Motorola Edge S announced with Snapdragon 870 5G SoC, 5000mAh battery

Motorola has officially introduced its latest smartphone in China called EDGE S. The phone is first from company to feature in new Snapdragon 870 5G SoC.

The Motorola Edge S features in a side mounted fingerprint sensor which is placed on power button. It is powered by Android 11 OS out of the box and includes Dual SIM support.

The Mobile sports a 6.7-inch LCD display with FHD+ resolution, 21:9 aspect ratio and delivers up to 90Hz refresh rate. The screen also delivers DCI-P3 colors and 560nits of peak brightness. The display also boasts an impressive 90% screen-to-body ratio.

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The Motorola Edge S specs include 6GB / 8GB LPDDR5 RAM variants and 128GB / 256GB storage options. Motorola claims that this handset manages to score 680000 points on AnTuTu, bringing 12% improvement for CPU and 10% enhancement for GPU.

Inside the screen are two distinct punch holes which houses 16MP and 8MP shooters. At the back side are quad- cameras with dual-LED Flash. These include 64MP Main, 16MP ultra-wide angle, 2MP depth and ToF sensor.

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The Motorla Edge S houses 5000mAh battery and supports 20W turbo charging. The device is also IP52 rated, which makes it resistant to splashes.

Motorola Edge S Specifications

  • Dimensions: 168.38 x 73.97 x 9.69 mm
  • Weight: 215 grams
  • Body materials: NVCM
  • Biometrics: Fingerprint sensor (on power button), Face Unlock
  • Water resistance: IP52
  • Operating System: Android 11
  • SIM: Dual Nano Slots
  • Display: 6.7-inch LCD screen with 2520 x 1080 pixels resolution, 21:9 aspect ratio, up to 90Hz refresh rate, 180Hz touch sampling rate, HDR10 support, 1500:1 contrast ratio, DCI-P3 colors, 560nits (HBM Peak) brightness, multi-touch support, 90% screen-to-body ratio
  • Chipset: Octa-core Snapdragon 70 mobile platform with Adreno 650 GPU
  • RAM and storage:
    • 6GB LPDDR5 RAM with 128GB UFS 3.1 storage
    • 8GB LPDDR5 RAM with 128GB UFS 3.1 storage
    • 8GB LPDDR5 RAM with 256GB UFS 3.1 storage
    • Expandable up to 1TB using MicroSD card
  • Front cameras: Dual cameras
    • 16MP main
    • 8MP 100° ultra-wide angle lens
  • Rear cameras: Quad-cameras with dual-LED flash, up to 6K video, Digital zoom, 0.5x optical zoom
    • 64MP main with F/1.7 Aperture, PDAF
    • 16MP with 121° ultra-wide angle lens, PDAF, 2.8cm macro
    • 2MP depth sensor with F/2.4 Aperture
    • ToF Sensor
  • Battery: 5000mAh with 20W Turbo fast charging
  • Connectivity: 5G (SA/NSA) / Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 6 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Dual Band (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth V 5.1, USB Type-C, NFC, GPS(l1+l5)/GLONASS/Beidou/Galileo(e1+e5a), 3.5mm audio jack
  • Sensors: Gravity, Ambient Light, Proximity, Gyro, E-Compass
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The Motorola Edge S colour options include Emerald Blue and White shades. The handset is already up for order in China.

Motorola Edge S Price

  • Motorola Edge S 6GB/128GB model: 1999 Yuan ($310 / Rs. 22,540 approx.)
  • Motorola Edge S 8GB/128GB model: 2399 Yuan ($370 / Rs. 27,050 approx.)
  • Motorola Edge S 8GB/256GB model: 2799 Yuan ($432 / Rs. 31,550 approx.)

Pawan Lokhandwala

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