Motorola has sent out invites for its Moto X Force India launch event, scheduled for February 1-2 in Gurgaon. This confirms an earlier that the device was expected to come to India on February 2.
The phone which is claimed to have the world’s first shatterproof display is, according to our source, expected to be priced at around Rs 50,000. This price is a good Rs 20,000 higher than its existing flagship phone in the Indian market – the Moto X Style.
The phone is being sold in the US by the name of the Droid Turbo 2, but it will be launched as Moto X Force in India and other international markets.
The Moto X Force will be the most premium Motorola phone in the Indian market since its re-entry to the Indian market.
The Moto X Force uses the Moto ShatterShield display technology, which is said to be an integrated system consisting of five layers designed from materials that absorb shock from impact and are guaranteed not to shatter.
Motorola Moto X Force’s shatterproof display survives even when dropped from over 900 feet
It features a 5.4-inch Quad HD display, 21 megapixel rear camera, and a 5 megapixel front-facing camera. Under the hood is Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 with 2.0 GHz octa-core CPUs. The phone supports a microSD card of up to 2 TB.
The phone further includes TurboPower charging, which the company claims can give users up to 13 hours of power in just 15 minutes. It is said to give users up to 48 hours of battery life on a single charge.
|Release date||November 2015|
|Dimensions (mm)||149.80 x 78.00 x 9.20|
|Battery capacity (mAh)||3760|
|Colours||Black Ballistic Nylon|
|Screen size (inches)||5.40|
|Pixels per inch (PPI)||540|
|Processor make||Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994|
|Expandable storage type||microSD|
|Expandable storage up to (GB)||128|
|Operating System||Android 5.1.1|
|Wi-Fi standards supported||802.11 a/ b/ g/ n/ ac|
|Bluetooth||Yes, v 4.10|
|Supports 4G in India (Band 40)||No|
|Ambient light sensor||Yes|