Motorola Moto G Turbo LTE Edition Launched At Rs 14499; Here’s Everything You Need To Know

As reported earlier, Motorola has launched the Moto G Turbo Edition in India. It is the company’s upgraded version of 3rd-Generation Moto G smartphone which made its first debut in Mexico last month. You can get it exclusively on Flipkart starting today.

Motorola is also offering 100-percent cashback for 100 customers till December 13, up to Rs 6,000 off on excahnge on old smartphone and double data free internet access for Airtel customers. You can buy it by paying a lumsom of Rs. 14,499 directly.

The Moto G Turbo Edition is actually a rugged device and today it hits the e-commerce portal in India by packing a faster Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 615 Octa-Core processor and unlike the S410 CPU found in earlier smartphones launched in 2015. It also comes with IP67 certification, which means it can be submerged into static water of up to 1 metre for falh and hour without any doubt of damage and is also dust-resistant by the way. the Moto G (2015) came with IPX7 and has not been tested against dust resistance.

The name itself carries the power and the Moto G Turbo Edition also equipped with a fast charging feature or what so-called Turb Charge, which have seen with the Moto Turbo phones and the new Moto X series, such as Moto X Play and Moto X Style.

Speaking about the design and screen. Honestly to say nothing found different, from the Moto G 3rd-Gen point of view. The matte-finish removable back cover has the familiar design that we already experienced with the Moto G devices. The camera is bang in the center of the rear cover with the dual-LED flash below and the Motorola M logo there. The Moto G Turbo Edition has 5-inch HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection, and it is covered with fingerprint sensor and the screen is sharp and vivid, when you bring down the brightness to zero and thanks to the higher graphics chip, Adreno 405 GPU, allows user play heavy games like Beach Buggy or Asphalt.

The phone’s clean UI and interface will appeal to the Android fans. With higher processor means that the Moto G Turbo Edition can handle games, multi-tasking quite easily. On software front, it runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop and hoping that the Android 6 update will roll out soon for this one as well.

Like its predecessor, this new Turbo Edition also garnered with 13-megapixel camera on its back and 5-megapixel on its front-facing and both the sensors has zero shutter lag and there’s a video stabilization feature as well. You can tinker with the exposure and focus in the settings.

Battery on Moto G Turbo Edition, you will get a decent 2470mAh unit as G3, but this time around, Motorola has added the Turbo charging feature which offers six hours of battery life with just 15 minutes of charge. The phone took less than 40 minutes to get to a full charge using the bundled 15W Turbo charger.


In Brief:

  • 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection
  • 1.5GHz Octa-Core 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor with Adreno 405 GPU
  • 2GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable microSD Card support memory up to 32GB
  • Dual SIM
  • Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
  • 13MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, IR filter, f/2.0 aperture, 1080p video recording
  • 5MP front-facing camera with 72-degree wide viewing angle
  • IP67 rating for dust and water resistance
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • Dimensions: 142.1 x 72.4 x 6.1-11.6mm; Weight: 155g
  • 4G LTE / 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
  • 2,470 mAh battery with Turbo Charging

Launch offers:

  • Turbo Buyers: 100% cashback for 100 lucky customers
  • Turbo Upgrade: Exchange your old smartphone for upto INR 6000/-
  • Turbo Data: Double your data for free on Airtel

Available to buy in Black with DeepSea Blue back and White colors exclusively from Flipkart starting today from 12PM. The Moto G Turbo is a slightly highly-rebranded version of the Moto G3 with dust resistance and fast charging technology.