Motorola is all set to release its latest handset, the Motorola Edge 40 Neo, in India on September 21st. With a host of exciting features and an expected competitive price range, it’s already creating a buzz among tech enthusiasts. Let’s dive into the details.
Display and Performance
The Motorola Edge 40 Neo showcases a 6.55-inch full-HD+ pOLED display with 2400 x 1080 pixels resolution. It offers an impressive refresh rate of 144Hz and a peak brightness level of 1300 nits. Moreover, To ensure durability, it’s protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3.
Under the hood, the phone is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 7030 SoC, paired with a Mali-G610 MC1 GPU, up to 12GB of LPDDR4X RAM, and 256GB of uMCP inbuilt storage. The dual nano SIM-supported handset runs on Android 13-based MyUX OS, promising smooth performance for multitasking and gaming.
Camera and Battery
The Edge 40 Neo comes with a dual rear camera setup, featuring a 50-megapixel primary sensor with optical image stabilisation (OIS) and a 13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens. For selfie enthusiasts, there’s a 32-megapixel front camera sensor placed within a centre-aligned hole-punch cutout at the top of the display.
Powering these features is a hefty 5,000mAh battery. With 68W wired fast charging support, you can power up your device quickly and stay connected longer.
Security and Connectivity
For security, Motorola has equipped the Edge 40 Neo with an in-display fingerprint sensor. It also boasts an IP68 rating for dust and splash resistance, making it a reliable choice for everyday use.
In terms of connectivity, the phone supports 5G, 4G, WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC and USB Type-C. The handset measures 159.63mm x 71.99mm x 7.89mm and weighs 172 grams, making it a compact and lightweight device.
Tipster Mukul Sharma (@stufflistings) suggests that the Moto Edge 40 Neo is set to hit the Indian market with a price tag that could fall between Rs 24,000 and Rs 28,000. He predicts that the base variant, which comes with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage, will likely cost less than Rs 25,000. However, Considering the global pricing of Euro 399 (approx. Rs 35,350) and £299.99 (approx. Rs 30,200) in the UK, the Indian prices seem quite competitive.
The Motorola Edge 40 Neo seems to be a promising addition to the mid-range smartphone market, combining robust performance, superior display, impressive camera setup and a strong battery life at an affordable price point.
So, stay tuned for the official release on September 21st!