Moto Z2 Force launched in India 2018

Lenovo-owned Motorola on Thursday announced its new smartphone named Moto Z2 Force in India. For a recap, the device was launched in the US a year back followed by the launch in the country today.

Alongside the device, the brand is also offering a free Moto TurboPower Pack mod which connects to the rear of the device using 16-pin magnetic connector providing an extra 3,490mAh battery capacity.

    Highlights

  • The device packs all-metal unibody chassis processed with nano-coating which acts as a water repellent.

  • The device is offered with free Moto TurboPower Pack mod worth Rs 5,999.

  • It will go on sale starting February 15 at 11:59 pm IST.

Price and Availability 

The Moto Z2 Force will be offered only in black color with a price tag of Rs. 34,999(Approx $547). For the availability, the device will go up on sales starting February 15 11:59 pm IST exclusively via online partner Flipkart as well as Moto Hub stores. Alongside the device, you will also get a TurboPower Pack Moto Mod worth Rs 5,999 for free.

Features and Specifications

Moto Z2 Force launched 

The smartphone flaunts a Full-metal unibody chassis processed with nano-coating which acts as a water repellent. It sports a 5.5-inch Quad HD (1440×2560 pixels) POLED ShatterShield display that comes with a 4-year guarantee against screen breakage with drops and falls.

The hardware of the device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC integrated with 6GB RAM and Adreno 540 GPU. Storage department offers 64GB of inbuilt storage, expandable up to 256GB via microSD card.

As far as the cameras are concerned the rear gets a dual camera setup which includes two 12-megapixel Sony IMX386 sensors embedded with 1 Bayer and 1 Clear lens of f/2.0 apertures for depth of field effects. It also features Zero Shutter Lag, PDAF, Laser Autofocus, and a color correlated temperature (CCT) dual-LED flash.

While the front packs a 5-megapixel shooter with f/2.2 aperture, 85-degree wide-angle lens, and a flashlight.


The operating system is managed by Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box. The fingerprint sensor sits on the front. It is fueled by a 2730mAh battery which supports Turbo Charging capable of providing up to 8 hours of battery life with 15 minutes of charge.

The overall strength of the device goes up to 6,220mAh when attached to a PowerPack mod. It measures 155.8x76x6.1mm and weighs 143 grams.

Connectivity option includes 4G VoLTE, dual-band (2.4GHz, 5GHz) Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, A-GPS, USB Type-C, and a headphone jack. Sensors on board include an accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer.

Moto Z2 Force
Release date 2018, February

Network

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G bands HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 46
GPRS
EDGE
SIM Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Design

Dimensions 155.8 x 76 x 6.1 mm
Weight 143 grams
Build Plastic front, aluminum body

Display

Type P-OLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Screen Size (Inches) 5.5 inches
Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels
Ratio 16:9 ratio (534 ppi density)

Hardware

Operating System Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
CPU Octa-core (4x2.35 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo)
GPU Adreno 540
RAM 6 GB RAM
Storage 64 GB

Camera

Primary (Rear) Dual: 12 MP (f/2.0, 1/2.9", 1.25 µm), phase detection & laser autofocus, dual-LED dual-tone flash
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@240fps
Secondary (Front) 5 MP, f/2.2, dual-LED dual-tone flash

Connectivity

WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE (5.0 after SW update), aptX
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
NFC
Radio
USB Port Type-C

Sensors

Type Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

Battery

Type Non-removable Li-Ion 2730 mAh battery

Misc.

Colors Super Black
Price Rs. 34,999(Approx $547)