Motorola hints at new shatter-proof phone announcement on 25 July, could be Moto Z2 Force

Motorola is sending out press invites for an event scheduled on 25 July, which in all likelihood could be for the launch of the Moto Z2 Force. While the Lenovo-owned company has not put the word out on the phone model it is going to announce, the company's invite shows a poster with broken glass having "shatter your expectations" written on it based on a report by CNet.


Image: Android Authority

The poster shared by Motorola clearly points towards what would be the second iteration of its 'shattershield' technology that features a toughened display which can withstand a considerable number of drops and bumps. Motorola that makes the Moto Z Force and the Droid Turbo 2 in the US which uses its 'shattershield' tech broughtt the Turno 2 to India in the form of the Moto X Force in early 2016 at Rs 49,990.

An earlier leak shared on Twitter by Evan Blass showed an image which was said to be a company presentation slide revealing Motorola's line-up for 2017. The image did include the Moto Z2 Force which further points towards what the announcement on 25 July could include. The image had also revealed a 5.5-inch 1080p display including support for Moto Mods since the variant is essentially a part of the Moto Z family.

There is also the mention of gigabit LTE for the Z Force in the presentation slide, which means that it will run on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 as it is the only chipset currently that has the X20 modem.

Published Date: Jul 13, 2017 09:51 AM | Updated Date: Jul 13, 2017 09:51 AM