Motorola’s Flagship Smartphone, the Motorola Edge 20 goes Official

DateAugust 1, 2021

Price In Nepal Rs. 69,999 (Expected)

Key Features

display

Display

Super AMOLED

6.7 inches, IP68 rating

1080 x 2400 pixels

dimension

Dimension

  • Height: 163 mm
  • Width:76 mm
  • Depth: 7mm
hardware

Hardware

Octa-Core

8GB RAM

128GB ROM

camera

Camera

108+16+8MP (R)

32MP (F)

android

Software

Android 11

 

 

battery

Battery

Li-Po 4000 mAh

Fast Charging 30W

Full Specifications

  • basic

    Basic Info

    • Brand

      Motorola

    • Model

      Edge 20

    • Released

      August, 2021

  • body

    Body

    • Dimension

      163 mm x 76 mm x 7mm

    • Weight

      163g

    • Color

      Frosted Grey, Frosted White, Frosted Emerald

  • display

    Display

    • Type

      AMOLED, IP52 rating, Corning Gorilla Glass 3

    • Size

      6.7 inches

    • Resolution

      1080 x 2400 pixels

    • Aspect Ratio

      19.5:9 ratio

    • Pixel Density

      385 ppi

  • android

    Software

    • Operating System

      Android 11

    • UI

      My UX

  • hardware

    Hardware

    • Processor

      Snapdragon 778G 5G (6 nm)

    • CPU

      Octa-core (1x2.4 GHz Kryo 670 Prime & 3x2.2 GHz Kryo 670 Gold & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo 670 Silver)

    • GPU

      Adreno 642L

    • RAM

      8GB

    • Storage

      128GB

    • Expandable storage

      Unspecified

  • camera

    Camera

    • Rear Camera

      108 MP, f/1.9, (wide)+ 8 MP, f/2.4, (telephoto) + 16MP , f/2.2, (ultrawide)

    • Rear Video

      1080p@30fps

    • Front Camera

      32MP, f/2.3

    • Front Video

      1080p@30fps

    • Flash

      Dual-LED dual-tone flash

    • Features

      HDR, panorama. PDAF, OIS, gyro-EIS

  • battery

    Battery

    • Ampere

      Li-Po 4000 mAh

    • Charging Power

      Fast Charging 30W

    • Charging Type

      Type-C

    • Removable

      Non-Removable

  • sim

    Sim

    • Sim Type

      Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

    • Network Type

      2G/ 3G / 4G / 5G Supported

  • connection

    Connectivity

    • Wi-Fi

      Wi-Fi 802.11

    • Bluetooth

      5.2

    • OTG

      Supported

    • fM

      No

    • USB

      USB Type-C 2.0

    • GPS

      Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO

    • NFC

      Yes

  • sensor

    Sensors

    • Fingerprint

      Fingerprint (under display, optical)

    • Face Unlock

      Supported

    • Proximity Sensor

      Supported

    • Gyroscope

      Supported

    • E-compass

      Not supported

    • Accelerometer

      Supported

    • Ambient Light Sensor

      Not Supported

Motorola has come up with the flagship series- the series features 3 smartphones- Motorola Edge 20 Lite, Edge 20, and Edge 20 Pro. These devices are launched as the company’s flagship phone for the year 2021. Let us find out the specs, features, expected price, and availability of Motorola Edge 20 in Nepal.

Motorola Edge 20 Overview

Display and Design

Motorola Edge 20

The phone comes with a 6.7-inch huge AMOLED display with an impressive 89.0% screen-to-body ratio. Plus, it boasts a 144Hz refresh rate, which you would expect from the flagship phones these days. Moreover, the 10-bit panel comes with HDR10+ support and 1080 x 2400 pixels resolution for a crystal clear view. It also covers the DCI-P3 color gamut. Protecting the display is the Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on the top. 

It comes with striking designs: there is a left-aligned rectangular camera module at the back followed by the company’s iconic batwing logo. At the front, there is a punch-hole cutout where the handset flaunts its selfie camera. Motorola Edge 20 brings water-repellents design with IP52 certification.

Performance and memory

Moving on, Motorola Edge 20 is driven by Snapdragon 778G 5G chipset from Qualcomm. The SoC here promises a smooth and lag-free performance. On the other hand, the Pro version is powered by Snapdragon 870 5G (7 nm) chipset. For graphics, it packs Adreno 642L GPU. Memory-wise, the device is paired with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage.

On the software side, the phone ships with the latest version of Android 11 with My UX on top. The “Ready For” feature in this phone lets you connect your device to an external display. Furthermore, Motorola is promising two years of Android OS update and bi-monthly security updates on the Edge 20 lineup. 

Camera

Motorola Edge 20 camera

In terms of Optics, the company has equipped a 108MP Samsung ISOCELL HM2 primary sensor that can support up to 50x Super Zoom. Other secondary cameras include a 16MP ultrawide camera and an 8MP telephoto lens. The telephoto lens supports  3x optical zoom. Motorola Edge 20 allows high-resolution 8k video recording. Upfront, there is a 32MP front-facing camera that records 1080p video at 30 fps.

Battery and Extras

Motorola Edge 20 is backed up by a long-lasting 4000mAh battery with promising power for over 2 days on a single charge. It supports 30W fast charging for speedy charge recovery. Other highlights include Wi-Fi 6², Superfast 5G speeds, Bluetooth 5.1, A-GPS, NFC, USB Type C 2.0, rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, etc.

Motorola Edge 20 Price in Nepal

Motorola Edge 20 Price in Nepal and Availability

The price of Motorola Edge 20 is set at EUR 499.99 (roughly NPR 69,999 ) for an 8GB RAM and 128GB storage variant.

Motorola Edge 20Price (Europe)Price in Nepal (Expected)
8/128GBEUR 499.99NPR 69,999

Will Motorola Edge 20 get Android 12?

Motorola is promising two years of Android OS update and bi-monthly security updates which suggests users will get Android 12 on the new Motorola Edge 20 shortly.

Why are Motorola phones heavy?

Most Motorola phones are built heavy mainly due to the massive battery they come with. However, the new Motorola Edge 20 comes with striking designs weighing just 163 grams. 

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