Motorola is refreshing the premium Edge-series smartphone lineup with the brand new Motorola Edge S. The newly launched system can also be the primary to debut with the most recent Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 processor that sits between the present flagship Snapdragon 888 SoC and the erstwhile flagship Snapdragon 865 Plus SoC. The Motorola Edge S’ rear digicam module design can also be totally different from the module obtainable on Motorola Edge S and Edge Plus. Different notable options of the system embrace twin selfie cameras, 90Hz show, and a 5,000mAh battery.
The Motorola Edge S is at the moment obtainable in China, and the Lenovo-owned firm is but to share its world availability particulars. Its value begins at CNY 1,999 (approx Rs 22,600) for the bottom 6GB + 128GB storage variant, whereas the 8GB + 128GB storage possibility carries a price ticket of CNY 2,399 (approx Rs 27,000). The highest-end 8GB + 256GB storage mannequin’s value is ready at CNY 2,799 (approx Rs 31,600). Prospects in China should buy the cellphone in Emerald Mild and Snow-Mist color choices from February Three through Lenovo offline and on-line channels. It’s at the moment obtainable to pre-book.
By way of design, the Motorola Edge S sports activities a 6.7-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,520 pixels) show with 21:9 side ratio, 90Hz refresh charge, and HDR10 help. Its rear digicam module is available in a square-shape design that features its quad cameras and the LED flash. Below the hood, it packs the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC, coupled with Adreno 650 GPU and as much as 8GB of LPDDR5 RAM. The smartphone runs on Android 11 with MyUI on high and helps dual-SIM playing cards.
Its rear digicam setup features a 64-megapixel main digicam with f/1.7 aperture, a 16-megapixel ultra-wide-angle digicam with 120-degree field-of-view (FoV), and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. There’s additionally a time-of-flight (ToF) sensor to allow 3D imaging and improve AR expertise. The Motorola Edge S comes with a 16-megapixel main sensor and an 8-megapixel secondary sensor with an ultra-wide-angle lens for selfies and video calling.
Different notable options on the smartphone embrace as much as 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage, 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS/ A-GPS, and NFC. It features a 5,000mAh battery that helps 20W quick charging through the USB Kind-C. The Motorola Edge S additionally comes with a 3.5mm headphone jack.