Lenovo launches Moto Z family in Malaysia, prices begin at RM 1,799

8:43:00 PM Dick Wyn Yong 0 Comments

During a launch event this morning, Lenovo Malaysia announced the arrival of the new Motorola smartphones in Malaysia. Both the Moto Z and Moto Z Play will be available in Malaysia in November 2016 for MYR 1,799 and MYR 2,699 respectively. In addition to that, Lenovo will also be introducing the full range of Moto Mods accessories that will support both devices.

Lenovo originally announced the Moto Z series back in June and the highlight feature on this new Moto Z series is the support for Moto Mods. The 16-pin array on the back of every Moto Z device acts as a window to expand the functionality of the Moto Z. From a simple textured case to a JBL speaker all the way to a Hasselblad camera, there is a wide range of possibilities for Moto Mods.

Lenovo Moto Z Key Specifications

— 5.5-inch QHD AMOLED display
— Snapdragon 820 SoC
— 4GB LPDDR4 memory
— 32/64GB expandable memory
— 13MP f1.8 camera with OIS
— 5MP f2.2 front camera
— 2,600mAh battery
— Android 6.0 Marshmallow
— 153.3 x 75.3 x 5.19mm
— 136g
— Gray, Rose Gold, Gold, White

Lenovo Moto Z Play Key Specifications

— 5.5-inch 1080P Super AMOLED display
— Snapdragon 625 SoC
— 32GB memory
— 16MP f2.0 rear camera
— 5MP front camera
— 3,510mAh battery
— Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
— 156.4 x 76.4 x 7mm
— 165g
— Black, White

In terms of devices themsevles, the Moto Z Play is essentially the less powerful version of the Moto Z. Both devices feature front facing fingerprint scanners and the ability to connect to various Moto Mods. As a launch offer, both Lazada and 11Street will be giving away the JBL SoundBoost Speaker Moto Mod to the first 50 who pre-order the Moto Z or Moto Z Play.