Motorola officially introduces a trio of mid-range Smartphones – Motorola Edge 20 Pro, Motorola Edge 20, and Motorola Edge 20 Lite with a 6.7-inch OLED HDR10+ display with DCI-P3 color space and 108-megapixels main camera.
These Smartphones are quite different from each other, and starting with the display, the Motorola Edge 20 and Edge 20 Pro sports a 144Hz refresh rate while the Edge 20 Lite model has a 90Hz refresh rate.
Camera features include Dual Capture, Dual Capture, 960fps super slow motion, and these devices are protected by ThinkShield for mobile. These phones also support the Ready For PC interface which brings a traditional desktop-like look when connected to an external display.
Motorola promises that these will receive at least 2 major android OS upgrades (Android 12 and Android 13) and 2 years of bi-monthly security updates, as these mobile phones all run Android 11 based on My UX skin.
Motorola Edge 20 Pro
As already explained, these phones come with a 108-megapixels sensor, but the Pro arrives with 8-megapixels periscope-style telephoto lens for 5x optical and 50x Super Zoom and 16-megapixels ultra-wide camera with macro mode. It also supports 8K video recording.
The China model comes with a 16-megapixels selfie snapper, while the global variant arrives with the 32-megapixels front camera. It comes with an in-display fingerprint scanner, a 3.5mm audio jack, 7.9m thick, and weighs 190g.
It comes with 5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ax, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, and a 4500mAh battery with 30W TurboPower fast charging through USB Type-C. It is powered by up to 3.2GHz Snapdragon 870 7nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 650 GPU.
You can find the device in a single 12GB LPDDR5 RAM with 256GB UFS 3.1 storage, runs on Android 11 OS, and starts at €699.99/£649.99 ($832). The Motorola Edge 20 Pro comes in Midnight blue, Blue Vegan Leather, and Iridescent White colors options.
Motorola Edge 20
While the Edge 20 comes with an 8-megapixels telephoto lens with up to 3x optical zoom and 30X digital zoom and the same 16-megapixels ultra-wide camera with macro mode. On the front is a 32-megapixels front camera sensor.
It is powered by 2.4GHz Kryo 670 CPUs with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 778G 6nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 642L GPU, 8GB RAM with 128GB storage, and runs Android 11 OS. It arrives with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner and a 3.5mm audio jack.
The Edge 20 is 7.1mm thick, weighs 165g, and comes with a 4000mAh battery with 33W TurboPower fast charging through USB Type-C. The connectivity options include 5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.2, and GPS. The Edge 20 costs €499.99/£429.99 ($594).
Motorola Edge 20 Lite
There is also the Lite in Electric Graphite and Lagoon green colors options, and costs €349.99 ($416) for the single 8GB RAM with 128GB storage, and it is still expandable with microSD. It comes with Dual SIM and runs Android 11 OS.
Similar to the Edge 20, it arrives with a side-mounted fingerprint scanner, a 3.5mm audio jack and the connectivity options include 5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 5, GPS.
Along with the 108-megapixel primary camera, there is the 8-megapixels ultra-wide lens, 2-megapixels depth sensor, and 32-megapixels front camera. It is powered by MediaTek Dimensity 720 7nm processor with Mali-G57 MC3 GPU.
Among the newest trio, the Edge 20 Smartphone arrives with the largest battery capacity, 5000mAh battery with 30W TurboPower fast charging through USB Type-C.
These phones will be available later in August and will make their way across Europe, Latin America, and Asia. However, the company left out the US from the country announcement.