The Motorola Droid Turbo 2, a smartphone that is exclusively through Verizon Wireless, is loaded with topnotch specs and features. With a competitive price, the device is expected to gain popularity over flagships like the iPhone 6S Plus and the Galaxy Note 5.

The Apple iPhone 6S Plus is one of the most desired smartphones of 2015. Here is a comparison between the Motorola Droid Turbo 2 and the iPhone 6S Plus on specifications, features, and price:

Design And Display

The Motorola Droid Turbo 2 has a pronounced metal frame. The smartphone measures 149.5 x 78 x 9.2 mm and weighs 169 grams. The handset appears like a strong and durable edition of the Moto X Pure Edition. The chassis of the device is not resistant to water but it remains undamaged from water splashes.

With Moto Maker tool, the chassis of the Droid Turbo 2 can be customized before purchasing the handset. The Apple iPhone 6S Plus comes with a full-aluminum body and it measures 158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm and weighs 192 grams.

The Droid Turbo 2 features a 5.4-inch AMOLED display that supports Quad HD resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels whereas the 5.5-inch IPS LCD screen on the iPhone 6S Plus supports full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

The Droid Turbo 2 features a shatter-proof display that protects the screen from getting shattered because of accidental drops. The 3D Touch feature of the display of the iPhone 6S Plus assists in differentiating between lighter and harder presses on the screen.

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Chipset, RAM And Storage

The Snapdragon 810 drives the Verizon Droid Turbo 2. It features a 2.0 GHz octa-core processor that is assisted by 3 GB of RAM. It comes with internal storage variants of 32 GB and 64 GB. It can support up to 2 TB of microSD card.

The iPhone 6S Plus is powered by the new Apple A9 chipset that features a 1.8 GHz dual-core processor. It is coupled with 2 GB of RAM. It comes in three inbuilt storage options like 16 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB but does not feature a microSD card slot.

Camera And Software

The Motorola Droid Turbo 2 is fitted with a rear camera of 21-megapixel that comes with dual LED flash. The selfie shooter present on the device is of 5-megapixel. It is enabled with a front-facing flash. The handset features Android 5.1.1 Lollipop.

The Apple iPhone 6S Plus has a rear camera of 12-megapixel that is enabled with features like Optical Image Stabilization and dual-LED flash. It also features a selfie snapper of 5-megapixel. The display of the handset functions as a flash as it brightens up threefold while shooting photos from the front camera. It is preinstalled with iOS 9 operating system.

Battery And Price

The Motorola Droid Turbo 2 features a 3,760 mAh battery of the handset can deliver a battery life of 48 hour on a single charge, Phone Arena reported. It also carries support for Quick Charging and wireless charging. The iPhone 6S Plus features a 2,750 mAh battery that can last for a day on a single charge.

The unlocked iPhone 6S Plus costs $749, $849 and $949 for the 16 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB models, respectively. The Droid Turbo 2’s base model of 32 GB costs $624 and the 64 GB variant costs $720.