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Motorola Edge and Motorola Edge Plus: Price, release and technical sheet

Motorola Edge and Motorola Edge Plus are the new releases from Motorola. The devices hit the market to tackle the iPhone 11 and Galaxy S20.

With robust specifications, the top model has a 108 MP camera and battery for up to two days. Although Motorola did not disclose the release date and price, follow the specifications that have been announced for the device.

Screen and design

The Motorola Edge Plus has curvature at the edges of the screen, with a 6.7-inch OLED display and Full HD + resolution (2340 x 1080 pixels). The smartphone also has a fingerprint reader integrated into the screen itself.

With a refresh rate of 90 Hz it is possible to have more fluid effects. For users who do not dispense with mobile gaming, the Gametime function is a great resource.

108 MP sensor camera

Regarding the photographic set, the device has a Quad Pixel feature and a 108 MP sensor. In summary it is possible to join the four pixels and generate a 27 MP file. The highlight is the Portrait Mode that blurs the background of the image.

The manufacturer also invested in the night photos and guaranteed improvement of the low light images with the support of the ToF sensor. In addition, the objective lens allows up to 3x optical zoom.

Overall the main camera is triple at 108 MP, and f / 1.8 aperture with 8 MP telephoto lens and f / 2.4 aperture. The 117º ultra wide of 16 MP with Macro Vision and f / 2.2 aperture. The selfie camera is 16MP. The most basic version of Motorola has a triple rear camera with 16 and 8 MP and the front with 25 MP.

Battery and hardware

Motorola invests heavily in the Motorola Edge and the entry-level version comes with a Snapdragon 765 processor (octa-core up to 2.4 GHz), with 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage. The Plus version has a Snapdragon 865 processor ( octa-core up to 2.84 GHz), 12 GB RAM and 256 GB storage. Both devices have nano Sim input, and the initial version has Hybrid Dual Sim (2 nano SIM or 1 nano SIM + microSD).

To complete the first model it has a battery of 4,500 mAh and the top of the line with 5,000 mAh.

Operating System and Features

Motorola Edge and Motorola Edge Plus come with Android 10. The devices will receive Android 11 and security packages for two years. With interface My UX the models have traditional system functions. In addition, it is worth mentioning that the traditional Motorola Edge (without Plus) is ideal for users who want a more affordable 5G device.

To complete the Plus version, it has NFC technology for on-app payments, 4G and 5G, fast charging via 18 W USB-C, wireless charging up to 15 W and reverse charging up to 5 W and IP68 certification to offer resistance to water and dust.

Launch and price

Cell phones come in gray and burgundy. The Plus version with black and pink finish. Regarding pricing and launch, Motorola did not disclose the price and release date for Motorola Edge and Motorola Edge Plus.

Motorola Edge

  • Specifications: Motorola Edge;
  • Launch: April 2020;
  • Launch price: 699 euros;
  • Screen size: 6.7 inches;
  • Screen resolution: Full HD + (2340 x 1080 pixels);
  • Screen panel: OLED;
  • Back camera: triple, 64, 16 and 8 MP;
  • Front camera (selfie): 25 MP;
  • System: Android 10;
  • Processor: Snapdragon 765 (octa-core up to 2.4 GHz);
  • RAM memory: 6 GB;
  • Storage: 128 GB;
  • Memory card: yes, microSD up to 1 TB;
  • Battery capacity: 4,500 mAh;
  • Telephony: Hybrid Dual Sim (2 nano SIM or 1 nano SIM + microSD);
  • Dimensions and weight: 161.64 x 71.1 x 9.29mm; 188 g;
  • Colors: black and pink.

Motorola Edge Plus

  • Specifications: Motorola Edge Plus;
  • Launch: April 2020;
  • Launch price: $ 999;
  • Screen size:6.7 inches;
  • Screen resolution: Full HD + (2340 x 1080 pixels);
  • Screen panel: OLED;
  • Back camera: triple, 108, 16 and 8 MP;
  • Front camera (selfie): 25 MP;
  • System: Android 10;
  • Processor: Snapdragon 865 (octa-core up to 2.84 GHz);
  • RAM memory: 12 GB;
  • Storage: 256 GB;
  • Memory card: no support;
  • Battery capacity: 5,000 mAh;
  • Telephony: nano SIM;
  • Dimensions and weight: 161.1 x 71.4 x 9.6mm; 203 g;
  • Colors: ash and wine.