Motorola Edge 40 promo videos leaked; Official images reveal key specs, design
The Motorola Edge 40 promotional video has leaked online. The next Motorola smartphone is expected to debut in Europe and other markets soon. Motorola has yet to confirm the launch date for the new Edge 40 series smartphone, which will sit under the Motorola Edge 40 Pro. The leaked Motorola Edge 40 video reveals some of the key specs and features ahead of its launch. Tipster Evan Blass aka EvLeaks also leaked official images of the Edge 40.
The video revealed the Motorola Edge 40 in its black color option. The phone will sport a curved display with a punch-hole cutout in the top center for the front camera. It has a vegan leather finish on the back with the Motorola batwing logo in the center. The phone has a dual-camera setup on the back with a dual-LED flash module. The text on the camera module also confirms that the Motorola Edge 40 will feature a 50-megapixel main camera sensor with support for optical image stabilization (OIS). The main camera will have an aperture of f/1.4, which the company says will be the widest of any smartphone.
The Edge 40 has an IP68 rating for water and dust resistance. The bottom edge of the phone has a USB Type-C port, speaker grill, and SIM tray. The power and volume buttons are located on the right side.
The tipster too downloaded the design makes all four color options likely to be available for the next handset. Along with the black color option, the Edge 40 will also come in red and green tones with a vegan leather back panel. There is also a light blue colorway, which appears to have an acrylic back.
Phone specs have leaked in the past. The Motorola Edge 40 is said to sport a 6.55-inch Full HD+ pOLED display with a 144Hz refresh rate. It will feature a MediaTek Dimensity 8020 SoC under the hood. The phone is said to pack at least 8GB of RAM and offers up to 256GB of storage.
A separate report from MySmartPrice revealed that the device will pack a 4,400mAh battery with support for 68W fast charging and 15W wireless charging.
The device will have an in-display fingerprint scanner and support HDR10+. On the back, the main camera will be accompanied by a 13-megapixel ultra-wide camera. For selfies, the Motorola Edge 40 will have a 32-megapixel front camera. It is said to be launched in four colors – Lunar Blue, Nebula Green, Eclipse Black and Magenta.