The wait for new Moto Z series smartphones is finally over. Motorola has launched Moto Z at Rs 39,999, while it has also launched Moto Z Play at Rs 24,999. Moto Z is a modular phone which means that you’ll be able to attach accessories to this smartphone. Moto Z Play can be a good option if your budget is around Rs 25,000 only. In this post, I’ll do the comparison of features of Moto Z and Moto Z Play. It will be useful for those who’re confused that whether they should go for Moto Z or the cheaper version which is Moto Z Play.
Both the new Moto Z series smartphones come out of the box with Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system. Moto Z weights at 136 grams only, while Moto Z Play weights at 165 grams. Both the devices come with water repellent nano-coating.
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Moto Z comes with 5.5 inch AMOLED display screen which has got 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution. The 5.5 inch display screen of Moto Z has got pixel density 535 PPI. The 5.5 inch display screen of Moto Z Play is a full HD screen having resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels.
One of main things that most people will like to compare is the processor provided by Motorola in these smartphones. Moto Z comes with 2.2GHz Snapdragon 820 Quad Core processor, while Moto Z Play is powered with 2GHz Snapdragon 625 Octa Core processor. Moto Z comes with Adreno 530 GPU, while Moto Z Play has got Adreno 506 GPU.
Motorola Moto Z comes with 4GB RAM, while Moto Z Play comes with 3GB RAM. Moto Z will come in 2 variants which will be 32GB and 64GB ROM respectively. One of the pros is that you’ll be able to get external memory up to 2TB with both the smartphones using microSD card.
One similarity is that both smartphones come with front camera of 5 megapixel. The rear camera provided in Moto Z is a 16 megapixel camera, while the one provided in Moto Z Play is a 13 megapixel camera. Rear camera of both the Motorola smartphones come with Dual Tone LED flash support.
Finger print sensor is provided in both the smartphones. The connectivity options available in both the smartphones are 3G, 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0 LE and WiFi (Dual band). Moto Mods connector is available in both the smartphones. Moto Z and Moto Z Play are provided with NFC and USB Type C port.
There is a clear difference between the battery provided by Motorola in Moto Z and Moto Z Play. Motorola Moto Z Play comes with 3510 mAh non-removable battery supporting fast charging, while Moto Z comes with 2600 mAh non-removable battery with turbo charging support. Moto Z comes with battery life of 24 hours, while Moto Z Play’s battery shall last for 45 hours.
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Both the Motorola smartphones will be available from 16th October. Depending on your budget, you can decide to purchase Moto Z or Moto Z Play.
Motorola has also launched Moto Mods accessories which are JBL SoundBoost Speaker, Hasselblad True Zoom Camera, Style Shells, Instashare projector etc.
If you can’t wait for few days to purchase a new 4G LTE smartphone and your budget is Rs 25,000, then check out the different Android smartphones under Rs 25,000 which can be purchased online immediately.
Moto Z series smartphones are Motorola’s flagship smartphones with impressive features. Both smartphones are powerful, and you shall be able to experience good performance. After going through the comparison of Moto Z and Moto Z Play, you may definitely be able to make the decision. Do let me know that whether you’re going to purchase Moto Z or Moto Z Play for yourself.