The Moto X Play, is one of the third generation Moto Xdevices, along with the Moto X Style, developed and manufactured by Motorola.The device was announced July 28, 2015 and released August 18, 2015. The device was released internationally, but in the US it is selling as the Verizon-onlyDroid Maxx 2.
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.
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.
It is powered by a 3630 mAH lithium polymer Battery. It also SupportsQualcomm Quick charge 2.0 technology.
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.
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||Unknown||Quad||Unknown||Unknown||Unlocked for Chinese Carriers|
|XT1563||Canada,Braziland 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.