Moto Z2 Force pre-orders are open, device to go on sale starting August 10

Just as anticipated, Motorola unveiled the Moto Z2 Force on Tuesday, giving all the juicy details on the highlights, including the price and release. Along with the Z2 Force, Motorola also launched a new moto mod that can record 360-degree 4K video with 3D audio.

Before the launch, Motorola did hint at a shatter-proof display for the Z2 Force. That came true with a 5.5-inch Quad HD POLED display with ShatterShield, a special layer for protection that makes it a rigid device. It also is crafted with 7000 series aluminium that should make it more resistant to damages.

Moto Z2 Force is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, paired with 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB/128GB storage. There is a dual camera setup at the back that consists of two 12MP f2.0 cameras. In the front, you have a 5MP with f2.2. The dual SIM phone supports NFC, dual band Wi-Fi 802.11ac with MIMO, and Bluetooth 4.2.

The latest Z2 Force interestingly has a smaller battery compared to it predecessor. In Moto Z2 Force, there is a 2,730 mAh battery, compared to the 3,500 mAh found in Moto Z Force. The 2,730 mAh battery comes paired with 15W TurboPower charger. Additionally, there is a fingerprint scanner embedded on the Home Button.

Lastly, the Z2 Force runs Android 7.1.1 out of the box and comes in three color flavors – Super Black, Fine Gold along with a special Lunar Grey Edition. Users will be able to use the Z2 Force with all MotoMods, including the 360 Camera Moto Mod that allows users to edit videos on the phone and even live stream.

The unlocked version of the device will retail at $799. For now, you can pre-order the device with various carriers across the US. According to Motorola, the Z2 Force will be available for buying starting August 10.