motorola has announced edge (2022) edition, after it surfaced recently. It features a 6.6-inch FHD+ 144Hz OLED screen, 91.32% screen-to-body ratio, is the first phone to be powered by MediaTek Dimensity 1050 SoC with support for both mmWave and sub6 5G networks. The phone runs Android 12 with My UX features, will receive 3 years of OS upgrades and 4 years of bi-monthly security updates.
The phone has a 50 MP2 main camera combines every 4 pixels into one large ultra pixel for 4x better light sensitivity, has a 13 MP ultrawide lens with Macro Vision option and a Depth sensor. For selfies, the new motorola edge packs in a 32 MP front camera featuring a RGBC color filter for enhanced image quality in challenging lighting conditions, said the company.
The phone packs a 5000mAh battery with support for 30 Turbo Power fast charging, 15W wireless charging and also has reverse wireless charging.
motorola edge (2022) specifications
- 6.6-inch (2400 ×1080 pixels) FHD+ OLED 144Hz display, HDR10+, 10-bit colour space
- Octa Core (4x Cortex-A78 @ 2.5GHz 4x Cortex-A55 @ 2GHz) MediaTek Dimensity 1050 6nm procesor with Arm Mali-G610 MC3 GPU
- 8GB RAM with 256GB storage
- Android 12 with MyUX
- 50MP sensor with f/1.8 aperture, Quad Pixel Technology, OIS, 13MP ultra-wide camera with macro mode, f/1.5 aperture, 2MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture
- 32MP front camera with f/2.25 aperture, Quad Pixel Technology
- In-display fingerprint scanner
- Stereo speakers, 3 Microphones
- Dimensions: 160.86×74.24×7.99mm; Weight: 170g
- Water resistant (IP52)
- 5G sub-6 + mmWave, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6E 802.11ax (2.4GHz/5GHz) MIMO, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, USB Type-C, NFC
- 5000mAh battery with 30W TurboPower fast charging, 15W wireless charging, 5W reverse wireless charging
Pricing and availability
The motorola edge 2022 comes in Mineral Gray colour, is priced at $498 and will be available at T-Mobile in the coming weeks with a limited time offer to pick it up free when adding a line.
The device will have subsequent availability at AT&T, Verizon, Spectrum Mobile, UScellular, and Visible and will also be available universally unlocked at Best Buy, Amazon.com and Motorola.com at a limited time launch price of $499.99 (Rs. 39,865 approx.), compared to the original price of $599.99 (Rs. 47,842.95 approx.).