Motorola has today introduced two new devices in the UAE – the Motorola Edge 20 Pro 5G and Edge 20 Lite. The new smartphones boast more powerful processors, a main camera with bigger pixels and Motorola’s first-ever periscope style zoom, but also a faster display refresh rate, faster battery charging and expanded experiences on the new Ready For software platform.
Motorola Edge 20 Pro 5G with Snapdragon 870 SoC
The Edge 20 Pro comes with a 6.7-inch OLED with a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels and a 20:9 aspect ratio Max Vision display. The display offers 10-bit colour, achieving the DCI-P3 colour space and meeting HDR10+ standards. The device is also offering a 144Hz refresh rate, a first from the Motorola brand, 60% improved from the first generation Motorola Edge.
The new Edge 20 Pro is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G with 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and 256 GB UFS 3.1 internal storage. It is also equipped with the latest WiFi 6 connectivity for faster and stable internet connectivity.
The Motorola edge 20 pro delivers a new 108MP main camera and one of the company’s largest camera sensors ever at 1/1.5” optical format. It features Motorola’s Ultra Pixel technology, which improves light sensitivity by 9X and results in better low light performance. Also on offer is an ultrawide-angle lens with built-in Macro Vision, which allows users to capture 4X more of the scene into their frame. Macro Vision lets users get 5X closer to their subject for extreme close-ups, as close as 3cm away.
With the 4500mAh battery, Users can even experience up to 30 hours on 5G without having to recharge. If in need of a quick burst of power before heading out, TurboPower 30 gives 9 hours of power in just 10 minutes of charging.
Motorola Edge 20 Lite 5G with MediaTek Dimensity 720 SoC
The Motorola Edge 20 Lite is a more budget-friendly device that offers 5G connectivity powered using MediaTek Dimensity 720 chipset with Mali-G57 GPU. For smooth multitasking, 6 or 8GB RAM options and 128GB internal storage will be available with an option for expanding using a microSDXC card.
Like the Edge 20 Pro, the same 6.7-inch Full HD+ OLED display powers the Edge 20 Lite. The camera hardware consists of a 108MP f1.9 camera, 8MP Ultrawide and 2MP depth sensor.
Motorola Edge 20 Lite is packed with a 5000mAh battery inside to power the phone for a day. The TurboPower 30W charger allows the device to charge the battery quickly.
Availability & Pricing
The Motorola Edge 20 Pro is now available to purchase in the UAE for 1,999 AED exclusively at motorola.ae in Midnight Blue and Iridescent Cloud colours. The first 100 customers to register and purchase the Motorola edge 20 Pro will also receive a free Ready For Adjustable Dock worth 299 AED.
The Motorola Edge 20 Lite is expected to be available online and across major retail channels in the UAE from the first week of October for 1,299 AED in Lagoon Green and Electric Graphite colours.