Mihul Robin DasAugust 11, 2022, 14:27:23 IST
After being forced to cancel the actual launch event that was supposed to be It will be held on August 2Motorola has finally launched the much awaited 2022 Moto Razr in China today. The Moto Razr 2022 is supposed to handle the recently launched Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4.
Motorola also launched the Moto X30 Pro, and the Moto S30 Pro, of which the X30 Pro is the real flagship device from the Chinese tech giant.
The newly unveiled Razr 2022 is a flagship device featuring the latest Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 chipset. The new Razr also has a 144Hz foldable P-OLED display, a secondary display, two 50MP cameras on the back, and a large battery that can be charged quickly.
On the other hand, comes the Moto X30 Pro With a main camera of 200 megapixels, and some specifications at the highest level. For example, you get a Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 chipset and you get a 4,500mAh battery with 125W fast charging and 50W wireless charging.
We take a look at the specifications and pricing of the Moto Razr 2022 and X30 Pro, and the expected dates for their launch in India.
Moto Razr 2022: Specifications
The Moto Razr 2022 features a 6.7-inch foldable P-OLED panel with a perforated design. The screen supports FHD+ resolution, 144Hz refresh rate, 10-bit color, HDR10+, and DC dimming. The back panel of the device has a 2.7-inch P-OLED display. The secondary screen will have more functionality than the Galaxy Z Flip 4 and can be used as a viewfinder for the rear cameras, to check messages, or even to play light games.
Above the secondary screen is a horizontal dual-camera setup, which houses a 50-megapixel camera that supports OIS, and a 13-megapixel ultra-wide camera, which also acts as a macro camera. The in-display aperture houses a 32-megapixel camera.
The device runs on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 chipset, which is paired with up to 16GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 512GB of UFS 3.1 storage. The device runs on Android 12 operating system, which is covered with MyUI 4.0. The device comes with Ready For 3.5 support, which allows users to connect it to an external device to take advantage of the full desktop experience.
The Moto Razr 2022 comes with a 3,500mAh battery that supports 33W fast charging. For connectivity, the device gets dual SIM, 5G, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, NFC, and a USB-C port.
Moto X30 Pro: Specifications
The Moto X30 Pro is truly Motorola’s flagship device this year. The device gets a 6.7-inch screen that supports a refresh rate of 144Hz.
The device is powered by the Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 chip, which comes with up to 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 512GB of UFS 3.1 storage.
The camera is where things get interesting. Moto X30 Pro is the world’s first smartphone with a 200MP camera and Uses Samsung ISOCELL HP1 sensor. It also has a 50MP sensor with an ultra-wide lens and a 12MP telephoto camera. There is also a 60MP selfie camera on the front.
The smartphone also has a 4,500mAh battery pack that supports 125W fast charging support. Through this, the device can charge up to 50 percent in just 7 minutes and 100 percent in 19 minutes. It even supports 50W wireless charging as well.
Moto Razr 2022: Pricing and Launch India
The base 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant of the Moto Razr 2022 is priced at 5,999 yuan, or roughly $890. Next, the 8GB RAM + 256GB storage variant costs 6,499 yuan, or roughly $970, while the top-tier 12GB RAM + 512GB storage variant costs around 7,299 yuan, or $1,083.
The pricing of the devices in India will be similar to what we see in the international market, plus some taxes. Although it has not been proven yet, it is likely that the device will be brought to India by the end of October this year.
Moto X30 Pro: Pricing and launch in India
The Moto X30 Pro starts at 3699 Yuan, or approximately $549, for the base 8GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. The 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant costs 4,199 yuan or roughly $623 while the top-of-the-line 12GB + 512GB model costs 4,499 yuan or roughly $668, making it one of the more Affordable this year.
As of this writing, the Moto X30 Pro is limited to China only, where it will go on sale starting August 15th. However, Motorola plans to sell the device globally. It remains to be seen when exactly the device will come to India but if they bring it here, it will likely be launched by the end of October.