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Motorola Moto Z Force

Motorola Moto Z Force

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85 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
85

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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Think of the Moto Z Force as the Moto Z's big brother: It offers the same premium performance as the regular Z, but adds a larger battery, a camera that performs better in most situations, and a screen that resists damage. All of this makes the Z Force a tantalizing option, especially if you don't care about having an extremely skinny phone. Still, some of the Moto Z's most notable drawbacks apply here too: It's still a Verizon-only device and it doesn't have a headphone jack.

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Pros
  • Top-tier performance
  • Shattershield keeps the screen in one piece
  • Excellent battery life
  • Very good 21-megapixel camera
  • Moto Mods are elegant and have potential
Cons
  • Chunkier than the Moto Z
  • Another Verizon exclusive
  • Still no headphone jack
  • Camera seems to have software hiccups

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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone
Operating system
Android
Screen size
5.522
Internal memory
321
Camera
Yes
Carriers (US)
Verizon / Alltel
Type
Operating system
Screen size
Internal memory
Camera
Carriers (US)
Smartphone
Android
5.522
321
Yes
Verizon / Alltel

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85 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
85

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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