PhoneRocket Review Our evaluation of DROID Turbo vs iPhone 6s

Performance

Processing power and speed

Passmark

Graphics

3D and 2D graphics

AnTuTu 3D, GLBenchmark 2.5 and GLBenchmark 2.7

Battery Life

How long will the battery last

Battery capacity

Reviews

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Reviews from gsmarena.com, techradar.com, phonearena.com and mobiletechreview.com

PhoneRocket Score

Performance, Graphics, Battery Life and Reviews

Winner
Motorola DROID Turbo 

PhoneRocket recommends the Motorola DROID Turbo  based on its battery life.

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Benchmarks Real world tests of DROID Turbo vs iPhone 6s

passmark Processor performance including multiple coresData courtesy Passmark

DROID Turbo
5,464
iPhone 6s
7,499

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Motorola DROID Turbo

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Much higher resolution 2560 x 1440 vs 1334 x 750 Around 3.8x higher resolution
Screen uses OLED technology Yes vs No About half of smartphones are OLED; OLED screens are typically higher contrast and use less power
Much more battery capacity 3,900 mA·h vs 1,715 mA·h More than 2.2x more battery capacity
Much sharper screen 564 ppi vs 325 ppi Around 75% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Much faster processor 2.7 GHz vs 1.84 GHz More than 45% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
Significantly higher resolution front camera 20.7 MP vs 12 MP Around 75% higher resolution front camera; Video chat with other people
More cores Quad core vs Dual core Twice as many cores; each additional core lets your phone do more without visible UI slowdowns and jerkiness
Supports multitasking Yes vs No Somewhat common; Run multiple apps at once
Bigger screen 5.2" vs 4.7" More than 10% bigger screen
Bigger app store 850,000 apps vs 825,000 apps Around 5% more apps; find an app for virtually any task
More RAM 3 GB vs 2 GB 50% more RAM; browse media-heavy webpages without slowing down
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More processing power 7,499 vs 5,464 More than 35% better passmark score
Store much more stuff 128 GB vs 64 GB 2x more storage capacity; free yourself from memory cards
Lighter 143 g vs 176 g Around 20% lighter
Quite a bit thinner 7.1 mm vs 11.2 mm More than 35% thinner
Better theoretical download speed 7.2 Mb/s vs 0.38 Mb/s 18.8x better theoretical download speed; enjoy lightning fast downloads on modern networks

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Specifications Full list of technical specs

screen

DROID Turbo  vs
iPhone 6s 
Type AMOLED Super IPS LCD2
Size 5.2" 4.7"
Resolution 2560 x 1440 1334 x 750
Multitouch N/A N/A
PPI 564 ppi 325 ppi

hardware

Clock speed 2.7 GHz 1.84 GHz
Number of cores Quad core Dual core
RAM 3 GB 2 GB
Internal storage 64 GB 128 GB

photo & video

Camera 20.7 MP 12 MP
Resolution 20.7 MP 12 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 2 MP 5 MP
Video resolution 3840 x 2160 @ 24 fps 3840 x 2160 @ 30 fps

cellular

Generation 3G 3.5G
Networks
LTE Cat 4 (150/)
HSUPA (7.2 Mb/s)
CDMA (0.01 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
HSPA (unspecified)
EV-DO Rev.A
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
GPRS (0.01 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)

battery

Capacity 3,900 mA·h 1,715 mA·h

form factor

DROID Turbo  vs
iPhone 6s 
Weight 176 g 143 g
Thickness 11.2 mm 7.1 mm
Size 73.3 x 143.5 x 11.2 mm 67.1 x 138.3 x 7.1 mm

sensors

Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes

music

Supports FM radio No No

software

Operating system Android 6.0 iOS 10
Multitasking Yes No
App store Android Market Apple App Store
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 850,000 apps 825,000 apps

connectivity

Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes Yes
Supports NFC Yes Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0 Bluetooth
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