International Moto Z2 Force with 6GB RAM reportedly carries a 3.5mm headphone jack

International Moto Z2 Force with 6GB RAM reportedly carries a 3.5mm headphone jack
Yesterday, Motorola and the four major U.S. carriers unveiled the Motorola Moto Z2 Force. While there are some new features like the dual camera setup in back, the pill shaped fingerprint sensor (as opposed to the square shaped button on last year's model), the Snapdragon 835 chipset inside, and the 64GB of native storage, one of the things that remains the same is the lack of a 3.5mm headphone jack.

For those who love the Moto Z2 Force but feel that the lack of the 3.5mm jack is a deal breaker, there is an interesting (but aggravating) rumor that was posted yesterday on Twitter. Citing various Lenovo and news sources, the author of the tweet says that the International version of the Moto Z2 Force will come with the headphone jack that is missing from the U.S. model. That is in addition to carrying 6GB of RAM and 128GB of native storage. Unfortunately, this variant will not be officially offered in the U.S.

The upside for the U.S. unit, if this rumor is legit, is that it will be thinner than the overseas model. But we have to wonder how many stateside Moto Z2 Force buyers would rather have the headphone jack back and wield a phone that might be a few measly mm thicker.


source: @HeyAndri via DroidHolic

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Moto Z2 Force Edition
  • Display 5.5" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, Octa-core, 2450 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 2730 mAh

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10 Comments

1. bohdan4ik13 unregistered

No, there is no 3.5mm headphone jack in EU version. Moto Z2 Force may not come to some countries and only Z2 Play will be available (with 3.5mm port)

2. jellmoo

Posts: 2650; Member since: Oct 31, 2011

Motorola: Okay, now bite down hard USA, I'm going in dry.

3. bossman

Posts: 264; Member since: Jan 27, 2016

Why doesn't Motorola offer this in the U.S market? They just want themselves to fail.

4. LandLockedPH

Posts: 15; Member since: Jul 01, 2011

No headphone jack? No deal.

6. fyah_king unregistered

Iphone 7 been selling pretty well.

7. tedkord

Posts: 17453; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Not to him, which is what he was talking about.

5. Gadgetex

Posts: 199; Member since: Nov 10, 2013

International model in Asia should also be dual sim.

8. MartyK

Posts: 1043; Member since: Apr 11, 2012

What about the battery size for the international model?

9. Brewski

Posts: 722; Member since: Jun 05, 2012

Will international version work on Verizon, Sprint, AT&T, etc?

10. jonathanfiuwx

Posts: 184; Member since: Mar 10, 2017

heres hoping someone is able to reprogram the radio on the international version to do what the us version does

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