Moto Z and Moto Z Force: all new features

Moto Z and Moto Z Force: all new features

The Moto Z and Moto Z Force are the two radical new things on the phone market: Lenovo surprised everyone with the introduction of two modular phones with some crazy new attachments.

A new 16-pin magnetic mechanism allows users to attach all one of four modules available initially: a pico projector, a JBL speaker, a battery pack and a custom back plate.

This, without a doubt, is the signature feature of the new Moto Z series, but what about the details and the other important features? We round them up for your right below, take a look.

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15 Comments

1. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

pic.9 is super akward -_-

2. Settings

Posts: 2943; Member since: Jul 02, 2014

The omission of 3.5mm and my separation anxiety. Is it really that hard to live without the standard headphone jack? For me its a big deal, cant charge and use headsets at the same time.

10. marorun

Posts: 5029; Member since: Mar 30, 2015

Yep no 3.5 mm is a deal breaker for me.

14. DroidMystic

Posts: 91; Member since: Oct 31, 2014

What about the Bluetooth?

15. zunaidahmed

Posts: 1182; Member since: Dec 24, 2011

I was thinking about some kind of snap on adapter, that I can leave on the headphone cable, something like this https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B00M4QANB4/ref=mp_s_a_1_1?qid=1465722162&sr=8-1&pi=SY200_QL40&keywords=micro+usb+to+lightning&dpPl=1&dpID=31zTZUVXMOL&ref=plSrch but for 3.5mm audio would be fine. Just leave it on the headphone and forget about it. I don't think ditching the 3.5mm would be such a big deal this way.

3. sergiobr

Posts: 718; Member since: Feb 25, 2013

Camera module with 1' sensor ? Yes, take my money ! No need for DxO One (hope so !)

4. Barney_stinson

Posts: 672; Member since: May 30, 2016

Dont worry guys !! Type-c Y splitter type adapters will be available very soon!! And if it can charge within 1 hour , you should wait for watching or listening songs!!! How about 350$ and 500$

5. Ezio2710

Posts: 548; Member since: Aug 22, 2015

no 13 will destroy all the other feature

6. kefalin

Posts: 292; Member since: Feb 08, 2015

Lenovo destroyed Motorola and apparently fired up all the designers. Camera bump is absolutely terrible,especially on thicker Force version. Bezels bigger than on iPhone (congrats lenovo,you beat them at least there). Also super shiny body....This cant cost more than 300 USD really.

7. JnCrls unregistered

Actually, the iPhone 6s Plus (also with 5.5 display) has a lesser screen-to-body ratio (71.77% vs 67.91%). So iPhone is steal the winner in the bezels competition.

8. janis

Posts: 397; Member since: Mar 10, 2014

wake up sheep, its less pixels, less battery, longer charge, less everything.

9. TheHeartBreakKid

Posts: 102; Member since: Jul 07, 2015

Wake up Stupid Idiot. He is saying that moto z has better screen to body ratio than iphone. What sheep are you calling him exactly?

11. marorun

Posts: 5029; Member since: Mar 30, 2015

I think he was responding to Kefalin lol

12. kefalin

Posts: 292; Member since: Feb 08, 2015

lol im not sheep when i own LG,i just call things as they are. HW-wise the phone is much better,I admit it,but design is awful and design makes 60% of whole phone.

13. Joshing4fun

Posts: 1244; Member since: Aug 13, 2010

You can't have your best phone be a carrier exclusive and expect it to succeed, financially. You're instantly cutting off 75%+ of the American market.

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