Moto Z3 Play Reported to Launch in India in First Week of July

Moto Z3 Play Reported to Launch in India in First Week of July

Moto Z3 Play Reported to Launch in India in First Week of July

by June 26, 2018

Moto Z3 Play IndiaLenovo owned Motorola launched the Moto Z3 Play smartphone at an event held in Brazil earlier this month. At the time of launch the phone was limited to Brazilian market but now the company seems to be preparing to launch the phone in other countries. According to a report by 91mobiles, the phone will be launched in India by first week of July. The exact release date is not mentioned in the report. 91mobiles claims to have accessed the news from its retail sources.

Moto Z3 Play Price in India:

The report doesn’t mention the price of Z3 Play in India. But the phone was launched in Brazil with a starting price of BRL 2,299 (i.e. roughly INR 42,500) for the 4GB variant and BRL 2,699 (i.e. roughly INR 48,700) for the 6GB variant. The actual price in India won’t be exactly as converted here.

Moto Z3 Play Design, Features and Specifications:

The Moto Z3 sports a glass back design with horizontally stacked dual rear camera set up comprising of 12MP (f/1.7 aperture) + 5MP (f/2.2 aperture) sensors with dual tone LED flash. The front hosts an 8MP camera (with f/2.0 aperture) for selfies and video calls. The front camera also features portrait mode, face filters, wide-angle mode, and beautification mode.

It sports a 6-inch Super AMOLED Max Vision Full HD+ display with 1080 x 2160 pixel resolution and aspect ratio of 18:9. The screen features a 2.5D shaped Corning Gorilla Glass for protection against scratches. One of the key features of Moto Z3 Play is it’s modular design that allows users to add Moto Mods to the device.

Under the hood, the phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC paired with 4GB of RAM and 32GB or 64GB of internal storage. It runs Android Oreo 8.1 operating system out of the box and is fueled by 3,000mAh battery with TurboPower fast charging support.

For security purpose there’s a side mounted fingerprint scanner. In addition, the phone also supports face unlock via front camera.

Key Specifications of Moto Z3 Play:

  • 6-inch Super AMOLED Max Vision Full HD+ display
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC
  • 4GB of RAM
  • 32GB or 64GB of internal storage
  • Android Oreo 8.1 operating system
  • 3,000mAh battery capacity
  • Dual rear camera set up 12MP + 5MP
  • 8MP selfie camera

Connectivity options provided in the device include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac dual-band, Bluetooth 5.0 Low Energy, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, NFC, 4G VoLTE, and a USB Type-C port.

In terms of dimensions, the Z3 Play measures 156.6 x 76.5 x 6.7mm and weighs in at 156 grams. It comes with comes with a water-repellent coating that makes it resistant to sudden water splashes and slight rain.

We are still a week away from the official launch of Moto Z3 Play in India and you can expect the pricing details to leak in the meanwhile. Keep watching this space for more updates on Moto Z3 Play launch along with its price in India.