Motorola Moto G Turbo Edition Tech4um Review

Motorola Moto G Turbo Edition Tech4um Review

Motorola Moto G Turbo Edition
Motorola Moto G Turbo Edition

The launch month for Motorola Moto G Turbo Edition is November 2015. A gist of Motorola Moto G Turbo Edition’s specifications are :

  • 2 GB RAM
  • 5 inch HD Display
  • 13 MP Primary Camera and 5 MP Secondary Camera


 Motorola Moto G Turbo Edition
Model NumberXT1557
Model NameMoto G Turbo Edition
SIM TypeDual SIM
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 615
Processor CoreOcta Core
Processor Clock Speed1.5 GHz
Secondary Clock Speed1 GHz
Operating FrequencyGSM - 850, 900, 1800, 1900; WCDMA - 850, 900, 2100; 4G LTE - Band (1, 3, 7, 8, 28, 40)
Size5 inch
Resolution1280 x 720 Pixels, 294 ppi approx
Display TypeIPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
ProtectionCorning Gorilla Glass 3
Internal16 GB ROM, 2 GB RAM
ExpandableYes, upto 32 GB
Primary Camera13 MP, f/2.0, autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
FeaturesGeo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, panorama, auto-HDR
FlashYes, dual
Secondary Camera5 MP, f/2.2, Field of View (FOV) 72 Degrees, Display Flash, Fixed Focus, Tap Anywhere to Capture
Flash No
Operating System
OSAndroid Lollipop 5.1.1
Network Type4G LTE, 3G, 2G
BluetoothYes v4
USBYes, micro USB
Audio JackYes, 3.5 mm
Power Supply
Battery2470 mAh, Li-Ion
Height142.1 mm
Width72.4 mm
Depth11.6 mm
Weight155 gm
Other Details
Removable BatteryNo
SensorsDual Accelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Sensor Hub
Other FeaturesIP67: Dust and Water Resistant, Turbo Charge Capacity: 15 W

Price Range

As on 14th March 2017 price of this device is around 9999 INR.

Value for Money

Value for Money 
Overall Rating7.8/10
Price Rating8.5/10
Performance Rating7.5/10
Display Rating7.5/10
Battery Life8/10

Reviews of Motorola Moto G Turbo Edition

General Reviews of the users are as follows:


  • Good CPU and GPU.
  • 2 GB RAM in this price range is an additional benefit which provides lag free service.
  • Water and Dust Resistant
  • Fast Charging/Turbo Charging
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 3 Protection in this price range.


  • Heating has been observed when using 4G and Wifi.

Motorola’s best selling device Moto G with some new updates to scale up to the changing world. You can search all over the internet and use this device as much as you like to find out some cons but you won’t. Providing 2 GB RAM along side an Octa Core QSD Processor is great in this price range. A few small but efficient features have been added such as Water and Dust Resistant, Fast Charging and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. With Turbo Charging you can charge this device at the rate of 50% in 30-35 Min, 80% in 1 Hour, 100% in 1 Hour 30 Min.

This device is one of the best device under 10k INR range.

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About Motorola

Motorola was acquired by Google in 2012 and further Lenovo acquired Motorola in 2014. Since 2012 Motorola has launched smartphones in all price ranges. Starting with Moto X in 2013 Motorola launched its first smartphone with Google as a high end phone, Moto G in the middle price range and Moto E in the lower price range segment.