Motorola Unveils edge 40: Slimmest 5G Phone with IP68 Protection and 144Hz Display

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Motorola, renowned for its innovative smartphones, has once again disrupted the Indian smartphone market with the launch of the motorola edge 40. This latest addition to the premium edge franchise introduces several world-first and segment-first features, solidifying Motorola’s position as India’s best 5G smartphone brand.

The motorola edge 40 boasts the distinction of being the world’s slimmest 5G smartphone, combined with an IP68 rating for underwater protection. Despite its super-slim design, the device remains lightweight and offers a premium vegan leather finish with a metal frame. It comes in exciting colors such as Green and Black, with an additional option of a PMMA acrylic glass finish in blue. The IP68 rating ensures the phone is ideal for adventure enthusiasts, providing peace of mind against accidental water submersion.

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At the heart of the motorola edge 40 is the world’s first MediaTek Dimensity 8020 Processor, which delivers exceptional performance. Paired with a segment-first 144Hz 3D curved display (6.55″ pOLED HDR10+), the smartphone offers an immersive visual experience. The device’s camera setup is equally impressive, featuring a 50MP main camera with the widest f/1.4 aperture available in a smartphone, OIS (Optical Image Stabilization), and flagship-grade features like Horizon Lock. These camera capabilities ensure stunning images and videos in any lighting condition.

In terms of performance, the motorola edge 40 excels with the blazing-fast MediaTek Dimensity 8020 chipset. The chipset enhances gaming experiences with smoother frame rates, supports higher resolution videos, and enables fast download speeds on 5G and Wi-Fi networks. With 8GB of RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.1 storage, users have ample room for their photos, movies, songs, apps, and games. The phone supports 14 5G bands, 3 Carrier Aggregation, and WiFi 6, ensuring seamless and fast connectivity.

The device’s 6.55″ 144Hz pOLED display with borderless 3D curved edges provides an all-encompassing view, perfect for streaming content and gaming. With Full HD+ resolution, HDR10+ certification, and DCI-P3 color range, the display delivers a sharper picture with vibrant and true-to-life colors. The motorola edge 40 also offers immersive audio with Dolby Atmos®, providing a richer audio experience for entertainment through stereo speakers or headphones.

Photography enthusiasts will appreciate the advanced camera system of the motorola edge 40. Its 50MP main camera with an f/1.4 aperture captures more light for sharper photos, while the 13MP ultrawide camera with Macro Vision allows users to fit more into the frame or get closer to the subject. The 32MP hi-res selfie camera ensures excellent group or solo shots in all lighting conditions. Additionally, flagship-grade camera features like Horizon Lock Stabilization, Video Portrait, Audio Zoom, and Vlog Mode offer creative possibilities without limitations.

To keep up with the fast-paced lifestyle, the motorola edge 40 features a powerful 4400mAh battery that provides long-lasting battery life. The 68W TurboPower™ charging allows users to recharge the phone in just 10 minutes, providing enough power to last the day. Moreover, the device supports 15W wireless charging, making it the first and only smartphone in its segment to offer wireless charging.

The motorola edge 40 runs on the latest Android 13 and prioritizes security with Moto Secure and Thinkshield for mobile security. Moto Secure offers users vital security and privacy features, including network security management, app permission control

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Availability & Pricing

The motorola edge 40 is available in three stunning colour variants, Reseda Green and Eclipse Black in vegan leather finish and Lunar Blue in PMMA (acrylic glass) finish. The smartphone will go on sale from 30 th May 2023, 12 PM on Flipkart, and leading retail stores including Reliance Digital.

Launch Price: Rs. 29,999

The product will also be available on Pre-order starting 23 rd May, 12PM onwards on Flipkart.

Affordability Offers:

Consumers can choose from the following two offers to purchase the device:

1- Rs. 2,000 Additional bump-up on exchange – making the effective price of the product Rs.
2- No Cost EMIs up to 6 months on HDFC, SBI, ICICI and AXIS bank cards – making the effective
ownership cost Rs.5,000/month.

Exclusive Pre-order Offer:

Pre-order consumers get an exclusive Screen Damage Protection Plan for getting a 1-time screen replacement worth Rs 9500. This offer is available exclusively on Flipkart and valid till 30 th May, 2023 –11:59 am only.

Operator Offers:

  • Consumers can avail additional benefits worth Rs. 3100 from Reliance Jio.
  • This includes 100GB of additional 5G data (10GB per month) worth Rs 1000 along partner offers from
    Ajio, Ixigo, ET Prime worth Rs 1050.
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