Yesterday two smartphone called Droid Turbo 2 and Droid Maxx 2 has been announced by Motorola at an event. Droid Turbo 2 is the company’s flagship smartphone which is consider to be the successor of Droid Turbo that was launched last year.
It is said by Rick Osterloh who is the company’s president; it took them three years to come up with this new shatterproof display technology, that they named it as “Moto ShatterShield.” The company revealed that the new shatterproof display on Droid Turbo 2 is made of flexible AMOLED screen, rigid aluminium core, dual-layer touch screen panels. So it can even resist when dropped on a slab of concrete.
The Droid Turbo 2 features a 5.4-inch Quad HD (1440×2560 pixels) shatterproof display and is powered by Snapdragon 810 64-bit octa-core processor. The handset runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with planned upgrade to Android 6.0 Marshmallow in coming months.
In the rear side of the device it has a 21MP camera with f/2.0 aperture, PDAF and dual LED flash and in the front side it has a 5MP camera for video calling and taking personal selfie . The device has 3GB RAM. The smartphone comes in two storage variants 32GB/64GB with microSD card slot for expansion up to 2TB. Connectivity wise the smartphone features 4G-LTE (Cat 4), Wi-Fi, NFC, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS and a microUSB port and a 3760mAh battery that can last for two days on mixed usage and also supports Quick Charging.
The smartphone will be launched exclusively via Verizon on October 29th and off contract it is priced at $624 and $720 for 32GB variant and 64GB variant respectively. The device can also be purchased on contract and will cost around $26 per month (up to 24 months) for 32GB version and $30 per month (up to 24 months) for 64GB version.
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