IFA 2016: Moto Z Play goes official with Hasselblad True Zoom

The Moto Z and Moto Z Force were announced few months ago alongside with the Moto Mods at Lenovo Tech World 2016. Today, the company announced the Moto Z Play, which is slightly cheaper than the original Moto Z, alongside with the Hasselblad True Zoom Moto Mod.

Moto Z Play and Hasselblad True Zoom

Let’s start with the Moto Z Play first, the device has a 5.5-inch Full HD Super AMOLED display, resulting 403ppi pixel density. Powering the device is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor with 3GB RAM and 32GB expandable storage.

Moto Z Play

The device has a 16MP f/2.0 rear camera with laser auto-focus and dual-tone dual-LED flash. There’s also a 5MP f/2.2 front-facing camera for selfie duty as well.

The device has a 3,510mAh battery, which claims to have up to 50 hours battery life. Like the original Moto Z, the device also supports TurboPower charging, which provides up to 9 hours battery life in just 15 minutes of charging.

Hasselblad True Zoom

The Hasselblad True Zoom Moto Mod adds advanced imaging capabilities to the Moto Z series. It features 10x optical zoom and a Xenon flash, which you don’t usually get in a smartphone. The Hasselblad True Zoom also brings the ability to shoot in RAW format. It also has a physical shutter and zoom controls, which offers better handling experience. Users will also get free access to Hasselblad’s Phocus software for streamlined editing control and the highest quality output.

At the moment, we don’t have any information regarding to the launch date and pricing about the new Moto Z series. Be sure to check back from us in the future.