The Moto Z2 Force at Rs 34999 could 'shatter' its competitors

The Moto Z2 Force has been launched as a Limited Edition for India, powered by the top-notch Snapdragon 835 SoC. Moto Mods are modular accessories which simply snap onto the back of your Moto Z series smartphone and add functionality.

Lenovo has finally launched the new Moto Z2 Force along with the Moto TurboPower Mod in India.

The phone is officially launched at Rs. 34999 and the Moto TurboPower pack Mod is available for free as a part of the bundle. At Rs. 34,999, the Moto Z2 Force rivals Xiaomi's Mi Mix 2, OnePlus 5T, and several other smartphones on the market in India. It gets a 5.5-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED shatterproof display with a resolution of 2560×1440 pixels. The highlight of this phone is its shatterproof display, that the company claims cannot be harmed even under extreme pressure and can sustain hard drops without shattering. The handset is spill proof due to it's the water repellent nano coating makes the handset spill proof.

There is 64GB of internal storage that can be further expandable via a MicroSD card. Unlike the worldwide variant, the Indian variant runs on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box.

Previously a Motorola phone with model number Moto XT-1922 was spotted and some reports had said that the device was Moto E5.

In terms of photography, the Z2 Force sports a 12MP dual rear camera setup with f/2.0 aperture, where one sensor captures images in monochrome for enhanced details and the other one captures in normal colours. On the front of the device is a 5MP camera with a dual-tone LED flash. The Moto Z2 Force supports connectivity options such as dual-SIM, 4G VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2.4GHz, 5GHz), and Bluetooth v5.0.

Both the Moto G6 and G6 Plus are expected to ship with 1080p displays, while the G6 Play will have a 720p display. These enhancements are aimed at making phone operation easier and smoother.

Moto Actions one can perform different actions by performing different gestures on the fingerprint scanner, which is embedded in the home button.

If you buy the Moto Z2 Force, it'll largely be for the Moto Mods and they have been improved in their gen 2.0 form. The device will be sold via Flipkart and Moto Hub stores across the country. The device comes with a 15W TurboPower charger, which can juice up the device for 8 hours backup in just 15 minutes from zero percent.

Vanessa Coleman