Motorola Edge 40 Neo is all set to go official in India on September 21 but ahead of the official release, the pricing of the phone has been tipped online. The upcoming model is said to debut as a mid-range handset. The Motorola Edge 40 Neo was launched in select markets last week. It features a 144Hz refresh rate display and runs on the MediaTek Dimensity 7030 SoC. The Motorola Edge 40 Neo has a dual rear camera setup led by a 50-megapixel primary sensor.
Tipster Abhishek Yadav (@yabhishekhd) claimed that the Motorola Edge 40 Neo will be priced at Rs. 24,999 in India. In this price range, the handset could compete with the likes of the Poco X5 Pro, Samsung Galaxy M53 5G, and Realme 10 Pro+. This is in line with a previous leak that also suggested that the handset will be priced under Rs. 25,000 in the country.
Motorola Edge 40 Neo will debut in India on September 21. It is confirmed to go on sale via Flipkart. The e-commerce website has created a dedicated microsite revealing the specifications of the handset.
In the EMEA region, the Motorola Edge 40 Neo was unveiled with a price tag of EUR 399 (roughly Rs. 35,400) for the lone 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant.
Motorola Edge 40 Neo specifications
The Motorola Edge 40 Neo runs on Android 13 and features a 6.55-inch full-HD+(1,080x2,400 pixels) poLED curved display with 144Hz refresh rate. It is powered by an octa-core MediaTek Dimensity 7030 SoC paired with 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB of inbuilt storage.
For optics, the Motorola Edge 40 Neo has a dual rear camera setup, comprising a 50-megapixel primary sensor with optical image stabilisation (OIS) support and a 13-megapixel sensor with an ultra-wide-angle lens. On the front, it has a 32-megapixel camera. It has an IP68 rating for dust and splash resistance. The handset is backed by a 5,000mAh battery with 68W wired fast charging support.
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