Reviews (6.7/10 Avg. rating)


Decent overall performance, broad carrier compatibility

Motorola Moto G4 Play

from PC Magazine ( )

The Motorola Moto G4 Play is basically a more compact, less expensive version of its larger siblings. It supports a wide range of carrier bands, has decent overall performance, and runs a clean build of Android.

The Motorola Moto G4 Play is basically a more compact, less expensive version of its larger siblings. It supports a wide range of carrier bands, has decent overall performance, and runs a clean build of Android.

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7/10

Another entry-level hit

Motorola Moto G4 Play

from SlashGear ( )

Users looking for an decent device that’s solid, runs well, and has a battery that’ll last all day, this is it.

Users looking for an decent device that’s solid, runs well, and has a battery that’ll last all day, this is it.

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8/10

Most affordable phone in the G4 line

Motorola Moto G4 Play

from Cnet ( )

If you're on the hunt for an affordable phone with pretty long battery life, the Motorola Moto G4 Play deserves your attention. But the regular Moto G4 gives you even better features for just a little more cash.

If you're on the hunt for an affordable phone with pretty long battery life, the Motorola Moto G4 Play deserves your attention. But the regular Moto G4 gives you even better features for just a little more cash.

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7/10

A well-built, totally capable Android

Motorola Moto Z Play

from PhoneArena ( )

The Moto Z Play Droid offers the most affordable ticket of entry yet into the world of Moto Mods expansion, supporting all the existing add-ons like the projector, speaker, and various battery packs, as well as the new Hasselblad True Zoom camera. If you liked the idea of all those when you first... More

The Moto Z Play Droid offers the most affordable ticket of entry yet into the world of Moto Mods expansion, supporting all the existing add-ons like the projector, speaker, and various battery packs, as well as the new Hasselblad True Zoom camera. If you liked the idea of all those when you first heard about the Moto Z, but weren't quite up for paying flagship prices for your new phone, the Moto Z Play is practically built for you.

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The best 'modular' phone you can get, for whatever that's worth

Motorola Moto Z Play

from Android Police ( )

The Moto Z Play is by far the cheapest way to get into Motorola's modular ecosystem. Right now, I don't feel the need to do that. The Mods we've seen so far are varying degrees of impractical, and they're hugely expensive. At least with the cheaper Moto Z Play, that second factor isn't as much of... More

The Moto Z Play is by far the cheapest way to get into Motorola's modular ecosystem. Right now, I don't feel the need to do that. The Mods we've seen so far are varying degrees of impractical, and they're hugely expensive. At least with the cheaper Moto Z Play, that second factor isn't as much of a deal breaker. Selling Mods for a $700 phone is just more ridiculous than selling them for a $400 one.

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A very long-lasting phablet

Motorola Moto Z Play

from Tom's Guide ( )

As a phone, the Moto Z Play is a good midway point between the ultra-thin Moto Droid and the powerful Moto Z Force. It performs well, has great battery life, and its camera is pretty good, too. I wish it had less bloatware, but that’s something endemic to most all Android phones. For $270 l... More

As a phone, the Moto Z Play is a good midway point between the ultra-thin Moto Droid and the powerful Moto Z Force. It performs well, has great battery life, and its camera is pretty good, too. I wish it had less bloatware, but that’s something endemic to most all Android phones. For $270 less (compared to the unlocked Moto Z Play), the OnePlus 3 offers much better performance, an all-metal design, but five hours less endurance. Ultimately, though, the Moto Z Play is a good phone that has the potential, through add-on Mods, to be a very good phone.

