Moto lands in Cebu, brings Moto Z and new Moto series

Moto surges its way into Cebu shores, in a comeback that offers incredible gadget choices, industry-first features, and customized user experiences. Moto is introducing not one but three smartphone series: The Moto Z + Moto Mods Family, Moto’s flagship series whose singular feature is its modularity; Moto G Family, which redefines user functionality; and the Moto E Power, its entry-level lineup. Jazzing up Moto’s renaissance is the announcement of James Reid and Nadine Lustre as Moto Ambassadors.

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Moto Cebu Launch: (from left to right) Lenovo Mobile Business Group Philippines Vincent dela Cruz, Lenovo Mobile Business Group Philippines Dino Romano and Lenovo Mobile Business Group Philippines Channel Sales Manager Patrick Mascariñas

“Cebu continues to exhibit strong growth potential, and Lenovo is bringing Moto products to the city as part of our strategy to expand to key Philippine markets. With the Moto acquisition, Lenovo now adds a premium smartphone portfolio that features top-tier hardware and software innovations such as the Moto Z and a customized experience with Moto Mods. We hope to highlight our smartphones’ sophistication, performance, and versatility through the hottest couple in entertainment, JaDine, which best exemplifies the Moto spirit with their youthful vibrance and charm,” said Dino Romano, Country Manager, Lenovo Mobile Business Group Philippines.

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Lenovo Mobile Business Group Philippines Vincent dela Cruz talks about the new Moto Z flagship smartphone in Cebu City

Moto Z: Stunning, thin, and svelte

Crafted from military aircraft-grade aluminum and stainless steel, Moto Z combines durability with a svelte build and a brilliant 5.5” Quad HD AMOLED display. At 5.2mm, the smartphone packs a punch: it features a Qualcomm® Snapdragon TM 820 processor, 4GB of RAM, 64 GB of internal storage to address users’ memory requirements, and up to 24 hours of battery life.

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It is also a boon to those who love taking photos: Moto Z’s high-resolution 13MP camera with optical image stabilization and laser autofocus allows users to capture beautiful, true-to- life pictures in any light. The front-facing 5MP camera includes a wide-angle lens, which is great for fitting friends in the picture. And groufie fanatics can finally feel less self-conscious about their appearance, too–with a front-facing LED flash, everybody in the groufie looks great, even in low light.
Pricing for Moto Z starts at ₱33,999. It comes with a FREE Moto Style Shell so that customers can experience Moto Mods immediately.

Moto Z Play: Power on the go

Heavy smartphone users can now power through their day, and then some, on a single charge with Moto’s longest battery life ever. Packed with the same unique modularity features of the Moto Z, Moto Z Play ups the ante with a brilliant 5.5″ 1080p Super AMOLED display, up to 50 hours of battery life, and an industry-leading 16MP camera that offers laser and phase detect autofocus for capturing crystal-clear photos in any light. And with TurboPower™ charging, users can get up to 10 hours of power in just 15 minutes of charging.

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Pricing for Moto Z Play starts at ₱22,999. It also comes with a FREE Moto Style Shell. The Moto Z Family is available at MemoXpress and Silicon Valley outlets in SM City Cebu.

Motor G Family: A streamlined design that redefines sleekness

The fourth generation Moto G4 Plus may be 7.9 mm thin, but it is a powerhouse: it has a 3000 mAh battery and a blazing-fast Octacore processor to help users handle work and recreational needs with ease.

It even offers a vivid 5.5” Full HD display and a 16MP camera that takes share-worthy crystal clear photos. The Moto G4 Plus’ large ƒ/2.0 aperture lets in more light and allows users to take beautiful photos even when it’s cloudy. Offering advanced color balancing features, the dual LED flash automatically makes adjustments so photos display natural-looking skin tones and consistent colors.


For those who love to take groufies, the wide angle lens on the 5 MP selfie cam makes it easy to fit everyone in the picture. Its exclusive camera software also allows users to adjust professional settings such as ISO and aperture so they always come up with great photos.

The Moto G4 Play takes performance on an intense level with a quad-core processor and 2GB of memory. Users can multitask all they want and switch back and forth between their favorite games, share-worthy videos, the hottest new song or the funniest memes on the web without ever missing a beat. Its 2800 mAh battery will last from morning till night. Plus its 5” HD display showcases sharp, vivid colors and intricate details.

The Moto G4 Play uses a water-repellent nano-coating, so spills, splashes, and even a little rain won’t do any harm.

The Moto G Turbo Edition’s powerful graphics capabilities support rich 3D images, making games look great and run smoother than ever. And when in need of a quick burst of energy, the Moto G Turbo Edition’s TurboPower™ charger provides up to 6 hours of battery life in just 15 minutes. It keeps things real with a 13-megapixel camera that takes true-to-life photos in any light. It’s quick, sharp and dependable – with 4G LTE speed, an expansive 5-inch HD display and a battery that can keep up with users throughout the day. It has proprietary software enhancements like Moto Assist, Moto Actions and Moto Display, which are designed to make life easier.

The Moto G4 Plus retails at ₱13,999. The Moto G4 Play is free and exclusive at Smart SurfPlus Plan 999, while the Moto G Turbo Edition is free and exclusive at Globe MyLifeStyle Plan 799.

Moto E Power: More than what meets the eye

Designed to keep up with today’s millennials’ multi-faceted lifestyle, Moto’s entry-level smartphone Moto E Power offers a quad-core processor and 4G VoLTE capabilities, so users can seamlessly enjoy web surfing, video streaming, and updating their social media accounts. It features a 3500 mAh battery so users can watch videos, play games, and call friends & family without looking at the battery bar so often.

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Moto E Power’s vibrant 12.7 cm (5-inch) HD display–the biggest and brightest display in the Moto E Series–allows users to relish various forms of multimedia including photos, videos, and web content. The display comes with a built-in smudge-resistant screen and a water-repellent nano-coating, so the smartphone stays protected from spills and smudges.

This smartphone comes with an 8 MP rear camera that features autofocus technology for capturing images without blurs and a front-facing 5 MP selfie camera with beautification mode. 
Pricing for the Moto E Power starts at ₱6,999.

Telco bundles

Smart subscribers who avail of Surf Plus Plan 999 get the Moto G4 Play for free as part of Moto’s telco partnership. Globe subscribers availing of MyLifeStyle Plan 799 get the Moto G Turbo for free.

Globe Offers – Moto Z, Z Play and Moto Mods

Globe subscribers can also avail of exclusive bundles featuring either the Moto Z or Moto Z Play bundled with unique Moto Mods.

Bundle Globe Postpaid Subscription Plan
Moto Z + Hasselblad Mod FREE at Plan 2399
Moto Z + JBL Speaker and Incipio Offgrid Power Pack FREE at Plan 2299
Moto Z Play + JBL Speaker Mod FREE at Plan 1499
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