The Moto X Play, is one of the third generation Moto Xdevices, along with the Moto X Style, developed and manufactured by Motorola.[3]The device was announced July 28, 2015 and released August 18, 2015.[3] The device was released internationally, but in the US it is selling as the Verizon-onlyDroid Maxx 2.[3]

Hardware Edit

Processor Edit

The Moto X Play is powered by Motorola Mobile Computing System including 1.7 GHzQualcomm Snapdragon 615 Octa-core CPU, Adreno 405 @ 550 MHz GPU, Natural Language Processor and Contextual Computing Processor. It has 2 GB ofRAM.

Protection Edit

It is also IP52 Certified which makes it dust and water resistant through nano coating on inside and outside. It also has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 which makes it scratch resistant.

Battery Edit

It is powered by a 3630 mAH lithium polymer Battery. It also SupportsQualcomm Quick charge 2.0 technology.

Camera Edit

It sports a 21–megapixel camera with wide-aperture (f/2.0) lens and Color Correlated Temperature (CCT) dual-LED flash. The camera hardware has Phase Detect Auto-Focus (PDAF), is capable of 1080p HD (30 fps) and Slow motion video.

The camera is enhanced with Motorola software innovations including twist to launch, Instant ON, closed loop processing, Drag-to-set focus & exposure, tap–anywhere to capture, video stabilization, 4X digital zoom, burst mode, night mode, auto HDR, and panorama mode.

On the front, it has a 5MP camera.

Variants Edit

The Moto X Play has several variants to support 3G and 4G networks of different carriers:

Model FCC ID Regions CDMA bands GSM bands UMTS bands LTE bands Notes
XT1561 China[4] Unknown Quad Unknown Unknown Unlocked for Chinese Carriers
XT1562 Europe,[5]Australia,[6]India[7] N/A Quad 850/900/1800/1900/2100 1/3/5/7/8/19/20/28/38/40/41 SIM unlocked
XT1563 Canada,[8]Brazil[9]and most Latin American carriers N/A Quad 850/900/1700(AWS)/1800/1900/2100 1/2/3/4/5/7/8/12/17/28 SIM unlocked

All variants support the four 2G GSM bands 850/900/1800/1900.