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Grab These Great Deals At The Motorola FLASH SALE!

Grab These Great Deals At The Motorola FLASH SALE!

Is there a Motorola smartphone you wish you owned? It’s time to check out the Motorola Flash Sale, as Lenovo Mobile Business Group and Motorola Mobility will be participating in the Lazada Electronics Fair from 7 to 11 September 2017!

 

Great Deals At The Motorola FLASH SALE!

Customers who purchase any selected Motorola smartphone during the Motorola Flash Sale will be entitled to free gifts worth up to RM886 in value.

Moto G5 Plus

  • From 7 to 11 September only
  • Special retail price at RM1,099
  • Total Gift Value: RM188 (32GB SD Card worth RM99, Moto Touch Flip Cover and screen protector worth RM99)
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Moto Z

  • Only applicable on 8 September 2017
  • Special retail price at RM2,299
  • Total Gift Value: RM638 (Moto Mod Incipio offGRID Power Pack worth RM499, and Motorola Pulse 2 Headphone worth RM139)

Moto Z Play

  • Only applicable on 9 September 2017
  • Special retail price at RM1,499
  • Total Gift Value: RM638 (Moto Mod Incipio offGRID Power Pack worth RM499, and Motorola Pulse 2 Headphone worth RM139)

Moto Z2 Play

  • Only applicable on 11 September 2017
  • Retail price at RM1,999
  • Total Gift Value: RM886 (Gift Box worth RM299, extended warranty worth RM199, ADP worth RM249, and Motorola Pulse 2 Headphone worth RM139)

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Great Deals @ The Lenovo Mobile Carnival Weekends!

If you have been shopping around to change or upgrade your smartphone, this is the best time to do so now with the Lenovo Mobile Carnival Weekends, from 29 April (Sat) to 1 May (Mon), and 6 May (Sat) to 7 May (Sun)!

Check out Lenovo and Moto smartphone offerings during the Lenovo Mobile Carnival Weekends, and redeem freebies or rebates worth up to RM420!

 

Lenovo K6 Note, K6 Power & A6600 Plus

Customers who purchase either the Lenovo K6 Note or the Lenovo K6 Power during this promotional period will be entitled to a bundle free gift (phone casing, tempered glass screen protector and bluetooth speaker) worth RM149 / ~US$33.

Customers who purchase the Lenovo A6600 Plus during this promotional period will be entitled to a bundle free gift (phone cover, screen protector, food container) worth RM79 / ~US$17. 

  

Moto M

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With each purchase of a Moto M during this promotional period, customers are entitled to a bundle free gift (phone casing, screen protector, bluetooth speaker) worth RM149 / ~US$33.

 

Moto Z, Z Play & Moto Mods

With the purchase of either a Moto Z or Moto Z Play, you are entitled to purchase your preferred Moto Mod at a special rate. If the preferred Moto Mod purchase is a JBL speaker Moto Mod, you can get your second Moto Mod at the special rate too! Special rates start from RM299 / ~US$ 69.

*Promotion only valid during campaign period. Terms and conditions apply. While stocks last.

 

The Lenovo Mobile Carnival Weekends

The Lenovo Carnival Weekend Promotion Campaign will be held from 29 April (Sat) to 1 May (Mon), and 6 May (Sat) to 7 May (Sun) in selected Lenovo and Moto mobile retail outlets.

 

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Android 7.0 Nougat Now Available On Moto Z

2 February 2017Moto Z (Amazon / Lazada) owners can expect the latest and sweetest update in the form of Android 7.0 Nougat; while Moto Z Play owners can expect the update notification later this month. These updates are part of Moto’s strategy of bringing the best new software and features to customers, and solidifies Lenovo’s commitment to the Moto brand and the Moto Mods-enabled Moto Z Family.

 

You Can Now Upgrade Your Moto Z to Android 7.0 Nougat

With the Android 7.0 Nougat update, Moto Z family (Amazon / Lazada) users will be able to make their devices more personal, more convenient and more customisable. Read on for a quick summary of what the Nougat update will offer.

Multi-Window View

Moto Z and Z Play (Amazon / Lazada) users will now enjoy the ultimate multitasking experience. With just a tap to the overview button, Nougat brings the ability to display two apps on the Moto Z and Z Play’s 5.5-inch Full HD screen at the same time. Now you can watch a movie while reading movie trivia on your browser, or keep an eye on where your car-sharing ride is, while texting your friends letting them know you’re on the way.

*Not all apps support multi-window view. The developer of the app needs to enable multi-window view.

Bundled Notifications and Direct Reply

Stay up to date with everything that’s going on with just a glance. Notifications are now grouped together when coming from the same app. This gives the user a more streamlined and visually pleasing experience when pulling down the notifications bar. On top of that, say goodbye to having to leave an app, just to reply to a text message. With Direct Reply, you can respond to messages within the notifications bar, letting you get back to what you were doing, without having to ever leave the app.

Enhanced Doze Mode

When you are not using your Moto Z or Z Play (Amazon / Lazada), Doze Mode will automatically kick in saving battery so that you’ll have enough to last later in the day. Doze Mode will now also work when you’re on the go, so don’t worry if your device is in your pocket or handbag – it’s still working to save battery.

Data Saver

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Battery is not the only thing the Nougat update will save. With Data Saver turned on, the apps running in the background will not be able to use mobile data. Saving data that is unnecessarily being spent means more data for your photo uploads to social media, and much more music and video streaming.

Custom Quick Settings

Added customisability means putting what you want, where you want them. With Nougat, you can rearrange the quick settings however you like. This allows you to change your desired setting quickly and conveniently with just a few taps.

