If you like smartphones with mods then this is good news for you. Motorola has launched a new member to its Mod-compatible series. The new Motorola Moto Z4 is the fourth generation of its Z series. It’s not a true flagship but rather an affordable smartphone for Android enthusiasts. However, with the swappable moto modules, customers are worried wether the new Moto Z4 is waterproof or not. Today we will find out in our Moto Z4 waterproof test.
Motorola Moto device comes with stock android experience and Moto Z4 is no exception. It has good performance with simple software. A capable camera and supports Moto Mods as well. So its clearly a bargain who is fond of Moto Mods. So today we will conduct a simple Motorola Moto Z4 waterproof test to find whether it is waterproof or not.
Is Motorola Moto Z4 waterproof device?
Waterproof smartphones are really necessary in the modern world since it is great to have a smartphone which doesn’t get water damage. A waterproof smartphone is a smartphone which can handle any accidental water splashes and an extended period of water immersion. A waterproof smartphone also comes with many features like underwater photography underwater video calls etc.
You will become happy after knowing that the Motorola Moto Z4 is IP67 certified. Hence it can stand and water splashes or immersion in water.
A waterproof device contains special IP ratings. An IP rating is an international standard which is used to define levels of sealing effectiveness of modern smartphones. These IP ratings are presented in the form of IP followed by two numbers.
IP68 rating is the best that a smartphone can hold. However, it is important to note that this IP testing is done against fresh water. So you might end with slightly different results against salt water or other liquids such as soft drinks.
Although, with a waterproof coating, these phones may sustain minor splashes; Dropping them in water can render these phones unusable. It is because for a smartphone to be waterproof, the water should not reach the internal circuitry at all. Therefore, in such phones, the speakers, the SIM tray, and all the ports need to be adequately sealed. However, we will still conduct Motorola Moto Z4 waterproof test to see the waterproof capabilities of this device.
Motorola Moto Z4 Waterproof Test
Since the official website says the device is IP67 waterproof, we are going to confirm it. Get ready for the Motorola Moto Z4 waterproof test.
This test is purely based on individual/team observation. This test will only give an idea of whether a device is waterproof or not. We recommend users not to try this test at home, as it might damage your device.
Before we start our test, lets get a close look at device specifications:
|Device Name||Motorola Moto Z4|
|Screen||6.0 inch 1080 x 2160 pixels|
|RAM/ROM||6 GB | 64 GB|
|Primary Camera||Dual (16MP + 8MP)|
|IP67/68 waterproof ratings||IP67|
After conducting the test on Motorola Moto Z4, we can say that the device is waterproof and splashproof. There is no problem while using the device after the test. However, moto mods doesn’t work quite well when the device is immersed in water.
A waterproof smartphone is a smartphone which can handle any accidental water splashes and an extended period of water immersion. A waterproof smartphone also comes with many features like underwater photography underwater video calls etc.
Since the device is IP67 certified, we can say that you can use this device for water-related activities such as underwater photography, videography, etc.