The Moto Z3 Play smartphone is speculated to debut in the next month as the Z2 Play was made official in June 2017. The key specifications of the smartphone have already surfaced through its FCC listing. Today, XDA Developers has come across an internal Lenovo document that contains technical specifications of the Moto Z3 Play has surfaced online.
Moto Z3 Play Specifications and Software Features
The leaked document has revealed that the Moto Z3 Play will be featuring an aluminum body. In the document, the Z3 Play is also mentioned as “one of the thinnest premium smartphones in the market.”
The handset will be featuring a 6-inch AMOLED MaxVision display that will offer an aspect ratio of 18:9 and FHD+ resolution. The Snapdragon 636 chipset and 4 GB of RAM will be powering the 32 GB and 64 GB editions of the smartphone. For additional storage, it has a microSD card slot. It is fueled by 3,000mAh battery. Like the predecessor models, the Z3 Play will also carry support for Moto Mods accessories. For photography, it features 12-megapixel dual camera setup with support for low-light photography. It has a front mounted camera of 8-megapixel.
Some of its other features include side-mounted fingerprint scanner, face unlock and Turbo Charging which is advertised as “half a day’s power in half an hour” (which does remind about us the tagline of Dash Charging technology by OnePlus).
Moto Experiences will bring some features like Moto Display and Moto Voice to Moto Z3 Play. The navigation gestures will be available in the form of “one simple bar.” The leaked document states that the Moto Z3 Play will be provided with two future Android OS upgrades.
Cinemagraphs is a new camera feature that will allow the Moto Z3 Play to capture animated live shots like the Galaxy S9+ and Galaxy S9. The camera app has numerous creative effects for enhancing the photos. The front and rear cameras will both carry support for Portrait mode.
The spot color is another interesting camera feature that will let user to pick a color from the image and turn the remaining portion of the photo black and white. Cutout mode can be used to cut certain portion of an image and replace its background with another image. The camera app will also include numerous manual mode settings for adjust focal length, white balance, exposure and ISO, camera shutter speed and so on. Also, the camera of the Moto Z3 Play can be used for scanning text from documents or business cards.
Moto Mods for Moto Z3 Play
The leaked document contains the list of Moto Mods for Moto Z3 Play. There will be multiple bundled editions of the Z3 Play, each featuring a different Moto Mods accessory as follows:
- Moto Z “Power” Edition: Bundled Battery Moto Mod
- Moto Z “Style” Edition: Bundled Style Shell
- Moto Z “Gamepad” Edition: Bundled Gamepad Mod
- Moto Z “Projection” Edition: Bundled 70-inch Projector Mod