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8/10

Affordable, powerful, and modular

Motorola Moto Z Play

from Talk Android ( )

All things considered, the Moto Z Play Droid almost feels like the real successor to the Moto X line that we’ve all been waiting for. It’s not terribly expensive, costing around $400 on Verizon or $449 for the unlocked version, but it still supports Moto Mods and checks all the boxes... More

All things considered, the Moto Z Play Droid almost feels like the real successor to the Moto X line that we’ve all been waiting for. It’s not terribly expensive, costing around $400 on Verizon or $449 for the unlocked version, but it still supports Moto Mods and checks all the boxes that are really important. It performs well, the camera is good enough, and the battery life is stellar. Lenovo made trade-offs where it wouldn’t hurt too much, like the 1080p display instead of 1440p resolution, but nothing that really interferes with day-to-day usage.

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A compelling and affordable Android smartphone

Motorola Moto Z Play

from Phone Scoop ( )

The Z Play is an attractive piece of hardware that was designed with care and manufactured to the highest standards. The phone has a nice screen, solid wireless speeds, and just about the best battery life I've seen from a modern smartphone. Call quality could be a smidgen better, and — asi... More

The Z Play is an attractive piece of hardware that was designed with care and manufactured to the highest standards. The phone has a nice screen, solid wireless speeds, and just about the best battery life I've seen from a modern smartphone. Call quality could be a smidgen better, and — aside from some undeletable bloatware — the Android user interface is straight-forward and downright useful.

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9/10

Long-lasting, affordable, and modular too

Motorola Moto Z Play

from GreenBot ( )

At $450, the Moto Z Play is a great buy. Yes, you can get the OnePlus 3 with more storage and a bigger processor for the same price. But the Moto Z’s incredible battery life, excellent display, lean software with useful enhancements, and compatibility with Moto Mods make a great case for it... More

At $450, the Moto Z Play is a great buy. Yes, you can get the OnePlus 3 with more storage and a bigger processor for the same price. But the Moto Z’s incredible battery life, excellent display, lean software with useful enhancements, and compatibility with Moto Mods make a great case for it. With a price more than $200 less than the Moto Z or Moto Z Force, not to mention vastly superior battery life and an actual headphone jack, this Mot Z Play is a better choice for most consumers.

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9/10

A snappy phone with better mod implementation

Motorola Moto Z

from The Gadgeteer ( )

I really enjoyed using the Motorola Moto Z Droid for the 3 weeks that I had the eval unit. It felt good in my hand and was a snappy performer with good battery life. I really liked the snap on Style Shell feature and could see myself starting a collection of different backs if I owned this phone.... More

I really enjoyed using the Motorola Moto Z Droid for the 3 weeks that I had the eval unit. It felt good in my hand and was a snappy performer with good battery life. I really liked the snap on Style Shell feature and could see myself starting a collection of different backs if I owned this phone. I also liked Motorola’s Moto Mod implementation and feel like they’ve beat LG soundly with their version of this feature. When it comes down to it. I was sad to send the Moto Z back to Verizon. It’s a phone I have no problem recommending and would be happy to use as my daily driver.

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since i have gotten this phone, ive had nothing but problems.

Motorola Moto X

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This phone doesn't have a block number feature, the backing pops off too easily and its hard to find a decent case for this phone. Ive had two of these phones, one being a replacement and the battery is expanding and it shuts off saying its dead even though its fully charged.

This phone doesn't have a block number feature, the backing pops off too easily and its hard to find a decent case for this phone. Ive had two of these phones, one being a replacement and the battery is expanding and it shuts off saying its dead even though its fully charged.

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3/10

I hate this because they never explain me before they act and my cellphone doesn't work anymore

Motorola Startac 6500

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they give me a cellphone and it's doesn't work (The camera never work's &The optionto luck when I have a call: I make an call with my phone, everything click on any butoms )They also, continue to make a facture till $500.00 before to have the compassion to lock my cellphone like they did last time..... More

they give me a cellphone and it's doesn't work (The camera never work's &The optionto luck when I have a call: I make an call with my phone, everything click on any butoms )They also, continue to make a facture till $500.00 before to have the compassion to lock my cellphone like they did last time...So now ,I have a big invoice from kodoo but they never close my account without avertissements they continue to augment my invoice. Like I say, I need to have a call or e-mail to figure it out how I can pay all that without income in my life because, I don't have any revenue presently. Maybe you can call be back and we will discuss about this cell phone I don't use and make an arrangement, Talk too you soon & I will bring my phone so you will see the problem but it's just then one problem and they continu to bill me before avertissement so I don't know what to do with that :\

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1/10

Its cheap

Motorola Moto E (2nd Gen)

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Not so great... prefer moto g

Not so great... prefer moto g

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6/10

It's an awesome product...

