Top 7 things to know about the Moto G Turbo Edition

After having a successful run in the mid-range segment with the Moto G(3rd edition), Motorola came up with an upgraded version of the Moto G, which is the new Moto G Turbo Edition, the Turbo Edition comes with a more powerful chipset, i.e the Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor and an Adreno 415 GPU. The new Moto G Turbo Edition is available in India via Flipkart at a price tag of Rs 14,999, and currently, it is one of the best devices you’ll find in the mid-range segment. So, in this regard, we are going to tell you the top 7 things which you should know about the new Moto G Turbo Edition.

Top 7 things to know about the Moto G Turbo Edition-Moto G Turbo Edition


So, here is the list of the 7 things which you must know about the new Motorola Moto G Turbo Edition-

1.Gaming performance

The Moto G(3rd edition) was not a good gaming device, but with new Turbo Edition packing an Adreno 405 GPU, now the device can easily handle games like Asphalt 8, Modern Combat 5, Nova 3, etc, without any kind of issues.

2.Fast Charging

The new Moto G Turbo Edition supports a fast charger and also packs a Qualcomm fast charger, which can charge up the device from 0-100 % within 60-90 minutes.

3.Android v6.0(Marshmallow)

Though the Moto G Turbo Edition is running on Android version (5.1.1) Lollipop, Motorola has also confirmed that the device is going to receive the latest Android Marshmallow update.


Like the Moto G(3rd edition), the Moto G Turbo Edition also gets a 13 MP rear facing camera, and at the front there is a 5 MP front facing camera, both the camera  takes good quality pictures in both indoor and outdoor conditions, the rear camera is supported by a dual tone LED flash which produces good amount of light in dark lighting conditions.

5.Controlled Heating

The Moto G Turbo Edition packs a Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor, which is known for exhibiting heating issues, but surprisingly, the Moto G Turbo Edition doesn’t overheat, even when you do heavy gaming more a long period of time.The maximum temperature it reaches is around 41-43 degree celsius.

 6.No dual stereo speakers

Unlike the other generations of the Moto G, which had a dual stereo speaker, the new Moto G Turbo Edition has only a single speaker, but the good thing is that the speaker is loud enough and gives a good sound experience.

7.Average Display

The Moto G Turbo Edition sports a 5.0 inch IPS grade screen offering a resolution of (720×1280 p), when it comes to screen quality, the display is not that good if you look at the competition and the price point there are better options available, and the viewing angles are also quite average.


Device name Moto G Turbo Edition
Company Motorola
Release Date November 2015
Sim Dual-sim
Sim-Type Micro
Weight 155g
Dimension (5.59×2.85×0.46)inches
Body IP67 certified
Colors available in Black,White
Screen Size 5.0 inch
Display Type IPS LCD
Resolution 720×1280 pixels
Pixel density ~ 294 ppi
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
O.S & Hardware
O.S Android v5.1.1(Lollipop)
Processor 1.5 GHz Octa-core
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 615
GPU Adreno 405
Internal memory 16 GB
micro-SD slot Yes
Expandable memory up to 32 GB
Proximity Sensor Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Ambient Light Sensor Yes
Compass Yes
Primary Camera 13 MP
Resolution 4128×3096 pixels
Secondary Camera 5 MP
Video HD recording at 1080p @30fps
Features Dual-tone LED flash,panorama,auto-focus,
HDR,face detection,Geo-tagging
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth v 4.0
3G Yes
4G Yes
USB micro-USB,v 2.0
FM Radio Yes
Audio Jack Yes,3.5 mm stereo audio jack
Loud Speaker Mono
Capacity 2470 mAh (Li-Po)
Removable No
Talk Time upto 8+ hrs (3G)
Store & Price
flipkart Rs 9,999Click here to buy


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