Lenovo-owned Motorola had recently launched the Moto Z2 Play in US on 2nd June, Friday. The company there after announced that the smartphone will be up for pre-orders in India from 8th June and it was highly expected that Moto Z2 Play will be launched in the country on the same date. Falling true to the expectations, Motorola on Thursday, 8th June launched its Moto Z2 Play smartphone in India. The smartphone is priced at Rs. 27,999 and will be available for sale via offline retail stores and Flipkart from 15th June.
The smartphone also comes with exciting pre-order offers which include, Moto Mods, Moto Armour and 10 months EMI on 0% interest. The buyers will get a provision to pre-order the smartphone for Rs. 2000, and the remaining amount can be paid in 10 months at 0% interest. Also the pre-ordered smartphone will come bundled with Moto Armour that is packed with products and accessories to protect the smartphone which include an aluminium case, back shell, selfie-stick, and protective film.
Apart from this, all those customers who pre-order the smartphone will get up to 55% discount on selective Moto Mods. Finally, the company also announced 100 GB free data offer for Reliance Jio users, which will be applicable for regular buyers as well.
Lenovo also announced the new Moto Mods that were launched previously, and stated that they will be arriving in India in coming months, leaving the exact date unknown. The Moto Mods bundled with the smartphone include, Hasselblad True Zoom MOD, JBL SoundBoost MOD, Insta-Share Projector MOD, GamePod Mod, Turbo Power Pack 2 and the Moto Mod Shells.
To recall the specifications of Moto Z2 Play, the smartphone sports a 5.5-inch Full-HD (1080 x 1920 pixels) Super AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and is powered by a 2.2 GHz Snapdragon 626 octa-core processor. The device launched in India comes with 4 GB RAM and 64 GB storage, skipping the 3 GB RAM and 32 GB storage variant. There’s also a microSD card slot for further expansion of storage. The smartphone runs on Android 7.1 Nougat.
The imaging department includes a 12 MP rear camera with laser and dual autofocus lens. At the front, there is a 5 MP selfie camera with Moto’s first dual CCT flash. As it was rumoured earlier, the smartphone packs a 3,000 mAh battery. For connectivity, the Moto Z2 Play has 4G VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth, USB Type-C and a 3.5 mm audio jack.