Flipkart, the India's largest e-commerce site tweeted about a Moto beast launch in India, As per the teaser it might be Moto Maxx. The teaser reads, "Accelerated performance. Ballistic Nylon Fairing. Revving in soon", accelerated performance in the sense turbo charged and Ballistic Nylon Fairing is about an unique panel that usually comes for the Droid Turbo (global variant).
This teaser line in the banner confirms that the Moto beast is none other than the Motorola's Moto Maxx. There's a Nexus 6 and Moto X 2nd Gen in the Indian market and now this Moto Maxx will be an add-up to the Moto series flagships.
Back in Nov 2014, Droid turbo's international version-Moto Maxx was officially launched in Brazil and Mexico and before that there was an alleged press image leak on this smartphone (verizon signed) via @evleaks. More over this smartphone has similar features comparing to Moto X 2nd Gen and Nexus 6.
Moto Maxx Key Specifications:
- 5.2' OLED Capacitive touch screen protecte by Corning Gorilla Glass 3
- 2.7GHz Quad-core processor with Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 chipset
- Android v4.44 (KitKat), upgradable to Lollipop (v5.0)
- 3GB RAM, 64GB on-board storage
- No memory card slot for expansion
- 21MP rear camera with dual LED flash and 2 MP front-facing camera
- Adreno 420 GPU
- Non-removable Li-Po 3900 mAh battery
As all the Motorola smartphones are usually launch in collaboration with Flipkart, so Moto Maxx won't be an exception in this list. The price range and launch date is not yet confirmed by the e-commerce giant but we're hoping it will be revealed soon as MWC 2015 is on it's way.
The Moto Maxx launch is confirmed in India, so which smartphones will be it's competitors ? whether the already existing Motorola's flagships or the Chinese vendor smartphones ? well, it totally depends on the price tag. With in a few days we might get the official launch date for this Moto Beast. Anyhow here's the official tweet from the Flipkart:
— Flipkart (@Flipkart) February 19, 2015