Moto X Play Features and review


Moto X Play Features and review

Motorola launched a new smart phone in mid-range category with features of a high-end smart phone. Unlike the leading flagship models Moto X Play is a lighter on your wallets

Motorola has just launched the new smart phone, named it as Moto X Play. The new smart phone falls under mid-budget smart phones category, but featuring flagship devices. Motorola has a tradition to launch new models with eye catching looks and also heavily loaded chips under the hood, but a poor camera.

Moto X Play may seem to breaking the line, Moto X Play boasts a 21MP of rear camera and a stunning 5.5” display. Below we have given complete specificaitons of new Moto X Play.

Specifications of Moto X Play as on

Brand Motorola
Handset Color Black
Form Bar
SIM Size Nano SIM
Call Features Loudspeaker
Model Name Moto X Play
Touch Screen Yes
SIM Type Dual Sim, GSM + LTE
Model ID XT1562
In the Box Handset, Headset, Wall Charger, USB Data Cable, Guides

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Sound Enhancement 3-mic Support
Video Player Yes, Supports MPEG4, H.264, Full HD
FM Yes
Music Player Yes, Supports MP3


Video Recording Yes, 1920 x 1080, 30 fps
Flash Dynamic CCT Dual LED
Other Camera Features f/2.0 Aperture, Quick Capture, Tap Anywhere to Capture, Slow Motion Video, Burst Mode, Night Mode, Auto HDR, Panorama, Drag to Focus and Exposure
Zoom Digital Zoom – 4x
HD Recording HD, Full HD
Rear Camera Yes, 21 MP
Front Facing Camera Yes, 5 MP

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Internet & Connectivity
Audio Jack 3.5 mm
Preinstalled Browser Android
Bluetooth Yes, v4, Supported Profiles (LE)
4G Yes
Navigation Technology A-GPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, with Google Maps
Wifi Yes, 802.11 a/g/b/n
Internet Features Email
Tethering USB, Wi-fi Hotspot
USB Connectivity Yes, micro USB, v2
3G Yes, HSPA+


Other Features
Sensors Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor, eCompass, Hall Effect Sensor, Magnetometer, Proximity Sensor, Sensor Hub
Call Memory Yes
SAR Value At the Head – 0.80 W/Kg, At the Body – 1.23 W/Kg
Additional Features Curve: 8.9 – 10.9 mm


Warranty Summary 1 year manufacturer warranty for Phone and for in the box accessories


Weight 169 g
Size 75×148


Resolution Full HD, 1920 x 1080 Pixels
Other Display Features Corning Gorilla Glass 3, 403 PPI
Size 5.5 inch


Removable Battery No
Type Li-Ion, 3630 mAh


Memory and Storage
Expandable Memory microSD, upto 128 GB
Memory 2 GB RAM, 16 GB ROM
Internal 16 GB
User Memory 8.29 GB


Operating Freq GSM – 850, 900, 1800, 1900; UMTS – 2100; 4G – LTE Bands (1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 19, 20, 28, 38, 40, 41)
Graphics Adreno 405; 550 MHz
OS Android v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Processor 1.7 GHz + Qualcomm Snapdragon 615, Octa Core

Moto X Play is available exclusively on Flipkart with two color options: Black and White. Apart from that, you can choose from two storage variants: 16GB and 32GB; priced at Rs. 18,499/- and 19,999/- respectively.

Also See: Lenovo Budget SmartPhone with 4G

Now, if we move on the configurations; Moto X Play boasts a 1.7 GHz + Qualcomm Snapdragon 615, Octa Core CPU coupled with 2GB of RAM. Display resolution is Full HD, 1920 x 1080 Pixels and camera is 21MP rear while 5MP front.

moto x play back

The most impressive feature of Moto X Play is the battery life. Motorola claims that the battery will last 2 days with one full charge. Moto X Play is loaded with 3630 mAh battery which proves to be a portable power house.


Lastly, Motorola has introduced Moto X Play keeping in mind the mistakes company had made in past. Camera and battery are the key-selling point of any smart phone. Motorola has catered the best-in-class camera and battery at a very reasonable price. It is definitely a good buy if you are looking for a reputed brand in a limited budget.