• 5.5" (1920x1080) Super AMOLED
  • 3GB
    Snapdragon 626 SoC
    32GB Storage
  • 12-MP, f/1.7 Rear: 1 Camera
  • 3000 mAh
  • 5.8" (2960x1440) Super AMOLED
  • 4GB
    Snapdragon 835 SoC
    64GB Storage
  • 12-MP, f/1.7, OIS Rear: 1 Camera
  • 3000 mAh W-Charge
Specifications Highlights
Product NameMoto Z2 PlayGalaxy S8
ProductMoto Z2 Play (2017), Price: 339 USD at AmazonGalaxy S8 (2017), Price: 499 USD at Amazon
Display5.5" 1920x1080 Super AMOLED 5.8" 2960x1440 Super AMOLED
Rear Camera(s)
  • 12-MP f/1.7 (Primary)
  • 26mm 12-MP f/1.7 (Primary) +OIS
Selfie Camera(s)
  • 5-MP
  • 26mm 8-MP
Computing
  • Snapdragon 626 SoC
  • 3GB RAM
  • 32GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
  • Snapdragon 835 SoC
  • 4GB RAM
  • 64GB Storage
  • MicroSD (256GB max.)
Battery3000 mAh3000 mAh, Wireless Charging
DesignIP Rating, 145g (5.1oz), 156.2x76.2x6 mm (6.15 x 3.00 x 0.24 inches)IP68, 155g (5.5oz), 148.9x68.1x8.0 mm (5.86 x 2.68 x 0.31 inches)
Price (Market)$339$499
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Display
Product NameMoto Z2 PlayGalaxy S8
TypeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Diagonal (inches)5.5"5.8"
Display/Body Ratio70.1%84.2%
Resolution1920x10802960x1440
Sharpness (PPI)401 PPI568 PPI
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 5
Features
  • Multitouch
  • Multitouch
  • Tweakable Resolution
Color Depth24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)24 bit (16,777,216 Colors)
Primary Camera
Product NameMoto Z2 PlayGalaxy S8
Focal Length (35mm) 26mm
Megapixel12-MP12-MP
Aperturef/1.7f/1.7
Sensor Pixel Size1.4 µm1.4 µm
Autofocus Features
  • Dual Pixel Diode
  • Contrast
  • Dual-Pixel Phase Detection
  • Phase Detection
  • Contrast
  • Dual-Pixel Phase Detection
Hardware Features
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
  • Autofocus
  • OIS
  • EIS
  • Flash
  • HDR Photo
  • HDR Video
Software Features
  • Geo Tag
  • Simul-Shot
  • Geo Tag
Video Resolutions
  • 2160p/30fps
  • 1080p/60fps
  • 720p/120fps
  • 480p/30fps
  • 720p/30fps
  • 1440p/30fps
  • 1080p/60fps
  • 1080p/30fps
  • 2160p/30fps
Battery
Product NameMoto Z2 PlayGalaxy S8
Battery TypeLi-IonLi-Ion
Battery Capacity (mAh)3000 mAh3000 mAh
Battery Features
  • Fast Charge
  • Fast Charge
  • Wireless Charging Integrated
Talk Time30 hours
Computing
Product NameMoto Z2 PlayGalaxy S8
Processor BrandQualcommQualcomm
Processor NameSnapdragon 626Snapdragon 835
Processor ModelMSM8953-Pro MSM8998
Processor # Cores88
Main Processor Frequency (GHz)2.2 GHz2.45 GHz
RAM Options3GB4GB
Internal Storage Options32GB64GB
Memory Card TypeMicroSDMicroSD
Mem. Card Max. Size256GB256GB
Operating System + VersionAndroid 7.1.1Android 7.0
Communications
Product NameMoto Z2 PlayGalaxy S8
LTE Category (Download)LTE CAT16 1000/105 Mbps
Modem Features
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • GPRS
  • EDGE
  • LTE
WiFi Speed
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • a
  • b
  • g
  • n
  • ac
WiFi Features
  • Hotspot
  • WiFi Direct
  • Hotspot
  • Dual-band
  • WiFi Direct
Bluetooth VersionBluetooth 4.2Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Features
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
  • BT EDR
  • A2DP
  • BT LE
NFC Features
  • NFC Supported
  • NFC Supported
Connector TypeUSB Type CUSB Type C
Connector Features
  • USB 3.1
  • USB OTG
  • USB 3.1
Sim Card 0
Product NameMoto Z2 PlayGalaxy S8
NameSIM0SIM0
SIM TypeNano SIMNano SIM
Multimedia
Product NameMoto Z2 PlayGalaxy S8
Multimedia Features
  • Daydream VR
Audio Alerts
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • VIBRATION
  • MP3
  • WAV
Speaker channelsMono
Audio Features
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
  • Loudspeaker
  • 3.5mm Port
  • Phone Noise Cancellation
Audio Formats
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • FLAC
Video Formats
  • MP4
  • H.264
  • MP4
  • DIVX
  • XVID
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Gyroscope
  • Heart Rate
  • Proximity

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