Motorola Moto G Turbo Reviews – A new name in the Moto’s list of mid-range smartphones. Motorola had made a great comeback in 2014 with its Moto G 2nd Generation and since then it has retained its market value and again established itself as one of the top brands dealing with smartphones.
Motorola G Turbo edition is being said to be the dust and water resistant version of Moto G3 and comes with a better processor and faster-charging ability. The price of this new phone is officially said to be Rs.14,499, slightly higher than Moto G3 probably because of its better specifications. Moto G Turbo edition looks exactly like the Moto G3; it seems like Moto wants to stick with its same design for the G edition.
But Moto G Turbo has made some changes in its higher price. Moto G Turbo has a faster and a better processor, faster-charging facility and comes with IP67 certification which means that it can withstand both dust and water while the regular Moto G3 has been tested for only water resistance.
Now let us have a better look at its specifications and find out what is the real difference between the new Turbo and regular G3.
- 1 Motorola Moto G Turbo Review: Check Price and Features details
Motorola Moto G Turbo Review: Check Price and Features details
Motorola Moto G Turbo Design and Look
Design and Look: As far as the design specifications are concerned Moto G Turbo is quite the same as Moto G3. There doesn’t seem to be much difference except its IP67 certification for which it has provided some better protection from dust and water. They both measure and weigh the same. The rear has a rubbery finish that offers a solid grip and has rubber inserts on the underside which form seals around the micro-SD slots. It has got a curved back which is the current style of any Moto smartphone. At its rear, it has a camera, and the Moto’s ‘M’ logo embossed on it. It is probably one of the most attractive phones in its price range.
Motorola Moto G Turbo Touch and Display
Touch and Display: Moto G Turbo has a full HD 5-inches panel with the resolution of 720x1280pixels which turns out to be a bit disappointing for this price bracket today. The screen has a protection of Corning Gorilla Glass 3. The display is gorgeous and vibrant although it gives a little sense of a bit higher saturation and added warmth. Its brightness is creating a little issue as far as outdoor view is considered but it is entirely fine for an indoor picture with low intensity of light. Well! This issue can be seen as it is prevalent in every other phone in this range.
Motorola Moto G Turbo Software
Software: With Snapdragon 410, Moto G3 was already on the expensive side in comparison to other smartphones at its range, but Moto G Turbo comes with a further enhancement on its processor. This phone supports latest and the fastest flagship standard Snapdragon 615 octa-core. Along with the fast processor, it has 2GB of RAM. This combination of improved processor and more RAM is of great advantage while playing HD games as it doesn’t undergo any lag.
This phone runs on Android OS, v5.1.1 (Lollipop) and is also upgradable to Marshmallow v6.0. Well! It is a great news for all those who were looking forward to purchasing this phone. It also supports quad-core Cortex A53 clocked at a speed of 1.7GHz and graphics are handled by the integrated Adreno 405 GPU. It supports other facilities like GPS and Wi-Fi connectivity, Bluetooth connectivity, etc. like every other regular smartphone in this price bracket.
Motorola Moto G Turbo Camera
Camera: Now coming on to its camera features, Moto has already quite a reputation for delivering detailed images. Moto G Turbo too lives up to this expectation of its customers. The primary camera of this phone is of 13megapixel with an aperture of f/2.0 which helps deliver bright photos. The rear camera comes with an autofocus and dual-LED flash.
The features that the rear camera supports are Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, and auto-HDR. It can also record video at 1080p strength. The front camera is of 5-megapixel with an aperture of f/2.2 and also supports auto-HDR. The front camera delivers beautiful selfies that are bright and lively. The camera specifications are good and help you capture sharper images with a flawless finish.
Motorola Moto G Turbo Battery Life
Battery Life: This phone comes with a non-removable Li-ion 2470mAh battery. The battery lasts for a day with a bit to spare even with an everyday use of a fair amount of 4G traffic, voice calls and a good amount of gaming. The battery comes with a fast charging ability which means that you can charge it from zero to hundred percent in less than half an hour.
It provides a 24 hours talk-time in 3G networks and supports all other required daily workload over the phone such as net browsing, texting, game playing, listening music, etc. Moto G Turbo leaves a decent impression in this regard.
Motorola Moto G Turbo Variants and Price
Variants and Price: As of now, the phone comes in just two colors that are black and white. And as far as the price is concerned it is said to be 14,499 INR which is Rs.1500 higher than the regular Moto G3. However, you can find a little difference in its price according to the offers from different online stores.
Motorola Moto G Turbo Suggestions
Suggestions: Now, let us see what does the tech reviewers have to say regarding this turbo quality Moto G Turbo. Quite a few low-cost models have arrived the market presently as there is more horde for flagship standard expensive smartphones. At such a situation Motorola has done quite a good job by introducing this mid-range smartphone.
At a price of Rs.14,499 this smartphone is almost a complete package with a high-speed processor, fast charging facility, Android OS that is upgradable to the latest Marshmallow, no noticeable lags even while playing online games and multi-app switching, and most importantly its dust and water resistant capability. This phone can resist water for up to 30 minutes.
Here the phone seems to be Turbo, not only by its name but also by its abilities. Its looks and design specifications are good enough for this range. The camera feature seems to be awesome, and it also possesses an incredible battery life of 2470mAh. Motorola is offering a good deal at this price bracket.