Virat Kohli edition Moto G Turbo with Virat FanBox app launched in India

Virat Kohli edition Moto G Turbo along with Virat FanBox has been launched in India today by PrivyPlex, a start-up based in Singapore which develops solutions for global celebrities to engage better with their fans. The bundled package includes a customized version of Motorola Moto G Turbo smartphone with Virat emblem on the back side, a miniature bat signed by Virat, a welcome note from him and the handset also comes pre-loaded with the FanBox app along with one-year membership of the fan club.


The Virat FanBox app offers exclusive digital experience, that includes exclusive content, private chat and fan club membership.

Virat FanBox Club Privileges

  • Online and real-life hangouts with fans
  • Special campaigns and rewards
  • Unique deals and offers


Motorola Moto G Turbo Edition Specifications

The Motorola Moto G Turbo Edition features a 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It is powered by a 1.5 GHz 64-bit octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor along with Adreno 405 GPU. It comes with 2 GB of LPDDR3 RAM and 16 GB of internal storage, which can be expanded up to 32 GB via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out of the box. It comes with Moto Display, Quick Capture and Chop Twice features on top of stock Android to enhance the experience.

The Moto G Turbo rocks a 13 megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, f/2.0 aperture and IR filters. It can shoot 1080p Full HD videos. On the front, there is a 5 megapixel front-facing camera with 72-degree wide-angle lens and f/2.2 aperture for selfies and video calling. It is also IP67 certified, which makes it water-resistant up to 3 feet for 30 minutes and dust resistant. It supports Dual SIM (micro), comes with a 3.5 mm audio jack and FM Radio. It is 6.1-11.6 mm thick and weighs 155 grams.

On the connectivity front, it comes with 4G LTE, 3G, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 LE and GPS. It packs in a 2,470 mAh battery under the hood that supports Turbo charging. With the bundled 15W Turbo Charger, the phone can be used up to 6 hours with just 15 minutes of charging.


The Virat Kohli edition Moto G Turbo will go on sale exclusively on Flipkart in India starting from the first week of May for Rs 16,999.

At the launch, Virat Kohli, said:

“As a cricketer, I feel genuinely blessed with all the love and support I get from my fans. The Virat FanBox is my personal endeavour to get closer to my fans than ever before; to connect and chat with them online and meet them in real life. I am excited and looking forward to engaging and interacting with the Virat FanBox club members via the app.”

Images Courtesy: Mashable

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