The beastly Motorola Droid Turbo has been granted a pretty attractive price cut by Verizon. US buyers can now purchase the handset in exchange of just $499.99 off-contract. That applies to the 32GB variant of the device, while the 64GB version will set you back by $549.99.
With a two-year Verizon contract though, the Motorola Droid Turbo still goes for $99.99 or $149.99. While the 32GB model was earlier selling for $599.99, the 64GB variant was being offered at $649.99.
Even at those retail values, the Droid Turbo was still as excellent a smartphone as it is with its new costs. This device is highlighted by its huge 3900mAh battery that promises 48-hour usage and offers support for wireless charging as well as fast charging.
Motorola has blessed it with a 5.2-inch Super AMOLED panel bearing a 2K resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels and a pixel density count of 565ppi. It runs on the combination of a 2.7GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 processor, an Adreno 420 GPU and 3GB worth of RAM.
Here’s a quick glance at the specs of the Motorola Droid Turbo:
– Display: 5.2-inch, 1440 x 2560 pixels (565ppi)
– OS: Android 4.4 KitKat (Upgradable to 5.1 Lollipop)
– Processor: 2.7GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 805
– GPU: Adreno 420
– Memory: 3GB RAM, 32GB/64GB storage options (non-expandable)
– Battery: 3900mAh
– Camera: 2MP front, 21MP rear
– Dimensions: 143.5 x 73.3 x 7.8mm
– Weight: 169gms
– Connectivity: 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 (a/g/b/n/ac), NFC, microUSB
The Droid Turbo is the beneficiary of a 21MP camera with 4K video support, that can be found on its rear surface. On its front moreover, it carries a 2MP snapper capable of clicking high resolution selfies and 1080p full HD videos.
The Motorola Droid Turbo is a Verizon exclusive smartphone in the US, and is sold in other parts of the globe under different names. In Latin America, it’s called the Moto Maxx while in India, it’s referred to as the Moto Turbo.