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Motorola Moto Z3 Play (2018) review

Android OS v8.0 (Oreo)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 636
Adreno 509
4 GB / 32 GB
6 inches (1080 x 2160 px)
12 + 8 MP, 4032 x 3024 px, autofocus

Motorola announced the launch of the Moto Z3 Play smartphone in 2018. The manufacturer is offering the Motorola Moto Z3 Play phone with 6 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.

The Motorola Moto Z3 Play comes with Android OS v8.0 (Oreo) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 3000 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (1080 x 2160 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 Z3 Play specifications

BrandMotorola
NameMoto Z3 Play
ModelZ3PLAY
Release date2018

Body

Colorsblue, gold
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Motorola Moto Z3 Play comes with Android OS v8.0 (Oreo) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v8.0 (Oreo)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 636
CPUOcta-core, Quad-core 1.8 GHz Kryo, Quad-core 1.6 GHz Kryo
GPUAdreno 509

Display

The size of Moto Z3 Play screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6 inches Super AMOLED display of Motorola Moto Z3 Play with 1080 x 2160 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeSuper AMOLED
Screen size6 inches
Resolution1080 x 2160 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Motorola Moto Z3 Play (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 Z3 Play 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.

Selfie camera5 MP
Main camera12 + 8 MP, 4032 x 3024 px, autofocus
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The Motorola Moto Z3 Play 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 Z3 Play 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 Z3 Play 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
Bluetoothv5.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radioyes
USBUSB Type-C
HeadphoneUSB Type-C adapter

Battery

The Li-Ion 3000 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 Z3 Play isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Ion 3000 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 Z3 Play 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. The Dual SIM capability of Motorola Moto Z3 Play phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, light, proximity
SpecialsCorning Gorilla Glass 3, Dual SIM, Fast charging, Water
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Motorola Moto Z3 Play, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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