Moto Z3: Lenovo-Motorola brings together a 5G Mod for the latest flagship Z3!
by Unik Dhandhi, Saturday, August 04, 2018
At the company's headquarters in Chicago, Motorola launched its Moto Z3 with a splash-resistant build and an ANDROID-based UI. The new smart phone which sites above the recently launched Moto Z3 Play, the Z3 continues the Moto Z-series legacy of supporting Moto Mods through a dedicated pogo-pin connector.
But its rigid body, subtle design and impressive processor are not the reasons for which Moto's Z3 is the talk of town. Owned by Chinese manufacturer Lenovo, Motorola has introduced Z3 as a flagship model which may support 5G network. Yes, you heard it right; Moto Z3 will soon support a mod which will enable 5G network support.
In order to calm your curiosity, here is everything to know about the upcoming Moto Z3:
The price of the Moto Z3 in the US has been set at $480 which is approximately Rs. 33,000. The smart phone will soon go on sale exclusively in Ceramic Black colour option from August 16th. India customers will have to wait for its launch and precise pricing tag.
The device comes with an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC, coupled with 4GB of RAM. The Moto Z3 runs Android 8.1 Oreo, upgradable to Android P, and features a 6-inch full-HD+ (1080x2160 pixels) AMOLED display along with a Max Vision 18:9 aspect ratio and a 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass protection.
The Z3 is made with a splash-resistant technology and is rumored to have a more solid design than its predecessor the Z2. It bears a water-repellent P2i coating that is touted to protect from spills and splashes on top of 6000 series polished aluminium frame. The smart phone also has Moto Actions to let users to access features such as camera and flash using gestures. Besides, there is a Moto Display feature to preview notifications at a glance.
Lenovo-owned Motorola has additionally partnered with Qualcomm to launch a 5G Moto Mod that will enable the next-generation network access on the Moto Z3. The 5G Moto Mod uses a Snapdragon X50 modem and "millimeter wave components" to offer 5G access on Verizon network. So, it won't be wrong to say that sooner or later, these devices may support the upcoming 5G network. Although, Motorola has not yet released its network mod but it may soon be made available to the customers.
So, are you willing to switch your recent flagship smart phone with the latest Motorola Z3? Stay tuned for more technology related updates.