Android 7.0 Nougat update schedule for Motorola smartphones
Android 7.0 Nougat update schedule for Motorola smartphonesMotorola Official Blog

The Moto Z unlocked variant is now available in the United States from Motorola and a few third party retailers like Amazon and Best Buy. The handset has otherwise been a Verizon-exclusive in the country.

Motorola will also start selling unlocked Moto Z Play, which was announced along with Moto Z, in the US starting October 20.

Moto Z comes with a price tag of $700, measures 153.3x75.3x5.19 mm in dimension, weighs 136g, and features fingerprint reader. It sports a 5.5-inch Quad HD AMOLED screen with 2,560x1,440p (535 ppi pixel density), powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor Quad-core CPU, and runs Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow operating system.

The device comes packed with a 32GB/64GB internal memory, expandable up to 2TB and a 4GB RAM, and houses a 2,600mAh battery with TurboPower technology, which can charge up to eight hours of power in 15 minutes of charging.

It also mounts a 13MP main camera with ƒ/1.8 aperture, Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), laser autofocus, zero shutter lag, 1.12um pixel, and a 5MP front-snapper with ƒ/2.2 aperture, wide-angle lens, flash, 1.4um big pixel for better low light, auto night mode and beautification software.

In terms of connectivity, Moto Z supports a 4G-LTE (Cat. 9), Bluetooth v4.1 LE, Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac; dual-band: 2.4GHz+5GHz with MIMO), USB Type-C port, NFC (Near Field Communication), A-GPS, and 4 mics.