Motorola Edge 20 is the next smartphone in the brand’s launch pipeline. The smartphone had been appearing in the leaks for quite some time, hinting towards an imminent launch. Now the brand has released a poster that reveals the launch date along with a few other details. According to the poster, the Motorola Edge G20 will arrive on August 5 in China. Also, the poster confirmed that the smartphone would ship with a 108-megapixel primary shooter.
The device has been spotted in a few listings recently, including TENNA, GeekBench and more. Apart from this, a website has also revealed the complete design of Motorola Edge 20. Courtesy of the other leaks, we know that the smartphone could be powered by a 120Hz display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 778 SoC, 108-megapixel triple rear cameras and a 4000mAh battery. Now that you’ve got a basic idea of what’s expected from the Motorola Edge 20 let’s talk about it in detail.
Motorola Edge 20 specs and features
–Motorola Edge 20 is expected to be the next high-end midrange smartphone from the brand. Recently Pricebaba, in collaboration with Onleaks, revealed the complete design along with a few specs. The device appears in a white finish with a rectangular camera module and a Motorola logo on the rear. Whereas on the front, it gets a centred punch-hole display.
-The power button and volume rocker are placed on the right side, while the right side is left empty. The bottom of the device holds a USB Type-C port, a mono speaker and a sim tray. It appears as if the power button will double as a fingerprint reader. The Motorola Edge 20 will measure 169.1 x 75.5 x 8.9mm (11.6mm including the camera bump).
–The Motorola Edge series is expected to bring three models: Motorola Edge 20, Motorola Edge 20 Pro, and Moto Edge 20 Lite. Last month two devices were certified by TENNA with model numbers XT2143-1 and XT2153-1. These model numbers are believed to be of Motorola Edge 20 and Motorola Edge 20 Pro.
–The listing reveals the vanilla variant will ship with a chipset clocked at 2.4GHz, which is the frequency of the prime cores in the Snapdragon 778G. On the other hand, the Pro model is listed with a 3.2GHz processor, which refers to the Snapdragon 870 chipset. As per the listing, Motorola Edge 20 and Edge 20 Pro will be made available in 6GB/8GB/12 RAM and 128GB/256GB/512GB options.
–The listing also reveals the design of the two devices, which is akin to the recently revealed renders. There’s a small change on the Motorola Edge 20 Pro, though, and it features a rectangular lens for the periscope camera instead.
-The Motorola Edge 20 was also spotted on GeekBench with the Snapdragon 778 chipset, confirming that the smartphone will feature the same. Besides this, the device was spotted with 8GB of RAM and Android 11 OS.
–As far as the specs are concerned, the Motorola Edge 20 is likely to feature a 6.67-inch OLED display with support for a 120Hz high refresh rate. Also, the smartphone will sport a triple camera setup on the rear consisting of a 108-megapixel primary shooter, a 16-megapixel secondary lens and an 8-megapixel tertiary lens. Apart from this, the device will get a 4000mAh battery.
–Last month, another leak appeared to reveal the specs of the Motorola Edge 20 series of smartphones. The Motorola Edge, supposed to be the most affordable offering from the lineup, is codenamed Kyoto, the leak informs. Further, the device is said to be powered by the Snapdragon 720 SoC. This could be paired with 6GB/8GB RAM and 128GB of onboard storage. Not to miss, the smartphone is tipped to feature a centred punch-hole display with a 90Hz refresh rate.
–Finally, the Motorola Edge 20 Pro is codenamed Pstar Evan Blass says. Further, the smartphone could be powered by a Snapdragon 870 SoC. It is also hinted to get an AMOLED display and an in-display fingerprint scanner. The smartphone may have a different camera setup with a 5x periscope lens. Finally, the Motorola Edge 20 Pro could ship with a 4500mAh battery.
Motorola Edge 20 launch date
Motorola has released a poster to reveal the launch date of Motorola Edge 20. The poster says that the lineup will make its debut on August 5 in China. However, there’s no news about the global availability yet.
Motorola Edge 20 India price
The Motorola Edge 20 will be a high-end midrange device with a powerful camera setup. While there’s no information about the pricing of the smartphone, it could be priced at around Rs 40,000. For reference, Motorola Edge is priced at $499 currently, which converts to Rs 37,000 roughly.