Daydream Virtual Reality

Daydream by Google takes you on incredible adventures in virtual reality with your Moto Z (Amazon / Lazada). Moto Z is the perfect device for virtual reality, with its high resolution Quad HD display, high-powered processor and precise sensors. Nougat brings Daydream compatibility to the Moto Z (Amazon / Lazada). Daydream, Google’s VR platform, allows users to immerse themselves into all the experiences you love and aspire to do.

 

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The Moto Z, Moto Z Play & Moto Mods Revealed

Lenovo recently revealed the Moto Z and Moto Z Play smartphones, along with their very interesting range of Moto Mods and Style Shells. While it’s been a while since we have had any Moto phones launched in the country, it’s refreshing to see them launching the Moto Z range first as an announcement of their comeback.

 

Moto Z, Moto Z Play & Moto Mods Launch

 

The Moto Z & Moto Z Play Specifications

SpecificationsMoto ZMoto Z Play
Operating SystemAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Display5.5" AMOLED display
1440 x 2560 pixels (535 ppi)
5.5" Super AMOLED
1080 x 1920 (403 ppi)
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 4Corning Gorilla Glass 4
System PlatformQualcomm Snapdragon 820
Quad-core (up to 1.8GHz)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 625
Octa-core (up to 2GHz)
Graphics ProcessorAdreno 530Adreno 506
Memory4 GB RAM3GB LPDDR3
Storage64 GB internal flash storage
microSD card slot (up to 2 TB)
32 GB internal flash storage
microSD card slot (up to 2 TB)
Selfie Camera5 MP
85° wide angle lens
LED Flash
5 MP
85° wide angle lens
LED Flash
Main Camera13 MP with F1.8,
Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS)
Laser Autofocus
Colour Balancing (CCT) dual LED Flash
16 MP with F2.0
Laser Autofocus
Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF)
Colour Balancing (CCT) dual LED Flash
AuthenticationFingerprint ReaderFingerprint Reader
Battery2600 mAh
TurboPower™ - 7 hours of power
in 15 minutes of charging
3510 mAh
TurboPower™ - 8 hours of power
in 15 minutes of charging
SIM Card SupportDual Nano-SIMDual Nano-SIM
OthersFront-ported speakers
4-mic support
Water repellent nano-coating
NFC, USB Type-C
Moto Mods™ connector
Front-ported speakers
3-mic support
Water repellent nano-coating
NFC, USB Type-C
3.5mm Stereo
Moto Mods™ connector
Dimensions155.3 mm tall
75.3 mm wide
5.19mm thick
156.4 mm tall
76.4,, wide
6.99 mm thick
Weight136 g165 g
Available ColoursBlack/Lunar Grey
White/Fine Gold
Black/Silver
White/Fine Gold
Launch PriceRM 2,699RM 1,799
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Moto Mods & Style Shells

The key feature of the Moto Z line-up is its expandability using modules called Moto Mods. They are magnetically attached to the Moto Z and Moto Z Play, adding additional functions to the phones without looking too out of place.

There are only 4 modules to choose from at the moment, but, rest assured – more Moto Mods will be added soon. Lenovo Malaysia also mentioned that these Moto Mods will be compatible with any future Moto Z line-up.

Also available are Style Shell back covers that lets you transform your phone to fit your style, though, they can only be used when no Moto Mods are attached.

Next Page > The Moto Z Smartphone, The Moto Z Play Smartphone, Pricing & Availability

 

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The Moto Z Smartphone

The Moto Z is the flagship device within the two new phones. It is razor thin, just 5.2mm. So thin, they had to remove the 3.5mm stereo output as a result! (Not to worry, A USB Type-C to 3.5mm stereo adapter is included!)

The Moto Z has a 5.5″ Quad HD AMOLED display. The powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor, along with 4 GB of RAM, allows the Moto Z to perform without a hitch! There’s 64 GB of internal flash storage. The Moto Z is also dual SIM, dual standby capabable.

The Moto Z smartphone features a 13 MP main camera with f/1.8 lens, optical image stabilisation (OIS), as well as laser autofocus. A 5 MP camera equipped with 85° wide-angle lens takes centre stage on the front of the Moto Z. It also comes with LED flash, just in case you need to take selfies in the dark. Charging comes in the form of a proprietary system, called TurboPower, which enables the Moto Z to get up to 7 hours of power in 15 minutes of charging!

 

The Moto Z Play Smartphone

The Moto Z Play might seem like the cheaper alternative to the flagship, but don’t let that fool you! While it is slightly thicker at 6.99mm, it packs a 3510 mAh battery, to provide Moto’s longest lasting smartphone ever!

The Moto Z Play also has a 5.5″ display, but is a Full HD Super AMOLED panel instead. A Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, along with 3 GB of RAM, still manages to provide a smooth user experience. Internal flash storage had been reduced to 32 GB. The Moto Z Play is also a dual SIM, dual standby smartphone.

The Moto Z Play smartphone has a 16 MP main camera with f/2.0 lens. While it drops optical image stabilisation (OIS), it adds phase detection autofocus (PDAF) to go along with its laser autofocus to give it zero shutter lag. On the front, is has the same 5 MP front camera setup with the flagship Moto Z. The Moto Z Play also comes with TurboPower charger. A 15 minutes charge is enough for up to 8 hours of use.

There are some similarities between both the Moto Z and Moto Z Play. Both shares the ability of expanding storage via a dedicated microSD card slot (up to 2 TB). The Moto Z and Moto Z Play also shares the usage of a USB Type-C connector. Also standard is the water repellent nano-coating, while it is no means waterproof, it’s helpful against accidental splashes.

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Pricing & Availability

The Moto Z and Moto Z Play are priced at RM2,699 and RM1,799 respectively. They are available on Lazada and 11street, and in retail stores.

 

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