Lenovo Moto Z: News and photos


Available since Sep 2016

updated on 04. September 2017 12:21
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  • extremely flat design
  • chic Design
  • high pace of work
  • seamless link with Moto Mods


  • Battery
  • little meaningful Mods
  • high price

On the IFA in 2016, presented in a Premium Smartphone from Lenovo. The special feature is the Moto Z-Moto Z Force is that they can be modularly expanded and the market for modules has been opened directly for third-party.

Moto Z(© 2016 Motorola)

The Moto Z with its screen diagonal of 5.5 inches in the size of the average flagship model. The AMOLED Display has a pixel density of 535 dpi (dots per inch) at a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels and is protected by Corning Gorilla glass 4 from scratches.

Snapdragon 820 and Adreno 530 for performance

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The Quad-core processor in the Snapdragon 820 chip set is powered by two cores with 2.15 GHz and two cores with 1.6 GHz. The memory of 4 GB and an internal memory with 32 or 64 GB and the Adreno 530 graphics chip complete the interior and provide decent performance. The internal memory can be via micro-SD card to expand.

With Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow the (almost) current Version of the operating system is running. A non-replaceable 2.600 mAh Lithium-ion battery of the Smartphone through the day. This can be recharged with its own fast-charging function fix.

The main camera in the Moto Z triggers with 13 megapixels and has optical image stabilizer, Laser auto focus and a Dual LED flash. The front camera comes with 5 mega pixels resolution and also comes with a LED flash. The Moto Z will receive a fingerprint sensor, and a water-repellent nano-coating. What could come in the iPhone 7, however, is the Moto Z is already a reality: The Smartphone has no 3.5 mm Jack connection.

A Modular and open – the Moto Mods

It is striking how thin the Moto Z is actually: a thickness of 5.2 millimeters (camera collection not included) rare. This is necessary, however, since the Moto Z can be extended by the so-called Moto Mods, and thus will be thicker. These are fixed with integrated magnets to the Smartphone, and can be easily changed. While you switch it can remain virtually way. The extensions are about the Moto Mods Developer program is open for other manufacturers – so, rumors of a camera-attachment of the renowned manufacturer Hasselblad tendrils.

Prices and availability

The Lenovo Moto Z will be in the colours Black/grey, Black/rose gold, Black/Gold and White, and with 32 or 64 GB of internal memory offered. Since September, it is in Germany at a price of 689,99.

All Specifications

Size 153.3 x 75,3 x 5.19 mm
Weight 136 g
Display 5.5 inch AMOLED
Camera Resolution 13 Megapixel
Processor Snapdragon 820
Storage capacity 32/64GB
Operating system Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Expandable Memory Yes
Front Camera-Resolution 5 Megapixel
Color Black/Grey, Black/Rose Gold, Black/Gold, White
Product type Smartphone
Memory 4GB
4G/LTE Yes
Data transfer Micro-SD, USB-C, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS, NFC, GPRS/EDGE, UMTS, LTE
Cores / Clock Frequency 4 / 2.2 GHz
Graphics Chip Adreno 530
Battery performance 2600 mAH
Dual-Sim no
Stylus no
Fingerprint scanner Yes
Price at market introduction 689,99 €
Status Sold out
Martkeinführung Sep 2016