Tag Archive: Moto


Moto Z Play and Hasselblad Moto camera Mod!

Whatever else you can say about the Moto Z – and there’s no shortage of opinion on the subject — you have to admit it’s an interesting smartphone. The problem for many is that it’s also an expensive smartphone, and while its camera has some useful features, it also has a fair number of drawbacks.

Lenovo’s answer to these concerns: a less-expensive Moto Z, and a brand new Moto Mod from a legendary camera maker. I spent about a  [Read More…]

Verizon to offer Motorola Moto Z Play Droid on September 8

Verizon today announced yet another entrant in its Droid family of smartphones. Starting from September 8, the Motorola Moto Z Play Droid goes on sale with an all-in $ 408 price tag. Unlike its brethren, the Moto Z Droid and Moto Z Force Droid, the Moto Z Play Droid is aimed at a less-demanding user. But, that’s

Moto Z Play Droid preview: The most affordable modular phone yet

Can Motorola bring its modular phones’ best features to the $ 400 price point? The Moto Z Play Droid gives it a good shot.

For the past two weeks, I’ve been carrying around two phones — one in each pant pocket. Both are alike in many ways, but one costs around $ 300 more than the other. This is the truth of the Android market in 2016: high-end, expensive smartphones are increasingly difficult to differentiate from  [Read More…]

Smartphone Showdown: Moto Z Play vs. Moto Z Force Droid

In a special event in June, Motorola announced the new Moto Z Play to the world. Today, we finally get to see this new addition to the Android market. In this and another article, we’re putting the Moto Z Play head-to-head against the Moto Z Force and Moto Z Droid. Moto Z Force Droid Edition Display: 5.5-inch,

Moto Z, Moto Z Play and Moto Mods are coming to Canada in September

Motorola’s ambitious Moto Z line is coming to Canada in late September. The company has announced that the Moto Z, Moto Z Play, and a number of the associated Moto Mods accessories will be coming to various carriers by the end of September.

Specifically, the Moto Z will be coming to Bell, Rogers, Telus, Wind Mobile, SaskTel, and Koodo in late September for around $ 900 outright, which will translate to roughly $ 400 on a  [Read More…]

This is the Hasselblad True Zoom, the essential camera add-on for the Moto Z

Motorola and legendary camera manufacturer Hasselblad have created the essential smartphone camera add-on.

The moment I learned about Moto Mods, the magnetic add-ons for the Moto Z line, I yearned for a camera. Batteries, sure; a speaker, fine. But a camera: to me, that made the platform truly compelling.

Now, months later, we are getting just that, in the form of the Hasselblad True Zoom. The Mod is the first mainstream smartphone accessory the legendary Swedish  [Read More…]

Smartphone Showdown: Moto Z Play vs. Moto Z Droid

In a special event in June, Motorola announced the new Moto Z Play to the world. Today, we finally get to see this new addition to the Android market. In this and another article, we’re putting the Moto Z Play head-to-head against the Moto Z Force and Moto Z Droid. Moto Z Droid Display: 5.5-inch AMOLED,

Moto G4 Play with 5-inch 720p display is coming to India on Sep. 6

If you’re not a fan of the 5.5-inch form factor of the Moto G4 or the Moto G4 Plus, you’re in luck, as Motorola is all set to launch the 5-inch Moto G4 Play in India next week. The phone will make its debut on September 6, and will be sold exclusively on Amazon India.

Here it is! Put an end to the #FearOfMissingOut Now #NeverMissOut on the most affordable Moto G ever! #MotoG4Play pic.twitter.com/W5xSN1HNCo

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Moto G4 Play comes to Canada for $0 on contract

Tell me about the Moto G4 Play in Canada.

Another Moto G4 variant has debuted in Canada, and it’s not the relative spec powerhouse of its Moto G Plus counterpart. The Moto G Play is now available at various Canadian carriers, including Bell, Virgin Mobile, Telus, Koodo, SaskTel, and Wind Mobile, for $ 0 on contract.

Featuring a 5-inch 720p display, a Snapdragon 410 SoC with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of expandable storage, the  [Read More…]

What I learned after a week using the 2013 Moto X

Most of the writers here at AndroidGuys change phones pretty regularly with the majority switching at least once a year. With my trusted Nexus 6, I probably have the oldest daily driver on the site as my device nears its second birthday. However, many smartphone users are not able to upgrade their phones as often