Tag Archive: mods


Moto Z2 Play – the most affordable way to get into Moto Mods, but is it worth it?

Hey there Android Guys. Today I’ll be taking a look at the Moto Z² Play, which I’ve had the pleasure of toying around with for the past few weeks. What follows is not an in-depth analysis of the inner workings of a phone by any definition, but it is my honest opinions, thoughts, concerns, and tangents […]

Ultimate List of Moto Mods

Want to give your Moto Z an ego boost? Tack on one of these magnetic modular backs.

Motorola’s Moto Z series phones are all modular, and can take advantage of Motorola’s proprietary Moto Mods. You can buy them separately online or through your carrier. Once you snap them on, the phone knows how to utilize them from there.

Which phones are compatible with Moto Mods?

As of writing, there are five phones compatible with Moto Mods:

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Moto Mods 2017: Your phone is fun again

If you’re looking for the most-fun phones around right now – and let’s face it, smartphone hardware could stand a little fun injection – you needn’t look any further than Motorola. It was just one short year ago that the company kicked off the Moto Z line of smartphones, along with its special Moto Mods: the slap-on magnetic modules that gave them their special talents.

Our own Daniel Bader already covered how well the newest Motorola lives up to  [Read More…]

Motorola announces the Moto Z2 Play and new Moto Mods

As a follow-up to the very popular Moto Z Play, Motorola today took the wraps off the Moto Z2 Play as well as some interesting Moto Mods. The Moto Z2 Play will follow it it’s predecessor’s footsteps of midtier mayhem by packing a 5.5″ 1080p display, 3000mAh battery, Snapdragon 626 processor, 3 or 4GB of […]

Next-gen Moto Mods wll bring sticky notes, advanced audio to the Moto Z

With the Moto Z2 just around the corner, Motorola is working on bringing out into the world some seriously awesome, new Moto Mods. The company has invited thirteen teams including the grand winners of the Indiegogo “Transform the Smartphone Challenge” and other regional heckathons to spend time in Chicago. During this time, the teams pitched […]

Ultimate List of Moto Z Mods

Want to give your Moto Z an ego boost? Tack on one of these magnetic modular backs.

The Moto Z, Moto Z Force, and Moto Z Play are all modular smartphones that can take advantage of Motorola’s proprietary Moto Mods. You can buy them separately online or through your carrier. Once you snap them on, the Moto Z knows how to utilize them from there. Here’s the complete list of Moto Mods to check out for your  [Read More…]

Motorola announces new mods for its Moto Z line

One of the biggest pulls for someone to purchase one of the Moto Z devices is the ever growing list of Moto Mods. Today, Moto announced some new mods that may intrigue some new and existing users of the Moto Z line. The most notable announcement is the Amazon Alexa mod integration. This will allow users […]

Your Moto Mods will live a long, healthy life

One of the main reason people love the Moto Z is because the phone can be paired with a number of Moto Mods – modular accessories to be snapped onto the handset and deliver extra functionality. But even if people love Moto Mods, some users have raised concerns regarding the Mods’ compatibility with future devices. […]

Check out (some of) Motorola’s Moto Mods contest finalists

Motorola Moto Z is considered to be one of the greatest smartphones of 2016, but its best known feature is that it offers support for Moto Mods – snap on accessories which add extra functionality to the device. We already told you that Motorola plans to launch 12 new Moto Mods in 2017 and has […]

Motorola shows concept Mods at Mod the Future hackathon, new LED notification Mod hits Indiegogo

The Moto Z supports a number of attachable accessories called Moto Mods. Rather than releasing its own mods and leaving it at that, Motorola opened up the platform to third-party developers and released a development kit for others to build their own Mods.

To foster this development, the company has been holding hackathons and encouraging people to make unique Mods. The latest was Mod the Future in San Francisco, which resulted in some interesting hardware being developed.

Another new Mod comes  [Read More…]