Motorola Moto G (2nd Gen)

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9/10

After marshmellow update phone getting heat unexpectly and lagging during use. Battery drains faster than before.

Motorola Moto X Play

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After marshmellow update phone getting heat unexpectly and lagging during use. Battery drains faster than before.

After marshmellow update phone getting heat unexpectly and lagging during use. Battery drains faster than before.

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3/10

Really Good for the price!

Motorola Moto G

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I've been using this phone for less than a year, but so far so good! I have no complaints about anything other than the amount of storage available on this phone. I would buy again

I've been using this phone for less than a year, but so far so good! I have no complaints about anything other than the amount of storage available on this phone. I would buy again

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9/10

It works

Motorola Moto G (2nd Gen)

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It has everything you want at a decent price.Motorola still has some stuff.

It has everything you want at a decent price.Motorola still has some stuff.

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10/10

Great Smartphone

Motorola Moto G

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Moto G has good battery life. it doesn't hang- good processor. it has a good touch. bright colors. easy to use the only thing lacking is the camera, front as well as the rear.. overall a good phone. I love it

Moto G has good battery life. it doesn't hang- good processor. it has a good touch. bright colors. easy to use the only thing lacking is the camera, front as well as the rear.. overall a good phone. I love it

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9/10

Buyer Beware

Motorola Moto G

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This phone has a major design flaw - it won't allow you to disable the Google now launcher or any Google app so if the apps are unstable you are basically screwed. For me it kept launching and simply disabling the app would have fixed this but I didn't have the option - you can't uninstall it. It al... More

This phone has a major design flaw - it won't allow you to disable the Google now launcher or any Google app so if the apps are unstable you are basically screwed. For me it kept launching and simply disabling the app would have fixed this but I didn't have the option - you can't uninstall it. It also doesn't come with a decent music player so you have to download an app (ad-supported or you pay), it doesn't allow you to put it into silent mode, only vibrate or volume unless you want to turn off all sounds including your alarm, it doesn't come with a pre-installed texting app, disabling Moto Actions still does not allow you to turn off the "shake to activate camera" option it only works in turning off the instant flashlight, you can't save pics directly to sim card you have to manually drag and drop them there, and the list goes on. Highly uncustomizable phone and the longer you have it the more of a pain in to a$$ it becomes. The people at Motorola are clearly lacking in common sense to make a phone like this. Only plusses are the camera quality (although it's difficult to zoom and focus), and the battery. DO NOT BUY!

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4/10

Excellent Phone

Motorola Moto G (2nd Gen)

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Quite fast and pure android interface and average battery performance. Camera is really good like low light sensors.

Quite fast and pure android interface and average battery performance. Camera is really good like low light sensors.

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9/10

Info & Contact

About Motorola

Motorola proved the naysayers wrong and got this whole crazy cell phone business started back in the 1980’s when they produced “The Brick”, a large, um, ‘portable’ cell phone that was short on looks, but worked!

Shortly thereafter, business really took off when Motorola came out with the StarTac, a sexy flip that was futuristic by anyone’s standards at the time and a huge seller.

Since those early days, Motorola has continued to produce numerous and popular phones, including the extremely successful Razr, a model which ushered in the “thin” fad.

Unfortunately, Motorola has hit hard times during the past couple years with a combination of record losses, an exodus of top CEO’s and ultimately the company being put up for sale.

Motorola is based in Schaumburg, Illinois and was founded in 1928 as the Galvin Manufacturing Corporation.

Contact Information

Telephone:
1-800-461-4575

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