motorola edge 40 with 6.55″ 144Hz OLED display, Dimensity 8020, IP68 ratings launched in India for Rs. 29,999

motorola just launched the edge 40, the company’s latest smartphone in the edge series in India, as it had announced. It packs a 6.55-inch FHD+ pOLED curved screen with 144Hz refresh rate, is powered by Dimensity 8020 SoC with support for 14 5G bands, has 8GB of RAM, and 256GB storage.

It has a 50MP main camera with OIS and 13-megapixel ultra-wide camera with macro option. There is a 32MP camera on the front. The phone has an ultra-thin metal middle frame, and the thickness of the phone is just 7.49mm.

The phone has a sandblasted aluminium frame, curved vegan leather matte acrylic back options and also has IP68 ratings for dust and water resistance. It packs a 4400mAh battery with 68W TurboPower fast charging, and also comes with 15W wireless charging.

motorola edge 40 specifications
  • 6.55-inch (2400×1080 pixels) FHD+ 8-bit pOLED display with 144Hz refresh rate, 360Hz touch sampling rate, Up to 1200 nits brightness
  • Octa Core (4 x 2.6GHz A78+ 4 x 2GHz A55) Dimensity 8020 6nm processor with Mali-G77 MC9 GPU
  • 8GB LPDDR4X RAM, 256GB UFS 3.1 storage
  • Android 13
  • Dual SIM (nano + eSIM)
  • 50MP main camera with f/1.4 aperture, Quad Pixel Technology, OIS, 13MP 120° ultra-wide autofocus camera, f/2.2 aperture, macro option, LED flash
  • 32MP front camera with f/2.4 aperture, Quad Pixel Technology
  • USB Type-C Audio, Stereo speakers, Dolby Atmos, 3 microphones
  • Water and dust resistant (IP68)
  • Dimensions: 158.43×71.99×7.58mm (Arcylic) / 7.49mm (Leather); Weight:  167g (Arcylic) / 171g (Leather)
  • 5G SA/NSA (n1/n2/n3/n5/n7/n8/n20/n28/n38/n40/n41/n66/n77/n78 bands), Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ax (2.4GHz/5GHz), Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, USB Type-C, NFC
  • 4600mAh battery, 68W TurboPower fast charging, 15W wireless charging, 5W reverse charging
Pricing and availability

The motorola edge 40 comes in Eclipse Black with an acrylic back, as well as Nebula Green and Lunar Blue with a vegan leather back and is priced at Rs. 29,999 for the single 8GB + 256GB model.

It is now available for pre-order from Flipkart and will go on sale starting from May 30th from Flipkart, and offline stores.

Launch offer

  • Extra Rs. 2000 off on exchange
  • Rs. 5,000/month with No Cost EMIs with HDFC, SBI, ICICI and AXIS bank cards
  • One time screen replacement worth Rs. 9500 for pre-order till 30th May 2023

Commenting on the launch, Prashant Mani, Executive Director – Motorola Asia Pacific, said:

motorola edge 40 is the perfect blend of cutting-edge technology, impeccable design and software experiences, that caters to the ever-evolving demands of our consumers. It exemplifies our commitment to providing our consumers with the best-in-class smartphone experience, that enables them to stay ahead in today’s fast-paced world. We are confident that this will be a game changer in India’s smartphone market, setting new benchmarks for its segment.

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