[Deal] Take $50 off the Moto Z Play, buy it for $399

Its successor may be coming soon, but right now you can get the Moto Z Play for $50 less than its usual price. Last year’s device is getting ready to be refreshed; therefore, it’s maker wants to unload existing inventory. There’s no better way to quickly get units out off your hands than running sales. So Lenovo is sharing a promotional code that takes a nice amount off what people normally pay for the Moto Z Play.

The 2016 phone can now be bought for $399 using MOTOZPLAY50OFF at checkout. It takes $50 off the $499 price tag, and you can still utilize a payment plan to spread the cost over a number of months.

Lenovo’s Moto Z Play features a 5.5-inch Full HD AMOLED display, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 625, 3GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage with a microSD card rslot, a 16MP rear camera, a 5MP front camera, a 3510mAh battery, and Android 7.0 Nougat. The battery and clean software is what made this phone one of the best of 2016 despite coming in quietly. It earned Lenovo a ton of praise because performance is as smooth as it gets and the longevity beats out rivals of the same size.

Just remember that the Moto Z2 Play, the 2017 successor, will likely be announced sometime next month. So don’t purchase the Moto Z Play yet if you’re someone who seeks the latest and greatest.

The promo code expires on May 28 at 12:59AM ET, and it looks like only the unlocked model of the phone is eligible.

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About the Author: Justin Herrick

Born and raised in New Jersey, Justin is a graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University where he studied marketing with a focus on digital marketing. He's very talkative and enjoys discussing anything from technology and sports to video games and television. As for Justin's current device rotation, he carries around the Google Pixel and Nexus 9. In the rare case that his phone or tablet is not in his hand, he is either flicking through cards on his Moto 360 (2015) or typing away on the Microsoft Surface Book. Justin is patiently waiting for the day that Google replicates the Galaxy Nexus with modern day specifications.