Motorola DROID Maxx 2 and DROID Turbo 2 smartphones announced
Motorola has launched two new phone for Verizon named the DROID Maxx 2 and DROID Turbo 2. Both of these phones will be available online and local outlets from October 29, 2015.
The Motorola Droid Maxx 2 will be available in Black / Deep Sea Blue Black and White / Winter White back colors and is priced at US$ 384 off contract from Verizon. Users can also get the phone at US$ 16 / month for 24 months of contract.
The Motorola DROID Turbo 2 comes in Black Soft Grip, White Soft Grip, Black Pebble Leather and Grey Ballistic Nylon colors. It is priced at US$ 625 without contract on Verizon. It also has US$ 26 / month for 24 months on contract.
Motorola DROID Maxx 2 Specifications
The phone has dimensions of 148 x 75 x 8.9 – 10.9 mm and weighs 169 Grams. It runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OS and is upgradeable to Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The handset comes with single nano SIM slot that supports 4G-LTE / 3G HSPA+ networks.
The DROID Maxx 2 Specs include 5.5-Inch display that has 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution. It also has Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection and supports multi-touch. The phone gets the processing power from Octa Core 64-Bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 Processor (1.7GHz x 4 + 1.1GHz x 4) and Adreno 405 GPU for graphics.
The phone is backed by 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal ROM. The storage is further expandable up to 128GB using microSD card. It has a long lasting 3630 mAh battery that fuel the hardware. It also supports turbo charging.
On the front side of the cell phone is a 5MP selfie camera. The rear side sports a powerful 21MP primary shooter with F/2.0 Aperture, Dual-Tone LED Flash, Zero Shutter Lag, Rapid Focus and 1080p video recording capabilities.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Dual Band, Bluetooth V4.0, MicroUSB V2.0, GPS, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.
Motorola DROID Turbo 2 Specifications
This is a premium smartphone that features a 5.4-Inch AMOLED Display with Moto Shattershield (shatter proof), making it world’s first shatter proof display. It has 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution at 540 ppi pixel density.
The DROID Turbo 2 Specs include 2GHz Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 Processor with Adreno 430 GPU. It has 3GB LPDDR4 RAM and comes in 32GB and 64GB storage variants and has MicroSD Card slot that allows further storage expansion up to 2TB.
On the back is a 21MP primary camera with dual-tone LED flash, F/2.0 Aperture, Zero Shutter Lag, Rapid Focus and records 4K videos. On the front is a 5MP selfie camera that is equipped with F/2.0 Aperture, 87 degree wide angle lens, 1.4um pixel size and LED flash.
This mobile phone has dimensions of 149.8 x 78 x 7.6 – 9.2 mm and weighs 169 Grams. It has a slight curve and includes a 3760 mAh battery that supports Turbo Charging, PMA and Qi Charging.
The DROID Turbo 2 features all the connectivity options like 4G-LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Dual Band (2.4/5GHz) with MIMO, Bluetooth V4.1 LE, GPS/GLONASS, NFC, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.