Motorola Droid Turbo was officially announced in October 2013. It was made available for purchase exclusively at Verizon later the same month, being one of the most powerful smartphones available on the market at the time.
The device is 143.5 mm tall, 73.3 mm wide, and 8.3 – 11.2 mm thin. It has a weight of 169 grams and is splash resistant. It arrives with a 5.2-inch Super AMOLED display with Quad HD (1440 x 2560) resolution, Gorilla Glass 3 protection, and an impressive pixel density of 565 ppi.
Motorola Droid Turbo was released with Android 4.4.4 KitKat on board and it’s upgradable to Android 5.0 Lollipop. The smartphone is underpinned by a Snapdragon 805 SoC based on four Krait 450 cores clocked at 2.7 GHz and an Adreno 420 GPU. It integrates 3 GB of RAM and 32 or 64 GB of internal storage.
The device is available in three body variants: Black Ballistic Nylon, Metallic Black, Metallic Red, and Blue. The connectivity features include LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0 Low energy, GPS with AGPS, GLONASS, NFC, infrared port, and microUSB 2.0.
Motorola Droid Turbo features a 21 MP rear-facing camera with autofocus, LED flash, geo-tagging, ouch focus, face detection, panorama, HDR, and support for 4K video recording. The secondary shooter has 2 MP resolution and Full HD video recording capabilities. The smartphone is kept alive by a massive 3,900 mAh battery.