing image resolution. The Xenon flash lights up your subject evenly, giving you crisp, blur-free pictures in any environment. And, since the True Zoom becomes one with your phone, sharing the brilliant results in the moment is just a click away.
Hasselblad design and ergonomics provide a real imaging experience with enhanced control for easier shooting and better results. Physical shutter and zoom controls make capturing great shots a snap. You’ll also be able to capture in RAW format so you always have the highest image quality. Plus, enjoy ultimate control with a free access to Hasselblad’s Phocus editing software.
Gussy up with your Smartphone with Moto Style Shell: Transform your phone to fit your style by adding a beautifully designed, Moto Style Shell. Choose from premium materials like real wood and leather, or pick out the ballistic nylon variants.
Availability and Prices
Moto Z will be available on 28 October 2016 from 3HK, SmarTone, CSL, CMHK, Sun Mobile, Broadway, Fortress, Wilson, Suning, Dreamteam, Citylink and more, priced at HK$4,999. The purchase of Moto Z comes with Moto Style Shells.
Moto Z Play will also be available on 28 October 2016 at HK$4,099.
Moto ModsTM JBL® SoundBoost Speaker (HK$999), Hasselblad True Zoom Camera (HK$3,399), Incipio offGRIDTM Power Pack (HK$899) and Moto Style Shells (HK$199) are now available. Insta-Share Projector (HK$2,599) will be available tentatively in November.
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1 Moto Z: 24 hours in Hong Kong. All battery life claims are approximate and based on an average user profile that includes both usage and standby. Actual battery performance will vary and depends on many factors including signal strength, network configuration, age of battery, operating temperature, features selected, device settings, voice, data, and other application usage patterns.
2 MicroSD card sold separately. Content with DRM restrictions may not be able to be moved to the card. 2TB is the maximum capacity currently available.
3 Moto Z: 7 hours of power rest of world. Power Pack: 20 hours in ROW. Battery must be substantially depleted; charging rate slows as charging progresses. All battery life claims are approximate and based on an average mixed use profile that includes both usage and standby time on a 4G LTE network. Out-of-box settings are applied to the mixed use profile to project battery performance. Actual battery performance will vary and depends on many factors including signal strength, network configuration, age of battery, operating temperature, features selected, device settings, and voice, data, and other application usage patterns.
4 45 hours in Hong Kong. All battery life claims are approximate and based on a mixed use profile (which includes both usage and standby time) under optimal network conditions. Actual battery performance will vary and depends on many factors including signal strength, network configuration, age of batter, operating temperature, features selected, device settings, and voice, data and other application usage patterns.
5 Battery must be substantially depleted; charging rate slows as charging processes. Charger sold separately in some markets.