Motorola has kick-started the year by announcing the launch of its two new Moto Mods. Lenovo backed Motorola announced the launch at CES 2018 on Tuesday. The Moto Mods are named as the Lenovo Vital Moto Mod and the Livermorium Slider Keyboard Moto Mod. These new mods, as well as the previous ones, will work perfectly on all the Moto Z series smartphones.
According to a report on India Today, these mods were developed after the company partnered with crowdfunding platform Indiegogo. The company invited developers to design functional and innovative mods for the Moto Z smartphone series. Furthermore, the Moto Mods will be compatible with Moto Z, Moto Z Play, Moto Z2 Play, Moto Z Force Droid and Moto Z2 Force Edition.
The Lenovo Vital Moto Mod will be available in the US from April with a price tag of $395 (approximately Rs. 25,200). And on the other hand, the Livermorium Slider Keyboard Moto Mod will be available later in the year with a price tag of $99 (approximately Rs. 6,300).
Lenovo Vital Moto Mod
The new Lenovo Vital Moto Mod allows users to check their health vitals on their smartphones. The five vital signs that this Lenovo mod record is the pulse Ox, heart rate, respiratory rate, core body temperature and systolic & diastolic blood pressure. Moreover, all these vital signs are easily recorded by the user simply placing their finger in the mod.
Livermorium Slider Keyboard Moto Mod
The Livermorium Slider Keyboard Moto Mod is a full sized QWERTY keyboard. The QWERTY keyboard is added to the Moto phone’s display with a 60-degree tilt. This mod is very similar to the Blackberry smartphones and will make the BB users feel nostalgic. The 60-degree tilt is to make it easier for the users to type on the keyboard while viewing the display.
Motorola had recently launched three new Moto Mods in India namely TurboPower Pack Mod, GamePad Mod and JBL SoundBoost 2 Mod. All these mods can either be purchased or rented in the county. Additionally, with the new mods in the lineup, we will have to wait and see the response towards them.