Moto Z2 Play has protection against water. It comes with water repellent nano-coating.
There are many differences between Moto Z2 Play and Moto Z Play.
01) Moto Z2 Play is slightly thinner than Moto Z Play.
02) Moto Z2 Play weight is 145 Grams while Moto Z Play weight is 165 Grams.
Moto Z2 Play has latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 chipset.
Moto Z2 Play has 12MP rear camera while Moto Z Play has 16MP rear camera. But Moto Z Play had simple LED flashlight for the front camera while Moto Z2 Play has Dual LED flash with the front camera.
Moto Z2 Play comes with latest Android 7.1 Nougat OS while Z Play comes with Marshmallow 6.0.1 OS. However, Motorola has already rolled out OTA update for Z Play for Android Nougat.
Moto Z2 Play come with 3000 mAh battery while Moto Z Play comes with 3,510 mAh battery.
Yes, you can use both the Sim cards as well SD card at the same time.
Moto Z2 Play thickness is just 5.99 mm. This is one of the thinnest smartphone in the world.
Moto Z2 Play comes with Water repellent nano-coating**. Advanced nano-coating technology creates a water repellent barrier to help protect against moderate exposure to water such as accidental spills, splashes or light rain. Not designed to be submersed in water, or exposed to pressurized water, or other liquids.