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Motorola Edge (2021)

From $500 From 36 595 ₽ From 13 500 ₴
Status: Available.
Announced: August 2021.OS: Android 11. VDRD caring review: We advise you to buy!
  • Screen 6.7" IPS LCD
  • Rear сamera 108 MP Wide 3 modules
  • Selfie camera 32 MP Wide
  • CPU 8 cores Snapdragon 778G 5G (6 nm)
  • Memory 8 GB RAM
  • Storage 256 GB ROM
  • Memory cards
  • Battery 5 000 mAh
  • Thickness 9 mm
  • Sim Cards 1 items
  • 5G network
  • WaterProof
All characteristics

Short description Motorola Edge (2021)

This is a smartphone on Android 11 with a very fast and productive processor, with a huge touchscreen size, with a very cool camera that has 3 modules (108 MP Wide, 8 MP UltraWide, 2 MP Depth sensor), and the front camera here turned out to be very high quality, which can make beautiful selfies. And Motorola Edge (2021) has such features: cut-out notch above the screen (so that a selfie camera, speakers and additional sensors are placed there), dust and water protection.

Disclaimer. The table shows the main technical characteristics of the device. For a full list of features and capabilities of this model, see the manufacturer’s website. We can not guarantee that the information on this page is 100% correct.

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Android version and market relevance

The company Motorola in August 2021 officially announced its new smartphone Motorola Edge (2021) in the series of mobile devices Motorola Edge. In our subjective opinion, this year one of the important parameters for smartphones has become support for 5G networks, and this new model has received such a characteristic. As well as many other smartphones with support for 5G networks in our catalog.

“Out of the box” on the new smartphone installed Android 11, which did not receive any version updates.

Screen, body and battery

The case Motorola Edge (2021) has got interesting features: very thin side frames, cutout above the screen for a selfie camera and sensors, protection from dust and water (in the standards allowed by the standard, the smartphone can be influenced by water, submerged, etc.).

The screen Motorola Edge (2021) is made using the IPS LCD technology, has a diagonal 6.7 inches and refresh rate 144 Hz. If the smoothness of the interface is important for you (especially in mobile games), then you need to choose smartphones with screens that have a refresh rate higher than 120 times per second. Such a very large main touch screen certainly affects the dimensions of the case, which has a thickness of 9 mm. Also inside the case is a battery with a capacity of 5 000 mAh. This model could become a flip smartphone and get into our catalog on a separate page, where all phones with flexible screens are collected. Unfortunately, this did not happen. And therefore, if you are interested in smartphones with such top-end characteristics, we advise you to look at them in our catalog and get a deeper understanding in which direction the entire mobile electronics industry is moving. Perhaps, in a couple of years, every second person on the planet will have such flip smartphones.

Main camera and selfie camera

A selfie camera is located in front of the screen with one lens: 32 MP Wide. Among all the cameras, this we attributed to the segment good cameras. This model has a front camera as usual at the top of the screen, like 99.9% of all smartphones. But, if this makes you bored, then we can offer smartphones with pop-up front camera. In these models, the front camera is located inside the body and goes up only when you activate the front camera mode. It sounds interesting, but how convenient it is and how long this mechanism will work is not yet clear.

The main camera got several modules (triple camera smartphones): 108 MP Wide + 8 MP UltraWide + 2 MP Depth sensor, located on the back of the body. We defined it in the segment super cool mobile cameras. Directly without hesitation can buy this smartphone and enjoy your photos and videos shot on it. Why do you need a camera with multiple modules in a smartphone? And what are the advantages of such a camera? This allows you to take very beautiful portraits with bokeh (blurred background) effect. And an additional lens with a different focal length provides a high-quality approximation (zoom) for photography. In addition, software algorithms can improve the quality of the photo after processing frames from each camera module.

Processor and Internal Memory

After a lot of leaks, we now know all characteristics of the Motorola Edge (2021). The smartphone received 8-core processor on the chipset Snapdragon 778G 5G (6 nm). RAM is built-in 8 GB.

But the most interesting is the built-in memory of 256 GB. This is the only option that is produced by the manufacturer. But memory cards, unfortunately, with this smartphone, you can not use, because the manufacturer did not provide for them a slot.

Price for Motorola Edge (2021): buy or not to buy?

So this is Motorola Edge (2021) after the official announcement. This novelty hit the top, the most flagship segment of smartphones.

Buy Motorola Edge (2021) you can after the beginning of official sales, which start in  September 2021. And now the price from the manufacturer is known — it′s $500 without taxes and fees. The price-to-feature ratio of this smartphone is not bad, because there is is just a huge screen, and the camera is sooooo cool, and the frontcamera is also very cool.

If you are looking for a good current smartphone, which is now on sale, then visit the page DROID smartphones in our catalog. There we select only the best models from different price segments. You will have plenty to choose from!

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20 August 2021

Motorola Edge (2021) announced in the US market with a promo price of $500 at the start of sales

The promo price tag of $500 will be available shortly after the start of sales on September 2, 2021. Later, the price tag will increase to $700.

Motorola Edge (2021)
Motorola Edge (2021)

Motorola Edge (2021) detailed specifications: 108MP + 8MP + 2MP triple camera and 32MP selfie camera, Snapdragon 778G chipset with 5G module and 256GB of internal storage and 8GB of RAM. The smartphone has a 6.7-inch IPS screen with a 144Hz refresh rate. The 5000mAh battery can be charged via 30W fast wired charging. The body of the smartphone has received protection from water and dust according to the IP52 standard.

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