motorola edge 40 Pro with 6.67″ FHD+ 165Hz OLED display, Snapdragon 8 Gen 2, 12GB RAM, IP68 waterproof body announced

motorola has introduced the edge 40 Pro, the global version of the moto X40 was introduced back in December in China. It has a 6.67-inch FHD+ 165Hz 10-bit OLED screen with Dolby Vision, in-display fingerprint scanner. It is powered by Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC with up to 12GB LPDDR5X RAM and 256GB UFS 4.0 storage.

The phone has a 50MP main camera, 50MP ultra-wide-angle camera with macro option, 12MP 2X portrait telephoto lens and a 60MP front camera. It has IP68 ratings for dust and water resistance. It has ThinkShield, Moto Secure, and Family Space features.

The phone has a sandblasted aluminium middle frame and a matte glass back with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection that provides a silky feel. It packs a 4600mAh battery with support for 125W wired fast charging that can charge up to 50% in 7 minutes. There is also 15W wireless charging and 5W reverse charging.

motorola edge 40 Pro specifications
  • 6.67-inch (2400×1080 pixels) FHD+ 10-bit OLED display, 165Hz refresh rate, Dolby Vision, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection
  • Octa Core Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 4nm Mobile Platform with Adreno next-gen GPU
  • 12GB LPDDR5X RAM, 256GB UFS 4.0 storage
  • Android 13
  • Dual SIM (eSIM + nano)
  • 50MP main camera with f/1.8 aperture, OIS, 50MP 114° ultra-wide autofocus camera, 2.5cm macro option, f/2.2 aperture, 12MP 2X portrait telephoto camera with f/1.6 aperture
  • 60MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture
  • USB Type-C Audio, Stereo speakers, Dolby Atmos, 4 microphones
  • Water and dust resistant (IP68)
  • Dimensions: 161.3×74×8.59mm; Weight: 199g
  • 5G SA/NSA, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ax (2.4GHz/5GHz) MIMO, Bluetooth 5.3, GPS, USB Type-C, NFC
  • 4600mAh battery, 125W TurboPower fast charging, 15W wireless charging, 5W reverse charging
Pricing and availability

The motorola edge 40 Pro comes in Interstellar Black and Lunar Blue colours and is priced at an MSRP of €899.99 (US$ 985 / Rs. 80,930 approx.)£799.99.

It is already rolling out in Europe and UK, and will roll out to selected markets across Latin America in the following weeks, said the company. No details about the India launch yet.

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