Motorola launched its flagship device Edge Plus in USA. It’s been 4 years since Motorola launch a proper flagship device. Motorola has focused on their very popular mid-range G and Z series smartphones. This will be the second device after the razor fold that Motorola launch with high-end specs. In 2020 Motorola is back with a proper flagship smartphone Motorola Edge Plus. This device has been in leaks and rumors from the past several weeks. It is an answer to all those popular flagships out in the market. Launching this device Motorola shows that they also can make a proper flagship smartphone.
This will be the first device from Motorola that supports 5G connectivity and wireless charging. Motorola also confirms that in upcoming days they will launch another smartphone called “EDGE” this will be an upper mid-range smartphone that will support snapdragon 765 SOC and 5G.
Motorola Edge plus has everything that a premium flagship requires in 2020. The star of the show displays is an edge to edge waterfall display that wrapping nearly 90° around both sides. It has 6.67 inches super AMOLED Screen with FHD+ Resolution and a pixel density of 385 PPI. This display supports a 90hz refresh rate and HDR10+. The edges of the display light up when you got a notification or when you charging the phone, you can use gestures or jump between different apps from the side of the screen. It supports the in-display fingerprint scanner.
Not just the display Motorola has paid attention to the audio. Motorola claims that two powerful stereo speakers produce the loudest audio output ever, with incredible richness and clarity. You will get deeper bass and crisp, clean vocals, even when cranked up to higher volumes. It also has a headphone jack which is rare to see in flagship devices.
Talking about the cameras, it has a triple camera setup 108MP the main sensor with the aperture of f1.8, an 8MP telephoto camera with the aperture of f2.4, a16MP ultra-wide, and a TOF sensor for depth. From the rear, you can shoot video up to 6K and it supports video stabilization. At least on paper, the on-camera department this device seems to compete with other flagship smartphones which launched in 2020. On the front side there a punch hole housing a 25MP Camera.
This device is powered by a snapdragon 865 processor packed with LPDDR 5 12GB of ram and 256GB UFS3.0 Storage. On the connectivity side, it has Bluetooth 5.1, Wi-Fi, USB-Type C, and headphone jack.
This device comes with android 10 and topped with moto UI. Motorola UI has always famous for its stock android experience. It is clean and free from bloatware. With useful gestures, Motorola makes this phone handy. Double chop to the flashlight, twist to launch the camera are still there. Motorola also introduces a new feature called “MY UX”, using this feature users can customize gestures and themes for their device. The battery capacity of this device is massive, it has 5000mah battery and it supports 18w fast charging and also the support of 15w wireless charging.
Motorola edge plus is available in the USA, with a price tag of $999. This device offers some of the best specs that check all the boxes. However, there are other options oneplus 8 pros at $899, and with an extra $200 you will get Samsung S20.
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