Motorola DROID Turbo

Updated 7 years ago


  • This week: 2181 views
  • All time: 78444 views


Key Specifications See full specifications
OS Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat), planned upgrade to v5.0 (Lollipop)
Shades Black Ballistic Nylon, Metallic Red, Metallic Black
Battery Non-removable Li-Po 3900 mAh
Rear Camera 21 MP
Front Camera
Primary Rear Camera 21 MP, 5291x3968 Pixels, Digital Zoom, Autofocus, Dual LED flash
Display Size 5.2 inch
Internal Storage 32 GB / 64 GB
Processor Quad-core, 2.7 GHz Krait 450
Our Ratings
Ease of Use
Value For Money
Quick Facts & Price
Announced Oct, 2014
Form Factor Bar
Released Oct, 2014
Languages English
OS Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat), planned upgrade to v5.0 (Lollipop)
Box Content Handset, Charger, Headset, Battery, USB cable, Warranty card, User Manual
Shades Black Ballistic Nylon, Metallic Red, Metallic Black
Note For Verizon
Processor & Sound
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 805
Graphics Processor Adreno 420 600 MHz
Processor Quad-core, 2.7 GHz Krait 450
Auto Focus
Camera Flash Dual LED
Rear Camera 21 MP
Digital Zoom 4 x
Face Detection
Camera Resolution 5291x3968 pixels
Front Camera
Touch Focus
Video Resolution 2160p @ 24fps, 1080p @ 30fps
Resolution (Front) 2 pixels
Video Resolution (Front) 1080p
Camera Features Panorama, Auto HDR, Burst mode
Primary Rear Camera 21 MP, 5291x3968 Pixels, Digital Zoom, Autofocus, Dual LED flash
Display Colours 16 Million
Pixels Per Inch Density 565 ppi
Display Resolution (H) 1440 pixels
Display Resolution (V) 2560 pixels
Display Size 5.2 inch
Screen Protection Water Resistant, Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Display Type Super AMOLED
Display Features Capacitive Touchscreen, Moto Display
RAM & Storage
Call Log
Internal Storage 32 GB / 64 GB
Memory Card No
Phonebook Capacity Unlimited
Dimensions & Weight
Height 143.5 mm
Thickness Metallic Red, Metallic Black - 7.8-10.6mm, Black Ballistic Nylon- 8.3-11.2 mm
Weight Black Ballistic Nylon-176 gms, Metallic Red, Metallic Black - 169 gms
Width 73.3 mm
Battery Size & Backup
Wireless charging
Talktime (3G) Up to 48 hours
Stand-by (3G) Up to 675 hours
Battery Non-removable Li-Po 3900 mAh
Internet & Connectivity
Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, LE
Browser HTML5
USB microUSB v2.0
SIM Type Nano-SIM
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz, CDMA 800 / 1900 MHz
3G Network HSDPA 2100 MHz, CDMA 2000 MHz
4G Network LTE 700 / 1700 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 MHz
Data Speed HSDPA, HSUPA; LTE, Cat4, 150 Mbps DL, 50 Mbps UL
Networks 2G + 3G + 4G
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
Alarm Clock
Noise Cancellation Yes, with dedicated mic
Java Yes, via Java MIDP emulator
Office Applications Document editor
Voice Dialing
Voice Memo
Other Features Fast battery charging: 60% in 30 min (Quick Charge 2.0)
3.5mm Jack/Port
Radio No
Image/Video Editor
Image Viewer
Music Player
Video Player
Video Recording
Voice Recording
Ringtones MP3, WAV
T9 Dictionary
Predictive Text Input
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Social Networking Facebook, Twitter
Accelerometer Sensor
Gyro Sensor
Proximity Sensor

Motorola DROID Turbo Review

01 Nov, 14 03:34 PM


A Picture Perfect Camera Phone
By Natasha

Motorola has launched a wide range of smartphones in the gadget market and the & 'DROID Turbo' is one of them. This Android based smartphone is released by the company in the month of October, 2014. Let's take a closer look at the specifications of this smartphone.

Design and Display

The device is stylish as far as looks are concerned. It features a subtle frame in premium ballistic nylon which gives it a textured look, offers durability and is light in weight. The phone is easy to use and can easily fit into most palms. It has got a height of 143.5 mm and width of 73.3 mm whereas the thickness and weight depends on the color option you choose. The Black Ballistic Nylon has a thickness in the range of 8.3-11.2 mm and weighs 176 gms while the Metallic Red and Metallic Black has got a weight of 169 gms and a thickness range of 7.8-10.6mm. The front panel of phone is dominated by a 5.2-inches Quad HD display which has a resolution power of 2560x1440 pixels and 565 ppi pixel density. The phone is water-resistant so that one can capture pictures and videos under water.

Hardware and Software

Powering the smartphone is a Quad-core processor that has a clock speed of 2.7 GHz and an enough power to handle the apps. The device comes equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 chip-set and an Adreno 420 as its graphical processing unit. The DROID Turbo runs on the Android version 4.4.4 KitKat operating system with a planned upgrade to Android v5.0 Lollipop. It is coupled to a RAM of 3 GB and an internal storage of 32 or 64 GB. Overall, the hardware part sounds great.

Telephony and Messaging

The device operates at 2G (GSM/CDMA), 3G (HSDPA/CDMA) and 4G (LTE) network frequencies. The user can store an unlimited number of contacts to its phonebook memory. The messaging facilities available for the device are SMS, MMS, email, push email and IM. It is also featured with a predictive text input which helps in typing.


The 21 MP rear camera comes loaded with a number of features like Auto HDR, panorama, auto-focus and tap to focus, tap anywhere to capture, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, burst mode and dual-LED flash. It can capture 5291x3968 resolution pictures which is quite interesting. The secondary camera has a 2 MP count which allows the user to make a video call. One can also take 1600x1200 pixels resolution selfies.

Connectivity and Battery

The networking and connectivity options available for the device include 3G, 4G, GPRS, EDGE, Wi-Fi, micro USB, Infrared, NFC, GPS with A-GPS support and hands-free connectivity. Backing up the device is a Li-Po 3900 mAh battery which delivers a talk-time up to 48 hours and standby time up to 675 hours on 3G network. It also offers up to 8 hours of mixed usage with a 15 minutes of charging.


The Motorola DROID Turbo is available in Black Ballistic Nylon, Metallic Red and Metallic Black shades. The Motorola DROID Turbo is available on Verizon Wireless in the U.S. with a price tag of $199 (INR 12,000) for 32GB Metallic Black, Metallic Red or Ballistic Nylon versions and $249 (INR 15000) for the 64GB Ballistic Nylon version.

Quick Facts - Motorola DROID Turbo

Motorola DROID Turbo


Popular Mobiles

This Week
Nokia 5233
Nokia N8

User Reviews for Motorola DROID Turbo

Reviews Submitted by Maxabout Community

Be the first to write a review for Motorola DROID Turbo

Submit your Review