Motorola RIZR Z3 Overview

Key Features
TFT 262k Colour Screen (176 x 220 Pixels)
Music Player
2 Megapixel Camera with Flash
Quad Band Technology (GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800 & GSM 1900)
EDGE & Bluetooth® Technology

Motorola RIZR Z3 Review

The Motorola RIZR Z3 is a sleek looking mobile handset which comes with a super smooth & stylish slider mechanism. The sleek slider phone comes is a choice of stylish colours & has a slim, narrow casing. The Motorola RIZR is 16 mm in depth, 106 mm in length & 46 mm in width which is compact & easy to handle. The phone can be used in its open & closed position as it comes with external keys as well as an internal keypad. The RIZR has a user friendly navigation key which can be accessed when the phone is in its slide open or slide closed position. The phone weighs 115 grams which is a solid weight & provides the user with a good feel to the handset. The Motorola RIZR is also known as the MotoRIZR & has been designed beautifully by Motorola with the users needs in mind. The RIZR has a slide open action whereas the Motorola RAZR V3i & Motorola KRZR K1 come with clamshell opening mechanisms.

The phone comes with a large TFT screen which measures 1.9 Inches & displays up to 262k colour. the screen has a 176 x 220 pixel screen resolution. The user can change their screensavers & wallpapers to suit their taste. The screen works as a full colour viewfinder for when the user is taking photos & recording video. The RIZR has a two megapixel camera feature which comes with a high intensity camera light for the user to capture their photos & video in darker environments. The user can use the handset like a digital camera as the camera comes with camera keys situated on the side & the screen works as a landscape viewfinder. The Motorola RIZR allows the user to capture their memories & experiences as full colour moving footage with the video record feature. The user can record, play & save video footage on their mobile phone.

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The quad band technology allows the user to use their mobile phone worldwide which works over GSM 850, GSM 900, GSM 1800 & GSM 1900. The quad band network will switch between the bands automatically without the user having to lift a finger. The RIZR comes with a WAP browser which allows the user to access the Internet from their mobile handset. The phone comes with EDGE which provides a fast & efficient data transfer speed. The built in Bluetooth® technology provides the user with a wirefree connection between Bluetooth® compatible devices. The user can use a USB cable to access data & download files. The user can transfer their music files using the USB connection & store their music on their mobile phones memory. The Motorola RIZR comes with 20 Mbytes of built in memory but the user can insert a MicroSD™ memory card into the designated memory slot for up to 1 Gbyte of storage. The battery will provide the user with two hundred & thirty hours of standby time & approximately three & a half hours of talk time.

The RIZR comes with multiple messaging capabilities which include text messaging, enhanced messaging, multimedia messaging & instant messaging. The user can send photos & video clips to friends using the multimedia message service. The messages are all easy to access from the phones main menu & are easy to create & send. The Motorola RIZR comes with a built in music player which supports a variety of music formats including MP3, AAC, AAC+ & AAC+ Enhanced music format. The user will have music on the move with the user friendly music player & the user can change their ringing tones to suit their taste. The RIZR has a handsfree speaker phone feature which allows the user to carry out a conversation over the phones speakers therefore giving the user a handsfree call experience. The user can access their music feature, calendar, phone book & other applications whilst on a flight with the flight mode feature.

Motorola RIZR Z3 Specifications & Features

TFT 262k Colour Screen (176 x 220 Pixels)

2 Megapixel Camera
Digital Zoom
Dedicated Camera Keys
Video Record
Video Player
Downloadable Themes
Picture Caller ID

SMS (Text Messaging)
EMS (Enhanced Messaging)
MMS (Multimedia Messaging)
Instant Messaging
Group SMS
Predictive Text

Music Player (MP3, AAC, AAC+ & AAC+ Enhanced)
Polyphonic Ringtones
MP3 Ringtones
Handsfree Speaker
Voice Recognition

Java™ Games
Embedded Games
Downloadable Games

Currency Converter
Alarm Clock
Flight Mode


Quad Band Technology (GSM 850, 900, 1800 & 1900)


Memory & Talk Time
20 Mbytes Memory plus MicroSD™ Memory Card
3.5 Hours Talk Time
230 Hours Standby

Weight & Size
115 g
106 x 46 x 16 mm