Tag Archive: Moto

Lenovo posts weird but entertaining ads for Moto Mods

Lenovo has posted two new advertisements for its Moto Z and associated Moto Mods. Specifically, the ads show off the Moto Insta-Share Projector and the JBL SoundBoost speaker mod.

The ads are definitely weird and not very traditional, but they’re also quite funny and entertaining. The zombie slapping the skip ad button is a good touch. Watch them and let us know what you think!

Rumour Roundup: Google Pixel pricing, Samsung Veyron, and Moto M

How about a nice triple dose of rumors as we head into the weekend? We’ve gathered up three of the more interesting unconfirmed reports floating around the internet this week as it pertains to Android and the smartphone space. Let’s get to it! Google Pixel phones pricing According to Nexusblog, the upcoming Google smartphones will carry

Moto Z coming to the UK in September for £529, Moto Z Play debuting at £369

The Moto Z Play is the latest addition to Lenovo’s modular Moto Z series. The phone will go up for sale on Verizon next week for $ 399, and will be available globally at the end of September. In the UK, the Moto Z Play will be available at John Lewis and Amazon for £369 ($ 490). Verizon’s global exclusivity on the Moto Z is also set to come to an end later this month, and as such the Moto  [Read More…]

Moto Z Play Droid unboxing and first impressions

Motorola today announced its latest smartphone, the Moto Z Play Droid, which figures to be an exclusive smartphone for Verizon. With specifications that fall more in the middle of the pack for today’s handsets, it’s still quite the attractive package. We received a review unit of the Moto Z Play Droid on Friday and have

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…]