Motorola Moto Z2 Play Launched – Android 7.1.1, 4 GB RAM, Octa Core, 12 MP Camera

Motorola launched a new mid range smart phone called Moto Z2 Play to the market. Best price is around Rs.27,999/- in India and $399 in USA. Currently available in Amazon, Flipkart etc for you to buy. So, check Motorola Moto Z2 Play complete advantages, disadvantages, price & specifications.


Best Price: Rs.27,999(India), $399(USA)

Key Features:

  • Android OS, v7.1.1(Nougat).
  • Super AMOLED Full HD Capacitive touch screen, 16M Colors.
  • 12 MP rear camera, 5 MP secondary camera.
  • Octa Core processor.
  • 3/4 GB RAM
  • 3000 mAh Battery

Advantages of Motorola Moto Z2 Play:

  • Motorola Moto Z2 Play comes with latest Android OS, v7.1.1(Nougat).
  • Presents 5.5-inch Super AMOLED Full HD capacitive touchscreen and Multitouch in it
  • It provides 3/4 GB RAM.
  • It encompasses with Octa-core 2.2 GHz Cortex-A53 processor
  • It is equipped with Qualcomm MSM8953-pro Snapdragon 626 Chipset.
  • Brings an internal memory of 32/64 GB and expandable memory supported with up to 256 GB.
  • Comes with 12 MP rear camera and 5 MP front facing camera and with additional features like f/1.7, phase detection and laser auto focus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, Auto-HDR.
  • Supports Single SIM / Dual SIM features in which both slots are for Nano SIM’s
  • Its display has stunning pixel density for its resolution (~401 ppi pixel density) which is required.
  • It has great screen-to-body ratio .
  • Full HD video recording at 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps.
  • Comes with Splash and dust resistant.
  • It has average battery capacity of 3000 mAh which is just good for this range.
  • Performance is good with no lags
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G, NFC
  • It comes with additional features like Document viewer, Photo editor/viewer, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.
  • Supports sensors like Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  • Design is impressive and looks stylish

Disadvantages of Motorola Moto Z2 Play:

  • Little bit pricey for its features.
  • Very minor improvement in performance when compared with previous generation.
  • Comes as a Non Removable Battery Device.
  • Battery capacity is very poor for its full HD display.

Check out specifications of Motorola Moto Z2 Play:

General Features
Brand Motorala
Model Name Moto Z2 Play
SIM Type Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
Operating System Android 7.1.1(Nougat)
Processor Octa-core 2.2 GHz Cortex-A53
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8953-Pro Snapdragon 626
Colors Lunar Gray, Fine Gold, Nimbus Blue
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.5 inches (~70.1% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1080 x 1920 pixels (~401 ppi pixel density)
Dimensions 156.2 x 76.2 x 6 mm (6.15 x 3.00 x 0.24 in)
Weight 145 g (5.11 oz)
Other Display Features Multi Touch and Corning Gorilla Glass  protection
Camera Features
Primary Camera 12 MP
Secondary Camera 5 MP
Video Recording 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@120fps
Other Camera Features f/1.7, phase detection and laser autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, Auto-HDR
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
Talk Time
Standby Time
Memory and Storage
Internal 32/64 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 256 GB
Memory 3/4 GB RAM
Internet & Connectivity
3G HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100, CDMA2000
4G Yes
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB Connectivity 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, magnetic connector
Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, LE
Other Features
FM Yes
Sensors Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Additional Features & Apps Fast battery charging: 50% in 30 min
Motorola Moto Z2 Play Price in India is Rs.27,999/-

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7.5 Total Score
No Improvement in Performance !!

Motorola Moto Z2 Play seems like a mid range smart phone with it's features. We suggest you to choose other smart phones, because of it's huge price. It comes with middling features. So, just avoid it.

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