Yesterday’s rumors turned out to be true, and Motorola today officially presented its top-end smartphone, Edge S. This is the first device to receive the Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 chipset. Still, besides the chip, it has something to offer users.
Motorola Edge S: Display and Camera
The smartphone has a 6.7 ″ IPS-display with 2520 × 1080 pixels, HDR10 support, an aspect ratio of 21: 9, and a refresh rate of 90 Hz. There are two front cameras in the upper left corner: the main 16 MP and 8 MP ultra-wide-angle. On the back panel, there are four camera modules: the main 64 MP with an aperture of f / 1.7 and support for recording 6K video at 30 fps, 16 MP ultra-wide with phase detection autofocus, 2 MP depth sensor, and ToF sensor.
Motorola Edge S: Storage
Motorola Edge S is offered in 6/128 GB, 8/128 GB, and 8/256 GB configurations. Used RAM type LPDDR5 and built-in storage UFS 3.1.
Motorola Edge S: Battery and Connectivity
Built-in battery capacity is 5000 mAh, 20W charging via USB-C is supported. There are two slots for SIM cards, a slot for microSD, Wi-Fi 6 modules, Bluetooth 5.1, GPS, NFC, 3.5 mm audio jack. The fingerprint scanner is integrated into the power button. The declared protection against moisture according to the IP52 standard. Powered by a smartphone running Android 11.
Interestingly, Motorola Edge S has the ability to work in desktop mode. The smartphone connects to the monitor via USB-C. You can connect a keyboard and mouse to it—a kind of analog of Samsung DeX.
Motorola Edge S: Price
The cost of the novelty was pleasantly pleased. At least in China, it will retail for $309 for the 6/128 GB version, $370 for the 8/128 GB version, and $433 for the 8/256 GB version.
A source: Lenovo