Moto G turbo specs and review with pros and cons

Moto G turbo

Two years back motorola started Moto series and Moto G is the most popular smartphone in this series. The last 2 Versions of Moto G were very successful and popular among customers. Following the same legacy Motorola launched the latest version of Moto G, Moto G Turbo. It is an upgraded version of moto g 3rd gen. At 15000 INR price it’s going to compete against the Xiaomi mi4i, Xiaomi mi4, Samsung galaxy j5, Samsung galaxy j7, Lenovo vibe p1 and the Lenovo vibe s1.  In India it is available from Flipkart. So is the new moto g turbo is the new best bang for buck device? let’s find out.

What’s new in Moto g turbo

  • Better processor snapdragon 615 instead of snapdragon 410.
  • Fast charging support full charge in 40 mins.

Moto G turbo specs

Moto G turbo               specifications
AndroidAndroid v5.1.1 Lollipop.
Form factor72.4×142.1×6.1 mm155g
Screen5.0 inch HD 1280 x 720 Pixels covered by Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
Processor1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 octa Core.Adreno 405 GPU.
Ram2 GB ddr3.
Camera13 MP, f/2.0, Field of View (FOV) 76 Degrees, Auto Focus, Quick Capture (Twist Wrist to Launch Camera), Tap Anywhere to Capture, Slow Motion Video, Burst Mode, Auto HDR, Panorama.5 MP front.
Storage16 GB internal upto 32 GB expandable.
Battery2470 mAh non user removable.Turbo charge support.
Connectivity 4G,3G, wi-fi, Bluetooth 4.0, usb 2.0, OTG Compatible and A-GPS.
OthersAccelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Sensor Hub.
Price14999 INR.

Pros of Moto G turbo

  • Regular OS updates, means 100% android M update.
  • Good camera, 13MP+5MP.
  • 4G LTE support.
  • Dual sim support.
  • Good build quality.
  • Android Lollipop out of the box.
  • Good battery life.
  • Water resistant upto 3 feet for 30 mins.
  • 2GB ddr3 ram.
  • Octa core processor.

Cons of Moto G turbo

  • Screen is not full HD, so screen will be less sharper if you had used a Full HD smartphone. But still it is a good screen with good viewing angles and colours and it’s also protected by Gorilla glass 3, The 720P screen also helps in saving battery.
  • No NFC support.
  • Available only via flipkart.

Final verdict should you buy it?

The moto G turbo is a great update in moto G series and like other Motorola moto series smartphone the moto g turbo is the best smartphone under 15000 INR. The build quality is good and it feels solid in hands. The snapdragon 615 is a very good processor and the most used processor in low mid range segment, and combined with 2GB ram and Adreno 405 GPU it can handle almost heavy multitasking and gaming without an issue. The camera quality is good for the price and selfie camera shoots good quality pics. It also comes with 4G LTE, dual sim functionality, turbo charge, regular os updates and it’s water resistant which make Moto G turbo a great deal. Over all if you are looking for a great value for money smartphone under 15000 INR then Moto G turbo is for you

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