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Moto Maxx to be Launched in India as Moto Turbo

Back in February, e-commerce portal Flipkart teased the launch of a new Motorola smartphone that was reportedly claimed to the Moto Maxx. Now, the launch of the device has been confirmed and as per a report by Times of India, the device will be called Moto Turbo in the country.

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The report claims that the Motorola’s India head Amit Boni stating that the firm will be launching the Moto Turbo with the latest Qualcomm processor, 21 MP camera and long lasting battery life with a 3,900 mAh battery. It is claimed that the device will render the fastest, most flexible and easiest user experience. Though the executive did not reveal the pricing of the smartphone, it is said that it will worth the pricing.

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Moto Turbo aka Moto Maxx is the global version of the Droid Turbo that was launched for the US carrier Verizon Wireless in the last year. The handset is touted to pump in a great backup of up to 48 hours on mixed usage. The device also supports the Turbo Charger claimed to render eight hours of backup in 15 minutes.

The Moto Turbo features black Ballistic Nylon back with light weight profile and a strong aluminum design. It is water resistant as well. The device carries a 5.2 inch AMOLED display with Quad HD resolution of 2560×1440 pixels and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Moto Turbo is powered by a 2.7 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 processor with Adreno 420 GPU and 3 GB of RAM.

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The handset packs 32 GB or 64 GB of non-expandable default storage space. Based on Android 4.4 KitKat operating system, the Motorola smartphone can be upgraded to Android 5.0 Lollipop. There is a 21 MP main camera with dual LED flash, 4K video recording support and f/2.0 aperture for better low light performance. Up front is a 2 MP front facer for video conferencing and clicking self portrait shots. Moto Turbo comes packed with 4G LTE, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, GLONASS and NFC and a 3,900 mAh battery.

Key Specs

Model Moto Turbo
Display 5.2 inch, QHD
Processor 2.7 GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 805
Internal Storage 64 GB, Non-Expandable
OS Android 4.4.4 KitKat
Camera 21 MP/ 2 MP
Battery 3,900 mAh