Reliable mobile leakster Evan Blass has published an image of what appears to be an internal presentation slide, showing Motorola’s upcoming smartphone lineup for 2017.
In addition to the existing z, g and e lines, Motorola will be introducing a new c line this year, targeting the entry-level smartphone segment. The Moto x line will also be making a comeback this year, with the only model under the x line this year being the x4. Aimed at the mid-range segment, the Moto x4 will feature a 5.2-inch 1080p display with 3D glass and a “SmartCam” dual-camera setup at the rear.
The company’s flagship z line in 2017 will consist of the z play and the z force. Both of them will continue to support MotoMods like their predecessors and feature a design that won’t be very different either. In the connectivity department, the z force will offer a 1 Gigabit LTE modem, putting it on par with the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Sony Xperia XZ Premium.
The Moto c line will comprise of the Moto c and the Moto c plus. Moto c will feature a 5-inch display with FWVGA 400 x 854 resolution while the c plus is going to feature an HD display of the same size and a large 4000mAh capacity battery. Positioned above the Moto c models will be the new Moto e models. The Moto e will sport a 5-inch HD display with 2.5D curved glass while the e plus is going to offer a bigger 5.5-inch HD display and a huge 5000mAh capacity battery.
Surprisingly, Motorola will introduce two new G-series models as well in the coming months, dubbed gS and gS+. The gS will boast a full metal build and a 5.2-inch display with 1080 x 1920 Full HD resolution. The gS+ on the other hand, will feature a 5.5-inch 1080p display and a dual-camera setup at the back.