• 5.5" (2560x1440) AMOLED
  • 4GB
    MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 SoC
    64GB Storage
  • 13-MP, f/1.8 1 Rear Camera
  • 2600 mAh

The Motorola Moto Z phone has a 5.5-inch (2560x1440) AMOLED screen, a 13MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2600 mAh and the main processor is a MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 with 4 GB of RAM.

Specifications Highlights
ProductMotorola Moto Z (Launched 2016-06-01), Price: 149 USD at Amazon
Display5.5" 2560x1440 AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 13-MP f/1.8 (Primary)
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
  • MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 SoC
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
Battery2600 mAh
DesignIP Rating, 136g (4.8oz), 153.3x75.3x5.2 mm (6.04 x 2.96 x 0.20 inches)
Price (Market)$149
Diagonal (inches)5.5"
Display/Body Ratio72.2%
Sharpness (PPI)534 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 4
  • Multitouch
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Sensor SizeSmall
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 1080p/60fps
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)2600 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
Processor BrandQualcomm
Processor NameMSM8996 Snapdragon 820
Processor # Cores4
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2x2.15 & 2x1.6 GHz
RAM Options4GB
Internal Storage Options64GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 6.0.1
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.1
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type C
Connector Features
Sim Card 0
SIM TypeNano SIM
Audio Alerts
  • MP3
  • WAV
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • FM Radio
Audio Formats
  • FLAC
  • MP3
  • WAV
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity

Motorola Moto Z Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

The last time we checked, the Motorola Moto Z was retailing at around $149 online. Things may have changed a bit since.
No. Our data indicates that the Motorola Moto Z is NOT water-resistant an has no IP-Rating rating.
No, the Motorola Moto Z does not have dual-SIMs as far as we know, but it could be different in Abroad. We mainly track United States data.
No, the Motorola Moto Z resolution of (2560x1440) is not considered to be 4K.
No, the Motorola Moto Z is not compatible with Wireless Charging.
No, the Motorola Moto Z does not have Qi Wireless Charging.
No, the Motorola Moto Z is not a 4G-LTE handset.
No, the Motorola Moto Z does not work on 5G NR networks.
Yes, the Motorola Moto Z is a USB-C handset.
No, the Motorola Moto Z does not have a removable battery.

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