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Motorola Moto Z Force (2016) review

Android OS v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996
Adreno 530
4 GB / 32 GB
5.5 inches (1440 x 2560 px)
21 MP, 5312 x 3984 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization

Motorola announced the launch of the Moto Z Force smartphone in 2016. The manufacturer is offering the Motorola Moto Z Force phone with 5.5 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.

The Motorola Moto Z Force comes with Android OS v6.0.1 (Marshmallow) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 3500 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.5 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (1440 x 2560 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.

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Motorola Moto Z Force specifications

BrandMotorola
NameMoto Z Force
ModelMOTOZF
Release date2016

Body

The weight of Motorola Moto Z Force is about 5.75 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Motorola phone are average (6.14 x 2.98 x 0.28 inches).

Weight5.75 oz
Dimensions6.14 x 2.98 x 0.28 inches
Colorsblack, gold
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Motorola Moto Z Force comes with Android OS v6.0.1 (Marshmallow) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996
CPUQuad-core, Dual-core 2.15 GHz Kryo, Dual-core 1.6 GHz Kryo
GPUAdreno 530

Display

The size of Moto Z Force screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.5 inches AMOLED display of Motorola Moto Z Force with 1440 x 2560 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeAMOLED
Screen size5.5 inches
Resolution1440 x 2560 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Motorola Moto Z Force (4 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (32 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM4 GB
Internal storage32 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Moto Z Force is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus. The main camera of Moto Z Force has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake. Optical image stabilization is a must for anyone shooting without a tripod with a long lens or in low light conditions.

Selfie camera5 MP
Main camera21 MP, 5312 x 3984 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The Motorola Moto Z Force supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Moto Z Force comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The Moto Z Force phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv4.1, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radioyes
USBUSB Type-C
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 3500 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Moto Z Force isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Ion 3500 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The Moto Z Force phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Motorola phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear.

Sensorsaccelerometer, fingerprint, gyroscope, hall, light, magnetometer, proximity
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