Motorola Edge S launched with Snapdragon 870 SoC, 64MP camera, and more: price, specs

Motorola Edge S is the first smartphone to be powered by the flagship Snapdragon 870 chipset.

Highlights
  • Motorola Edge S has been launched in China
  • Key specs include the Snapdragon 870 SoC, 64MP triple rear cameras, and 5,000mAh battery
  • Motorola Edge S price starts at around Rs 22,500

Motorola Edge S price and specifications have finally been revealed as the smartphone goes official in China. The device touts a curved rear panel and an edge-to-edge display with two hole-punch cutouts. Notably, this is the first smartphone to be powered by the all-new Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 5G flagship chipset that succeeds the Snapdragon 865 SoC. Motorola Edge S specs also include 64MP triple rear cameras, a 5,000mAh battery, and a 90Hz display, among other things. Motorola Edge S price falls approximately under Rs 25,000 but there is no word yet on its launch in India.

Motorola Edge S price

Motorola Edge S price in China starts at CNY 1,999 (approx Rs 22,500) for the base variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. The phone also comes in 8GB + 128GB and 8GB + 256GB variants that are priced at CNY 2,399 (approx Rs 27,000) and CNY 2,799 (approx Rs 31,600), respectively. The smartphone is available in Emerald Ryuko and Early Sunny colour options. It is up for pre-orders now and the first sale starts on February 3rd.

Motorola Edge S specifications

Motorola Edge S sports a 6.7-inch FHD+ (2520×1800) LCD display with a 90Hz refresh rate, HDR10 support, and 21:9 aspect ratio. The smartphone is powered by the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC paired with up to 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage. The chipset is based on a 7nm process, comes with 5G support, and offers a clock speed of up to 3.2GHz.

The Motorola smartphone is equipped with four sensors on the back that includes three cameras and a TOF sensor. There is a 64MP primary sensor, a 16MP wide-angle lens, and a 2MP depth sensor. The phone also gets a 16MP primary and 8MP wide-angle front-facing cameras for selfies. Motorola Edge S houses a 5,000mAh battery and supports 20W fast charging. The device comes with IP52 splash resistance and a headphone jack, among other things.

  • 6.7-inch FHD+ 90Hz display
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 870 SoC
  • 64MP triple rear cameras
  • 5,000mAh battery (20W fast charging support)