Whilst LG would possibly have kissed modularity on its flagship collection good-bye, the similar is not true of the Lenovo-owned, Motorola-made Moto logo. The newly introduced Moto G5 and Moto G5 do not function modular designs, however 2016's flagship fashions; the Moto Z, Moto Z Drive, and Moto Z Play, do nonetheless fortify the modular again panel design. We do not know whether or not new flagship fashions in 2017 will use the similar design, however for the prevailing fashions, Lenovo took the chance at MWC to launch a choice of new MotoMod equipment.
And a few of them are very compelling in relation to what they may be able to flip your phone into. Leader among those is the Amazon Alexa MotoMod, yup, that is proper, a MotoMod which provides the Amazon Alexa AI assistant for your Moto Z collection phone. You could have already noticed the rave evaluations of Amazon Alexa, an AI assistant that is extensively thought to be probably the most complex and strong recently to be had. In case you have a hooked up house, it may well, as an example, set the very best temperature in your home ahead of you arrive again, you'll be able to ask it to name you an Uber, or write a buying groceries listing. To peer a complete break-down of Alexa's functions, take a look at our dedicted article here.
Some other new style is the MotoMod Energy Pack; Lenovo has launched battery packs sooner than however this one is extra svelte, it does not upload further girth to the phone, however does spice up the battery through 50%. Great.
There is additionally the GamePad MotoMod which, because the identify suggests, is going some solution to turning your phone into a transportable console with integrated bodily controls. Motorola has plans for a fair larger battery booster inside of 2017; a "Turbo Energy MotoMod", and in addition one which can allow wireless charging.
Thus far Lenovo has best published the pricing and availability of the MotoMod Energy Pack, which can land in March with an RRP of $49/€49.