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Motorola India to launch Moto X Force with shatterproof display by January in India

Motorola Moto X Force that was announced back in October will be launching in India in January 2016. Moto X Force is the global name of the Motorola DROID Turbo 2 that comes with a shatterproof display.


In an interview to IBNLive, Amit Boni, General Manager of Motorola India said that the company will be launching the first smartphone in the world to come with a shatterproof display this new year (January, 2016). It will be launching in other countries as well around that time. The Motorola India Head also said that the Moto G 3rd Gen and Moto X Play will get the Android 6.0 Marshmallow soon.

Motorola Moto X Force Specifications

The Motorola Moto X Force features a 5.4-inch (2560 x 1440 pixels) Quad HD AMOLED display that comes with Moto ShatterShield to make the display shatterproof. It has a pixel density of 540 ppi. It is powered by a 2.0 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 64-bit processor along with Adreno 430 GPU. It comes with 3 GB of LPDDR4 RAM and 32 / 64 GB of internal storage, which can be expanded up to 2 TB via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out of the box and is upgradable to the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow.


The Moto X Force rocks a 21 megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, f/2.0 aperture. It can shoot 4K videos. On the front, there is a 5 megapixel front-facing camera with 87-degree wide-angle lens, LED flash, f/2.0 aperture for selfies and video calling. It is 7.6 – 9.2 mm (curve) thick and weighs 169 grams.

On the connectivity front, the Moto X Force comes with 4G LTE, 3G, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (dual band) with MIMO, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, GPS, GLONASS and NFC. It packs in a 3,760 mAh battery under the hood. It supports Turbo charging, PMA and Qi wireless charging. The Motorola Moto X Force is available in Black Ballistic Nylon color and has optional Moto Maker customization depending on the market it is being launched.

According to Motorola, the display will not crack or shatter for up to 4 years. Check out this video where Motorola Mobility President and COO, Rick Osterloh drops the Moto X Force.

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