• 5.5" (1920x1080) IPS LCD
  • 2GB
    Snapdragon 615 SoC
    32GB Storage
  • 21-MP, f/2 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 3630 mAh

The Motorola Moto X Play phone has a 5.5-inch (1920x1080) IPS LCD screen, a 21MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 3630 mAh and the main processor is a Snapdragon 615 with 2 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductMoto X Play (2015), Price: 149 USD at Amazon
Display5.5" 1920x1080 IPS LCD
Rear Camera(s)
  • 21-MP f/2 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
  • Snapdragon 615 SoC
  • 2GB RAM
  • 32GB Storage
  • MicroSD (128GB max.)
Battery3630 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 169g (6oz), 148x75x10.9 mm (5.83 x 2.95 x 0.43 inches)
Price (Market)$149
Diagonal (inches)5.5"
Display/Body Ratio75.1%
Sharpness (PPI)401 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 3
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor SizeSmall
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 1080p/30fps
Battery Capacity (mAh)3630 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 615
Processor ModelMSM8939
Processor # Cores8
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)quad-core 1.7 & quad-core 1 GHz
RAM Options2GB
Internal Storage Options32GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size128GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 5.1.1
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeMicro USB
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • WMA
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • WMV
  • H.264
  • GPS
  • A-GPS

Moto X Play Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How much does Moto X Play costs?

The last time we checked, the Moto X Play was retailing at around $149 online. Things may have changed a bit since.

Is the Motorola Moto X Play waterproof?

No. the Moto X Play has not been rated as water-proof as we do not find an IP-Rating. Ingress Protection, or I.P, is a certification that shows if water or dust can penetrate devices.

Is the Moto X Play Dual-SIM?

No, the Moto X Play does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but things may be different in Abroad. We mostly track United States data.

Is the Moto X Play 4K?

No, the Moto X Play resolution of (1920x1080) is not defined as 4K. 4K is usually defined as 4096×2160 (2160p) or 3840×2160 (UHD) resolution on mobiles, but there are more variations for Cinema and Televisions.

Is the Moto X Play compatible with Wireless Charging?

No, the Moto X Play is not compatible with Wireless Charging.

Does Moto X Play have Qi Wireless Charging?

No, the Moto X Play does not support Qi Wireless Charging.

Does the Moto X Play operates on 4G wireless?

No, the Moto X Play does not seem to work on 4G networks.

Is the Moto X Play a 5G handset?

No, the Moto X Play does not work on 5G networks.

Is the Moto X Play USB-C?

No, the Moto X Play is not a USB-C smartphone.

If the battery of the Moto X Play removable?

No, the Moto X Play's battery cannot be removed.

Motorola Moto X Play Specs & Speed Benchmarks


Higher is better

3DMark Slingshot 3.1

Higher is better

3DMark Unlimited Icestorm

Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan (Offscr.)

Higher is better

GFXBench T-Rex (Offscr.)

Higher is better

Battery Capacity (mAh)

Higher is better